Coordinate the development, sustainment, and integration of software for the THAAD weapon system.
Perform technical oversight of Fire Control, Missile, Launcher, Radar, Trainer, and support software efforts for US and foreign military sales efforts.
Prepare software specifications, estimates, and statements of work to implement THAAD weapon system software.
Identify, address, and status software risks.
Establish test requirements and validation procedures to measure software performance, security, safety, quality, and reliability.
Plan, define, evaluate, and monitor software contract execution.
Perform analysis of system requirements to establish computer/software requirements and identify and perform hardware/software trade-offs.
Prepare conceptual design of computer systems through analysis of computer hardware, interface hardware, software requirements, and network architectures as elements of total system design.
Apply state-of-the-art software engineering methodologies to the implementation of THAAD weapon system designs.
Provide software expertise to THAAD Materiel Release, training, and sustaining activities.
Develop Technical Statement of Work to support development and integration of special program capability
Support the development of Independent Government Estimates for costing the effort required to support the development and integration of special program capability.
Assess and support the technical review of prime contractor proposals for special program capability
Monitor progress and assess status of prime contractor execution for special programs
Must be available to travel up to 20% of the time.
Engineer must possess strong interpersonal skills to coordinate with the THAAD Project Office and the prime contractor.
Strong interpersonal skills. Capability to use the Microsoft Office package to include Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Project. Ability to work independently. Familiarity with MDA Software processes and Acquisition Management procedures. Requires past experience with data entry, data manipulation, and reports development with Databases. Willingness to learn new processes and procedures and discipline to follow established procedures.
Familiarity and past experience with THAAD Weapon System and/or Missile Defense Agency.