$250K — $500K+*
This position reports directly to the National Team System Integration Lead. This position enables the execution of system level integration of the Missile Defense System (MDS). It includes understanding capability needs and critical system interdependencies at allocated integration points throughout the system engineering development process. This position supports the MDA System Integrator, including both National Team and government engineers, to plan for continued MDS development and adequate testing of new/updated capabilities. The position comprehends, assesses and develops industry engagement(s) to include industry reach back to drive integration issues to closure from system concept through declaration assessments for all technical baseline behaviors, functionalities, capabilities and performance. Position functions to identify key behaviors and performance parameters, and develops associated plans, to support the MDA’s ability to perform timely integration, execute system tests, and perform system assessment activities. The position will work closely with the Systems Integration Focus Group and present MDA integration deficiencies.
Required Qualifications: Familiarity with large scale System of Systems and DoD weapons systems integration. Ability to develop, coordinate, and communicate horizontal and vertical integration plans; including ability to perform integration analysis across multiple sub-systems; understand relationship of intended behavior and requirements to test objectives; ability to work with system engineering tools to apply sound systems engineering practices to the development of a system integration plan that thoroughly documents critical system focus areas, interdependencies and technical/schedule disconnects.
Desired Qualifications: General experience with MDS elements (e.g., DE, BC, GM and AB) and weapon system development capabilities is highly desired. System experience and versatility in several MDS functional areas (i.e., MDS related sensors, weapons, battle management and command, control, communications) are desirable. Technical experience with MDS Elements and their integration including: defining integration objectives, writing integrations plans and strategies, resolving technical systems integration issues and reporting integration results.
Education: Requires educational credentials meeting the classification standards for engineers and typically 20+ years experience in an engineering classification.
Centauri is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other factor protected by law.
Valid through: 11/19/2020