Space Systems Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2020-02-04
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Chantilly
Virginia
20151
United States

Description

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Space Systems Engineer (SSE) is a technical/ engineering professional who performs system or enterprise level systems engineering across the life-cycle on complex Space Systems acquisition processes. The SSE provides expert advice and manages systems engineering processes and implementation for System Program Office developed space system, including the space vehicle, payloads, launch vehicle, and ground systems.  This position requires an exceptional degree of ingenuity, creativity, and resourcefulness.  The SSE will apply and/or develop highly advanced technologies, scientific principles, theories and concepts. The SSE is viewed as expert within the field.

Qualifications

Education: BS in aerospace engineering, science, or a relatable STEM field or equivalent recent experience in systems engineering or acquisition

Bachelors and twenty (18) years or more experience; Masters and eighteen (16) years or more experience; PhD or JD and fifteen (15) years or more experience

Active TS/SCI clearance with Poly

Effective interpersonal briefing and writing skills

Demonstrated ability to work both independently and as a team in a fast paced, dynamic environment


Desired Qualifications

 
Experience with NRO acquisition efforts

PMP or DAWIA Level III or equivalent certification