Junior Systems Engineer

  • ALEXANDRIA, VA
  • Posted 26 days ago | Updated 7 hours ago

Overview

On Site
Full Time

Skills

System integration testing
Programming languages
Emerging technologies
Systems engineering
Professional development
Software development
Information Technology
Science
Security clearance
Secretary
Research
R
Modeling
Simulation
Pivotal
Strategy
SysML
Documentation
Software deployment
FOCUS
Scalability
Python
Java
Optimization
Training
SAP BASIS
Policies

Job Details

Job ID: 2407007

Location: ALEXANDRIA, VA, US

Date Posted: 2024-05-21

Category: Engineering and Sciences

Subcategory: Systems Engineer

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Minimum Clearance Required: None

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret

Potential for Remote Work: No

Description

SAIC is seeking a Junior Systems Engineer to support the Office of the Under Secretary of Research and Engineering (OUSD(R&E)), specifically within the Digital Engineering, Modeling & Simulation (DEM&S) directorate. The chosen candidate will play a pivotal role in advancing DEM&S goals in alignment with the National Defense Strategy under the OUSD(R&E).

This position is a hybrid remote role with some onsite work in Alexandria, VA.

Key Responsibilities Include:
  • Leverage your expertise in at least one SysML tool, such as Cameo, to create and maintain system models and documentation.
  • Develop software components and applications to support system integration, testing, and deployment, with a focus on quality, reliability, and scalability.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in programming languages such as Python or Java, applying best practices and industry standards to code development and optimization.
  • Stay current with emerging technologies and trends in systems engineering, continuously enhancing your skills and knowledge through training and professional development opportunities.

Qualifications

Educational Requirements and Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Systems Engineering REQUIRED
  • 2-5 years of relevant experience in systems engineering or related roles is acceptable, with a demonstrated track record of successful project contributions
  • Strong understanding of systems engineering principles, methodologies, and practices
  • Some knowledge in SysML, with hands-on experience in creating and interpreting system models
  • Demonstrated ability to write software, either through completion of relevant coursework or practical experience in software development
  • Experience with programming languages such as Python or Java is preferred

Required Clearance:
  • No clearance required to start; Ability to obtain a Secret clearance required to maintain employment
  • ship required


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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