Member of a 20-25 person project team maintaining and developing multi-tiered, collection planning and analysis software
for a U.S. government customer. Analyzing requirements, reviewing software designs, generating test cases, test procedures, and test plans, and troubleshooting discrepancies to fulfill customer needs. Troubleshoots and responds to software discrepancy reports. Works well under minimal direction. Performs effectively as part of a globally disbursed team. Experience in multiple intelligence disciplines is desired. Prepares and presents status briefings and reports on assigned projects. Communicates regularly with Program Management and functional teams. Communicates as required directly with customer to understand need and resolve cross-functional technical issues. Strong interpersonal skills required. Ideal candidate will have a working knowledge of Jira, DOORS, and UNIX shell scripting. Applies an interdisciplinary, collaborative approach to plan, design, develop and verify basic lifecycle balanced system of systems and system solutions. Evaluates customer/operational needs to define system performance requirements, integrate technical parameters and assure compatibility of all physical, functional and program interfaces. Performs analyses to optimize total system of systems and/or system architecture. Performs analyses for affordability, safety, reliability, maintainability, testability, human systems integration, survivability, vulnerability, susceptibility, system security, regulatory, certification, product assurance and other specialties quality factors into a preferred configuration to ensure mission success. Supports the planning, organization, implementation and monitoring of requirements management processes, tools, risk, issues, opportunity management and technology readiness assessment processes.
[ + ] Communication
Generally clarifies purpose and importance; stresses major points; follows a logical sequence. Usually keeps the audience engaged through use of techniques such as analogies, illustrations, humor, an appealing style, body language, and voice inflection. Frames the message in line with audience experience, background, and expectations; uses terms, examples, and analogies that are meaningful to the audience. Generally seeks input from audience; checks understanding; presents message in different ways to enhance understanding. Uses syntax, pace, volume, diction, and mechanics appropriate to the media being used. Accurately interprets messages from others and responds appropriately.
[ + ] Initiating Action
Generally takes independent action when confronted with routine problems or situations. Implements new ideas or potential solutions without prompting; does not wait for others to take action or to request action. Occasionally takes action that goes beyond job requirements in order to achieve objectives.
[ + ] Managing Work
Has a general sense of more critical and less critical activities and tasks; adjusts priorities when appropriate. Generally ensures that required equipment and/or materials are in appropriate locations so that own and others' work can be done effectively. Allocates own time to complete work; tries to coordinate own and others' schedules to avoid conflicts. Usually takes advantage of available resources (individuals, processes, departments, and tools) to complete work efficiently. Uses time effectively and rarely allows irrelevant issues or distractions from interfering with work completion.
[ + ] Customer Knowledge
Basic - General knowledge of techniques to help identify a customer's organization, capabilities, practices, support resources, preferences, problems, and other constraints in order to provide effective product support and technical issue resolution.
Preferred - Complete knowledge of techniques to help identify a customer's organization, capabilities, practices, support resources, preferences, problems, and other constraints in order to provide effective product support and technical issue resolution.
[ + ] Knowledge of User
Basic - General knowledge of the user role, user domain, and user skill level to effectively work with and represent the end user within the company.
Preferred - Complete knowledge of the user role, user domain, and user skill level to effectively work with and represent the end user within the company.
[ + ] Product Knowledge
Basic - General knowledge of product/service value stream.
Preferred - Complete knowledge of product/service value stream.
Basic Qualifications For Consideration
Do you have a current Top Secret (TS) security clearance or current Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) access?
This position requires that you work out of either Mountain View, CA or Springfield, VA. Do you currently reside in either Mountain View, CA or Springfield, VA area (where relocating would not be required) or are you willing to relocate at your own expense?
Level 2 - Degree and typical experience in engineering classification: Bachelor's and 2 or more years' experience or a Master's degree with experience. Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry. ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.
Level 3 - Degree and typical experience in engineering classification: Bachelor's and 5 or more years' experience, Master's degree with 3 or more years' experience or PhD degree with experience. Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry. ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.
Other Job related information
***CURRENT TOP SECRET SCI CLEARANCE WITH POLYGRAPH REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION*** This position is contingent upon clearance verification and program/customer concurrence. Applicants must include security clearance level, investigation type, and investigation date on their resumes to be considered. Offer is contingent upon security approval for program access. Position may require on-call support after hours. Overtime and some occasional shift work may be required. Some business travel is required.
- Business Unit Defense, Space&Security
- Division Networks & Space Systems
- Program Electronic & Info Solutions
- Job Type Non-Management
- Experience Level Career/Experienced
- US Person Status Required? Yes
Closing Date: 12/02/2013 about closing dates