Launch Systems Engineer Principal

  • SAIC,
  • Cape Canaveral, FL
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SAIC
Analysis, Architecture, Avionics, Hardware, HTTP, Lifecycle, Management, Project, Scheduling, Simulation, Validation
Full Time, Full Time
Work from home not available Travel required to 10%.

Job Description




Description

Duties and

responsibilities Summary:


SAIC is currently looking for Systems

Engineers to support launch system SE&I activities for the Launch

Enterprise (LE) Directorate at SMC. This position is located at Cape Canaveral

Air Force Station, FL. Key aspects of this oversight will include the

following:


Requirements Management



Architecture Management



Technical Baseline Management



Requirements Management



Launch Vehicle Acquisition Support



Launch Mission Assurance activities,

in cooperation with FFRDC



Launch Scheduling and Mission

Assignments



Coordination with launch vehicle

providers, satellite developers, associate contractors, FFRDC, and launch program

office teams






Job Specific Responsibilities:



Lead activities based on sound

engineering and acquisition practices



Elicit and refine customer

requirements



Ensure designs fully support

requirements and are consistent with customer budget, schedule, risk profile

and organizational/system constraints



Performs

Systems Engineering activities including: concept of operations formulation,

requirements definition, analysis and engineering, system architecting, system

analysis and design, interface and data architectures, validation and

verification, systems integration, system & operational performance

analysis, Lifecycle cost analysis & estimation, and decision

analysis. Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of product requirements

into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost

constraints. Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade

studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate

customer requirements into hardware and software or engineering

specifications. Provides specific,

detailed information for selection, implementation techniques, and tools for

the most efficient solution to meet business needs, including present and

future capacity requirements.






Required Qualifications

& Experience



Clearance

level: DoD Secret; TS/SCI desired



Participated with senior managers to

establish plans and objectives



Ability to recommend/make decisions

on administrative or project work matters and ensures effective achievement of

program, project, or organizational objectives






Desired Education and

Years of Experience



Bachelors (STEM) and nine (9) years

or more of related experience



Alternatives:



Masters and seven (7) years or more

of related experience



PhD or JD and four (4) years or more

of related experience






Desired Certifications



INCOSE

Certification






Desired Qualifications

and Experience



Work proficiently on unusually

complex technical problems and provide solutions which are highly innovative

and ingenious






Desired Technology

Experience



Launch Vehicles and Subsystems

(Avionics, Propulsion, Structures)



Space and Ground systems



Launch Site activities



Acquisition



Model-Based Systems Engineering





Qualifications

Duties and

responsibilities Summary:



SAIC is currently looking for Systems

Engineers to support launch system SE&I activities for the Launch

Enterprise (LE) Directorate at SMC. This position is located at Cape Canaveral

Air Force Station, FL. Key aspects of this oversight will include the

following:



Requirements Management



Architecture Management



Technical Baseline Management



Requirements Management



Launch Vehicle Acquisition Support



Launch Mission Assurance activities,

in cooperation with FFRDC



Launch Scheduling and Mission

Assignments



Coordination with launch vehicle

providers, satellite developers, associate contractors, FFRDC, and launch program

office teams






Job Specific Responsibilities:



Lead activities based on sound

engineering and acquisition practices



Elicit and refine customer

requirements



Ensure designs fully support

requirements and are consistent with customer budget, schedule, risk profile

and organizational/system constraints



Performs

Systems Engineering activities including: concept of operations formulation,

requirements definition, analysis and engineering, system architecting, system

analysis and design, interface and data architectures, validation and

verification, systems integration, system & operational performance

analysis, Lifecycle cost analysis & estimation, and decision

analysis. Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of product requirements

into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost

constraints. Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade

studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate

customer requirements into hardware and software or engineering

specifications. Provides specific,

detailed information for selection, implementation techniques, and tools for

the most efficient solution to meet business needs, including present and

future capacity requirements.






Required Qualifications

& Experience



Clearance

level: DoD Secret; TS/SCI desired



Participated with senior managers to

establish plans and objectives



Ability to recommend/make decisions

on administrative or project work matters and ensures effective achievement of

program, project, or organizational objectives






Desired Education and

Years of Experience



Bachelors (STEM) and nine (9) years

or more of related experience



Alternatives:



Masters and seven (7) years or more

of related experience



PhD or JD and four (4) years or more

of related experience






Desired Certifications



INCOSE

Certification






Desired Qualifications

and Experience



Work proficiently on unusually

complex technical problems and provide solutions which are highly innovative

and ingenious






Desired Technology

Experience



Launch Vehicles and Subsystems

(Avionics, Propulsion, Structures)



Space and Ground systems



Launch Site activities



Acquisition



Model-Based Systems Engineering










Job Posting Date: 2019-02-07 03:46:19 UTC

Primary Location: CAPE CANAVERAL, FL 32920 US

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Secret

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret/SCI

Potential for Teleworking: No

Travel: Yes, 10% of the time

Shift: Day Job

Schedule: Full-time
SAIC is a premier technology integrator, solving our nation's most complex modernization and systems engineering challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets. Our robust portfolio of offerings includes high-end solutions in systems engineering and integration; enterprise IT, including cloud services; cyber; software; advanced analytics and simulation; and training. We are a team of 23,000 strong driven by mission, united purpose, and inspired by opportunity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $6.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see Working at SAIC . EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability


Company Information

Dice Id : 10111346
Position Id : 443555

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