System Analyst

    • Job Tracking ID: 85347-341979
    • Job Location: Huntsville, AL
    • Job Level: Mid Career
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 05/11/2022
    • Years of Experience: 5+
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Job Description

5-D Systems, Inc. a KRATOS company, is seeking a highly motivated candidate to fill a System Analyst position working as a member of the PEO-MS Integrated Fires Mission Command (IFMC) Project Office System Engineering Directorate team to verify system requirements in support of Army AMD missions.  The position will emphasize analysis and verification of requirements, development of verification objectives, development of test objectives, support the Joint Analysis Team (JAT), and serve as a system engineering interface to external teams.  The position will require development of verification plans, analyses, tools, reports, and technical briefings to leadership.  This position will directly support analysis of Hardware In The Loop (HWIL) and live Range testing of current and developmental AMD systems.

Experience and Skills

The candidate must:

  • Be familiar with AMD concepts with specific system engineering knowledge and experience with one (1) or more of the following systems:  IBCS, PATRIOT, MEADS, THAAD, C2BMC, FAAD, or AEGIS
  • Have experience in requirements development, analysis, and verification of two (2) or more of the following AMD areas:  track management, threat evaluation, engagement processing, IFF, CCTDI, Non-Cooperative Target Recognition, geodetic registration, automatic emplacement, defense plan evaluation and optimization, sensor coverage evaluation and optimization, tactical distributed systems, engagement resource management, or force operations
  • Be experienced analyzing and verifying requirements, be capable of translating requirements into testable event objectives, be fluent in the Microsoft Office toolset, be proficient navigating and extracting data from requirements databases and modeling tools, and be proficient with at least one scripting or programming tool to assist in requirements analysis and verification tasks

The candidate should be familiar with and be able to use Linux operating systems for analysis and data processing.

Some travel to New Mexico will occasionally be required in support of on-site analysis activities of live and HWIL testing.


  • Be a US citizen
  • Must have a current Secret security clearance
  • A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college (ABET preferred) in engineering, the sciences, or mathematics
  • Have a minimum of 5 years combined Government/DoD experience in performing the essential duties listed above

Other Qualifications:

  • Have direct experience with IBCS or PATRIOT
  • Experience with test tools, test planning and analysis, Design of Experiments (DOE), and Model Based Systems Engineering are a plus
  • Enthusiasm, independent critical thinking, and a team attitude are important, as well as the ability to respond to quick turn requests

Job Benefits

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Tax Savings Accounts (HSA / FSA)
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401k
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • PTO
  • Education Assistance Program
  • Paid Holidays
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