Systems Engineer

Maxar Technologies - Herndon, VA3.6

Full-time
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Maxar Technologies is searching for a motivated Senior Systems Engineer with agile application development, testing, deployment, and integration experience to support a program developing an intelligence exploitation capability. You will be responsible for applying agile systems engineering processed to the development and delivery of the application.

Highlights of Responsibilities:
Adapt the SAFE Agile processes to our project requirements.
Collaboratively plan and execute our Sprint and Program Increments
Provide technical input into full project life-cycle including: CONOPs, requirements development and definition, feature estimation, oversight of system design and developer implementation, systems test and evaluation, deployment and operational implementation
Assess technical solutions provided by developers and provide recommendations to the team and government customer
Test and evaluate new system capabilities
Generate artifacts and participate in sell-off to the product owner

Minimum Requirements:
Active TS/SCI security clearance and the ability to obtain a CI Polygraph.
Bachelor's degree in an applicable engineering discipline (i.e., Systems Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, or Computer Science).
Requires at least 7 years of technical professional experience.
Expertise in Atlassian Suite of Agile Development tools – Confluence, Portfolio, Kanban, etc.
Experience with automated testing tools such as Jenkins.
Knowledge of and previous experience defining technical requirements, tracking sprint development progress, and documenting test plans and their results.
Self-starter who takes initiative and is quick to understand tasking.
Must be flexible, organized, and understand the big picture but can focus on the mission-critical details.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Critical thinker with proven problem-solving skills.
Willing to travel occasionally

Desired Requirements:
Agile and/or Scrum certification.
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MAXAR Technologies offers a generous compensation package including a competitive salary; choice of medical plan; dental, life, and disability insurance; a 401(K) plan with competitive company match; paid holidays and paid time off.