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Systems Engineer III

Chantilly, VA 20151
Business Group Highlights

Intelligence

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

The Engineer will provide support to analysis of programs and their test procedures. A detailed knowledge of satellites is not necessary as the engineer will be mentored and developed alongside senior systems engineers in the areas of satellite, subsystems, payloads, etc. technology. The candidate will apply skills in mathematical calculations and basic statistical analysis and be able to perform both with the tutelage of experienced engineers and independently with a proactive, self-starter work ethic. The candidate will assist in the preparation of progress reports and provide quality control translation support of information from artifacts to data entries.

Fundamental Systems Engineering tasking and practices will apply, such as the following:

  • 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.
  • Assesses performance using evaluation criteria and technical performance measures.


Qualifications

  • Requires 5 to 8 years with BS/BA or 3 to 5 years with MS/MA or 0 to 2 years with PhD.
  • Active and Current TS/SCI Security Clearance.
  • Possess skills in mathematical calculations and some comfort with statistic.
  • Familiarity with basic physics, mechanics, electronics to understand satellite systems with training and instruction from senior experienced systems engineers.
  • Some spreadsheet skills are preferable.
  • General problem-solving skills and some small team coordination skills will be necessary.
  • Strong work ethic and can-do attitude with the ambition to develop under the mentorship of experienced engineers and grow into positions of increased scope and responsibility.

*Due to workplace precautions/restrictions considering COVID-19, employees may be required to work shift work. Schedules will return to core hours, Monday-Friday, once precautions/restrictions are removed.


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 do just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is anAA/EEOEmployer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

As a government contractor, Perspecta abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

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 the 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 contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).

Industry

  • Information Technology
Posted: 2020-09-29 Expires: 2020-10-28

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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