Junior Microelectronics Systems Engineer - Military veterans preferred

SAIC (www.saic.com)


  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC is seeking a Junior Microelectronics Systems Engineer to support the Deputy Director for Research, Technology & Laboratories (RT&L) in the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering (USD(R&E)) in the management and execution of the Department of Defense (DoD) Trusted and Assured Microelectronics (T&AM) program. The systems engineer’s primary role is to support the Government T&AM Program Manager in evaluating technological approaches, synchronizing DoD efforts, and executing the trusted microelectronics strategy for Application-Specific Integrated Circuits, Field Programmable Gate Arrays, and other microelectronics components.


Job responsibilities, include, but are not limited to:

  • Support Government Program Manager in project management and execution for T&AM program elements
  • Support planning, execution and facilitation of program reviews, and bi-weekly T&AM meetings
  • Coordinate with T&AM Project Area Leads and Technical Execution Leads on technical and programmatic issues and opportunities
  • Evaluate technical approaches to solving assurance issues facing the DoD weapon system acquisition community
  • Develop and/or provide input and recommendations to T&AM abstracts, briefs, information papers, and whitepapers
  • Support Microelectronics initiatives including development of strategy, issue papers, briefings, and funding options and alternatives
  • Support development of T&AM budget justification documents in support of the annual President’s Budget
  • Engage with Joint Federated Assurance Center Hardware Assurance (HwA) and Software Assurance (SwA) communities to provide cross-flow between HwA and T&AM subtasks and other USD(R&E) tasks


  • Bachelor’s degree in an engineering discipline or related field
  • In lieu of a degree, two years of related experience
  • Experience working in microelectronics design, semiconductor device fabrication and/or foundry operations, radiation-hardened electronics, radio frequency electronics, electro-optical electronics, field-programmable gate arrays (FPGAs), defense electronics industrial base or related areas
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
Desired Qualifications:
  • Degree in electrical engineering, computer engineering, systems engineering, or related field
  • Experience in preparing, coordinating, and presenting briefings
  • Knowledge of the DoD organizational structure and budgeting process, OSD inter-office coordination, and communication protocols

Desired Qualifications