Senior Systems Engineer (DO Collaboration) - Military veterans preferred

2020-06-14
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Colorado Springs
Colorado
80921
United States

Description

SAIC is seeking a Senior Systems Engineer to support the Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station (CMAFS) in its efforts to protect North America, by performing a variety of operations, maintenance, and sustainment tasks at customer and field locations 24/7. This position is contingent upon award of contract.

 

The NISSC II effort establishes requirements for OM&S that support classified communications and processing for Command and Control (C2) capability in organizational work centers at Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station (CMAFS), Peterson Air Force Base (PAFB), Colorado; Offutt AFB (OAFB), Nebraska; Vandenberg AFB (VAFB), California; and other sites, worldwide.  This specific position will have a place of performance in Colorado Springs.

 

The DO collaboration system engineer acts as a member of the Run Ahead team that decomposes Agile user requirement Epics into Features and Stories actionable by the Cross Functional Agile Teams (CFAT), often leading projects in this area as part of the customer efforts to mature existing capabilities and helping develop new agile lab environment capabilities, at the customer sites and at the Catalyst Campus Innovation Center in Colorado Springs. 

 
Specific duties, may include, but not be limited to:
  • Conduct technical analysis of product implementations, modifications and enhancements IAW specific customer specifications, troubleshoot technical problems and issues, determines technical solution IAW product and customer specifications, and recommend courses of actions to customer representatives.

  • Performing concept of operations formulation, requirements definition, analysis and engineering, system architecting, system analysis and design, interface and data architectures, validation and verification, systems integration, system & op. performance analysis, Lifecycle cost analysis & estimation, decision analysis and physical configuration analysis (PCA)

  • Ensuring the logical and systematic conversion of product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints

  • Performing functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software or engineering specifications

  • Providing specific, detailed information for selection, implementation techniques, and tools for the most efficient solution to meet business needs, including present and future capacity requirements

  • May be concerned with floor layout, power & cooling, data storage, infrastructure management, backup, monitoring, operating systems, directory services, identity management, access management, and automation from an IT perspective


Qualifications

Technical Skills and Background Experience Requirements:
  • Secret clearance required, with the ability to obtain a TS/SCI

  • May be required to meet DoD 8570 certification eligibility requirements within the first 3 months of employment, depending on specific duties

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree and three (3) years or more experience.  Six years of experience, or four years’ experience and an associate’s degree, can substitute for a bachelor’s degree

  • 3 years of general System engineering experience, to include: either in Agile or traditional system engineering ‘V’ activities

  • 3 years of requirement management experience

Desired Skills: 

  • Domain knowledge in Missile Warning or Missile Defense

  • Experience in Agile Development methodologies as they apply to Systems Engineering (especially in decomposing requirements from Epic, through Feature, to Story levels)

  • Experience in algorithm development

  • System sell off (Requirement Validation)

  • Development of Concept of Operations (CONOP), System Requirements (SRD), and Interface Control (ICD) documents

  • System of Systems integration experience

  • System Modeling experience (static, dynamic, and parametric)

  • Department of Defense Architecture Framework (DoDAF) experience

  • Tool knowledge: DOORS, Rhapsody

  • Familiarity with military customs and courtesies