System Engineering Lead

    • Sterling, VA

Job Description
This BAE Systems program supports our federal customer who plays a key role in providing direct cybersecurity engineering support. This program provides systems and security engineering and integration support to specific Government-sponsored projects, pilots and prototypes. This includes solution planning and engineering, defining security requirements, target architecture, interoperability and integration, system testing, Verification and Validation, Modeling and Simulation, studies and analysis, post-deployment security validation (PDSV), and project risk management. As part of this team, you will contribute to the engineering of current and emerging cybersecurity systems, policies, and processes to enforce standards and identify vulnerabilities and capability gaps, and reduce cybersecurity risk of our customer networks.

The Systems Engineering will lead the systems engineering effort, identifying and mitigating systems and security engineering risks across the program and resolving systems engineering issues. This position will define and implement new processes, methods, and tools, consistent with the customer SELC, which can be used across projects to improve efficiency and quality of deliverables and capabilities to ensure the Government is receiving the best overall capability possible.

Required Skills and Education
Bachelor's Degree and 10+ years of proven experience as a Systems Engineer with supervisory/leadership abilities.
Must have excellent ability to translate high level project and product specifications into system requirements and direct multidiscipline engineering teams to develop lower level detailed requirements.

Preferred Skills and Education
Master's Degree and 10+ years or equivalent experience.

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 and follow us on Facebook:

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