We are seeking a seasoned Sr. Systems Engineer to support a DoD program office in San Diego, CA!
Assist USG in capturing and analyzing FMS customers’ C4I requirements to include conducting site inspections and surveys.
Recommend strategic approaches and end-to-end C4I capabilities to meet FMS customer needs; develop accurate and justifiable cost estimates for recommended solutions.
Participate in Systems Engineering Technical Reviews (SETR) events including but not limited to: Preliminary Design Reviews (PDRs), Critical Design Reviews (CDRs), Factory Acceptance Tests (FAT), Systems Operational Verification Tests (SOVT), and other events as required.
Provide engineering and technical SME support for SETRs and other events such as system training and technical assistance visits.
Maintain expertise in current and emerging Commercial Off-the-Shelf (COTS) and Government Off-the-Shelf (GOTS) equipment/technologies in the C4I domain.
Remain informed of developments and trends in the cyber and information security domains.
Provide analysis and recommendations for FMS follow-on requirements for specific partners/programs systems and capabilities.
Prepare engineering and technical artifacts and/or Technical Reports for work performed.
International and domestic travel required (0-40%).
Other duties as assigned.
An active secret clearance is required to be considered for this position.
Bachelor’s Degree in engineering or a related technical field required; Master’s Degree preferred.
Five (5) years of direct experience as a systems engineer supporting C4I systems, supporting requirements development and cost estimation for engineering capabilities, and participating in engineering events, including SETRs, PDRs, CDRs, SOVTs, FATs, and other relevant events.
Five (5) years working with COTS C4I equipment.
Three (3) years’ experience providing systems engineering support to foreign customers and/or SC/A domain.
Experience leading teams and providing mentorship to junior-level employes.
Experience working in austere environments (e.g., Middle East, Pacific Rim) preferred.
Experience managing IMS preferred.
Completion of DISCS SC/A courses (SCM-C, SCM-CM, SCM-CF) preferred.
Certified PMP, Certified DAWIA Level 1 equivalency, or other relevant certifications preferred.
Experience interacting with foreign senior military/government officials preferred.