Vencore Systems Engineer Technical Specialist in Laurel, Maryland

Overview

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 and other protected categories

Responsibilities

The candidate will work on a team tasked to inventory and capture in a Model-Based System Engineering (MBSE) tool the set of components (e.g., Systems, Services, Functions, etc.) comprising the objective solution to include some or all of the following: requirements, involved logical and physical interfaces, relevant data flows, and anticipated systems behavior. The team will review and analyze the Solution MBSE-generated models, together with supporting technical documentation, to determine a most reasonable set of test scenarios and associated test cases sufficient for verification and validation of integrated capability threads. The team will also produce appropriate system documentation (e.g., Interface Definitions, Functional Flow Block Diagrams, Physical Internal Block Diagrams, etc.).

Qualifications

A Bachelor’s degree in a Qualified Engineering field or a related discipline from an accredited college or university plus fifteen (15) years of systems engineering experience OR a High School Diploma or GED plus nineteen (19) years of general system engineering experience OR a Master’s degree in a Qualified Engineering Field from an accredited college or university plus thirteen (12) years of systems engineering experience OR a PhD in a Qualified Engineering Field from an accredited college or university plus thirteen (13) years of systems engineering experience.

The successful candidate should have:

  • Experience in Model Based Systems Engineering (may include behavioral analysis, system architecture, requirement traceability, performance analysis, simulation, value modeling, or testing)
  • Demonstrated experience developing or assessing specifications, interface requirements, system design, analysis and tradeoff, thread engineering test plans and test scenarios.
  • Demonstrated ability to scope a problem, determine required model fidelity, and criteria for success. Have used Model Based Systems Engineering to capture:

  • function, behavior,

  • structure, components, objects,
  • information flow, interfaces, ports,
  • interactions, scenarios
  • SIGINT experience, useful if also familiar with Compliance and/or Cyber
  • Familiar with SysML (modeling syntax) and IDef (presentation symbology)
  • Highly Desirable to have experience with one or more of the following tools: SAP Sybase PowerDesigner, IBM Rhapsody, Mathworks Simulink/MATLAB, MagicDraw, CORE, CAMEO, System Architect and Innoslate. +

  • Ability to review and analyze user requirements, concept of operations documents, system architecture and requirements specifications.

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, including demonstrated ability to comfortably interact with all levels of organizational management, be willing to operate in a dynamic environment with minimal supervision, and possess strong interpersonal, problem solving, and decision-making skills.
  • Technical and people skills necessary to collaborate with customers, subject matter experts, and senior technical and programmatic leadership.

Individual Capabilities Desired:

  • Data modeling experience.
  • Experience with one or more of the following tools: SAP Sybase PowerDesigner, IBM Rhapsody, Mathworks Simulink/MATLAB, MagicDraw, CORE, CAMEO, System Architect and Innoslate.
  • SIGINT experience, useful if also familiar with Compliance and/or Cyber

Job ID 2018-50358

# of Openings Remaining 2

Category Engineering

Residency Status U.S. Citizenship Required

Clearance Top Secret/SCI w/Poly

Employee Type Regular

Time Type Full Time