• SAIC, Inc
  • Newport, RI, USA
  • May 11, 2021

Job Description


SAIC is looking for one or more experienced Systems, Mechanical, or Electrical, or Manufacturing Engineers  to provide support to the Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Newport; other US Navy Warfare Centers, laboratories, and Naval Sea Systems Command Program Offices; specifically with:

  • Submarine launched weapons and/or submarine targets
  • Undersea vehicle systems
  • Undersea weapons and test equipment
  • Undersea sensors

Candidates will be responsible to work in a team environment with government and SAIC engineers to design, development, test and implement modern systems for the U.S. Navy.

General Description of Role/Responsibilities:

- Develop business case, requirements, system definition and system architectures for design and development efforts

- Perform component and architecture trade studies to determine optimal system solutions

- Participate in various technical and program meetings

- Assist in the development/review of all engineering documentation

- Perform analysis and updates to baseline changes for Platform Systems as they are designed or modified

- Ability to read design documents, generate high-level interface block diagrams, and produce innovative designs incorporating commercial equipment, to support the development of new technologies, design and operational concept development and analysis of advanced development concepts

- Understand risk assessments and apply sound risk management practices

- Ability to work to an overall Integrated Master Schedule

- Develop system life cycle documentation for concept design, requirements engineering, system architecture, system design and development, System Integration, Test & Evaluation and Transition Operation and Maintenance efforts


Required Skills: 

- Bachelor's degree in an Engineering field. 

- Candidates will have a range of experience in Navy undersea programs.  Interested in both junior engineers and those with direct experience supporting programs in industry or the Government.

- Experience/knowledge of system engineering processes related to US Navy undersea systems and platforms.

- Position requires U.S. Citizenship and an active DOD SECRET or higher security clearance with the US government.

Desired Skills:

- Experience/knowledge of land-based test equipment/applications.