BAE Systems Senior Systems Engineering Advisor in Rockville, Maryland

Job Description

BAE Systems is seeking a full-time Senior Principal Systems Engineer to be a part of our Systems Engineering Program team working on the US/UK TRIDENT Submarine Strategic Weapon System and US Attack Weapon System programs. The selected candidate will work closely with numerous engineering teams supporting the Strategic Systems Programs Office.-?xml:namespace prefix = "o" /->

Our primary function is to define and execute system engineering principles and process activities that include:

  • Strategic Systems Programs System Engineering Transformation(SET)guidance

  • Program level system engineering procedure development and implementation planning

  • Definition of systems engineering criteria throughout the program lifecycle

  • Develop and lead best practices group integrating traditional and model based systems engineering into existing business areas

The selected candidate will serve as a senior systems engineer, specifically performing the following functions:

  • Analyzing and tracing requirements to between our system level content

  • Evaluating requirements data and providing recommendations/summaries related to success/failure of system level impact completeness

  • Recommending and implementing process improvements

  • Supporting the development of a revised system philosophy/strategy related to the utilization of models to accelerate total system product timelines and reduce overall program risk

  • Leading technical studies/analyses/deep dives and providing solutions/recommendations to Government clients

  • Mentoring junior systems engineers in discipline and program applicability

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 10 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

BS Degree in Engineering, Science, or related field and 20 years of work experience

Demonstrated experience with SSP Systems Engineering activities

Sound understanding of SSP organization with detailed knowledge on SSP system engineering policies and procedures

Knowledge of the SWS Architecture, subsystem interfaces, and physical/functional requirements

Working knowledge/experience with the SWS and AWS

Experience with technical presentations and customer facing activities

Preferred Skills and Education

  • Familiarity with functional, programmatic, and technical management knowledge area

  • Understanding of model based system engineering(MBSE) capabilities

  • SHIPALT Process and procedure management

  • SSP SE process course developer/instructor

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 dofrom 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:

Senior Systems Engineering Advisor


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