Systems Engineer - SETA - Mclean, VA 22101 - US
Employer : Thomas Sharp
Job Title : Systems Engineer - SETA
Location : Mclean, VA 22101 - US
Job Type : Direct-Hire / Permanent Full-Time
Minimum Clearance Level : TS/SCI plus Full-Scope Polygraph (Lifestyle)
Date Modified : 10-19-2020
Salary : (not listed)
Additional Salary Information :
Career Level : Experienced (Non-Manager) 5+ Years of Experience
Education Level : Bachelors

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Position Summary:

This is a full-time SETA (technical) position that provides a unique and exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and appropriately qualified candidate. The candidate will work on-site with the sponsor, engaging in in technical exchanges, design decisions, and on/off-site program reviews with industry partners. The sponsor requires in-depth technical knowledge with daily interaction to support short fuse/quick turnaround (<6 month) operational solutions. However, there are a smaller number of longer term developments which the candidate will need to have an understanding of the engineering development process (PDR, TRR, CDR, etc.) as well. This position will be part of a multi-faceted team of individuals supporting mission success. It is expected that the candidate have practical experience in one or more of the following Technical areas:

Technical Areas of Expertise:
• Electronics system design/engineering
• Embedded system design/engineering (i.e. microcontrollers)
• Power system design and engineering (From AC/DC power distrib ution to standalone power sources)
• Design/Engineering of automation/manufacturing equipment (i.e. programmable controllers)
• Delivery of technical solutions (electrical) in support of fielded systems

Strong techncial background in Electrical Engineering, graduate degree preferred
Strong operational/mission understanding and background
Practical experience of delivering technical solutions for operational impact

The candidate selected for this position will be required to demonstrate previous operational and technical depth/savy. This is not a scientific position, but and in-depth technical positions that the sponsor will rely on to provide program guidance. This position is high impact, operationally relevant, and supports aggressive mission timelines.