Senior Systems Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee

United States

Senior Systems Engineer

Location AL - Huntsville

Req # 5787

Minimum Clearance Required Secret

Thank you for your interest in joining the KBR team. Together, we can leverage the next generation of advanced technologies to deliver industry-leading capabilities across land, air, sea, space, and cyberspace. Our goal is to deliver innovative solutions using an agile, mission-first approach to address the most difficult technical challenges facing our customers. The only way that we can tackle these challenges is by recruiting the brightest minds in the industry to join our team.

General Job Overview:

The Senior Systems Engineer will support a dynamic group of Mechanical, Test, Configuration Management, Reliability, Safety, and Quality Engineers for a Guided Multiple Launch Rocket System (GMLRS) upgrade. The Senior Systems Engineer will aid in the development and execution of major program technical reviews, including the Preliminary Design Review and Critical Design Review, and aid the Lead Engineer in ensuring all technical deliverables meet requirements. The Senior Systems Engineer will develop Integration Product Team (IPT) agenda items and assists the Lead Engineer as co-chair, where required, at IPT meetings, technical interchange meetings, design reviews, and working-group meetings. The Senior Systems Engineer will work with subcontractors to ensure the overall technical quality, performance, and schedule for engineering deliverables for all phases of the program from design analysis & definition, verification & validation, to post-delivery product support efforts. The Senior Systems Engineer will be responsible for generating engineering documentation to support program deliverables and milestones (see required experience).


Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Systems Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, or other related technical discipline

Must have 10-15 years of professional experience

Experience across the program development life cycle (requirements, design, implementation, test, and sustainment)

Experience developing program documentation including requirements specifications, interface control documentation, systems engineering management plans, configuration management plans, test plans, test reports, and other associated documentation

Ability to obtain and maintain security clearance

Education Requirements:

Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree

Associate's Degree plus 2 years of experience is equivalent to a Bachelor's Degree

Two years of Military technical training is equivalent to an Associate’s Degree

Bachelor's Degree plus two years of experience is equivalent to a Master's Degree.


MS in a technical or scientific field

KBR is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other factor protected by law.