Junior Systems Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)


  full-time   employee

Lexington Park
United States


Junior Systems Engineer

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.

You will be a high-performing member of Systems Engineering team supporting NAVAIR PMA-231 with the Advanced Hawkeye Command and Control platform. You will team with other System Engineering professionals in providing technical support for all phases of system requirements development, conducting independent technical analyses, evaluation, and assessment of system requirements, requirements development, documentation and verification. Generate and assist in the development of Statement of Work (SOW) language and Technical Assessment Reports (TAR) documents.

You will also utilize DOORS to trace requirements from Weapons System Specifications (WSS) to System Specification (SS) to Software Requirements Specifications (SRS) and generating technical reports and briefings to keep the customer informed. You will work hand-in-hand with primary contract vendors to ensure requirements adherence and in turn, secure the confidence of the NAVAIR stakeholder in the fielded system. Finally, you will interface on a daily basis with government and other contractor personnel in a team environment in support of PMA-231.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in engineering or a related technical field from an accredited college or university plus two years of experience.
  • In lie of a degree, a minimum of eight (8) years of engineering experience in the analysis, design, development, integration operation, testing and evaluation of aircraft or weapons systems is acceptable. ?
  • Knowledge of DoD systems engineering requirements, design interface requirements and specification development is required.
  • Applicant selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. A current Secret Clearance with a Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) completed within the last 6 years is required.
  • Systems engineering related to acquisition of government systems
  • Proficiency with IBM DOORS
  • Systems engineering requirements development and verification experience
  • Technical evaluation and assessment of acquisition requirements documentation such as Basis of Estimates (BOEs) and Contract Deliverables (CDRLs)
  • Development/assessment of systems engineering plans; ability to work in a fast-paced Agile environment
  • Must be able to work in a team environment
  • Must have prior customer service skills
  • Travel: 10-20% travel may be required


KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and solutions across the asset and program life cycle within the government services and technology sectors. KBR employs approximately 28,000 people worldwide with customers in more than 80 countries and operations in 40 countries. ?

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

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