Harris Corporation Systems Engineer 3 —Modeling & Simulation - TREX in Colorado Springs, Colorado
Systems Engineer 3 —Modeling & Simulation - TREX 4/19/18--NetworkUSA - CO - Colorado Springs
Job ID: SIS20181704-24359
Job Title: Systems Engineer 3 —Modeling & Simulation - TREX
Job Code: SIS20181704-24359
Location: Schriever AFB, Colorado Springs, CO
During its 120-year history, Harris has transformed communications and information technology. Harris is a proven leader in tactical communications, geospatial systems and services, air traffic management, environmental solutions, avionics and electronic warfare, and space and intelligence. From ocean to orbit and everywhere in between, we provide mission-critical solutions to connect, inform and protect the world.
On the Harris team, your job is to secure the world. We don't work here just for the advanced technology and equipment: we work here because we know what - and who - we're protecting! From families to the intelligence community, and from our climate to our men and women in uniform - we're making the world a safer place!
Harris Corporation Space and Intelligence Systems has an opening for a Systems Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Colorado Springs, CO .
The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, and a collaborative team setting across all levels.
The candidate will provide Subject Matter Expertise to the Chief of Training and Exercises in developing and executing exercise and experiment scenarios. This includes but is not limited to attending all planning conferences, assist in the execution of exercises and experiments, after action compilation and tracking, and provide intelligence perspective on performance of C2 Center systems and future capabilities integration.
Perform requirements elicitation, definition, and functional allocation to hardware and software segments and components
Plan, develop and execute command and control operations exercises and experiments.
Attend all required planning conferences and provide intelligence perspective on performance of space C2 systems and capabilities.
Document the requirements for future mission systems based on the operational needs as identified by the NSDC director
Support of NSDC experiments, exercises and operations
Use modeling and simulation analyses to support design validation and mission benefit analyses
Prepare and brief technical presentations at informal and formal meetings
Write technical white papers, memorandums and reports
Perform research, studies and analyses in support of crew force progression requirements, and manpower assessments
Contribute to the development of new principles and concepts to enhance mission operations
Support the development of technological concepts which improve system performance and mission capabilities
Interact with engineering teams and customer to identify problems, perform failure analysis to root cause, and develop solutions to correct deficiencies
Develop, conduct and document military utility assessments of non-traditional data sensors and sources
Support critical operations during standard and non-standard working hours
Conduct system requirements reviews and create and/or update requirement specifications and technical documentation
Review system engineering documentation to ensure specifications meet system needs and are accurate, comprehensive, and complete
Develop trade studies to guide selection of components to ensure requirement satisfaction
Develop/assess course of action alternatives in project development/product delivery
Develop and conduct test plans/procedures for software/hardware integration tests, be responsible for integration/execution, detailed data analysis, and preparation of software test reports
Participate in engineering peer reviews as a document originator or reviewer to ensure engineering rigor is appropriate for each project’s current lifecycle phase
Support the project management team by performing technical planning, including cost, risk and supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systems following a defined system design lifecycle process (concept, design, fabrication, test, installation, operation, maintenance and disposal)
Perform risk analysis, including identifying and assessing project risks
Develop and execute risk mitigation plans and management of risks on projects
Provide risk avoidance and risk mitigation strategies to project managers
Bachelor’s Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics discipline from an accredited university and 6+ year of systems engineering experience OR
Master’s Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics discipline and 4+ years ofsystems engineering experience OR
14+ years of systems engineering experience in lieu of a degree
An active DoD Top Secret security clearance
The ability to obtain and maintain program access
Previous Intergraded Joint Special Technical Operations planning experience
Experience with requirements analysis and systems design within projects
Experience writing specifications, design, ConOps, and Interface Control Documents
Experience with C2 weapon systems and operations.
Previous experience supporting DoD/government customers
Ability to write subsystem specification and requirements
Hardware/software requirement verification/system validation experience
Demonstrated excellent verbal and written communication skills. Excellent inter-personal and communication skills, ability to interact with a cross functional team and act as customer interface for technical aspects
Leadership experience with medium and small project implementations.
Experience working directly with customers onsite at their facility.
Leadership experience with medium and small project implementations.
Previous leadership experience
5+ years experience in the SSA or Space C2 community
Excellent 2-way communication skills (upward and downward)
Act as a liaison to internal and external stakeholders
Please be aware this position requires a DoD TS/SCI security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.
Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.
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