BAE Systems Junior Mission Engineer in Reston, Virginia

Job Description

BAE Systems is looking for a Mission Engineer to support a collaborative approach to the design of Mission-Focused systems. The position is focused on working in customer areas and interfacing with users to conceptualize, architect and present solutions to solve the toughest mission needs. This position is right for you if you enjoy pushing into new markets and understanding cutting edge technology.

As a Mission Engineers you bridge the gaps between Business Development, Capture Management and Systems Engineering throughout the entire program lifecycle. You must understand Technology provided by BAE Systems and match them with customer needs

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 6 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

  • Bachelor s degree in engineering/technical discipline, and 6 years related experience

  • US Citizenship and ability to be granted a security clearance by the Federal Government

  • Experience working with IT systems and services

  • Customer experience in either sales or customer support

  • Exceptional communication skills: Ability to communicate complex technical solutions across the business and customer environment

  • Familiarity with business concepts especially new business growth

  • Understanding of Agile Development software practices

  • Ability to write Whitepapers describing technologies and value to the mission

  • Understanding of the Value Proposition creation process to develop Win Themes, Differentiators and Messaging to customers

Preferred Skills and Education

  • Curiosity to learn new technologies and market areas at a rapid pace

  • Information Technology related intern, work, or hobby experience

  • Proven ability to work in groups and contribute

  • Ability to function with little oversite and direction Focusing on long term goals

  • Experience working across disciplines such as engineering, accounting, marketing, etc.

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.

The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Junior Mission Engineer


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