Protection Systems Engineer, CHANTILLY, VA


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Chantilly, Virginia

Full time

Posted 4 Days Ago



Protection Systems Engineer

KBR is seeking a Mission Protection Systems Engineer to join our team in Chantilly, VA. KBR’s National Security Solutions (NSS) division provides high-end engineering, intelligence, cyber security, missile defense, and advanced technology solutions to our customers in the intelligence and national security communities, helping them solve their most difficult challenges. In this position, you’d be working on a team making a profound impact on the country’s most critical role – protecting our national security.

This position provides Systems Engineering and Technical Advisory (SETA) services to customer’s efforts via CONOPs and requirements development, mission integration, launch and initialization, flight operations, and protection of mission systems.  While your duties may fluctuate, you will primarily be responsible for:

Performing technical analyses of mission systems and related protection activities; document, and present findings and recommendation

Providing subject matter expertise on satellite (bus and payload) development lifecycle, constellation; integration, transition to operations

Providing technical leadership for the integration of requirements, design, and technologies

Analyzing concepts of operations, user requirements, and high-level systems architectures to develop system requirements

Collaborating with the government, SETA team members, development contractors, and FFRDC to address customer priorities  

Effectively communicating and interfacing with engineers from various contractors and government organizations; prepare and present briefings to customer on technical topics when requested

Required Qualifications

Top Secret/SCI clearance with polygraph

Bachelor’s Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) or relevant field and five (5) years or more experience; Master’s Degree in STEM or relevant field and three  (3) years or more experience

Knowledge of satellite operations and satellite components (bus and payload) and associated ground systems; and related mission protection topics

Experience in operational readiness, rehearsals, and system testing

Program lifecycle experience from concept development and design to deployment and operational maintenance

Experience with requirements development, interface control documentation, technical specification review, architecture and CONOPS development

Experience in mission operations environment – ops tempo, performance characterization, utility analysis, system calibrations

Well-versed at defining solutions for broad, abstract topics; succinctly captures issues for the customer and provides analysis and recommendations 

Polished communicator (written and verbal) with impeccable interpersonal skills and personal judgment; readily generates consensus or path forward on challenging topics. 

Self-starter, anticipates and proactively addresses customer requirements with no supervision; ability to manage multiple tasks and deliverables

Excellent data management skills and use of appropriate tools, such as MS PowerPoint, MS Excel, etc.

Desired Qualifications

Real-time operations experience as a spacecraft or ground systems operator

Familiar with MBSE/Digital Engineering, AGILE development, cloud technologies

Experience with Jira, Confluence

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-R2067460 2023.07.16

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Top Secret with Polygraph Required, CLZTS, CLZCI, SKSYS, — SKUUU, VA_CHANTILLY VA_VIRGINIA  ZC20152 ZC201Z

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