Senior Hardware Systems Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC, a leading provider of systems development & deployment, targeting & intelligence analysis, systems engineering & integration, and solutions for the Intelligence Community, is seeking creative and dedicated professionals to fulfill their career goals and objectives while delivering mission excellence on programs of national importance.

We are seeking a Senior Hardware Systems Engineer to support our customer in a fast-paced and dynamic environment with broad impact to the customer’s mission. The role requires a strong problem solver, who can identify/anticipate requirements and provide creative solutions to the team. The successful candidate will be an energetic strategic professional who can support fast-moving and wide-ranging projects and initiatives.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Perform hands-on functional testing of components and/or systems that exhibit multiple functionalities
  • Handle product sell-off and also coordination and execution of post-selloff/field testing
  • Resolve technical issues between the Sponsor and Hardware Developers
  • Maintain responsibility for all front-end engineering to include generating requirements and system level documentation



  • Active TS/SCI with Poly
  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Electrical Engineering or related field.
  • Minimum of 14 years of experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Basic understanding of Link Budget
  • Experience with:
    • Satellite Communications
    • Fourier Transforms and Signal Processing
    • RF Modulation, Antenna design, and radiation pattern testing
  • Previous experience with the Intelligence Community


  • Familiarity with Linus OS, Bluetooth, Matlab, and Spectrum Analyzers
  • Previous experience working with National Laboratories
  • Working knowledge of digital communications and related IT communications technologies

Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.