Electrical Systems Engineer

Full Time



    Job Description

    Job ID: 2214946

    Location: CHANTILLY, VA, US

    Date Posted: 2023-01-05

    Category: Engineering and Sciences

    Subcategory: Systems Engineer

    Schedule: Full-time

    Shift: Day Job

    Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

    Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI with Poly

    Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None

    Potential for Remote Work: No


    SAIC has a new opportunity for an Electrical Systems Engineer to work on a program supporting multiple exciting, fast-paced projects. This position will provide Systems Engineering and Technical Assistance (SETA) support to customers in remote sensing technology development, sensor requirements development, and space vehicle requirements development. The successful applicant will work to provide technical solutions to a wide range of complex and technically challenging work.

    Key duties/responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
    • Work as an Electrical Systems Engineer as part of a world-class SETA team
    • Evaluate concept designs and system integration strategies into future architectures
    • Collaborate across multiple teams to refine requirements and system trades
    • Review development contractor's documents and procedures, requirements flowdown, verification methodologies, calibration plans, Concept of Operations (CONOPS), Interface Control Documents (ICDs) and test plans to ensure program success
    • Review program for high risk areas and recommend mitigation approaches
    • Collaborate with SETA team members, development contractors, and customer forums

    • Active TS/SCI security clearance with polygraph.
      • Possess excellent written, oral, and interpersonal communications skills
      • Have demonstrated ability to technically review the work of others
      • Ability to articulate technical recommendations to the customer
      • Proficiency using MS Office
      • Degree in technical discipline such as Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, or Physics: Bachelor's degree with minimum of 14 years of relevant experience or a Masters and 12 years or more experience
    • Desired Qualifications:
      • Experience with analog or digital electronics design
      • Experience in concept development, requirements definition, and trade studies for innovative new systems
      • Experience interfacing across multiple subsystems
      • Technical experience with either Electro-optical or Radar payload subsystems
      • Decomposition of enterprise requirements to lower level requirements and validate traceability of requirements
      • Knowledge of government acquisition processes

    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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