The MITRE Corporation Lead Defense Systems Engineer - 00050140 in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Lead Defense Systems Engineer - 00050140


Do you want a fulfilling career developing and applying cutting edge technologies and methods in solving our nation’s toughest challenges? Do you have a passion for the mission? Do you want to work with and for the top national talent working the hardest problems for our Warfighter communities? Do you have the courage and technical prowess to protect our Nation’s technical advances while rapidly fielding capabilities to our Warfighters worldwide? If so, MITRE’s Space, Cyber, & Intelligence Division is right for you.

MITRE’s mission is to build a safer world: At MITRE, everything we do is in the public interest; many of the complex problems we pursue are a matter of life or death, and that means keeping our nation secure, helping our people to stay healthy, promoting government stability, and leveling the playing field against attacks against our nation’s critical infrastructure, national security systems, and individuals.

MITRE’s P430 Space, Cyber, and Intelligence Division provides systems integration and system engineering knowledge for intelligence analysis, space superiority, system acquisition, operational prototypes, information operations, and cyber missions. Our staff work in locations across the nation primarily in Bedford, MA; Colorado Springs, CO; Los Angeles, CA; Dayton, Ohio; and San Antonio, TX. Our teams work together to solve difficult problems while advancing their careers. At MITRE, mastery comes through collaboration with a diverse team of professionals who mentor and challenge you in your own pursuit of excellence.

You will work with professionals from various disciplines and be introduced to learning paths across a variety of topics such as:

  • Advanced Signal Processing

  • Cloud Computing

  • Crypto Devices

  • Cyber Command, Control, and Operations Electrical Engineering

  • Electronic Warfare

  • Intelligence Analysis

  • Position, Navigation, and Timing

  • Rapid Proof of Concept Development

  • Software Engineering and Development

  • Space Command, Control, and Operations

  • Space Mission Systems and Sensors

  • Supply Chain Risk Management

  • Systems Engineering

  • Systems Integration and Test

  • Trusted Systems and Networks


Minimum Qualifications:

  • BS and 8 years related experience

  • Applicants selected for this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or applicants who are eligible for security clearances

Required Qualifications:

  • Self-starter and possess broad system engineering expertise related to military, civil, and /or space systems

  • Collaborate with government employees and contractors; work in multi-disciplinary teams; plan and execute projects; and build trusted relationships

  • Understand model based system engineering techniques and apply them to system design

  • Maintain a Top Secret and above level security clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Expected to lead customer engagement and must possess excellent communications and written skills

Job Systems Engineering

Primary Location United States-Massachusetts-Bedford

Other Locations United States-Texas-San Antonio, United States-Ohio-Fairborn, United States-California-El Segundo, United States-Colorado-Colorado Springs

This requisition requires a clearance of Top Secret/SCI

Travel Yes, 20 % of the Time

Job Posting May 3, 2018, 7:07:45 AM

Req ID: 00050140