Systems Engineer

Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, United States Full-time

Augustine Consulting Inc. (ACI), an established provider of software engineering, technology, system integration, and select services to the Government, has an immediate opening for an experienced Systems Engineer for our DoD customer. As Systems Engineer, you will be directly responsible for test and integration engineering support services for PM Position, Navigation, and Timing (PNT) systems. Responsibilities: Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide subject matter expertise on Positioning Navigation and Timing related technology and guidance for improvement of Critical Technology Elements and Technology Readiness.
  • Provide system engineering advice and recommendations based upon a comprehensive knowledge of the principles, policies, pertinent laws and regulatory requirements and procedures applicable to all PM PNT products and efforts.
  • Coordinate with PM PNT staff (i.e. budget, engineering, logistics, and contracts planning) in identifying, preparing, reviewing, updating, tracking, and for the approval of acquisition program documentation such as System Engineering Plans (SEP), Test and Evaluation Master Plans (TEMP), system engineering requirements products, and Cybersecurity Strategies.
  • Draft, develop, and update engineering documentation; review, and provide inputs for staffing through the PM PNT acquisition chain of command.
  • Attend PM PNT program reviews, including events leading to the review, and events after the review; attend weekly and bi-weekly integrated product teams and working groups; and provide recommendations for engineering, testing, and other improvements.
  • Review and make recommendations regarding the Lessons Learned, PM PNT policy and procedures, and Post Award Conferences for PM PNT products.
  • Provide input into the development, analysis, and tracking of PM PNT programs’ Integrated Master Schedules and Risks.
  • Prepare, review, and update the PM PNT acquisition documentation such as Product Data including product hardware or software configurations, performance specifications, interface control documentation, manufacturing processes, test procedures, commercial item descriptions, Engineering Change Orders, technical proposals and data support for host platform applications of PNT products and technologies.
  • Identify, assess, update and provide program protection information such as critical program information (CPI), critical function analysis (CFA), identification of threats and vulnerabilities, Program Protection Plan (PPP) risk analyses, development of PPP countermeasures, development of the PPP for PM PNT products, review and input to Critical Program Information, and provide support regarding development of Program Protection Mitigation Plans.
  • Perform modeling and simulation (M&S) on PM PNT products including Study Planning, Data Collection/Data Updates, Scenario Definition & Development, Assumptions, M&S Preparation (Input/Setup), Test/Verification Runs, MS&A and prepare Final Reporting & Briefings in support of PM PNT acquisition milestones.



Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • Current U.S. Secret clearance with the ability to obtain a Top-Secret clearance
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Systems Engineering with a minimum of 10 years systems engineering experience for DoD or DoD products.
  • Dynamic Object Oriented Requirements Systems (DOORS) experience or other requirements management software experience required.
  • Effective written and oral communication skills are essential
  • Microsoft Office Suite proficiency
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment background check