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Acquisition Systems Engineer, Senior

Job Description Job Number: R0049265

Acquisition Systems Engineer, Senior

Key Role:

Work as a senior-level professional within the Army communications systems, providing support to the wideband SATCOM team in support of Project Manager (PM) tactical networks. Support advanced planning activities, including system acquisition strategy development, requirements development, budget preparation, strategic communications, Risk Management Framework (RMF), cost estimating, and contractual planning. Leverage system acquisition subject matter expertise to program staff for acquisition, JCIDS, Planning, Programing, Budget, and Execution (PPBE), and cost estimating processes. Provide management support in developing and responding to program data calls, white papers, and requests for information from multiple sources related to SATCOM systems. Provide input on strategic guidance on current and future SATCOM systems, stakeholder strategy, and communications guidance. Develop strategic and program level acquisition and systems engineering plans and products and create action plans for both strategic and tactical issue resolution. Develop acquisition briefings, plans, papers, presentations, and other documentation for PM and PEO leadership and collaborate with prime contractors, other team contractors, and government, including military and civilian.

Basic Qualifications:

-10+ years of experience in working with and integrating the various segments of a DoD communications program in an acquisition environment

-Experience in working with Army communications programs

-Experience in working with Army clients to enable acquisition-planning decisions

-Experience with supporting the DoD acquisition, JCIDS, PPBE, and cost estimating processes

-Experience with DoD, Army, and PEO review and approval processes

-Experience with writing and delivering technical documents and briefings

-Secret clearance

-HS diploma or GED

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience in working directly with SATCOM preferred

-Ability to take the initiative to identify, own, and solve client problems

-Ability to be a motivated self-starter and team player with expertise leading teams

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Possession of excellent organizational skills

-BA or BS degree in Mathematics, Science, Engineering, or Business preferred; MA or MS degree a plus

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.

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Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland
United States
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