Systems Engineer - SME - Cleared On-Site

Location: Aurora, CO
Date Posted: 03-06-2018
Long Term Contract
1099 or w2
Rate is DOE
TS Clearance Required
US Citizen Required

Job Description: 
Chief engineer of a highly dynamic, tightly focused software-based development and sustainment team that works closely with mission operations and the mission customer to ensure customer and operational needs are met in a very fluid mission environment. 

Job Functions: 
• Responsible for the evolution and sustainment of Peregrine technical software baseline to ensure all activities meet customer defined budget and schedule constraints and operationally defined mission needs 
• Primary technical point of contact for all operational users, customer representatives, and industry partners 
• Act as the bridge between program management and technical staff 
• Leads configuration control board, engineering review board, and risk review board 
• Ensures all development and sustainment efforts remain in scope of contractual agreements 
• Responsible for technical staff task assignments 
• Responsible for staffing projections/management 
• Leads technical responses and technical effort estimates on Requests for Proposals (RFPs) 
• Leads response to customer requested budgetary estimates for additional technical scope 

• Basic understanding (preferably deep understanding) of signal processing fundamentals 
• Good foundation in software configuration management 
• Good foundation in software integration and test 
• Good foundation in system architecture and design 
• Requirements validation, verification, and management 
• Basic understanding (preferably deep understanding) of RF communications signals 
• Desired understanding of RADAR principles 
• Desired software development skills 
• Good written and verbal communication skills 
• Experienced at managing small development teams 
• Experienced responding to RFPs and the associated processes 
• Experienced working with operations staff, sub-contractors, co-contractors, and customers
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