SAIC is pursuing a ground-breaking opportunity in support of the U.S. Space Development Agency’s (SDA) acceleration in development and fielding of new military space capabilities. SAIC is looking for motivated, innovative, career and customer-oriented individuals to join our team in support of this space effort and provide SDA with architecture concepts, systems, technologies, and capabilities that enable futuristic improvements for U.S. space based capabilities. The ideal candidate will have an exceptional degree of ingenuity, creativity, and resourcefulness with the ability to apply and/or develop highly advanced technologies, scientific principles, theories and concepts in support of the SDA’s mission.
The candidate for this position will support the entire SAIC effort in support of SDA, which includes, but is not limited to:
The candidate will be responsible for these specific duties:
Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate technical discipline from a recognized institution and fourteen (14) years or more of related experience
3+ years of experience working hands-on with hardware or software technical projects
2+ years of systems-level engineering experience
2+ years of technical project management experience
Provide thought leadership and innovative solution design addressing the SDA mission
Proven pioneer in space related capabilities or innovation experience may be considered in lieu of a degree
Professional experience working with ground systems for launch or space vehicles
Prior experience working on government programs
Proven ability to interact effectively with colleagues
Excellent written and oral (briefing) communication skills
Strong computer skills, including proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook)
Demonstrated ability to work well independently and in teams
Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance. US Citizenship required.