Vencore Systems Engineer IV in Saint Louis, Missouri


Vencore is a proven provider of information solutions, engineering and analytics for the U.S. Government. With more than 40 years of experience working in the defense, civilian and intelligence communities, Vencore designs, develops and delivers high impact, mission-critical services and solutions to overcome its customers most complex problems.

Headquartered in Chantilly, Virginia, Vencore employs 3,800 engineers, analysts, IT specialists and other professionals who strive to be the best at everything they do.

Vencore is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled


Responsibilities include the following:

  • Provides inputs/recommendations to GPS MSN strategies and paths forward
  • Communicates and leads technical exchanges with the various stakeholders
  • Identifies key project decision points and provides Go/No-Go recommendations
  • Develops technical briefs and GPS plans/status to NGA and community stakeholders
  • Translates customer needs into project requirements on behalf of the ISI PM
  • Monitors task execution and provides course correction actions
  • Leads the identification, tracking, mitigation, and resolution of technical risks and issues
  • Reviews team products for quality assurance
  • Works closely withConfiguration Mgt, ERB's, and the MTRB (Mission Technology Review Board) on enterprise changes to be implemented
  • Works closely with the CIO and Security Accreditation offices to coordinate changes
  • Applies knowledge of MSN design to ensure multiple stakeholders work effectively together
  • Submits monthly status reports on GPS Mission Assurance
  • Completes and submits required documentation for enterprise changes (SR’s, RFC’s, FCR’s, IRQ’s, SIDR’s, SWAP, etc.)
  • Performs and reports assessments of MSN operation architecture to facilitate engineering gaps
  • Designs and maintains a Requirements and Traceability Matrix (RTM)
  • Develops / prepares studies, schedules, assessments, and white papers as required
  • Performs certification testing on implemented changes to MSN

Required Qualifications:

  • TS/SCI Clearance (with a current SSBI favorably adjudicated within the last 5 years)
  • Bachelor’s degree in CS / Math / Science / Engineering or related technical experience
  • 11+ years of experience in related field
  • SE&I experience working with NSG/NGA or GEOINT Mission Partner systems/segments
  • Strong interpersonal, problem solving and multi-tasking skills
  • Extensive planning/scheduling/analysis expertise and experience
  • Experience applying system engineering processes, and detailed implementation planning to complex systems or enterprises
  • Familiarity with NGA systems or GEOINT Architecture
  • Ability to work independently and within a team environment
  • Technical knowledge of network technologies and network protocols
  • Familiarity with NGA configuration management processes +

Desired Qualifications- examples include:

  • Advanced degree in a technical field
  • Working knowledge of the NSG and NGA Acquisition Processes
  • Familiarity with NGA leadership and organization
  • Project/Task Leadership skills and experience
  • Familiarity with NGA leadership and organization
  • Knowledge of GPS
  • Knowledge of the Monitor Station Network (MSN)


US-MO-Saint Louis

Job ID 2017-47988

# of Openings Remaining 1

Category Engineering

Residency Status U.S. Citizenship Required

Clearance Top Secret/SCI

Employee Type Regular

Time Type Full Time