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Chief Systems Engineer

Arlington, VA

5 days ago

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Job Description


The Electronic Warfare Division of Leidos is seeking a Chief Systems Engineer (CSE) in Arlin on, VA.

The CSE is responsible for all product developmentdelivery for a complex real-time tactical system in a highly dynamic and challenging environment.

Heshe oversees the design, development, documentation, testing and fielding of complex real-time software systems.

This includes assessing, allocating new and reallocating existing functional requirements, and accordingly modifying a system-of-systems currently in service aboard a major military combatant aircraft.

The CSE applies the appropriate standards, processes, procedures, and tools throughout the development life cycle.

Heshe supports the Program Manager, by managing all engineering related budgets and schedules.

The CSE also manages the engineering portion of proposals.

Performing these responsibilities will include significant collaboration and coordination with external customers, management, subcontractors, vendors, and other engineering disciplines.

The CSE requires strong skills with proactive communication and the building of collaborative relationships.

We are seeking a proven leader with experience managing real-time software development on a large system "program of record".

The ideal candidate will understand cost and schedule drivers in support of engineering decisions.

They will use their thorough understanding of software engineering, system engineering, software architecture and management principles to effectively execute the program.

Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Candidates must possess an active DoD Secret clearance to start, and must have the ability to obtain a TS clearance in the future.

Required Qualifications BS or Master's Degree accompanied with 12+ years' related experience.bullTechnical experience in systems engineering, system architecture, software engineering, software architecture, andor related fieldsbullExperience in the following o Leading development of a software-based operational systemo Transitioning RD software to an operational systemo Taking a program through the Design Reviews, including SRR, PDR, and CDR o

Developing formal DoD

NAVAIR requirements o Requirements traceability for software systems (RVTM)o Creating DoDAF artifacts o CMMI, including the generation of appropriate artifactso VV, including automated testing of software systems.o Writing software systems engineering documents (SDP, etc.)o

Development of formal software interface documents (IDDsICDs)o Lead in the analysis of existing Electronic Warfare sub-system specifications (SSS) o Leading teams within the DoD policies and procedures for operational software maintenance, modification and configuration management for a major DoD acquisition command o Shaping and leading a diverse multi-disciplinary team in a dynamic environmento Developing detailed plansschedules in support of technical assignmentso Presenting and conveying focused messages to external customers, program management, and teammates o Establishing formal software development processes and procedureso Leading integration of software into another vendor's embedded system o Leading integration of software from a third party Desired Skills bullExperience with the following o Agile software development methodologies (Scrum Certification a plus)o Team software development tools, such as Jira and Confluence o Software configuration management tools, such as SVN and GIT o Software requirements tracking tools, such as DOORS o Model-Based software development methodologies, including the Rational Unified Process (RUP)o Open systems architectures and approaches o UML bullAbility to work with effectively with different engineering disciplines, including hardware, systems engineering, test and integration, and signal processing bullAbility to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.bullLead in execution of Leidos EngineeringEdge process compliance LInC

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