Requisition ID: 33529 ? All Locations: Chantilly, VA (Virginia)? A trusted partner. A national resou...
Requisition ID: 33529 ? All Locations: Chantilly, VA (Virginia)? A trusted partner. A national resource. A leader in national security space. We are THE Aerospace Corporation.? A team that takes pride in our readiness to solve some of the most complex technical challenges in existence. With challenges spanning clandestine to commercial, you?ll have the unique opportunity to work on projects that are literally evolving our nation's space and launch capabilities. We all share a common passion and aspiration ? to serve a mission much bigger than ourselves.? When you join our team, you?ll be part of a rare collection of thought leaders and game-changing innovators.? Are you ready to launch your career?Responsibilities SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES Are you ready to focus on technology and make a real impact for your customers' most challenging software problems? Aerospace is looking for a Mid Lievel Engineering Manager to join our growing Ground & Computer Technologies department (GCT) in the corporation's East Coast center of software systems expertise. Some of the activities of ? Aerospace's GCT department comprises a diverse set of highly respected engineers and scientists who provide computer science/computer engineering support to space, ground and launch programs in the commercial, civil, and national security domains. ? ? KEY FUNCTIONS Assists the Department Director in creating and maintaining a forward thinking technical vision and strategic plan for the department. Leads and supervises section staff. Works closely with program office to evaluate and develop investigative techniques and application tools; interfaces and develops technical objectives with program office and customers. Coordinates overall preparation and presentation of technical reports, briefings, and analyses prepared by section, as well as for periodic briefings to management and other groups. Provides guidance for professional growth of section staff. Provides engineering support to multiple program offices for the acquisition, operation and evaluation of ground system architectures, distributed computer systems and national space systems.? Provides technical and programmatic support in the architecting, development, testing, and integration of all ground system aspects of current and planned space systems to include hardware, software, communication and other interfaces Provides focused support on technical areas that include cloud, virtualization,and data engineering, among others. Maintains current technical excellence through participation in advanced technology studies, system/software analyses, independent assessments, and research efforts: e.g. analysis of system/software architectures and frameworks; comparison of engineering tools and environments; and experimentation with new/emerging techniques and methods. Provides experience and expertise in software engineering and large team-based software development (all phases of software development). Qualifications BASIC QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering,Computer Science, Computer Engineering,?or an appropriate technical discipline from a recognized institution ? REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS A desire to lead, manage and develop an agile engineering staff that knows and continuously delivers current and evolving advanced technology to our program office customers; Minimum of eight years of progressively relevant, responsible, professional engineering/scientific experience Solid knowledge of the ground elements of space systems or intelligence systems, familiarity with ground system and enterprise architecture trades, and experience in large-scale systems acquisition, engineering, or integration activities Experience and expertise in software engineering and large team-based software development (all phases of software development) Abile to establish and maintain effective working relationships with all levels of customers' and corporate staff Highly motivated.? Able to work well collaboratively or independently, as each task requires.? Able to adapt to a customer's evolving needs Excellent communication skills Current TS/SCI clearance This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance, which is issued by the U.S. government. U.S. citizenship is required to obtain a security clearance. ? PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Advanced Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or other engineering/analytical degree Experience with application service provider/infrastructure service provider (ASP/ISP) software service architectures Experience working with Ground Engineering projects like mobile computing, cloud computing, command and control frameworks Experience working with government acquisition Transcript Requirement Transcripts are required for this position. ? Additional Requisition Details System Job Title : MANAGER-ENGRG ? Clearance Requirement: TS/SSBI? Access: SCI ? Polygraph: Counter Intelligence Polygraph ? Relocation Available:? Yes ? Employment Type: Regular ? Work Schedule: Full Time ? ? Company Statement The Aerospace Corporation has provided independent technical and scientific research, development, and advisory services to national security space programs since 1960. We operate a federally funded research and development center (FFRDC) for the United States Air Force and the National Reconnaissance Office, and support all national security space programs. We also apply more than 50 years of experience with space systems to provide critical solutions to technologically complex systems in such areas as communications, shipping, law enforcement, and cyber, among others. From our inception, our highly skilled technical staff has focused on ensuring the success of every mission and developing the most effective and economic space-related hardware and software in the world. Our greatest asset is the technical expertise of our people. Our state-of-the-art laboratory facilities are staffed by some of the leading scientists in the world. ? Equal Opportunity Commitment The Aerospace Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We believe that a diverse workforce creates an environment in which unique ideas are developed and differing perspectives are valued, producing superior customer solutions. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, gender identity or expression, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or disability status. You can also review The Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law poster and the supplement , as well as the Pay Transparency Policy Statement . - provided by DiceAerospace, Agile, Analysis, Architecture, ASP, Civil, Development, Director, Hardware, HTTP, ISP, Laboratory, Manager, Management, Research, Scientific, Security, Testing