Business Group Highlights
The Intelligence group provides high-end systems engineering and integration products and services, data analytics and software development to national and military intelligence customers. Serving federal agencies and the Intelligence Community for more than 50 years, the Intelligence group helps our clients meet their mission needs by providing trusted advisors, leading-edge technologies, and innovative solutions.
Senior Aerospace Systems Engineer is responsible for coordinating and supporting system-of-systems requirements, CONOPS, and architectures in the remote sensing domain; supporting enterprise and system level requirements for current and future systems; overseeing the allocation and closure of acquisition-level requirements with developers; independent verification, validation and test in support of delivered system capabilities and mission closure, participation in readiness events in support of enterprise, system and acquisition-level ground milestones; leading and supporting project planning; assessing schedule and risk; generating and presenting engineering briefings; and interfacing with numerous customers.
This position requires an understanding of the intelligence community and customer domain, along with a strong focus on core systems engineering processes in support of end-to-end mission and services closure. The candidate will support customer chief systems engineer initiatives for future systems through various system readiness events and independent review teams and is required to have strong systems engineering background and significant aerospace domain knowledge. The candidate will conduct trade studies and assessment of alternatives. The candidate will evaluate various architecture concepts and present recommendations to customer based on customers established criteria. It is desired that the candidate has experience with MBSE practices and tools. The candidate will have daily interaction with the customer and supporting contractors, and will need to follow customer standards and processes as the program matures through the life cycle. Candidate will interact with multiple contractors and users, and support technical consultation, meeting coordination, and support to recommendation briefings.
US Citizen with an active TS/SCI clearance and current polygraph
Requires 10 to 12 years with BS/BA or 8 to 10 years with MS/MA or 5 to 7 years with PhD.
More than 9 years' experience with aerospace systems engineering/architecting
BS in engineering, physics or related technical degree
Integration and closure experience within overall customer domain, Tech Insertion experience.
Detailed knowledge of remote sensing systems and overall architectures
Expertise in mission technical capabilities and system performance analysis and assessment
Experience identifying user & enterprise needs/requirements and gap identification, analysis and assessment
Experience in supporting Enterprise Architectures, Requirements Engineering, CONOPS development, and system integration to accommodate the End to End Systems Engineering.
Commitment to recognize, understand, respect and operate effectively within various SETA, FFRDC, and Government lines of authority
Strongly Desired Skills:
Familiarity with government customer as well as technical familiarity with mission processing or mission control of one or more aerospace systems, including sensor knowledge.
Ability to work for specific IC customer and familiarity with that customer's processes and organization.