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Senior Systems Engineer

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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.



The Systems Engineer (SE) is responsible for systems definition on a tasking related development project. The SE will be responsible for the development and maintenance of Interface Control Documents (ICDs), Segment Requirements Documents (SRDs), Data Definition Documents (DDDs), Requirements Verification and Testing Matrix (RTVM), and system CONOPS for the project to ensure all requirements are allocated and tested. They will develop IT requirements and systems interfaces, coordinates systems definition with internal and external stakeholders, and assists in the overall orchestration of project activities. SE will coordinate with stakeholders to establish standardized interface criteria, perform internal and external verification tests, and document agreed upon criteria in baseline documentation.

Responsibilities include:

  • Translate high-level program strategies into organizational and system requirements, and work with stakeholders to achieve objectives.
  • Conduct requirements engineering, scheduling, reliability, resilience, service development, integration, test and evaluation, maintainability and analysis across mission architectures and Federal Agencies.
  • Integrate new data sources and baseline products, prepare Requests for Change (RFCs) and Engineering Review Board (ERB) products, and document requirements and technical information.
  • Identify and present courses of action, trade studies, and technical/engineering assessments.
  • Lead the resolution of complex technical issues and risk management efforts, providing a sound systems engineering approach and an enterprise perspective
  • Facilitate technical exchange meetings to coordinate integration activities with stakeholders across multiple agencies.
  • Update documentation for Interface Control Documents, System Requirements documents, and Product Definition Dictionaries.
  • Function as a liaison between Mission Partner, project stakeholders, and Government POCs for the planning
  • Identify and report issues, investigate and develop recommendations for mitigations


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's STEM
  • 6+ Exp. Gov't/Industry (DoD/IC Acq, Requirements, PPBES or SE or Large, Complex SoS or SOA/Cloud Environments)
  • 6+ Systems Engineering Lifecycle
  • Experience in Increment/Service/System/Project Engineering of Intel Production Workflow Services & Collection Services
  • Experience in Assessment, Evaluation and Deployment of New / Emerging Tech into Operations or Architectural Impacts and Recommended Way Forward

Desired Qualifications:

  • Advanced degree in Systems Engineering or related STEM degree program. An advanced degree in this category can account for an additional two years of experience.
  • Experience in the field of geospatial intelligence or hyperspectral phenomenology
  • Familiarity with Sensitive GEOINT missions, operations, and processes.
  • Experience managing systems interfaces and end-to-end system integration of new and existing capabilities
  • Familiarity with Satellite Communication Systems.
  • Experience in requirements decomposition from strategic level requirements to program and systems level requirements.
  • Experience managing requirements in an agile environment.
  • Experience working with NES or GIMS
  • Experience working with collection management and/or tasking management tools

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 - All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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).


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Posted: 2021-02-23 Expires: 2021-03-25

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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