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Systems Engineer Senior Technical Specialist/Avionics

McLean, VA 22101
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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.

Responsibilities

Using a holistic approach, designs, develops, evaluates and modifies end-to-end systems and systems-oriented products through their entire life cycle. Generates quantifiable requirements based on customer description, system planning and design, and acquisition logistics. Ensures requirements comply with client requirements and government standards through formal verification methods. Translates high level product development strategies into system requirement specifications and works with other engineering disciplines to develop lower level detailed implementation requirements. Establishes and coordinates development of standards, practices, and procedures as related to the overall product development. Designs interfaces and brings system elements together so they work as a whole. Assesses performance using evaluation criteria and technical performance measures. Customer liaison and support for business development activities and to understand and shape requirements. Participates in system conceptual design and documentation of the design concepts. Translates high level product development strategies into system requirement specifications and works with multi-discipline engineering teams to develop lower level detailed requirements. Participates in design reviews of components (hardware and software) to ensure applicability to the current system and traceability of requirements through compliance verification and validation. Generates system level requirements verification procedures and customer acceptance test procedures. Reviews test plans/procedures and ensures they meet the objectives of the contractual requirements and participates in the testing process to validate requirements.

Responsibilities

The candidate will translate the clients business objectives into specific system requirements for complex, unique, client-proprietary solutions. The candidate will act as a technical advocate for the client in overseeing the vendor development of these client solutions. The candidate will also be required to review projects and provide timely input to the client on issues that arise. The candidate will be expected to respond to spontaneous client management requests for project status updates in absence of COTR/PM.

Responsibilities include:

Providing highly technical, proactive engineering in the area of avionics and systems engineering;

Providing support to hands-on operational testing and training of avionic systems or capabilities;

Developing recommendations for corrective actions when program activity warrants correction;

Developing and delivering briefings as required;

Maintaining cognizance of future programs, areas of interest and emerging requirements in support of mission partner interests;

Working with stakeholders to ensure requirements are properly articulated and prioritized and appropriate technologies are considered.

Qualifications

Requires 12 to 15 years with BS/BA or 10 to 13 years with MS/MA or 7 to 9 years with Ph.D.

Qualifications

Bachelors degree in avionics, systems engineering, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, or related discipline.

Demonstrated ability to quickly ramp up to support the clients needs, multi-task, work autonomously, take the initiative to provide creative alternatives to intractable challenges or systemic problems.

Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced environment co-located with multiple contractor and client teammates.

Support for ongoing vendor development efforts.

Excellent communication and organization skills.

Experience in creating financial and contractual documentation.

TS/SCI with clearance Poly.

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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