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Ballistic Missile Defense Weapon/Missile Systems Engineer

Ballistic Missile Defense Weapon/Missile Systems Engineer

Dahlgren, VA

MDA/AX has the requirement for contractor support with systems engineering activities to develop the Missile Defense Agency’s Sea-Based Terminal System. The selected candidate should have demonstrated ability in one or more of the following areas
(1) systems engineering; (2) radars
(3) missiles
(4) targets
(5) command & control
(6) modeling and simulation
(7) sy
tems architecture


  • Insuring that systems engineering development is fully integrated with the overall Ballistic Missile Defense System.
  • Assisting in the identification and resolution of complex problems associated with the system’s development, production, and our operation
  • Researching and support implementing processes that assure all data requirements are determined using rigorous and valid concepts
  • Developing mathematical models, processes, techniques and procedures for the creation of new or substantially improved methods or products
  • Analyzing operational/user requirements and performing functional analysis, component/element/system synthesis
    verification and validation activities
  • Researching and analyzing cost reduction trades against cuts in performance
    quality, reliability
    and/or safety.
  • Assessing technical, acquisition and operational issues related to technical performance requirements
    system engineering, financial management
    and performance trades.
  • Assessing if near-term and long-term program requirements can be achieved within established acquisition program baseline
Engineering Degree from an accredited University8-11 Years of experience working in a technical position, preferably associated with Missile Defense
Musthave andmaintaina Top-Secret Security Clearance.
TDY travel will be required(2 – 4 days a month, on average)GENERAL KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:

Knowledge of scientificand engineeringconcepts,theories,and standards, in one or more of the followingspecialty areas: ((1) systems engineering; (2) radars;(3) missiles;(4) targets,(5) command & control;(6) modeling and simulation;(7) systems architecture.

Knowledge ofdefenseacquisitionprograms and acquisition policies

Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic program office environment

Demonstrated ability to execute system engineering methods associated with the development of a complex weapon system
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