The MITRE Corporation Lead Systems Engineer - 00050040 in El Segundo, California

Lead Systems Engineer - 00050040


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MITRE Program Division J430 and the MITRE Air Force Space Portfolio are looking for a lead engineer to work closely with the U.S. Air Force’s Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC). The candidate will take lead for MITRE’s work in activities such as next generation Command and Control Systems, modernized space mission technology rapid prototyping, and enterprise standards definition.

Key Functions:

  • Work with a multi-organization engineering team to design, implement, and prototype future space capability

  • Able to take on and successfully complete diverse and technically challenging tasks needed to integrate systems and rapidly deploy Space Warfighter capabilities

  • Lead customer engagement to include definition of technical needs and cutting edge internal research definition


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 mission and systems

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

  • Knowledge with a high degree of proficiency understanding of software development, and system integration/interoperability

  • Maintain Top Secret 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-California-El Segundo

This requisition requires a clearance of Top Secret/SCI

Travel Yes, 20 % of the Time

Job Posting Apr 16, 2018, 11:00:00 PM

Req ID: 00050040