Weapon System Technology Protection Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)


  full-time   employee

United States


Weapon System Technology Protection Engineer Weapon System Technology Protection Engineer Develop innovative weapon systems to protect the Warfighter! ABOUT THIS POSITION Join a diverse team of talented and inspired engineers and analysts to support the Government in developing new Army Air and Missile Defense programs in Huntsville, Alabama. With integration activities occurring between fielded and emerging Air and Missile Defense weapon systems, and through activities sharing these systems with our Allies, the Government requires subject matter expertise in the field of technology protection engineering. The Weapon System Technology Protection Engineer incorporates resiliency in the weapons systems acquisition process via the Systems Engineering process. They will assist in the development of a requirements construct to help Missile Defense programs interpret and scope system security, acquisition security, and resilience requirements. The position requires well-rounded and in-depth technical knowledge. Consistent exercise of discretion and judgment in work performance is required. Candidates require experience with systems engineering, Foreign Military Sales, and Government customer interactions. Some travel for meetings and test events will be required.Relocation: Candidate must be a resident of the North Alabama area or able to relocate to the Huntsville - North Alabama, AL area REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Possess a Bachelor's of Science in a technical discipline or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years as a systems engineer applying scientific and engineering principles identifying security vulnerabilities to minimize or contain risks associated with these vulnerabilities for a major weapon system
  • Extensive experience applying security integration to major weapon systems within one or more of the following specialties: defense exportability features, hardware assurance, software assurance, anti-tamper, or cybersecurity
  • Technical background in development, management, or acquisition of a major Air and Missile defense system developed for Foreign Military Sales
  • Candidate must be a US Citizen
  • Possess (and be able to maintain) a Secret Clearance


  • Broad understanding of US Army / MDA major Missile Defense system acquisition across the entire acquisition process
  • Technology specific understanding (e. g., networked systems, Commercial Off the Shelf/Government Off the Shelf and Developmental component integration)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong social skills, and ability to build consensus among peers while building solid relationships with team members, leadership, and customers
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications with strong presentation skills and capable of briefing audiences large or small of varying technical knowledge
  • Enjoy working in a dynamic, responsive, and collaborative environment, and dedicated to the success of our Government customers

WHO WE ARE: KBR Government Solutions delivers mission critical, full life cycle services that improve military readiness, drive innovation, and help ensure mission success. Since WWII, we have led many of the federal government’s most important programs in the areas of defense, space and technology. Today, our employees are solving some of the world’s most challenging problems and inspiring the future. KBR Government Solutions core capabilities include engineering, operations, logistics, science, program and acquisition management, IT, cyber and security services. We encourage an open and flexible work environment to achieve a good work-life balance.Learn more about KBR by visiting www.kbr.com/careers .

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KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and technologies across the asset and program lifecycle within the Government Solutions and Energy sectors. KBR employs approximately 38,000 people worldwide (including our joint ventures), with customers in more than 80 countries, and operations in 40 countries, across three synergistic global businesses:

Government Solutions , serving government customers globally, including capabilities that cover the full lifecycle of defense, space, aviation and other government programs and missions from research and development, through systems engineering, test and evaluation, program management, to operations, maintenance, and field logistics

Technology Solutions , featuring proprietary technology, equipment, catalysts, digital solutions and related technical services for the monetization of hydrocarbons, including refining, petrochemicals, ammonia and specialty chemicals, as well as inorganics

Energy Solutions , including onshore oil and gas; LNG (liquefaction and regasification)/GTL; oil refining; petrochemicals; chemicals; fertilizers; differentiated EPC; maintenance services (Brown & Root Industrial Services); offshore oil and gas (shallow-water, deep-water, subsea); floating solutions (FPU, FPSO, FLNG & FSRU); program management and consulting services

KBR is proud to work with its customers across the globe to provide technology, value-added services, integrated EPC delivery and long term operations and maintenance services to ensure consistent delivery with predictable results. At KBR, We Deliver .