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NTM - Senior Requirements/CONOPS Systems Engineer

Chantilly, VA 20151
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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.



Advance your career through a breadth of challenging opportunities on the Systems Engineering and Integration for the National System for Geospatial-Intelligence (NSG) program. Our program is seeking energetic engineers and integrators to lead the transformation of the NSG enterprise from a product-centric system of systems to an online geospatial-intelligence (GEOINT) content and services provider model. The program provides full-lifecycle Systems Engineering and Integration (SE&I) services, offering career opportunities across the system life-cycle. Be a part of the transformation of this IC customer and join our team today!

Perspecta has a passion for technology and we thrive on innovation and creativity. We are a proven provider of information solutions, engineering and analytics across the U.S. Government. With more than 40 years of experience working in the defense, civilian and intelligence communities, Perspecta designs, develops and delivers high impact, mission-critical services and solutions to overcome our customers most complex problems.

Perspecta is committed to providing employees with professional opportunities for broadening their experience and furthering their career. In addition to the breadth of possibilities available on this program, Perspectas expansive footprint across the Intelligence Community as well as other markets allows employees to expand their career within their current program or through other challenging opportunities.


Successful candidates must:

  • Demonstrate the ability to lead efforts to capture users needs by performing requirements elicitation directly with stakeholders, drafting CONOPS, and documenting requirements to implement changes to the NGA and NSG operational baselines
  • Serve on integrated cross-functional teams supporting detailed trade studies and Analysis of Alternatives (AoAs)
  • Define and document interfaces, system specs and capability requirements
  • Conduct NTM-N requirements analysis to ensure systems being implemented comply with IC and NGA standards and policies, and support NSG enterprise control gates

Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Leading joint CONOPS and requirements development for integration and initialization of NTM N capabilities into NGA ground enterprise
  • Conducting AoA studies to optimize and inform decision making on potential NTM-N changes (cost/schedule/performance); it is expected there will be at least 3 AoA recommendations on specific issues
  • Identify enterprise requirements, CONOPS, and AoAs for NTM-N
  • Leading and facilitating large group TEMs with disparate members to reach requirement consensus to capture strategic capabilities for customers, both internal and external
  • Tracking and documenting all modifications to the current NGA Enterprise baseline for issues which may affect NTM-N and providing updates on the NGA architecture whenever a change is proposed
  • Performing 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
  • Developing clear, consistent, testable acceptance criteria and requirements, and ensuring proper traceability between different levels of requirements and architecture
  • Executing NTM-N joint RFC process to develop new requirements which may impact NGA and the Mission Partner and preparing and coordinating required documentation
  • Developing CONOPS for NTM-N data products and services
  • Develop enterprise product standards to accelerate NSG integration of large number of NTM-N data sets by reducing the necessity for custom integration across NSG segments


Required Qualifications:

  • Active TS/SCI clearance
  • BS in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Math, or equivalent experience
  • 16+ years of Systems Engineering and Integration (SE&I) experience (e.g., requirements, CONOPS , architecture, analysis, capabilities implementation, SLC process experience), with 10 years of recent IC experience
  • Demonstrated systems engineering experience defining and documenting system Concepts of Operations and documenting functional and performance requirements
  • Experience conducting AoAs
  • Working knowledge of NGA systems and applications and their interdependencies
  • Working knowledge of, and demonstrated experience with change management processes (e.g., RFC process)
  • Ability to work independently and within a team environment
  • Good customer teaming skills; ability to collaborate in cross-functional teams
  • Strong interpersonal, problem solving, organizational and multi-tasking skills

Desired Qualifications:

  • MS in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Math, or related scientific or technical discipline
  • Direct working experience with NGA, NSG systems, engineering and change management
  • Direct working experience with NRO, NOS systems, engineering and change management
  • IT credentials and certifications (e.g., DAWIA, PMP, INCOSE, ITIL, CISSP and SAFe Agile)
  • Demonstrated ability to lead multi-disciplinary project teams
  • Experience identifying, developing, and maintaining internal and external system interfaces
  • Requirements performance analyses experience
  • Working knowledge of, and demonstrated experience with change management processes (e.g., RFC process)
  • Experience using MS Office tools to include MS Project and Visio
  • Excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills, and ability to lead technical forums

About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

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The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)


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Posted: 2019-12-09 Expires: 2020-01-08

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