Systems Engineer Sr Principal

  • Posted 42 days ago | Updated 8 hours ago


On Site
Full Time


Project portfolio management
Risk management framework
Quality assurance
Systems engineering
Signals intelligence
Decision support
Requirements analysis
Architectural design
Project planning
Project evaluation
Risk management
Configuration Management
Information management
Infrastructure management
Quality management
Network security
System security
Information Technology
Security clearance

Job Details

Job ID: 2406666

Location: FORT MEADE, MD, US

Date Posted: 2024-05-10

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


Are you interested in joining SAIC to be part of our partnership providing high quality engineering advisory services, system planning, integration, and architecture to our government intelligence agency customer? Then consider joining the members of the Enterprise Systems Engineering and Architecture team as they aid our customer in collaborating, integrating, and standardizing the engineering approach across the customers enterprise.

We have on-going requirements for a Principal Systems Engineer to support various organizations throughout the government customer's Signals Intelligence enterprise in their Fort Meade Maryland area facilities. The selected individual will interact with the government regarding Systems Engineering technical considerations and for associated problems, issues or conflicts and communicates with other program personnel, government overseers, and senior executives. They will be responsible for the technical integrity, quality, and completeness of work performed and deliverables.

The selected systems engineer will work within the assigned government organization to provide systems engineering support, decision support, and engineering and other technical throughout a supported system's life cycle phases. We have an on-going need for experienced systems engineers to support:
  • Stakeholder Requirements Definition, Requirements Analysis, Architectural Design, Implementation, Integration, Verification, Transition, Validation, Operation, Maintenance, and Disposal;
  • Project Planning, Project Assessment and Control, Decision Management, Risk Management, Configuration Management, Information Management, and Measurement Planning; Measurement; and
  • Project Portfolio Management, Infrastructure Management, Lifecycle Model Management, and Quality Management


Individual Capabilities/Experience Required:
  • Must have TS/SCI clearance with polygraph
  • TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and fourteen (14) years or more experience; Masters and twelve (12) years or more experience; PhD or JD and nine (9) years or more experience
  • This is a full-time position requiring 1880 hours of support per year.

Individual Capabilities/Experience desired:
  • Individuals with experience in creation and/or technical review of Unified Architectural Framework (UAF) of the predecessor Department of Defense (DoD) Architecture Framework (DoDAF) models and artifacts are always in demand. Candidates with experience using Cameo or IBM Systems Architect are especially in demand.
  • While experience and knowledge of customer systems and processes is not essential, individuals with a strong background with customer systems will have leg up during the selection process.
  • There is also an on-going need for systems engineers who have practical experience with network security accreditation/Risk Management Framework (RMF), input to system security plans, management of POAMs. Candidates who have a current DODD 8570 Certification (Security+ etc) are especially in demand.

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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