Systems Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC is seeking a Systems Engineer to support efforts for the the THAAD Trainer Institutional Conduct of Fire Trainer (ICOFT) and other related software and hardware projects located onsite at Redstone Arsenal/Huntsville, AL.   

A Systems Engineer is needed for requirements maintenance, development, and sustainment, continuous process improvement, risk management, process analysis and development, and system hardware and software life cycle sustainment and development.

Job Duties:

  • Support the THAAD Trainer lead System Engineer with software and hardware development, testing and deployment to end users
  •  Analyze system, software, and hardware specifications and interface documents
  • Assist in the architecture, design and modeling of the THAAD ICOFT software
  • Provide collaborative leadership to the THAAD Systems Engineering Team and other functional teams
  • Provide leadership for interdisciplinary teams as required to resolve systems engineering issues
  • Provide system interface to project management as needed including planning, reporting, and tracking status to completion for all SE tasks
  • Perform Model-Based System Engineering to support the requirements, design, analysis, verification, and validation associated with the development of complex systems
  • Lead Agile scrums and maintain project integrated master schedules 
  • Lead cross functional teams to support software sprints and delivery
  • Generate sequence diagrams showing the interactions between software and hardware
  • Support the design of THAAD Trainer defense systems by generating CAD models and mechanical drawings in SolidWorks
  • Support production and acceptance testing of THAAD Trainer systems


Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and five (5) years of experience; four (4) years of experience accepted in lieu of degree

Required Skills:

  • Experience supporting the design, testing, and integration of complex Defense Systems
  • Expereince with DOORS management tool 
  • Familiar with THADD Trainier Systems
  • Undewrstanding of Modsel Based System Engineering practices 
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Power Point, Word, and MS Project

Required Clearance: 

  • Active Secret clearance