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Sr. Systems Engineer

Job Tracking ID:  85347-271582
Location:   Dahlgren, VA
Job Type:  Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated:  January 11, 2019
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Job Description:

Kratos Defense & Rocket Support Services is currently seeking a Sr. Systems Engineer to support NSWC Dahlgren Division.  The successful candidate will:

• Perform Systems Engineering activities for laser/E-O systems.
• Perform system analytical and performance studies.
• Perform software and hardware definition analysis.
• Perform software & hardware development of prototypes, subsystems and system tools.
• Perform modeling and simulation engineering.
• Perform Laser/E-O development, integration, testing and evaluation.
• Perform all aspects of laboratory and field testing, including setting test goals, developing test methodologies, organizing and conducting tests, reducing test data and analyzing results.
• Produce technical reports on findings, provide system data collection and analysis, and conduct technical documentation reviews.
• Report critical finds to military and DoD civilian leadership.
• Transition replacement personnel per SOP.

Experience and Skills:

The successful candidate must have the following skills/experience:

  • Experience on U.S. Navy and Joint Laser/Electro-Optical Systems research and development programs is preferred.
  • Demonstrated abilities to interface with the Navy/Marines/Joint to develop and support technical positions, to justify technical recommendations, and to write technical publications.
  • Intimate familiarity with lab processes and work flow.
  • Masters Degree MS in Electrical Engineering or relevant equivalent technical engineering degree, or equivalent professional experience performing in a technically relevant engineering field.
  • Ten (10) years of experience in performing systems engineering for weapons systems. Systems engineering experience includes requirements and concept development; design and development of system architecture; systems hardware and software design and development; human systems integration; system integration and test; information assurance; and model based system engineering (MBSE) principles and MBSE tools used to generate systems engineering products. Experience in weapons system certification. Experience in combat system integration with command and control, weapon control, networks, display systems, and communications systems.
  • Five (5) years of experience with U.S. Navy or other armed services laser/EO systems research and development programs.
  • Must be a U.S. citizenship with active DoD Secret clearance.

Additional Information:
Job Level:   Mid Career (2+ years)
Number of Openings:   3
Years of Experience:   More than 10 Years
Level of Education:   Masters Degree
Starting Date :   ASAP