Junior Systems Engineer
KBR is seeking a Junior Systems Engineer to join our Team! This position supports tasking for a Program Office within PEO(T), NAVAIR Headquarters in Patuxent River, MD.
You will be a high-performing member of Systems Engineering team supporting NAVAIR PMA-231 with the Advanced Hawkeye Command and Control platform. You will team with other System Engineering professionals in providing technical support for all phases of system requirements development, conducting independent technical analyses, evaluation, and assessment of system requirements, requirements development, documentation, and verification.
Generate and assist in the development of Statement of Work (SOW) language and Technical Assessment Reports (TAR) documents.
You will also utilize Dynamic Object Oriented Requirements System (DOORS) to trace requirements from Weapons System Specifications (WSS) to System Specification (SS) to Software Requirements Specifications (SRS) and generating technical reports and briefings to keep the customer informed.
You will work hand-in-hand with primary contract vendors to ensure requirements adherence and in turn, secure the confidence of the NAVAIR stakeholder in the fielded system.
Finally, you will interface on a daily basis with government and other contractor personnel in a team environment.
Bachelor’s Degree in engineering or a related technical field from an accredited college or university. In lieu of a degree, a minimum of eight (8) years of engineering experience in the analysis, design, development, integration operation, testing and evaluation of aircraft or weapons systems is acceptable.
A minimum of two (2) years of engineering experience in the analysis, design, development, integration, operation, testing and evaluation of aircraft or weapons systems is required.
Applicant selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. A current Secret Clearance with a Background Investigation completed within the last 6 years is required.
Knowledge of DoD systems engineering requirements, design interface requirements and specification development is required.
Systems engineering related to acquisition of government systems
Systems engineering requirements development and verification
Technical evaluation and assessment of acquisition requirements documentation such as Basis of Estimates (BOEs) and Contract Deliverables (CDRLs)
Development/assessment of systems engineering plans; ability to work in a fast-paced Agile environment
Must be able to work in a team environment
Excellent written and verbal communications
Professionalism and customer service
Travel: 10-20% travel may be required
In compliance with the U.S. federal government’s vaccine mandate, only candidates who are fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or have a reasonable accommodation or approved medical exception will be considered for this position.
KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.