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GEOINT (Radar) Specialty Systems Engineer Job

SAIC • Chantilly, VA

Posted 6 days ago

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GEOINT (Radar) Specialty Systems Engineer (Job Number:432222)


SAIC has new opportunities for Vehicle Engineers to work on an exciting, fast- paced program. This position will provide subject matter expertise to customers in remote sensing technology development, platform-specific subsystem development, advances in component miniaturization, and new concept development.

Key duties/responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Work as an Aerospace/GEOINT/Ground Architecture Systems Engineer as part of a world-class Systems Engineering and Technical Assistance (SETA) team. Provide GEOINT ground architecture performance assessment to the vehicle requirements & integration team. Make recommendations on component selection and packaging for low-SWAP (Space, Weight, and Power) systems, designed for stressing environments
• Research state-of-the-art component technologies and system concepts/capabilities
• Evaluate concept designs and system integration strategies
• Author system level requirements and coordinate proper decomposition to lower level requirements Review development contractor’s documents and procedures, requirements flow-down, verification methodologies, calibration plans, Concept of Operations (CONOPS), Interface Control Documents (ICDs) and test plans to ensure program success
• Review program for high risk areas and recommend mitigation approaches
• Conduct modeling and simulation exercises as needed
• Collaborate with SETA team members, development contractors, and customer forums Investigate innovative and emerging technologies to incorporate into analysis
• Refine and develop measures of effectiveness, improvements to system environments, and creation of new procedures to support all facets of testing and operations
• Conduct user outreach and research new concept designs to solve hard problems

- Bachelor's degree (engineering, physics, mathematics, Computer Science) and 1-3years of experience.
• Security Clearance - Must currently possess: Top Secret (TS)
• Candidates must possess a TS/SCI security clearance with ability to obtain a polygraph.
The successful applicant will work to provide technical solutions to a wide range of complex and technically challenging work.

Desired Education, Certifications, Skills, Expertise, Years of Experience:
- Prior experience in NRO Acquisition Office, Ground Engineering , Systems Engineering Directorates or equivalent IC environment
• GEOINT systems architecture
• SAFe

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Nov 14, 2017, 5:42:07 PM
Primary Location: United States-VA-CHANTILLY
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret/SCI
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret/SCI
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time
Job ID: T432222
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