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Modeling and Simulation Engineer (Missile Defense System Engineer) Job

Modeling and Simulation Engineer (Missile Defense System Engineer) Job

Date: Jul 15, 2017

Location: Mclean, VA, US

Company: SAIC

Modeling and Simulation Engineer (Missile Defense System Engineer) (Job Number:426928)


SAIC has a job opening for a Senior Modeling and Simulation Engineer (Systems Engineer) to support the Training & Simulation Service Line in McLean, VA. Candidate will work as a modeling and simulation analyst in support of the Missile Defense Agency Director of Systems Engineering and the Office of the Architect. Physical work location is located in McLean VA in SAIC offices and Ft. Belvoir customer site.

Job Description/Responsibilities: *T&S*

- Candidate will provide analysis support for the Missile Defense Agency architecture studies.
- 50% of time will support customer on-site in SCIF, as studies require

- Candidate will be expected to support the customer in a fast paced environment with modeling and simulation assessments and products.
- Candidate will support study teams and perform the following activities: problem identification, study planning, data collection, data consolidation, model setup, model execution, data extraction, data analysis, study briefing generation and presentation.
- Current understanding of the MDA systems engineering process and leadership is a plus.
- Knowledge of the MDA Architecture office (MDA/DEB) and study requirements is a plus
- Demonstrated ability to support MDA/DEB study leads with developing study plans, trade space, identifying gaps and evaluating solutions.
- Candidate will be focused on leading analysis and interfacing with MDA leadership and study leads.
- Participates in systems engineering activities which include: Concept of Operations Formulation, Requirements Definition, Analysis and Engineering, Validation and Verification, System & Operational Performance Analysis.

Experience & Education Requirements:
Bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited college/university in engineering, physical science, computer science, operations research, mathematics, or other technical fields is required.
Bachelor's and 7 years or more of related experience. Master's and 5 years of more of related experience. PHD and 2 years or more of experience.
MATLAB, Perl, Python, Cshell or similar scripting languages
A programming background with C++, Java or Fortran
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Microsoft Office Suite
Desired Skills & Experience:
Knowledge of Linux/Unix commands would be helpful.
Experience with elements and segments which comprise the Missile Defense capabilities. In particular, it would be a plus if the candidate has experience in one or more of the following element areas; weapons systems; sensor systems; and/or BM/C3 and platforms.

Travel 25-50% to the local customer site - Fort Belvoir, VA

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a leading provider of technical, engineering and enterprise information technology services to the U.S. government. Our 13,000 employees deliver systems engineering and information technology offerings for large, complex government programs, as well as a broad range of higher-end, differentiated technology services. The company is headquartered in McLean, Va. For more information, visit www.saic.com.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Apr 19, 2017, 9:53:19 AM
Primary Location: United States-VA-MCLEAN
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret/SCI
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

Nearest Major Market: Washington DC

Job Segment: Defense, Engineer, Computer Science, Systems Engineer, Java, Government, Engineering, Technology

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