Sr Communications Engineer, CHANTILLY, VA


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Sr Communications Transport Systems Engineer

KBR is seeking a senior-level Communications Transport Systems Engineer to provide End to End (E2E) Systems Engineering support for the development and fielding of Communications Transport major systems, ensuring their successful acquisition, and the success of the government customer. As a Communications Transport Systems Engineer, you will perform various engineering, systems engineering, and analysis activities including planning and integration; requirements, schedule, risk, and configuration management; lifecycle readiness, verification and validation, transition management and mission assurance. Additionally, the Communications Transport Systems Engineer will be instrumental in working with all customer stakeholders supporting their successful transition of these functions to a fully Digital Engineering environment.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

Perform requirements verification and validation throughout the acquisition processes to ensure delivered capabilities meet the needs of the customer

Engineer, allocate, and articulate the flow of Enterprise, System, and Functional level requirements using robust and disciplined customer approved processes ensuring maximum flexibility within acquisitions and traceability 

Provide Systems Engineering E2E analysis, expertise, and oversight into lifecycle planning and delivery

Advise and assist the customer on the E2E acquisition related process improvements, engaging with mission partner and user communities for effectiveness and efficiencies feedback

Effectively communicate acquisition decisions using the appropriate architecture products, digital models, briefings, and variety of available and approved tools for the customer (e.g., internal enterprise, mission partners, user community and other stakeholders)

Assess potential changes to the acquisition for impact E2E

Provide Communications Transport expertise in support of analysis of alternatives

Monitor trends in collection needs and new technologies for acquisition and architectural opportunities

Conduct analysis and provide assessments on Communications Transport technical capabilities and system performance

Perform modeling, simulation, analysis, and studies of E2E systems capabilities

Provide expertise in developing maintaining, and enhancing Communications Transport related modeling and simulation tools

Perform product and data quality analysis for Communications Transport systems

Support the conduct of Communications Transport Systems Engineering functions to the DE domain, ensuring new work products and compliant and interoperable with established customer standards


Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering, or related STEM

Ten (10) years’ experience in supporting Government customer Communications Transport system acquisitions

Five (5) years’ experience with scientific/engineering Modeling and Simulation or assessments

Two (2) years’ experience with Software development or software engineering projects

Professional experience with development of Communications Transport systems

Experience with radio frequency theory 

Experience with Digital Signal Processors 

Experience with RF communications systems engineering and/or integration 

Experience with RF antenna design, analog and digital signal conversion, and Satellite Communications

Experience with waveforms, waveform design, and characteristics reducing probability of detection/interception/exploitation 

Proven program/project management experience

Demonstrated experience with communications and/or transport systems including both space and ground architectures

Demonstrated experience within the various elements of E2E systems engineering processes within the customer organization

Detailed knowledge of customer’s mission capabilities (to include Multi-INT domains) utilizing communications & transport services

Detailed knowledge of the Communications Transport system acquisition process

Detailed experience with Communications Transport system tasking, collection, processing, exploitation, and dissemination processes

Systems Engineering experience with knowledge of Model-Based Engineering applications and technology

Desired Qualifications:

PhD in related field

Fifteen (15) years’ experience in supporting Government customer Communications Transport systems acquisitions across multiple Major System Acquisition Offices

Ten (10) years’ experience with scientific/engineering Modeling and Simulation or assessments

Five (5) years’ experience with software development or software engineering projects

Experience with applications/programs such as AGI’s Systems Tool Kit, MATLAB, SIMULINK, Python, Tableau, and C++

Demonstrated experience with the Systems Modelling Language (SysML) and the Unified Architecture Framework (UAF)

Systems Engineering experience with Model-Based Engineering applications and technology

Experience with Cameo, SparxEA, or Rhapsody tool suites 

Experience with the development of executable systems models

OMG-Certified Systems Modeling Professional certification or demonstrated commensurate level of knowledge

Experience working in an Agile development environment

Clearance: TS/SCI

In compliance with the U.S. federal government’s vaccine mandate, only candidates who are fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or have a reasonable accommodation or approved medical exception will be considered for this position.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

KBR / Equal Opportunity Employer

JBKBR-R2058837 2023.07.16

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