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Systems Engineer III

Full Time

Arcfield

Chantilly VA 20151 USA

Posted 12/02/2022

Job Descriptionback to top

Arcfield Overview

Arcfield is a leading provider of full lifecycle, mission-focused systems engineering and integration capabilities to the U.S. government and its allies. The company has more than 60 years of proven experience providing advanced engineering and analysis, IT and C5ISR capabilities to support our nation’s most critical national security missions. Headquartered in Chantilly, VA and with 16 offices around the world, Arcfield employs approximately 1,200 engineers, analysts, IT specialists, and other professionals who put our customers’ missions first, helping them solve their most complex challenges through innovations in modeling, simulation and analysis, digital transformation and C5ISR. Visit arcfield.com for more details.

Responsibilities

  • Using a holistic approach, designs, develops, evaluates and modifies end-to-end systems and systems-oriented products through their entire life cycle.
  • Generates quantifiable requirements based on customer description, system planning and design, and acquisition logistics.
  • Ensures requirements comply with client requirements and government standards through formal verification methods.
  • Translates high level product development strategies into system requirement specifications and works with other engineering disciplines to develop lower level detailed implementation requirements.
  • Establishes and coordinates development of standards, practices, and procedures as related to the overall product development.
  • Designs interfaces and brings system elements together so they work as a whole.
  • Assesses performance using evaluation criteria and technical performance measures.
  • Customer liaison and support for business development activities and to understand and shape requirements.
  • Participates in system conceptual design and documentation of the design concepts.
  • Translates high level product development strategies into system requirement specifications and works with multi-discipline engineering teams to develop lower level detailed requirements.
  • Participates in design reviews of components (hardware and software) to ensure applicability to the current system and traceability of requirements through compliance verification and validation.
  • Generates system level requirements verification procedures and customer acceptance test procedures.
  • Reviews test plans/procedures and ensures they meet the objectives of the contractual requirements and participates in the testing process to validate requirements.

 

Program Specific Description:  The Arcfield program is a contract providing SETA (Systems Engineering Technical Advisor) services to the government customer with a focus on RF satellite communications and ground based systems including digital signal processing. 

  • The contract support is part of the customer team focused on all aspects of the systems life cycle including conops development, capturing requirements, working with developers to deliver capability, testing to ensure capabilities meet requirements, transition to operations and operations support. 
  • The program is comprised of 70 personnel supporting several locations in the Northern Virginia region.

 

Clearance Sponsorship:  This position is for the purpose of gaining a clearance through a government sponsored background investigation.  The candidate will fill out extensive security paperwork, providing detailed personal information used to verify suitability for a government security clearance.  This process can take more than a year to complete.  Once complete, the employee will be assigned to the sponsoring program contract to begin work.

Job Requirementsback to top

  • 5-7 years experience with a BS (4 years of relevant experience in an RF space communications development/acquisition program can be substituted)
  • Technical BS in Engineering, Computer Science or related technical degree.
  • The ability to work well within a team of engineers
  • Demonstrated self-starter with examples of initiatives taken and results.

Job Detailsback to top

Location Chantilly, VA, 20151, United States
Categories Computer Software, Computer Hardware, Engineering, Information Technology
Sec Clearances DoE Clearance, Public Trust, DHS Suitability, Top Secret/SCI with Full-scope Polygraph, Top Secret/SCI with CI Polygraph, Top Secret/SCI, Top Secret/SSBI, Top Secret/EBI, Top Secret (TS), Secret, Confidential, Interim, Other, Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

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Contact Informationback to top

Contact Name Jared Blind
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Primary Phone 732-232-9052
Job Code 124311

Systems Engineer III

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