Senior Systems Engineer - Vandenberg AFB
Full Time Some CONUS travel may be required
Senior Systems Engineer - Vandenberg AFB, California 93437
• A focus on one or more of the following Systems Engineering Functional Areas (Testing, Requirements Analysis, Specialty Engineering, Systems Architecture) is expected
• Conduct moderately complex projects or phases of significant projects; coordinate the efforts of technical support staff in the performance of assigned projects.
*Assist in writing proposals to recommend process/programs and follows through on implementation
*Perform and evaluates cost analyses and vendor comparisons of software/hardware systems to ensure cost- effective and efficient operations and measures feasibility of various approaches and makes recommendations
*Analyze potential systems investments and prepares supporting documentation for recommendation(s) to management and customers based on results of independent assessment of current and future performance, stability, interoperability and systems management/life cycle issues
*Prepares reports and presentations to communicate to internal team and customer
*Analyze and resolves program support deficiencies and conducts testing to enhance performance
• Conduct moderate to complex testing, troubleshooting and analysis on new and installed systems.
*Develop, implements and maintains test plans, procedures and reports to ensure requirements verification and compliance
*Conduct testing, troubleshooting and analysis tasks on various systems including integration, systems testing, interoperability testing, field test plans and customer acceptance plans
*Assist in the design and requirements development/verification process
• Identify system architecture needs and develop enterprise architecture items to be produced in support of assigned projects such as DODAF drawing generation
• Analyzes, decomposes and allocates requirements from the subsystem level down through the Configuration Item level to specific projects using DOORS including the development of requirement specifications
• Ensure the as-designed system requirements allocated to the project meet Human Factors and Safety Hazard requirements and develop associated analyses, as required
• Develop and implement training tools and documentation
• Strong analytical and creative problem solving skills for design and testing of systems
• Strong communication skills to communicate to management and customers
• Strong time management and organization skills, with the capability to manage multiple competing priorities
• Interpersonal skills to interact with customers, senior level personnel, and team members
• Ability to integrate moderately complex hardware and software systems
• Ability to work independently and as part of a team
• Dedication to achieving outstanding customer results
• Aptitude to pick up new concepts and technology rapidly; ability to present to all stakeholders
• Bachelor's degree in engineering, computer science, management information systems, or related STEM field
• 5 or more years’ experience in systems engineering (Requirements, Test, Specialty Engineering, or Systems Architecture) or related engineering field
• Experience working with Windows based computer systems, components, and Office tool suite
• Highly technical, hands-on engineering experience preferred
• Experience working with design principles and applications
• Experience with Dynamic Object Oriented Requirements System (DOORS) is a plus
• Experience with architecture documentation processes and tools such as DoDAF version 1.5 or 2.0 and System Architect (or equivalent tool) are a plus • Fundamental knowledge of the engineering lifecycle and systems engineering processes
• Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD security clearance, which includes U.S. Citizenship or U.S. naturalization
• Valid U.S. Driver’s License required
• Willingness to travel if required
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VETS is an EEO Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disability.
VETS is a Department of Veterans Affairs, Center for Veterans Enterprise (CVE) certified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB). Based in Tysons Corner, Virginia, VETS has a Southwest operations office in Tucson, Arizona and contract management sites throughout the United States.
VETS supports a growing number of U.S. Government defense and civilian agencies with technology, systems engineering, as well as construction and program management support services.
Locations: California (CA)