BAE Systems Solutions Architect in Dulles, Virginia

The Solution Architect will serve as the competency lead for the model-based systems engineering (MBSE) and product lifecycle management (PLM) domain of expertise for the Business Area and the engineering design authority (DA) for acquisitions conducted by our customers across the Defense, Intel, and Civilian markets developing both enterprise-wide strategies as well as the point solutions for full lifecycle systems engineering, integration, manufacturing, and sustainment requirements for major captures and proposals. Working closely with business development, customers, and diverse engineering and proposal teams, the SA will understand emerging and evolving customer mission needs and most important requirements and develop winning, tailored solutions aligned to the capture strategy for the opportunity. This position will also lead key internal research and development (IRAD) and strategic investment efforts developing the next-generation IDE architecture and prototype leveraging industry best practices coupled with state-of-the-art MBSE and PLM solutions that can incrementally evolve and improve the systems engineering processes, engineering development, manufacturing and sustainment capabilities for the Business Area.

Minimum Education And Experience

Bachelor's Degree and 15 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills And Education

*Required Education and Experience

Bachelor Degree in appropriate discipline (e.g. Engineering, Computer Sciences) and a minimum of 15 years of experience, including 5 years of IT experience.

*Required Skills

  • Ability to think strategically and communicate effectively at the most senior levels of government (customer) or corporate management (company) to articulate the understanding of their mission needs and requirements, and to communicate the value and benefit of BAE Systems solutions

  • Experience leading technical solution development, in particular, architecture and CONOPS development using MBSE methodologies including SysML, for software-intensive system integration, support, maintenance, and sustainment

  • Expertise and hands-on experience with engineering development environment and industry-leading MBSE tools, software development tools, and PLM systems

  • IT specific domain knowledge, including (i) ITIL; (ii) Cybersecurity and Information Assurance; (iii) Enterprise IT infrastructure; and (iv) Enterprise Resource Management (ERP) systems

  • Knowledge of system development methodologies including requirement engineering, configuration management, technical baseline management, cost estimating and analysis, and decision support methodologies

  • Knowledge and understanding of systems engineering processes, industrial engineering, production and manufacturing, and supply chain systems

  • Knowledge and understanding of project management methodologies, including scope, cost and schedule, and resource management

  • Experience supporting large-scale proposal efforts, comprising a diverse team of technical and operational specialists, and involving the development of novel or innovative new solutions

  • Experience collaborating across organizations and OEMs, participating in industry forums and conferences, writing and presenting technical papers About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That's BAE Systems. That's Inspired Work.Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit and follow us on Facebook: Solutions Architect Dulles, Virginia 30684BR-1651 EEO Career Site Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities . females . veterans . individuals with disabilities . sexual orientation . gender identity . gender expression