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Senior Systems Engineer
Ref No.: 20-00151
Location: Arlington, Virginia
AboutWeb, an award-winning IT solutions company, has been providing excellence in product development, application design, and cybersecurity solutions, since 1998. We are a diverse blend of engineers, developers, and cybersecurity professionals, providing cutting-edge solutions to real-world issues and solving problems for clients.
AboutWeb is a subsidiary of Penacity, LLC.

We are currently looking for a Senior Systems Engineer for a Federal contract with our client in Crystal City, VA.

Active TS/SCI Clearance Required


Client is seeking a Senior Systems Engineer to support the Office of the Undersecretary of Defense for Research and Engineering (OUSD(R&E)). This position will provide mission engineering, analysis, and integration expertise to support the production of objective insights and analytic justification to inform future technology and capability investment decisions within the Planning, Programming, and Budgeting Execution (PPBE) process and aid in the prioritization, alignment and validation of requirements within Joint Capabilities Integration and Development System (JCIDS) to deliver modernized capabilities that enable an all domain joint force aligned with future Joint Warfighting Concepts.

  • Master’s degree (Ph.D. preferred) in Engineering or a related field with 15+ years of experience
  • Expert in developing system solutions to complex and challenging DoD problems
  • Experience leading the planning and execution of complex mission and systems analysis efforts
  • Experience leading Systems Engineering (SE) tasks including Technology Analysis and Assessment, System Definition, Systems Analysis, Systems Architecture development and architecture products for Systems of Systems (SoS), kill chain analysis, SE tradespace and analysis to define capability gaps, Modeling and Simulation activities for mission improvement, and Logistics support of Department of Defense (DoD) systems
  • Experience in supporting technical, managerial or operational fields with expert credentials or recognized as an authority
  • The mature judgement required to advise senior government personnel
  • Strong oral and written communication skills are required
  • Experience interfacing with Joint Staff, Services, and warfighters to coordinate engineering and analysis needs and analytic results is highly desired
  • Experience as chief engineer or lead systems engineer for a major defense acquisition program development effort is highly desired
  • TS/SCI Security Clearance
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