Model Based Systems Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States


SAIC in support of the Remote Sensing (RS) Systems Engineering & Integration (SE&I) team in El Segundo, CA has an immediate need for an engineer with Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) experience, or a Masters in Systems Engineering who can perform MBSE model development for the RS Enterprise to enable a Digital Engineering framework.  Candidate will work with the Mission Engineering team to provide SE&I support to the Space and Missile Systems Center RS Directorate (SMC/RS).  Major responsibilities of the position include:
  • Support the planning and execution of MBSE model development in support of systems engineering objectives and program milestones
  • Developing MBSE models to support architecture development and digital engineering initiatives
  • Production of model views, including DoDAF products, to support program milestones and documentation
  • Enable the generation of systems engineering documentation for requirements, ICDs, systems design, CONOPS, verification and test
  • Supporting analysis activities utilizing MBSE models and tool
  • Supporting development of study plans for architecture development and special trade studies
  • Supporting integration of architectures with other components of the technical baseline
  • Collaborating with prime contractors, other support contractors, government civilians, and members of the U.S. Air Force


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Math, Science, or Engineering
  • Active Top Secret Clearance
  • 2+ years of demonstrated Systems Engineering and Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) experience or a Master’s degree in Systems Engineering with emphasis on MBSE
  • Knowledge of DoDAF and architecture development
  • Understanding of fundamental model development and the application to architecture or system design
  • Experienced at self-starting, seeking solutions, and works well in a team environment
  • Demonstrated high excellence in verbal and written communication skills, as well as organizational skills

Desired Qualifications


  • Advanced Degree in Systems Engineering, Math, Science, or Engineering
  • Experience with Overhead Persistent Infrared (OPIR) and/or Space-based Weather programs highly desired
  • Familiarity with Air Force/DoD customers in an acquisition environment, with Space systems (especially at SMC), Space-Based Environmental Monitoring systems, OPIR systems, and ground and space system acquisition
  • Active or ability to obtain Top Secret/SCI Clearance