Principal Specialty Engineer Horizon - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


Job Title: Survivability Principal Engineer
Job Description:
SAIC is seeking a chief Intelligence engineer to provide technical intelligence support to programs for the Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center, Space Superiority Systems Directorate (SMC/SY). SMC/SY equips U.S. forces with space control systems to gain, maintain, and exploit space superiority.
Directs the planning, development, testing, deployment, and sustainment of a complex and dynamic portfolio of space-superiority capabilities of the highest national priority.
The position requires an individual with mission area experience and extensive experience in space system vulnerability analysis, survivability effectiveness methodologies, intelligence collection and production, and the ability to translate program technical requirements into intelligence requirements and survivability products to support acquisition decisions.
The successful candidate will have excellent communication and team skills.
In addition, the candidate will be expected to continually balance and adjust work priorities to meet short term work suspense and rapidly evolving customer needs in coordination with mission partners.
The position is based in Chantilly, VA or El Segundo, CA.
Job Responsibilities:
Oversees and manages the modeling and simulation analysis, intelligence support, and production of survivability products for ongoing projects and serves as liaison between project management, mission partners and the intelligence community.
Distills technical requirements into intelligence needs, documents intelligence requirements, coordinates with the intelligence community to meet program needs.
Develops acquisition documentation to support milestones.


Required Education and Experience:
14+ years of experience in intelligence analysis/engineering within the DoD and IC enterprise and/or operational intelligence support.
Bachelor of Science degree in relevant discipline.
Required Clearances:
· Active Top Secret/SCI clearance. Must be willing to obtain a Polygraph.
Desired Skills:
10+ years of experience in intelligence analysis within the DoD and IC enterprise, and./or joint operational intelligence support.
Experience with methodology development for space system survivability, kill-chain analysis and effectiveness analysis.
Master's Degree in related field, PMP certification.