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Systems Architect IV

Colorado Springs, CO 80903
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The Defense group supports the Department of Defense (DoD) mission to keep our homeland and its citizens safe. We provide solutions to improve the Nation's defense by providing software, systems engineering, IT, training and logistics and fleet management solutions.


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The focus of this Systems Engineering & Integration (SE&I) contract is to integrate new systems and services into Range and Network Division (RN) programs, gain support for new and on-going efforts in all phases of the acquisition life cycle and standardize systems engineering processes across the three programs.

RN, and its support organization, develop and sustain three diverse, independent programs, the Air Force Satellite Control Network (AFSCN), the Launch and Test Range System (LTRS), and the Space Training Acquisition Office (STAO) with distinct, independent baselines, stakeholders, system functions, personnel, and sustainment and development contractors.

Work requires a Secret clearance.

The systems architect will perform the following tasks:

Assess proposals, changes, and modifications to the RN technical architectural baselines, including supporting data (e.g., trade studies, analysis, modeling & simulation)

Develop recommendations to the Government, impact statements, and potential mitigation strategies and courses of action that minimize technical and programmatic disruption and maintain/enhance capability.

Generate trade studies and technical analyses, as necessary.

Assess and present the allocated architecture products from sustainment and development contractors. Compare products to the functional architectures, track issues, and contribute to closure.

Assess and present the architectures of the as-is, to-be, and future technical baselines.

Generate Operations and Employment Concepts and associated scenarios as part of the technical baselines for each RN program and update to reflect substantial changes.

The successful candidate will be familiar with RN Integration Plans, RN Integration OIs, and the RN Program SEP


Requires 8 to 10 years with BS/BA or 6 to 8 years with MS/MA or 3 to 5 years with PhD.

Education: B.S. degree, typically in Aerospace, Mechanical, Electrical or Software Engineering, Physics or Mathematics.

General Experience: Typically has 10 to 15 years experience in an engineering discipline such as aerospace, electrical, mechanical, information, computer, software, telecommunications, information security, network, or other engineering disciplines. An additional 4 years of specialized experience may be substituted for the bachelors degree.

Specialized Experience: At least 5 years leading engineering efforts and supervising engineering staff involved with the application of engineering disciplines in the technical field directly related to the required tasking area being supported.

Duties: Leads engineering efforts and supervises engineering staff participating in such efforts. Provides engineering, technical, and managerial direction for problem definition, analysis, requirement development, and implementation for complex systems in the engineering discipline required to meet technical requirements. Makes recommendations and advises on system development, improvements, optimization, or support efforts. Performs risk assessments and analyses employing modeling and simulation techniques.

Minimum clearance required: Secret

About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to do just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is anAA/EEOEmployer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

As a government contractor, Perspecta abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).


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Posted: 2020-07-05 Expires: 2020-08-03

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