Senior Systems Engineer (Job Number: 311195)
SAIC currently has a job opening for a Senior Systems Engineer supporting our Aviation C4ISR Operation in California, Maryland.
JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES: The C4IT Business Unit is looking for System Engineering specialists to conduct systems and software analysis, requirements development, software development, systems integration, testing, Systems Engineering, Software Acquisition, Systems/Subsystems Integration, Avionics/Software/Air Vehicle Technology Insertion, Configuration Management, Program Performance Assessment Analysis/Planning and fleet introduction and support of warfare systems into Naval Aircraft. This includes direct systems engineering support throughout the full life cycle of a weapon system, simulators, and trainers from concept development Systems and software engineering and technical efforts to be performed includes: Systems Integration and Software Development & Engineering, Platform Simulation, Integration and Lab Engineering. Work shall apply to U.S. domestic military programs and Foreign Military Sales (FMS) programs and may require specific product deliverables that include but are not limited to hardware, firmware, trade analysis documentation, test plans, test procedure documentation, test report documentation, training materials including computer based training as well as training documentation, operator user guides and operational concept documentation. The Systems Engineer will test software being delivered by prime contractors, Navy developers, and the avionics third party contractors to determine specification and system performance compliance, operational effectiveness, and interoperability with other platforms.
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in Engineering, Sciences, Computer Engineering, Computer Sciences, Electrical or Systems Engineering. At least eight (8) years of professional engineering or technical leadership experience relating to Navy Weapon Systems and/or sensors.
REQUIRED SKILLS: Should be capable of independent work requiring application of intensive and diversified knowledge of Navy systems and equipment including one or more of the following:
- System or software engineering for real-time avionics and weapons systems
- Systems engineering, design, and integration,
- Reliability/maintainability, configuration control, safety, human factors,
- Development of test and evaluation plans, specification development,
- Engineering design and development support, data collection and processing tasks,
- DoDAF, Acquisition, SETR, S/W PDR, CDR, Configuration Management
Must have both participated at the working level and in lead situations in tasks directly related to one or more of the preceding activities.
DESIRED SKILLS: Systems and software engineering experience are desired to have been applied to one or more aviation platforms: P-3, P-8, E-2, E-6, V-22, H-60, UAVs, JSF, H-1, F-18. Other areas of expertise desired include: operational system requirements definition-for airborne weapons platforms; display and control systems-for airborne weapons platforms; equipment interface techniques-for airborne weapons platforms; integrated avionic system definition and architecture; integration and testing of avionic systems in Navy aircraft and ship-based systems; avionic computer systems for Navy aircraft, Avionic systems packaging; Hardware/software testing and quality assurance; E3 and security requirements for DOD and DON; TEMPEST requirements for NAVAIR; reliability, maintainability, and logistic systems used by DOD; mission/OPS Analysis for Navy aircraft; and specialist/aircrew qualified for Navy aircraft; and signal processing for under-water acoustic sensors, ESM, EO/IR and Radar.
SECURITY CLEARANCE REQUIREMENT: Ability to obtain a DoD Secret clearance is required. Candidate selected will be subject to a Government background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
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Job Posting: Jul 18, 2012, 2:44:43 PM
Primary Location: United States-MD-CALIFORNIA
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Teleworking: No
Shift: Day Job
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