Chief Systems Engineer

Full Time


    • Systems
    • Engineer
    • Engineering
    • Management
    • Analysis
    • Validation
    • Project
    • Risk Management
    • Configuration Management
    • System

    Job Description

    Job ID: 2301835

    Location: FORT MEADE, MD, US

    Date Posted: 2023-02-09

    Category: Engineering and Sciences

    Subcategory: Systems Engineer

    Schedule: Full-time

    Shift: Day Job

    Travel: No

    Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI with Poly

    Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None

    Potential for Remote Work: No


    SAIC, a leading provider of systems development & deployment, targeting & intelligence analysis, systems engineering & integration, and training capabilities and solutions for the Intelligence Community, is seeking creative and dedicated professionals to fulfill their career goals and objectives while delivering mission excellence on programs of national importance.

    We are looking for a Chief Systems Engineer to support our customer's Processing and Analytic Capabilities organizations Program Management Office (PMO) and Program Executive Office (PEO). You will be a key member of the integrated government/contractor team in the PMO/PEO supporting the planning and development of new capabilities for PAC at the customer sites at Fort Meade Maryland and the local vicinity. The PAC PMO/PEO is responsible for the development of data (including cryptanalytic and protocol) processing systems, high performance computing systems, mission repositories, analytic capabilities, customer engagement services and mission engagement systems. The selected Chief Systems Engineer will:
    • Be responsible for the production of systems engineering documentation
    • Oversee Requirements creation and allocation
    • Coordinate resolution of Action Items
    • Perform Analysis of Alternatives
    • Oversee and support customer implementation of Systems Engineering Technical Process Areas- Stakeholder Requirements Definition, Requirements Analysis, Architectural Design, Implementation, Integration, Verification, Transition, Validation, Operation, Maintenance, and Disposal.
    • Oversee and support customer implementation of Systems Engineering Project Process Area - Project Planning, Project Assessment and Control, Decision Management, Risk Management, Configuration Management, Information Management, and Measurement.
    • Oversee and support customer implementation of System Engineering Enterprise Project Process Areas - Project Portfolio Management, Infrastructure Management, Lifecycle Model Management, Human Resource Management, and Quality
    • Review and recommend alternative for system design/architecture
    • Propose solutions to solve technical issues
    • Develop or review project engineering standards
    • Lead/supervise other systems engineers and technicians
    • Make decisions on engineering issues and methodologies
    • Brief stakeholders on status and technical aspects of their project.
    • Plan and develop engineering projects with unique or complex aspects that impact major capabilities of high priority to the enterprise.

    • Top Secret SCI clearance with Polygraph
    • Must have:
      • A Bachelor's degree in a Qualified Engineering Field or a related discipline from an accredited college or university plus twenty (20) years of systems engineering experience
      • A High School Diploma or GED plus twenty-four (24) years of general systems engineering experience
      • A Master's degree or PhD in a Qualified Engineering Field or a related discipline from an accredited college or university plus eighteen (18) years of systems engineering experience.

    • Knowledge/Experience with PAC systems and processes highly desired.

    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.