Engineering Technologist, Principal - Senior Engineer

BAE Systems is seeking a Senior Systems Integration Engineer to be part of our team. This position will be located in Wallops Island, VA at the Surface Combat Systems Center (SCSC). The SCSC is located on a barrier island on the Eastern Shore of Virginia and is a tenant of the NASA's Wallops Flight Facility. SCSC provides live combat systems suites with platform specific radars and sensors and supports the following functions: combat system lifetime support engineering, platform certification, operational and technical evaluation, combat system training, interoperability testing and participates in at-sea exercises. SCSC provides a high-fidelity representative combat system of every ship in the AEGIS, Ship Self Defense System (SSDS) fleet today and those planned in the future.

The successful candidate will provide leadership and oversight for the Navy's AEGIS programs in multiple warfare areas using system engineering disciplines. Duties and responsibilities will include but will not be limited to the following:

  • Manages the planning, design, engineering, and manpower estimating for new AEGIS baseline integrations and other projects
  • Responsible for ensuring the conversion of customer or product requirements into a total solution that includes technical, schedule, risk and cost
  • Ensures strict adherence to all mechanical and electrical hardware specifications
  • Lead a team responsible for installation of BMD and Combat System upgrades on US AEGIS DDG and CG Class ships
  • Responsible for reviewing detail design drawings, conducting installation inspections of the AEGIS CG-47 and DDG-51 Class Ship combat systems equipment and related support systems equipment
  • Participate and lead design reviews
  • Monitor activation budgets and participate in the development of project ROMs and associated material and labor estimates
  • Represent the organization as a technical point of contact. Interact with senior external partners on technical matters requiring cooperation between organizations

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