Systems Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee

United States


Systems Engineer

This Principal Systems Engineer position is located in Dallas, TX. The successful candidate will provide architecture design, implementation oversight, systems integration, verification and validation, interface management and general technical assessments to the Advanced Sensors Technologies (AST) Program Office (PO) for the Littoral Surveillance Radar System (LSRS) and Advanced Airborne Sensor (AAS).

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: supporting development and refinement of system architectures to include requirements definition; supporting conceptual design; investigating emerging technologies/concepts; providing technical support for contractual documentation; performing engineering studies to support program requirements; analyze current capabilities, identify shortfalls and propose improvements; evaluation of contract proposals for technical feasibility; risk analysis and mitigation; supporting integration of into system architecture and systems of systems; providing technical support to specification verification activities; root cause investigation; assist in the development of sensor calibration and production manufacturing processes; providing support for interface management and compliance; providing technical, cost, and schedule monitoring and assessment of AST efforts;


A Bachelor’s Degree in an Engineering or Technical field with a minimum of eight (8) years of experience is required. In lieu of education, 12 years’ directly related work experience.

  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Effective organizational skills with the ability to multi-task in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrated ability to work with integrated teams comprised of military, civilian, and contractor personnel
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products
  • Experience working in a DoD security environment
  • Work closely with engineering teams to evaluate, integrate and deliver radar and sensor technologies

Preferred Skills

  • Hands-on experience operating aircraft, airborne systems, or weapon systems
  • Operational experience with DoD active duty customers
  • Experience with Advanced Sensor Technologies Program Office

Additional Notes

Applicant selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. A Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) completed within the past five years is required.

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