Engineering Lead

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Wallops Island, 2, VA, USA
  • Jul 14, 2021

Job Description

Description

SAIC has a potential opportunity for an Engineering Lead to support the Surface Combat Systems Center (SCSC) Wallops, Island, VA Programs Support Services.  Position will be located in Wallops Island, VA.

This position is contingent upon contract award which is expected early 2022.

Performs Systems Engineering activities related to Information Technology or Engineering including: concept of operations formulation, requirements definition, analysis and engineering, system architecting, system analysis and design, interface and data architectures, validation and verification, systems integration, system op. performance analysis, Lifecycle cost analysis estimation, decision analysis and physical configuration analysis (PCA). Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints. Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software or engineering specifications. Provides specific, detailed information for selection, implementation techniques, and tools for the most efficient solution to meet business needs, including present and future capacity requirements. From an information technology perspective, may be concerned with floor layout, power cooling, data storage, infrastructure management, backup, monitoring, operating systems, directory services, identity management, access management, and automation. (It should be understood that this is not intended to be a detailed nor comprehensive description of any individual employee's job content. Managers set the specific duties and responsibilities for each employee).  Applies extensive technical expertise and has full knowledge of other related disciplines. Receives assignments in the form of objectives and establishes goals to meet objectives. Provides guidance to subordinates to achieve goals in accordance with established policies. Work is reviewed and measured based on meeting objectives and schedules. Establishes and recommends changes to policies, which affect subordinate organization(s). Develops technical solutions to complex problems, which require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity. Work is performed without appreciable direction. Exercises considerable latitude in determining technical objectives of assignment. Completed work is reviewed from a relatively long-term perspective for desired results. Exercises judgment in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results.Guides the successful completion of major programs. Erroneous decisions or recommendations would typically result in failure to achieve major organizational objectives.  Represents organization as prime technical contact on contracts and projects. Interacts with senior external personnel on significant technical matters often requiring coordination between organizations.

Qualifications

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: 

  • Bachelor’s of Science (BS) degree from an Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) accredited college or university in an engineering, scientific, or technical discipline, and seven (7) years of demonstrated experience managing large projects including ability to plan, develop schedules, organize, and coordinate team members to accomplish assigned tasks

 

CLEARANCE REQUIREMENT:

 

  • Active Secret clearance is preferred
  • Can start work with an Interim Secret clearance