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Systems Engineer Lead

Company: SAIC
Location: Colorado Springs
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Job Description:

SAIC is seeking a Systems Engineer Lead to provide support to the Space Test and Readiness Command's National Space Test and Training Complex program office in Colorado Springs, CO .
The following represents a general overview of duties and responsibilities:

  • Provide operational support/leadership to capabilities and system development, test, training and exercises, and transition.

  • Responsible for interfacing with all program offices within the USSF Integrated Program Office (IPO) to collect training and exercise requirements and facilitate their documentation for prioritization by the Government

  • Provide space systems engineering support to Space Test and Readiness Command National Space Test and Training Complex (NSTTC) Electronic Warfare (EW) Mission Area Team, Digital Enterprise Team, On-Orbit Area Team, Cyber Area Team, and Advanced Programs Team.

  • Provide technical analysis and shaping development of the NSTTC architecture across digital, orbital, EW, and cyber domain ranges.


    • Bachelor Degree in a technical field of study or related field with 14+ years of related experience.

    • Experience in Space Operations from the tactical unit level to operational and strategic MAJCOMs and CCMDs.

    • Experience providing operational support/leadership to capabilities and system development, test, training and exercises, and transition.

    • Completed PMI bootcamps in Project Mgmt, Agile, DevOps, & Systems Engineering principles & methodologies.

    • Experience in PC (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) & Security Manager applications (JPAS, DISS, JADE).

    • Highly skilled in mission planning, operational and technical analysis, and employment of Space missions.

    • Direct space operational support experience in Missile Warning, Battlespace Awareness, Missile Defense, Space Electronic Warfare, and other non-kinetic mission sets.

    • Highly skilled exercise planner with significant knowledge of adversary space/ground threat capabilities/employment.

    • Experience in DoD space training and exercise support requirements, processes, and products.

    • Skilled security practitioner with program manager experience at the collateral, TS, SCI, and SAP levels.

    • Highly proficient in supporting non-kinetic effects operations and planning for tactical and strategic objectives.

    • Must have a current background investigation commensurate with Top Secret security clearance and adjudicated for SCI access (consent to a counter-intelligence polygraph examination).

      Desired Qualifications:

      • Master's Degree in aerospace engineering or a related field.

        Target salary range: $175,001 - $185,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.
        Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site. REQNUMBER: 2302182
        SAIC is a premier technology integrator, solving our nation's most complex modernization and systems engineering challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets. Our robust portfolio of offerings includes high-end solutions in systems engineering and integration; enterprise IT, including cloud services; cyber; software; advanced analytics and simulation; and training. We are a team of 23,000 strong driven by mission, united purpose, and inspired by opportunity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $6.5 billion. For more information, visit For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Keywords: SAIC, Colorado Springs , Systems Engineer Lead, Other , Colorado Springs, Colorado

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