Sr Systems Engineer I (TS/SCI) in Aurora, CO at Volt

Date Posted: 7/1/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Aurora, CO
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is seeking a Sr. Systems Engineer to join our client’s team. This position is available in Aurora, CO; Dulles, VA; and Richardson, TX.

An Active US Government Security Clearance is required.

Job Description:

You are a collaborative and highly skilled Senior Systems Engineer who is accomplished and experienced! Shaping the future defense of our world through technical ingenuity excites you. You will contribute to a team of engineers in the accomplishment of System Engineering tasks in an iterative development environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for working within a collaborative, multi-discipline environment to produce deliverable products as part of an Agile like team
  • Support efforts to define system requirements, define verification methods and, troubleshoot errors
  • Assist other engineers with defining the future architecture roadmap for integrating, testing and deploying future capabilities
  • Support the planning and coordination with multiple discipline engineering and maintenance teams to address technical issues

Required Experience:

  • BS degree and at least 4+ years demonstrated engineering experience with proven track record
  • Work independently without appreciable direction to meet timelines
  • Understanding of the Systems Engineering lifecycle and change management process
  • Knowledge of and some experience in systems engineering functions including: operations concept development, requirements definition, requirements analysis and management, functional decomposition, use case development, interface analysis and definition
  • Knowledge of, and experience working in, DOORS or similar requirements management tool
  • Knowledge of component level integration and test 
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively work, and communicate, with all levels of management and individual contributors on the program team
  • Ability to the identify, manage, and mitigate technical risk 
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, including presentation skills
  • Experience with Microsoft Office suite of tools, particularly Excel, Project, and PowerPoint

Desired Experience:

  • Knowledge of software development lifecycle models (Agile) and program lifecycle modes
  • Experience in developing requirements
  • Experience with requirements decomposition
  • Experience in mission management
  • Experience with automated test tools/ script development
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Qualified Raytheon Six Sigma Specialist or equivalent

Required Education:

  • 4 years of experience with a BS in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM); or 2 years of experience with a MS in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM); or 12 years of experience in lieu of degree

This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.