Senior Systems Engineer

FGS, LLC - Washington, DC3.9

Full-timeEstimated: $110,000 - $150,000 a year
FGS is looking for a Senior Systems Engineer to be the Systems Engineering lead to support a U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL), Space Systems Development Department (SSDD) program in the concept definition and design phases on various advanced concepts studies and projects, which will evolve into future space, aerospace and tactical C4ISR systems. Development responsibilities extend across the entire space/ground spectrum of hardware, software and advanced technologies including digital processing, as well as systems

Primary Duties and Responsibilities -
Lead for Systems engineering activities
Perform hardware and software configuration item updates, configuration change management, configuration status accounting, configuration audits and verification, and Configuration Management (CM )planning and management
Develop complete sets of architectural views enterprises in accordance with the common architecture frameworks (e.g. DoDAF and FEAF).
Leverage strong business analysis skills and experience to develop business visions and strategies and perform functional decomposition, requirements capture, and process modeling.
Develop/influence ‘system of systems’ architecture development, partitioning functionality across applications and components.
Prepare detailed presentations/briefings to clearly explain the benefits of an architectural approach to clients and stakeholders.
Coordinate the activities of others (internal staff, client staff, subcontractors, associates and staff from collaborating and/or competing suppliers) and manage stakeholder expectations and requirements.
Assess requirements and present systems engineering based recommendations that are in line with the strategic vision for the enterprise and industry best practices.
Advise on and participate in established governance processes to ensure that enterprise architectures meet requirements.

Required Qualifications:
Experience leading a team with other Systems Engineers analyzing user requirements, concept of operations documents, and high level system architectures to develop system requirements specifications.
Experience with analyzing system requirements and leading design and development activities.
Experience with guiding users in formulating requirements, advising alternative approaches, and conducting feasibility studies.
Experience with providing technical leadership for the integration of requirements, design, and technology.
Experience incorporating new plans, designs and systems into ongoing operations.
Experience developing system architecture and system design documentation supporting complex Multi-INT processing.
Experience guiding system development and implementation planning through preparation or assessment of systems engineering management, integration, and test plans.

Desired Qualifications:
Master’s Degree in Math, Engineering, Computer Science or a related technical field

Education: BS - Math, Engineering, Computer Science or a related technical field (Masters preferred)
Experience: 15

Physical Requirements:
Near Acuity 20%, Speaking 30%, Listening 30%, Sight 20%, Use of Hands/Fingers to Handle/Feel 80%

This position description is not intended as, nor should it be construed as, exhaustive of all responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with this job. This and all positions are eligible for organization-wide transfer. Management reserves the right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities at anytime.
Company Overview: FGS, LLC is an international, leading edge provider of technical services to include Secure Information Systems, Security and Engineering and Intelligence Analysis. Our turn-key solutions include the design, engineering, deployment operations, and sustainment of secure technology and critical infrastructure for the protection and safety of our customers' mission-critical information, processes and personnel. Demonstrating an unyielding commitment to our customers, superior trust and dedication with our partners, and leading edge technical expertise over the past seven years, FGS has experienced explosive growth providing superior services through the world, from North America and the Pacific Rim, to the Middle East and Europe.
FGS provides secure, leading edge technology and process management services to military, Government and commercial clients worldwide.

FGS offers a generous compensation package including health, dental, vision, 401(k), group life insurance, educational reimbursement, among other benefits.

We value our employees and strive to offer many opportunities for professional growth.


FGS, LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability