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OPIR Next Gen Acquisition and Data Exploitation Job

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OPIR Next Gen Acquisition and Data Exploitation Job

OPIR Next Gen Acquisition and Data Exploitation Job

Date: Sep 9, 2018

Location: El Segundo, CA, US

Company: SAIC

OPIR Next Gen Acquisition and Data Exploitation (Job Number:435123)


Job Description: SAIC is currently looking for a senior systems engineer to provide technical advisory support to the US Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center Remote Sensing Systems Directorate (SMC/RS) at Los Angeles AFB CA. SMC/RS acquires Overhead Persistent Infrared (OPIR) and Weather space systems to support military and intelligence community users. The successful candidate will provide technical systems engineering solutions to support the OPIR Next Generation System acquisition and development, and to support exploitation of OPIR and Weather system data. The OPIR Next Gen GEO system includes major space system upgrades; and, this role spans the entire development lifecycle for space systems, including concepts, requirements, design, development, test/validation, and transition to operations. The systems engineer will interface with development contractors and provide recommendations to the Government for all program activities.

Job Responsibilities:

- Performs SE activities based on sound engineering practices.
- Elicits and refines customer requirements.
- Ensures designs fully support requirements and are consistent with customer budget, schedule, risk profile and organizational/system constraints.
- Performs Systems Engineering activities including: requirements definition, acquisition strategy and RFP development, concept of operations formulation, analysis and engineering, validation and verification, systems integration, system & operational performance analysis, Lifecycle cost analysis & estimation, decision analysis and physical configuration analysis (PCA).
- Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints.

Required Education and Experience:

- Clearance level: DoD Top Secret / SCI.
- Demonstrated application of advanced technical principles, theories, and concepts.
- Excellent interpersonal skills and excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Participated with senior managers to establish strategic plans and objectives.
- Ability to recommend/make decisions on administrative or project work matters and ensure effective achievement of program, project, or organizational objectives.
- Provides technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors; and, solutions are imaginative, thorough, practicable and consistent with organization objectives.

- Ability to work proactively, independently as a member of a highly effective technical team while developing approaches to solutions.
- Bachelors (STEM) and five (5) years or more of related experience.
- Alternatives:

- Masters and three (3) years or more of related experience.
- PhD or JD and zero (0) years or more of related experience.

Desired Certifications:

- INCOSE Certification.
- PMP Certification.

Desired Technical Specialties:

- Requirements development/validation
- Concept of operations formulation
- Analysis and engineering
- System architecting
- System analysis and design
- Interface and data architectures
- Systems integration
- Test and evaluation
- Model Based Systems Engineering
- Cybersecurity

Desired Technology Experience

- Space Systems
- Remote Sensing
- Data Exploitation

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: Mar 19, 2018, 4:46:33 PM
Primary Location: United States-CA-EL SEGUNDO
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: Los Angeles

Job Segment: Database, Engineer, Systems Engineer, Military Intelligence, Cyber Security, Technology, Engineering, Government, Security


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