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Senior Launch Systems Engineer Job

SAIC
VANDENBERG AFB, CA
  • Job Code
    432914
Senior Launch Systems Engineer Job

Senior Launch Systems Engineer Job

Date: Jul 6, 2018

Location: Vandenberg Afb, CA, US

Company: SAIC

Senior Launch Systems Engineer (Job Number:432914)

Description:



SAIC has an opening for a Senior Launch Systems Engineering professional who possesses proven working knowledge of space launch systems and processes. S/he will develop briefings and assessment to a variety of audiences and must be able to convey information in a clear and articulate manner to Government leadership and support strategic planning as well as cradle to grave launch and launch support activities.

Responsibilities or duties will include:

- Demonstrated ability to establish effective working relationships with other Government agencies and mission partners
- Substantive experience providing risk assessments and risk-management recommendations to program managers in support of successful mission accomplishment;
- Delivers effective briefings/presentations/papers on complex topics for audiences that may be large and/or include high-level decision makers
- Demonstrated ability to prioritize competing requirements and tasks and managing longterm tasks as well as short-term obligations
- Continuously monitor contractor performance through active participation in recurring status meetings, technical interchange meetings, schedule reviews, risk meetings, etc.
- Review system specifications and facilitate government comments with the contractor
- Review system test and evaluation specifications and facilitate government comments with the contractor
- Review test plans and procedures and facilitate government comments with the contractor
- Review and evaluate contractor/subcontractor RFIs and flag technical issues/concerns for the customer
- Plan and facilitate facility strategic plan working group meetings, document and distribute minutes, and develop reports and presentations to capture results
- Coordinate system engineering and project management processes across divisions and ensure standardization where possible
- Review ECRs for technical accuracy and completeness
- Participate in contractor CCBs, as required
- Develop Statements of Objectives for contract engineering change proposals
- Perform “shoulder-to- shoulder” reviews with contractor during ECP development
- Perform technical evaluations of contractor ECPs and document in memoranda to the CC/CO
- Review Operations Concepts (conops) for new or modified systems
- Provide recommendations for project budgets and execution
- Create and provide status briefings and reports on project execution
- Extensive knowledge of client/OSL launch policy and procedures
- Thorough understanding of launch vehicle production processes and practices, launch site preparations flow and day-of-launch procedures

Qualifications:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

- Bachelors and five (5) years or more experience; Associates and 10 years of relevant experience; or no degree and 15 years of relevant experience.
- In addition:

- 7 years space launch experience
- 5 years Government acquisition experience
- 2 years of customer/client experience

DESIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

- Bachelors and eight (8) years or more experience; Associates and 13 years of relevant experience; or no degree and 18 years of relevant experience.
- In addition:

- 7 years space launch experience
- 5 years government acquisition experience
- 2 years of customer/client experience
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: Dec 15, 2017, 5:00:00 AM
Primary Location: United States-CA-VANDENBERG AFB
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: Santa Barbara
Nearest Secondary Market: Santa Maria

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