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Battle Force Tactical Network Senior Systems Engineer

 
Job Tracking ID:  85347-269003
Location:   San Diego, CA
Job Type:  Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated:  July 12, 2018
 
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Job Description:

The Senior Level Systems Engineer will lead a multi organizational, geographically dispersed team of technicians, engineers, installers, and support personnel using systems engineering practices and following PEO C4I/SPAWAR policies and procedures.

Job Responsibilities include but not limited to the following:

  • Oversee and manage all BFTN efforts to ensure timely engineering, testing and implementation of software and hardware modernized systems to surface, subsurface and portable platforms
  • Develop/Review Enterprise Change Requests (ECR) and lead the BFTN functional leads to create a complete design package
  • Socialize changes with impacted programs as coordinated through the Assistant Program Manager for Engineering (APM-E)
  • Work with APME to develop ECRs and solve cross program, cross PMW, and cross service integration issues
  • Identify technical risks and appropriate mitigations and present to APM, APME leadership and follow LE CONOPS
  • Perform trade studies and AoAs as needed to develop technical options or risk mitigations
  • Ensure requirements are met for all efforts
  • Review/author engineering documentation, diagrams, etc.
  • Provide guidance/tasking to ISEAs and test and engineering teams at SSC PAC, SSC LAN
Experience and Skills:

Required skills:

  • Must possess excellent writing and verbal skills and email etiquette.
  • Proactive self-starter, work well independently and with teams in a collaborative engineering environment.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products (e.g., Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Visio). 
  • Seasoned in leading and mentoring multi-functional teams.  Must be able to effectively communicate and present briefings/trainings to all levels of personnel, including leadership, support, sponsors and peers and fleet. 
  • Must be able to manage resources effectively and work through conflicts/issues quickly and effectively.

Required Experience: 

  • Minimum 10 years of engineering experience with at least 5 years leading teams.
  • Knowledge of TACCOM and Navy Networks, Application Integration and E2C testing required. Knowledge of program management, scheduling, budgets.
  • Awareness of cyber security requirements desired.
  • Education:  Bachelors degree in engineering required, Masters preferred.
  • Clearance:  Current/active Secret clearance at start of assignment required. 

Additional Information:
 
Job Level:   Mid Career (2+ years)
Number of Openings:   1
Years of Experience:   More than 10 Years
Level of Education:   BA/BS
Starting Date :   ASAP