SIGINT System Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


SIGINT System Engineer

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced SIGINT Systems Engineer SME to join our team. As a senior SIGINT Systems Engineer, you will use a holistic approach and provide end-to-end systems engineering throughout our systems’ lifecycle. You will work collaboratively with the acquisition offices (AOs) and developers to evaluate system designs and trade-space proposed and implemented. Additionally, you will be responsible for the following:


  • Coordinate CONOPS of SIGINT mission planning and scheduling systems
  • Develop architecture products
  • Write and translate requirements into Epics/Features based on emerging customer needs
  • Understand system-to-system interfaces and act as an Integrator
  • Assess performance using evaluation criteria and technical performance measures
  • Monitor system and segment schedules, recognize dependencies
  • Identify risks and opportunities
  • Facilitate readiness, release planning events, and demonstrations in support of system and acquisition-level sprints and increments
  • Review Request for Changes (RFCs) and identify impacts, in addition author RFCs for the customer
  • Support Agile and DevOps automated test and verification (VV&T)
  • Integrate new systems and initiatives in support of expanded SIGINT mission planning and scheduling capabilities, work directly with our developers and users in operations!
  • Participate in studies looking at the future generation of SIGINT capabilities spanning the next decade.
  • Familiarity with overall SIGINT ground customer, technical familiarity with mission control and/or processing of one or more SIGINT systems.
  • Ability to work for direct IC customer and familiarity with that customer’s processes and organization
  • Expertise in mission technical capabilities and system performance analysis and assessment
  • Experience identifying user needs and gaps, identifying potential solutions, and assessing/analyzing alternatives.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related field (Master's degree preferred)
  • 10+ years of experience in SIGINT systems engineering
  • Strong knowledge of SIGINT mission planning and scheduling systems
  • Experience with system-to-system interfaces and integration
  • Experience with Agile and DevOps methodologies
  • Ability to work collaboratively with stakeholders and development teams
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Active TS/SCI security clearance required

If you meet the qualifications and are excited about this opportunity, please submit your application today!

Basic Compensation:

122,245.00 - 183,425.00 USD Annual

The offered rate will be based on the selected candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities and/or experience and in consideration of internal parity.

Additional Compensation:

KBR may offer bonuses, commissions, or other forms of compensation to certain job titles or levels, per internal policy or contractual designation. Additional compensation may be in the form of sign on bonus, relocation benefits, short term incentives, long term incentives, or discretionary payments for exceptional performance.


KBR offers a selection of competitive lifestyle benefits which could include a 401K plan with company match, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, AD&D, flexible spending account, disability, paid time off, or flexible work schedule. We support career advancement through professional training and development.

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.