GPS Systems Engineer

    • El Segundo, CA

Job Description

BAE Systems has an immediate need for an Integration Engineer on the Global Positioning System (GPS) Systems Engineering & Integration (SE&I) team in El Segundo, CA. This individual will work with teammates, customers and stakeholders to identify and manage critical dependencies between programs and projects within the GPS Directorate to ensure synchronziation of efforts to sustain and evolve GPS capabilities that are the world-wide gold standard for Position, Navigation and Timing. The successful candidate will support enterprise integration activities between SMC/GP space, control, user, operations, logistics and sustainment elements and organizations. Duties include:

  • Capturing viable plans to achieve Enterprise objectives, analyzing dependencies between stakeholders, identifying disconnects between integration products and resources, developing and communicating solutions, etc.
  • Ensuring effective integration and planning across multiple space, control and user programs (hardware and software)
  • Interacting with prime contractors and government leads to ensure that all activities are coordinated, scheduled and planned across the SMC/GP Enterprise
  • Analyzing formal GPS requirements, such as Key Performance Parameters and Key System Attributes, defining capability increments, and verifying plans to meet operational capability declaration criteria
  • Capturing derived requirements and traceability between capabilities, architectures, interface documents and specifications using IBM Rational DOORS 9.6 and Sparx Enterprise Architect
  • Reviewing proposed changes to the GP technical baseline for impacts to enterprise capabilities and to cross-stakeholder integration concerns
  • Supporting the customer in defining, capturing, and maintaining technical and schedule risk data throughout the system lifecycle
Required Skills and Education
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Science, Engineering, or Math
  • 8+ years relevant experience with space, ground or user segments of DoD or other Government space programs
  • Current Secret clearance
  • Planning and integration experience with large-scale DoD programs
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to independently execute work tasks in a rapidly changing, fast-paced environment
  • Ability to think critically and synthesize information from multiple sources into comprehensive plans
  • Ability to effectively communicate and present complex issues and solutions to customers and stakeholders
Preferred Skills and Education
  • 6+ years experience with Master's Degree in Business, Science, Engineering or Math
  • Current TS/SCI clearance
  • Experience working with Air Force/DoD customers in an acquisition environment with Space systems (especially at SMC), including one or more GPS segments
  • Experience using IBM Rational DOORS 9.X, Sparx Enterprise Architect, Microsoft Project (2010 or later)
About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That's BAE Systems. That's Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit www.baesystems.com and follow us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/baesystemsintel.


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