BAE Systems Junior Systems Engineer in Sterling, Virginia
BAE Systems is seeking talented Junior-level System Engineers who are looking for an opportunity to excel and flourish in a dynamic and challenging cyber security environment supporting the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) National Cybersecurity Protection System (NCPS). The NCPS assists more than 100 federal civilian government agencies with the protection of their networks against advanced cyber threats.
The Systems Engineer supports the development of system capabilities from the identification of requirements through the deployment of capabilities through the requirements definition, designs, and develops system-oriented products and prepares related installation, testing, operation, and maintenance specifications and instructions. Defines and analyzes architecture to establish operating conditions, conducts tests, define and analyze engineering proposals and related technical data to determine feasibility of developing new capabilities and/or modifying existing capabilities.
Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 2 years work experience or equivalent experience
Required Skills and Education
Analyze user requirements, CONOPS and high-level system architectures to derive, develop and decompose system-level specifications.
Manage system requirements and derived requirements to ensure the system is compatible with defined architecture, and meets customer needs.
Leading and collaborating with Agile Scrum as capabilities are aligned to the operational Sustainment Environment and the associated teams as a key contributor responsible for the design and implementation of advanced cybersecurity capabilities, including the selection of hardware and software and the design of infrastructure services required to enable the cybersecurity capabilities.
Maintaining current knowledge of hardware and software platforms and their associated applications.
Plan and/or support enhancement projects and large system upgrades through requirements definition, implementation, development, operations, performance, testing, cost and schedule, training and support, and/or system disposal.
Leading or developing high quality technical documentation, including user guides, test plans, and contract deliverable items and supporting product line training.
Provide input to hardware (COTS/GOTS/capacity/etc.) recommendations, including support for Technology Insertion in Government Technical Reference Model (TRM).
Active participation in Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) and program Engineering Review Boards (ERBs).
Preferred Skills and Education
project management experience
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 www.baesystems.com and follow us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/baesystemsintel.
Junior Systems Engineer
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