Systems Engineer w/Active TS/SCI Poly

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Posting title
Systems Engineer w/Active TS/SCI Poly

Roles and responsibilities
Must be a US Citizen w/Active TS/SCI Poly Clearance
W2 Contract position
12 month duration
Must be able to pass background and drug screen

Job Description:
Chief engineer of a highly dynamic, tightly focused software-based development and sustainment team that works closely with mission operations and the mission customer to ensure customer and operational needs are met in a very fluid mission environment. 

Job Functions: 
•Responsible for the evolution and sustainment of Peregrine technical software baseline to ensure all activities meet customer defined budget and schedule constraints and operationally defined mission needs 
•Primary technical point of contact for all operational users, customer representatives, and industry partners 
•Act as the bridge between program management and technical staff 
•Leads configuration control board, engineering review board, and risk review board 
•Ensures all development and sustainment efforts remain in scope of contractual agreements 
•Responsible for technical staff task assignments 
•Responsible for staffing projections/management 
•Leads technical responses and technical effort estimates on Requests for Proposals (RFPs) 
•Leads response to customer requested budgetary estimates for additional technical scope 

Required Skills:
•Basic understanding (preferably deep understanding) of signal processing fundamentals 
•Good foundation in software configuration management 
•Good foundation in software integration and test 
•Good foundation in system architecture and design 
•Requirements validation, verification, and management
•Basic understanding (preferably deep understanding) of RF communications signals 
•Desired understanding of RADAR principles 
•Desired software development skills 
•Good written and verbal communication skills 
•Experienced at managing small development teams 
•Experienced responding to RFPs and the associated processes 
•Experienced working with operations staff, sub-contractors, co-contractors, and customers

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