Systems Engineer (Top Secret) in Dulles, VA at Volt

Date Posted: 8/28/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Dulles, VA
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is seeking a Sr. Principal Systems Engineer to join our client’s team in Dulles, VA.

An Active US Government Security Clearance is required.

Job Description:

Successful candidates for this position will work in a technical role for the National Security Systems (NSS) business area. This position offers the opportunity to work on exciting, cutting-edge programs and new mission areas. The program will be based in Dulles VA, and may require some travel. The candidate should be knowledgeable in system-of-systems engineering, space vehicle design and operations, ground segments, segment interfaces, payloads, and/or mission operations. Advanced analyses capability relating to complex mission problems may be required, as is the ability to develop and support home-grown mission analysis tools. The role will include interface with clients, as well as regular interactions with internal engineering associates and program management.

Duties include:

  • Significant contributions to mission systems engineering activities
  • system modeling and simulation
  • mission analysis/mission planning/mission ops support
  • developing engineering reports from advanced studies
  • special engineering investigations
  • systems integration/interfaces
  • requirements/V&V
  • Occasional Business Development support

Desired Experience:

  • Mission system requirements
  • Verification/validation planning
  • Mission planning/execution
  • Mission analysis
  • Modeling/simulation
  • System trade studies
  • Expertise with various engineering tools such as MATLAB, STK, and similar tools.

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.