R&D Ground Enterprise Systems – Director’s Technical Support Engineer

2 weeks ago
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About Engility

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 an entry level engineering professional to join the Space Systems Group (SSG).  SSG provides specialized engineering, analysis and operations support to a variety of Intelligence Community (IC) and Department of Defense (DoD) customers. We support the generation after next of national security-related systems based in space, in the air and on the ground.


SSG has an opening for an entry level engineer to provide customer-facing systems engineering and technical advisory services to an IC Research and Development (R&D) customer. The customer is developing the next-generation of spacecraft architectures, hardware and software solutions for the IC. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:


  • Perform initial technical and administrative assessment of all actions in order to assign and coordinate them with the appropriate subordinate groups for completion
  • Provide input to, and development and coordination of, technical responses and analyses for assigned tasks, including quality control check to support submission to higher level leadership
  • Build and demonstrate relevant technical experience and domain knowledge gained through support to the engineering organization and front office.
  • Review Intelligence Community (IC) policy documents as they pertain to the engineering activities, and provide highlights of pertinent sections to Director and other members of the technology group as appropriate
  • Coordinate planning efforts among group, division, and branch leadership teams
  • Assess group responses to actions to assure all actions an information are properly addressed and coordinated across the group
  • Assist with prioritization of work to meet deadlines utilizing available resources.  
  • Track, close, file, and archive actions initiated by both internal and external organizations
  • Work closely with other front office staff to ensure awareness of timely completion of all assigned tasks
  • Learn, demonstrate and apply understanding of customer budget and financial planning processes for program engineering activities, to support accurate response to customer actions and taskers.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, science, or a related discipline 
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Active TS/SCI 
  • Ability for on-site and customer-facing Systems Engineering and Technical Advisory (SETA) work
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic and energetic environment
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task while providing attention to detail and problem solving skills.
  • Experience developing documents and briefings to effectively communicate status of activities
  • Good working knowledge of MS Office applications to include MS Project

Desired Qualifications

  • Graduate degree (or will graduate in 2018) in engineering, science, or a related discipline
  • 2 years Systems Engineering Experience
  • Experience supporting IC collection and processing architectures
  • Experience with budget and financial management practices
  • Knowledge of traditional and cloud-based communications and information technology solutions
  • Demonstrated program management skills in development, monitoring and reporting on integrated master schedules using Microsoft Project
  • Experience with IC R&D organizations


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