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End-to-End Sensor Integration Engineer Job

Chantilly, VA
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End-to-End Sensor Integration Engineer Job

End-to-End Sensor Integration Engineer Job

Date: Apr 23, 2018

Location: Chantilly, VA, US

Company: SAIC

End-to-End Sensor Integration Engineer (Job Number:433684)


Job Description

Develops Next Generation Tasking (NGT) and Processing, Exploitation, Dissemination (PED) GEOINT domain specific mission capabilities and functional needs, directly supporting USG stakeholders making critical investment trade decisions across DOTMLPFP layers enabling mission-driven portfolio management effectiveness. Serves on cross-functional integrated teams of mission, data, solution architects/ engineers transforming tradecraft, collaborating to pioneer new ways to achieve GEOINT mission opportunities enabled by cloud and virtualization Information Technologies. Provides NGA systems planning, architecture, engineering, analysis of NextGen GEOINT system implementation and capability integration into NSG/ASG/GSG enterprise, from joint topical requirements and CONOPS development, through enterprise transition into ops, spanning across TPED spectrum. Manages, develops, coordinates and documents integration of inter-dependent Next Gen GEOINT functions into IG2A/GEA baseline architecture. SE&I enabler for NextGen GEOINT-driven enterprise architecture, requirements, interfaces, and products from definition to closure, managing engineering uncertainties.

Plans/coordinates implementation and mods to existing NGA systems/segments/ capabilities/services, and integration to support NextGen GEOINT functions, data types, formats, and volumes. Lead efforts to capture users’ needs by performing requirements elicitation directly with users, drafting epics (analogous to ”shall statements”) at a portfolio (strategic) or program (execution) level, and implementing CCB controlled changes to the NSG Requirements Baseline. As part of these efforts, the Requirements Engineer ensures traceability while continuously seeking opportunities for cost reduction. Performs technical planning, IV&V, implementation plan/schedule/technical performance/cost risk/supportability and mission effectiveness analyses at all levels for NSG/ASG/GSG enterprise throughout SLC, leveraging mission partner systems. Ensures logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions acknowledging technical/schedule/cost constraints. Performs architecture, functional, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, AoAs, requirements allocation and interface definition translating customer requirements into system specs/capability descriptions/use cases/user stories. Maintains strong awareness of technical IT and Next Gen GEOINT domain/tradecraft trends, ongoing IT projects, and NSG/ASG/GSG mission/business requirements. Applies appropriate enterprise (IC ITE, JIE, DI2E) system architecture (JARM, System Architect, FEA-CRM) and project management model (e.g. Agile, Spiral, Waterfall, Hybrid) selected for system engineering and implementation efforts, and provides innovative analysis, design, development, deployment, and lifecycle support. Develops end-to-end project analysis, ensuring systems being implemented comply with enterprise architecture, and support NSG enterprise control gates, keeping Customer and team apprised of project status, schedule & issues.

Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

- Lead joint CONOPS and success criteria development for NTM integration and initialization into NSG enterprise architecture. Develop recommendations to ensure NTM is leveraged to fully take advantage of the NGA Enterprise.

- Determine and document best delivery and exploitation solutions for modified and new products which are in development for NTM.

- Conduct analysis of alternative studies to inform decision making on potential NTM changes (cost/schedule/performance); it is expected there will be at least 3 AOA recommendations on specific issues.

- Lead and facilitates large group TEMs with disparate members to reach requirement consensus to capture strategic capabilities for customers, both internal and external Track and document all modifications to the current NGA Enterprise baseline for issues which may affect NTM and provide updates on the NGA architecture whenever a change is proposed.

- Perform end-to-end analysis to determine which requirements may already be satisfied by existing systems and which requirements need to be allocated to new or existing systems.

- Develop clear, consistent, testable acceptance criteria and requirements, and ensures proper traceability between different levels of requirements and architecture.

- Execute end to end joint RFC process to develop new requirements which may impact NGA and the Mission Partner, preparing and coordinating required documentation.

- Integrate NTM data types and products into the NGA enterprise.

Required Qualifications:

- BS in Engineering, CS, Info Systems, Math, or related scientific or technical discipline.

- 11 years IT e.g. SE&I, architecture, analysis, capabilities implementation, SLC process experience.

- 5 years System Engineering experience working with geospatial IT systems.

- Working knowledge and Systems Engineering and Integration experience with NSG and NTM systems and interfaces.

- Ability to apply methodologies for strategic planning, scheduling and analysis of internal and external factors that affect the NSG enterprise.

- Working knowledge of the NSG and NGA Acquisition and Change Management Processes.

- Ability to work independently and within a team environment.

- Strong customer service teaming skills; ability to collaborate in cross-functional team.

- Strong interpersonal, problem solving, organizational and multi-tasking skills.

- Excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills, and ability to lead technical forums.

- Active TS/SCI security clearances with knowledge/experience working in the Intel Community

Desired Qualifications:

- MS in Engineering, CS, Info Systems, Math, or related scientific or technical discipline.

- IT credential and certifications i.e. DAWIA, PMP, INCOSE, ITIL, CISSP and SAFe Agile.

- Demonstrated system engineering experience with NSG and NGA IC partner systems/sensors.

- Demonstrated ability to lead multi-disciplinary project teams.

- Experience in enterprise software test development, Service as a Solution, cloud computing, distributed systems, database internals, and/or analytics.

- Experience using MS Office tools to include MS Project and Visio.


SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Jan 26, 2018, 5:00:00 AM
Primary Location: United States-VA-CHANTILLY
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret/SCI
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

Nearest Major Market: Washington DC

Job Segment: GIS, IT Architecture, Engineer, Information Technology, Database, Technology, Engineering


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