Ground Engineering Lead - TS/SCI Cleared

6 months ago(6/12/2017 11:27 AM)
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Relocation Eligible

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Engility delivers innovative solutions to critical challenges facing the nation and the world. As a premier provider of integrated services for the U.S. government, we support the Department of Defense, intelligence community, space communities, federal civilian agencies and international customers. Engility is dedicated to making lives better, safer and more secure.


Engility is seeking a technical lead for Ground Software Acquisition SETA support position. This position provides management, leadership and oversight for a highly diversified team that support Ground Intelligence acquisitions providing cutting-edge capabilities to the intelligence community.

Position is to function as Technical Lead for a SETA support Ground System Program Office. Providing day-to-day guidance to a large team for systems engineering and acquisition functions in the domain area of collection, mission management, command and control, processing, and data intelligence and analytics. Key functions include:

  • Forge trusted advisor status with Senior Government counterparts and display ability to operate effectively in a dynamic / fast moving environment
  • Retain cognizance of wide variety of GEOINT, SIGINT and Multi-INT mission projects including, technical baseline, project schedules, dependencies, risks and cost
  • Advise Senior and Mid-Level managers on architectural decisions to include investment strategies, acquisition portfolio priorities, risk assessment of project execution
  • Conduct Strategic planning for both mission architecture needs (technical trade studies, definition of future architecture planning, software service recommendations etc.) and programmatic (Program Budget Guidance, cost estimation, generation of acquisition schedules)
  • Accomplish performance assessment and provide estimates of cost, schedule and risk impacts to existing Ground architecture implementations
  • Identify and coordinate issues that affect multiple groups within the acquisition office
  • Supervise large technical teams and ensure alignment to Customer priorities: Provide teams guidance on acquisition decisions, technical options, program plans, requirements management
  • Provide technical and cost assessment of vendor proposal, review technical reports, design artifacts and program plans
  • Maintain a high performing staff -- orchestrate training, hiring, skill set assessment, performance appraisals and coordinating with subcontractor hiring managers

Required Qualifications

  • BS in Engineering, Math, Computer Science or related technical discipline
  • Experience with definition and/or development on large scale systems
  • Knowledge of ground systems performing tasking, planning, scheduling mission management, processing or data management and/or analytics functions
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills to convey technical and/or programmatic assessments
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment with shifting work priorities
  • Creative thinking; formulation of ideas/strategies to react to a variety of existing and emerging acquisition complexities and Customer Priorities
  • Flexibility and Time Management - Ability to work efficiently in a dynamic environment with constantly shifting priorities and needs


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