GPS Systems Engineer

  • COLORADO SPRINGS, CO
  • Posted 60+ days ago | Updated 4 hours ago

Overview

On Site
USD 125,001.00 - 150,000.00 per year
Full Time

Skills

Global Positioning System
Systems engineering
Engineering analysis
Risk management
System administration
Security clearance
Information Technology
Science
Software engineering
Collaboration
Operations
Planning
Specification
Documentation
Training
Military
Acquisition
Writing
OpenText
Adobe AIR
DoD
Evaluation
SAP BASIS
Policies
FOCUS

Job Details

Job ID: 2404332

Location: COLORADO SPRINGS, CO, US

Date Posted: 2024-03-21

Category: Engineering and Sciences

Subcategory: Systems Engineer

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Minimum Clearance Required: Secret

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None

Potential for Remote Work: No

Description

SAIC is seeking a Systems Engineer to join our diverse PNT Systems Engineering and Integration (SE&I) team. The successful candidate will collaborate and communicate with the SE&I team to p rovide transition and systems engineering expertise to help the Government successfully deliver and transition Programs of Record to Operations.

The PNT SE&I Team provides Space Systems Command (SSC) specialized engineering, analysis, planning and execution in support of Global Positioning System (GPS) Programs of Record (PoRs) and the PNT Enterprise.

Major duties of this position include:

Performs systems engineering analyses, technical reviews, and assessments; coordinates analyses efforts, methods, and techniques; develop products and briefings; and performs technical engagement with, and briefings for and to, government customers and stakeholders
  • Identify derived requirements from government specifications and interface control documents, operations documents, and assisting with translating requirements into digestible information useable by 2SOPS engineering
  • Supports 2SOPS Engineering in defining, capturing, and maintaining the technical, schedule, and cost risks throughout the system lifecycle and developing risk mitigation courses of action and assessing impacts of risks and proposed changes
  • Maintains control of and provides engineering recommendations to the government on all operations projects/studies/tests from inception through completion

Supports creating and maintaining squadron training programs across multiple disciplines.

Represents 2SOPS Engineering efforts for risks and drafts risks and opportunities through the formal GPS Enterprise Risk Boards

Organizes and leads technical interchange meetings to determine activities and technical work necessary to support operation.

Represents 2SOPS Engineering Team and provides technical recommendations and system expertise support to capability Integrated Product Teams.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications
  • BS in any field with 9 years of previous systems engineering, transition, sustainment, and/or PNT/GPS subject matter expertise, and/or or equivalent relevant experience.
  • Experience in military and/or space systems operations, transition to operations, acquisition, sustainment, and/or development
  • Active Secret Security Clearance
  • Experience writing and delivering documents and briefings
  • Ability to work onsite as required by the customer at Schriever Space Force Base
  • LiveLink experience


Desired Qualifications

PNT or GPS experience highly desired
  • Experience working with Air Force/Space Force/DoD customers in an acquisition, sustainment, and/or Operational environment, with space and/or ground systems
  • Training/evaluation experience supporting development, instruction, and exercise support

Target salary range: $125,001 - $150,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.

SAIC accepts applications on an ongoing basis and there is no deadline.

Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.


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