Provide systems engineering support to US Army Product Manager Ground Sensors developing EO/IR products and systems for integration onto various US Army weapon system platforms.
Essential Job Functions:
Provide on-site system engineering and technical project management support to U.S. Army Product Manager Ground Sensors (PM GS).
Provide direct support to the PM GS Chief Engineer.
Support review and approval of product and end item requirements.
Development, review and approval of system performance engineering specifications and system interface control documents.
Possess a working knowledge of Electro-Optical/Infrared (EO/IR) sensors.
Support development, review and approval of product acquisition contract documents such as: Integrated Master Schedules (IMS), Quality Assurance Surveillance Plans (QASP), Performance Work Statements (PWS), Contract Data Requirement Lists (CDRL) and Work Breakdown Structures (WBS).
Support review of product risk development and mitigation activities.
Support development, review and approval of DODI 5000.02 Defense Acquisition System documents such as: System Engineering Plans (SEP), Test and Evaluation Master Plans (TEMP) and Technology Readiness Assessment (TRA).
Support program reviews and system engineering technical reviews (System Requirements Review thru Physical Configuration Audit) IAW IEEE 15288.2-2014 Technical Reviews and Audits on Defense Programs.
Support technical interchange meetings between the government and suppliers.
Prepare briefings and information papers for sensor capabilities.
Plan, coordinate, and execute hardware sensor demonstrations and data collections.
Work with other Government and support contractor team members overseeing supplier engineering development efforts.
Travel up to 25% of the time.
Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.
Bachelor's degree in Systems Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Optical Engineering or Electrical Engineering.
DoD Secret clearance.
Ten (10) years’ experience with any of the following weapon system development activities: product design and analysis; product development; testing and data analysis; requirement verification and validation analysis.
Ten (10) years’ experience with ground vehicle platform integration of electro-optical infrared (EO/IR) sensors.
Ability to interface with different levels and expertise of Army Product Management development personnel and Program Executive Officer level personnel.
Experience developing sensor performance specifications and interface control documents.
Knowledge of DOD systems engineering concepts, execution of systems engineering technical reviews, and verification and validation testing.
Knowledge of Requirements Management using Dynamic Object Oriented Requirements System (DOORS).
Knowledge of Risk Management IAW DOD Risk, Issue, and Opportunity Management Guide for Defense Acquisition Programs.
Knowledge of Configuration Management IAW EIA-649B and MIL-HDBK-61A.
Familiar with Defense Acquisition University (DAU) weapon system development process.
Working knowledge of MS Office to include: MS Word, MS Power Point, and MS Excel.
Working knowledge of SharePoint.
Experience working in an Army Product or Project Manager organization.
Program Management Professional (PMP).
Working knowledge of MS Project.
Experience with Army Acquisition programs of record.
Strong oral and written communication skills
Detail-oriented and organized.