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Senior Systems Engineer/Architect

John H. Northrop & Associates
Myrtle Point, OR
  • Expired: June 01, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.

Overview: JHNA is seeking a talented Senior Software/Systems Architect to provide support to Army Aviation government customer located in Huntsville, AL. Come join a rapidly growing, and regularly awarded small business that is focused on providing a broad range of services that help make us "The Warfighter to Engineer Interface". Our Digital Engineering services stem from Model Based Systems Engineering, open architecture and Modular Open Systems Approach support, test and evaluation, to cybersecurity and Platform Security for future aviation centric systems. JHNA offers highly competitive benefit packages and a culture that fosters teamwork and collaboration all while supporting our Warfighter! Roles/Responsibilities: Lead cross functional/organizational teams ensuring customer and corporate objectives are met. Supporting the government in transformation to a Modular Open Systems Approach (MOSA) Evaluating alternative acquisition/investment portfolios against future architecture direction/guidance to support senior level decision making. Synchronize solution architectures and system dependencies to achieve the enterprise mission architecture and meet the mission need. Develop and maintain architecture products, capture and communicate senior decision maker's intended direction and implementation guidance for an integrated mission architecture. Apply program-wide knowledge of evaluation methodology for conducting qualitative analyses of architectures to evaluate effectiveness, efficiency and productivity of projects/programs and provide guidance to monitor, evaluate, and recommend program improvements. Develop and maintain architecture models using modeling languages such as Unified Modeling Language (UML), Systems Modeling language (SySML), Unified Profile for DoDAF/MODAF (UPDM), and Unified Architecture Framework (UAF) Develop and extend system models using existing requirements, interface documentation, and related design and systems engineering documents. Integrate models to modern requirements management, architecture, and systems engineering software . Qualifications: Required Active U.S.

Department of Defense (DoD) Secret security clearance, Top Secret preferred Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Software, Engineering, Mathematics, Logistics, Physics or a related technical discipline. Experience with software-intensive embedded systems (preferably Avionics or Robotics) Experience with defense system safety processes (preferably airworthiness and/or cybersecurity) Systems engineering experience (e.g. system architecture and design, systems documentation, system requirements, CONOPS, systems verification) Experience using various model-based engineering tools such as - Cameo Magic Draw, Rhapsody, Sparx Enterprise Architect, etc. Desired Experience in modeling business process, avionics, autonomy, and real time systems. Experience with defense open standards (FACE, SOSA, HOST, VICTORY, OMS, etc.) If this position is performed from Colorado, pursuant to the Colorado Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, the salary range for this position is $160,000-$190,000. Actual compensation will be determined based on several factors permitted by law.

Pursuant to Colorado law, the actual compensation paid for this position may be outside of this range. JHNA provides for the welfare of its employees and their dependents through a comprehensive benefits program by offering healthcare benefits, paid leave, retirement plans, insurance programs, and education and training assistance.

John H. Northrop & Associates


Myrtle Point, OR



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