Chief Systems Engineer

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Fort Meade, MD, USA
  • Aug 18, 2020

Job Description


JOB DESCRIPTION: SAIC, a leading provider of systems development & deployment, targeting & intelligence analysis, systems engineering & integration, and training capabilities and solutions for the Intelligence Community, is seeking creative and dedicated professionals to fulfill their career goals and objectives while delivering mission excellence on programs of national importance. Join our team today as we Redefine Ingenuity!


We are currently seeking a talented Chief Systems Engineer to leverage effective and efficient systems engineering principles and processes to support the design, prototype, development, and integration of a new generation of analytical tools for a Mission customer.  Your talents, perspectives, and efforts will contribute directly to the production of valuable intelligence to facilitate positive mission outcomes. 


Responsibilities include:

  • Support all aspects of software systems development lifecycle, including, but not limited to, requirements solicitation and analysis; architecture; design; prototype; development; integration and test; deployment; and operations and maintenance of unique analytical tools to enable the manipulation of extremely large data sets and real-time systems
  • Conduct analysis of alternatives (AoA) to support the recommendation of approaches, standards, tools, and technologies for development of new analytics
  • Collaborate with various engineering teams to support requirements definition, integration & test, and deployment of newly developed capabilities
  • Facilitate project planning, and configuration, decision, quality, and risk management



  • Active TS/SCI clearance with polygraph

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Systems Engineering, Computer Science, or similar discipline. Experience in lieu of a degree in acceptable.

  • 20+ years of systems engineering experience focused on the design, prototyping, and development of analytical software applications and systems

  • Knowledge of and experience with ISO/IEC 15288 System Lifecycle Processes