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Posted: Wednesday, February 7, 2018 9:02 PM

Principal Ground Satellite Systems Engineer (Job Number:430204)
SAIC is seeking a Senior Space Ground Systems Engineer to provide systems engineering, acquisition strategy, and technical support to the Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC) Space Superiority Systems Directorate (SMC/SY). The position requires an individual with experience in technical programs, technical program management, and systems engineering of DoD space ground systems. Specific useful experience includes Space Situational Awareness (SSA); Model and Simulation, Battle Management Command, Control and Communications (BMC3) Operations; experience in C2 and Space/Ground Systems Architecture and Architecture View creation; Test and Evaluation; experience with space based data products; and the process of creating Technical Requirements Documents (TRDs) and ICDs for data exchanges between multiple organizations and/or systems.
Key duties/responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
: Performs Systems Engineering activities related to Technology and/or Engineering including: concept of operations formulation, requirements definition, analysis and engineering, system architecting, system analysis and design, interface and data architectures, validation and verification, systems integration, system and op. performance analysis, Lifecycle cost analysis and estimation, decision analysis and physical configuration analysis (PCA).
: Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints. Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software or engineering specifications.
: Provide technical and acquisition support to Government and contractor milestone reviews to assess progress, issues, and meeting mission requirements traceability. Ensure program level documentation is aligned with Directorate and higher headquarters guidance for program planning and execution.
: Develops and evaluates program level documentation for SMC/SY assigned programs in support of Directorate leadership. Engages and coordinates with SMC Center Staff, HQ AFSPC, and HQ USAF on behalf of Directorate leadership to resolve documentation issues in line with Directorate "commander's intent" and priorities.
: Provides leadership advice on: acquisition strategies for next:generation systems; program execution issues and recommendations; strategic messaging to key operational and acquisition government, industry, and media stakeholders.
Security Clearance : Must currently possess:
: TS/Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI)
Security Clearance : Must be Able to Obtain:
: TS/SCI with Counter Intelligence (CI) Poly
Required Qualifications:
: 10+ years of experience in direct application of Systems Engineering principals to Space or Ground Satellite systems during development and test (any time between program start through launch)
: An active TS/SCI clearance with willingness to consent to a polygraph examination.
: BS Degree: Engineering or Hard Sciences with 10 Years' experience OR MS Degree in Engineering or Hard Sciences
: Must be able to interface with all levels of functional/division acquisition offices to accomplish projects for the government program office.
: Must be able to work independently.
Desired Qualifications:
: 15+ years of experience in direct application of Systems Engineering principals to Space or Ground Satellite systems during development and test (any time between program start through launch)
: MS Degree: Engineering or Hard Sciences
: MBA Degree
: DoD Space Acquisition and Program Management Experience (especially Space Control experience)
: Application of Model Based Systems Engineering and MBSE tool sets
: Ability to us


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