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Senior Systems Engineer
CACI International, Inc. Chantilly, VA

Senior Systems Engineer

CACI International, Inc.
Chantilly, VA
  • Medical , Paid Time Off , Retirement
  • Full-Time

Senior Systems Engineer

Job Category: Engineering

Time Type: Full time

Minimum Clearance Required to Start: TS/SCI

Employee Type: Regular

Percentage of Travel Required: Up to 10%

Type of Travel: Local

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CACI is seeking to hire a talented Senior Systems Engineer. We enable national security missions through creation and delivery of innovative, technology-centric solutions that provide decision advantage to our customers. Our client engagement processes, the way we collaborate, operate, and deliver value provides an unparalleled growth.

This positions can be filled in work from Chantilly, VA, Reston, VA or Austin, Tx.

What You'll Get to Do:

As a Sr. Systems Engineer, you will be responsible for working with a multi-discipline team to develop a system of systems engaging in design, development, test, and delivery of our products in support of our advanced systems. You will be working within multi-disciplinary RF, hardware, software, system integration, and data analysis/collection teams who are creating systems in support of the Department of Defense and other Intelligence Community agencies. You will translate customer requirements into technical requirements and specifications while coordinating our cross-functional development team to ensure we continue to deliver timely and impactful products to our customers, participating in field test events as necessary.

More About the Role:

  • Lead coordination of multidisciplinary technical teams.
  • Produce/author and derive system requirements and system specifications from High Level Mission Requirements.
  • Perform engineering tradeoffs analysis and develop Course(s) of Action (COAs) using existing constraints/guidelines.
  • Lead and support engineering design reviews such as System Requirements Reviews (SRR), Design Reviews (PDR/CDR) and Program Management Reviews (PMRs).
  • Enter design artifacts into the Model Based System Engineering environment which includes Cameo EA, IBM DOORS Next Gen and other tools.
  • Develop and/or gather information to generate technical documents and reports necessary to support deliverables as required.
  • Manage risks, identify issues, and develop mitigation plans.
  • Lead technical execution of projects. This includes defining and tracking activities ranging from systems engineering, software/hardware development, test/QA and final deployment on customer platforms to include cost and schedule responsibilities.
  • Own cost-schedule-performance-risk of assigned projects.
  • Spearhead continuous process improvement while exhibiting the ability to identify waste in the system and improve the overall process to reduce wasted time and redundancy.
  • Generate technical content of white paper and act as primary point of contact for proposal development as required.
  • Lead the establishment and continuing coordination of Development Operations (DevOps) pipelines for product teams.

You'll Bring These Qualifications:
  • US Citizenship is required along with active TS/SCI security clearance
  • Bachelor's degree in a STEM discipline (Engineering - Electrical, Mechanical, Aerospace, Software, Math, Physics) from an accredited University with minimum 10 years of related professional experience; ideally with DoD organization or Contractor
  • Can demonstrate Experience in systems design, cross team coordination, and system of systems design principles.
  • Experience in leading the deployment of systems on classified networks
  • Experience in Signals Intelligence system development, operations or signal processing.

These Qualifications Would Be Nice to Have:
  • Experience throughout an entire hardware/software product development lifecycle.
  • Experience with designing signal collection and data processing systems
  • Experience with Cloud Based solutions.
  • Experience with MBSE processes and familiarity with Cameo EA tools.

What We Can Offer You:

- We've been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
- Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
- We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
- We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation's highest priorities.
- For over 60 years, the principles of CACI's unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

Company Overview:

CACI 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, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected characteristic.

Pay Range: There are a host of factors that can influence final salary including, but not limited to, geographic location, Federal Government contract labor categories and contract wage rates, relevant prior work experience, specific skills and competencies, education, and certifications. Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives. We offer competitive compensation, benefits and learning and development opportunities. Our broad and competitive mix of benefits options is designed to support and protect employees and their families. At CACI, you will receive comprehensive benefits such as; healthcare, wellness, financial, retirement, family support, continuing education, and time off benefits. Learn more here

Since this position can be worked in more than one location, the range shown is the national average for the position.

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CACI International, Inc.

Chantilly, VA



Posted date

February 20, 2024

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CACI International, Inc. job posting for a Senior Systems Engineer in Chantilly, VA with a salary of $107,000 to $146,400 Yearly with a map of Chantilly location.