Senior Model Based System engineer - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee

Lexington Park
United States


Senior Model Based System engineer


KBR is looking for a highly qualified System Engineer to be part of a fast paced dynamic team in support of a NAVAIR program.

  • Supports the execution of an advanced research and development program in system engineering/digital engineering.
  • Supports the engineering team to establish and manage digital representations of the weapon system’s technical baselines.
  • Guides the analysis and synthesis of Requirements, Interfaces, Behavior, Structure and Parametrics (RIBS-P) across the weapon systems technical baselines utilizing Model-Based System Engineering (MBSE)/SysML and various modeling and simulation tools.
  • Provides support in establishing the foundation of a digital environment across various tools and classification levels in support of program priorities.
  • Guides and manages the implementation of the necessary methods, processes, tools, training, and network data transfers to establish an efficient synchronized and cohesive digital engineering environment across.
  • Government and Industry reconciled against the authoritative source of truth.
  • Perform the following using MBSE tools/methods: Requirements analysis/synthesis, requirements definition and management, functional analysis, performance analysis, system design and trade study analysis, system integration and verification modeling, and overall model of models validation.
  • Provides Support in establishing a technical foundation to create on-ramps to rapidly integrate new capabilities, develop program descriptions/plans, and establish integrated roadmaps in support of program priorities.
  • Guides the development of the necessary model views required to obtain Government SME and stakeholder concurrence on technical baseline content to place under change and version control.
  • Coordinates definition, review and approval of system design feature attributes across the engineering team.
  • Provides support for the engineering team with model I-based evaluations of system designs as required.

Basic Qualifications :

  • Masters or PhD in Engineering from an accredited college or university. Experience cannot be substituted for education plus at least ten years of experience in Digital Engineering and MBSE.
  • Applicant selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. A current Top Secret Clearance with a Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) completed within the last 6 years is required.
  • Travel (20%) is required for this position.

Desired Experience:

  • Candidates should be proficient in SysML, MagicDraw/Cameo, MATLAB, Microsoft Office and Adobe products.
  • Must have very strong knowledge in systems engineering and design of military aircraft.
  • Candidates should have extensive experience with establishing and architecting relationships across the following types of models: analytical, parametric, virtualized hardware, simulation/emulations, and constructive.
  • Must have extensive knowledge of dependent technical disciplines and the ability to recognize various architectural patterns/ applying resultant analysis appropriately across the systems’ digital representation.
  • Experience with IBM Rhapsody, UML, C++, SQL/Access and Java.
  • Candidate should have experience working in a dynamic, schedule constrained, and complex security environment.

Contract Requirements will prevail.

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.

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