LGS Bell Labs Innovations Mission Assurance Lead in High Point, North Carolina
Mission Assurance Lead
Location:High Point, NC or Herndon, VA
JOB TITLE: Mission Assurance Lead
Location:Herndon, VA or High Point, NC
Travel Requirements: Travel to other LGS Locations or Customer Sites as necessary
LGS Innovations, a leader in solving the most complex networking and communications challenges, is seeking aMission Assurance Leadfor our Herndon, VA or High Point, NC office location.
In this position you will: Lead a team of systems engineers to define, analyze, evaluate, develop, implement, integrate, test, and document complex systems. Interface with customers to understand their requirements and determine the best way to provide a differentiated solution given internal and/or partner capabilities. Support proposal development activities. Provide systems engineering leadership and oversight for program execution. Provide technology and vendor assessment and selection.
LGS Innovations solves the most complex networking and communications challenges facing the U.S. Federal Government, state and local governments, foreign governments, and commercial organizations worldwide. LGS delivers groundbreaking research, and advanced networking and communications solutions that provide an information advantage that contributes to the mission and operational success of its customers. LGS Innovations is a U.S.-owned company headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, with offices nationwide. We provide our employees with competitive compensation packages and a full range of benefits, including vacation, medical, dental, life insurance, a 401(k) plan, tuition assistance, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), and paid parental leave.
Roles and Responsibilities:
Provide functional excellence in systems engineering including people, processes, and tools
Execute all aspects of the system engineering lifecycle, from concept exploration through operations and maintenance (O&M) including system definition, system modeling, requirements management, integration, and test.
Provide leadership, management, and mentorship to systems engineering staff responsible for the development of complex systems
Develop and deliver content for major technical reviews with the customer as part of this lifecycle, this may include: IBR, SRR, ASR, PDR, CDR, TRR, ORR, etc.
Support program leadership in direct technical discussions with customers in support of existing projects. Develop and provide technical presentations for customers, as required. Operate as an Integrated Product Team (IPT) in partnership with the government and its technical support organizations.
Provide systems engineering support to business leadership in pursuit of new business opportunities
Evaluate vendor products and solutions against customer requirements, and make recommendations for revisions. Support the development of partner relationships
Collaborate internally with multi-disciplined software and hardware development, integration, deployment and maintenance teams to achieve program goals
Lead the execution of an integrated test team to ensure complete verification and validation of system requirements at the sub-system and system levels to demonstrate achievement of customer and project objectives
Support system installation and transition to government operations at multiple government locations within and outside the continental United States (CONUS/OCONUS)
Actively participate in other project execution activities to include risk and technical issue identification and response planning/implementation, quality and mission assurance, earned value management (EVM) to control cost/schedule, and on-going project planning
Travel to other LGS Locations or Customer Sites as necessary
Understand and adhere to all LGS Ethical and Compliance policies
Proactively ensure a safe work environment and adhere to LGS EH&S policies and procedures
Perform other duties as required
If required, obtain/retain a government security clearance at the level to perform the job
To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:
Bachelor’s degree (Masters preferred) in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or other technical discipline and 8-10 years of experience or an equivalent combination of education, skills and experience
Expert knowledge and demonstrated experience with disciplined system engineering processes applied to the delivery of complex, hardware/software systems
Detailed understanding of hardware and software development processes
Significant development experience in two or more of the following technical areas: RF, Hardware, Software, Communications systems, Network and Infrastructure
Experience working with multi-discipline, geographically dispersed teams
Internal and external customer interface experience at all levels of management
Demonstrated Leadership skills
Excellent computer skills; proficient in Microsoft Office applications
Excellent verbal and written communications skills
Must be flexible, decisive and proactive problem solver in a fast paced and agile environment
Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:
Experience and knowledge of complex IT and information assurance (IA) standards, desired
Working knowledge of earned value management system (EVMS) principles
Familiarity with industry standard certifications, such as ISO-9001 and CMMI-DEV
Experience using IBM Rationale DOORS and other components of the Rationale suite
Secret or Top Secret Clearance
INCOSE Certified System Engineering Professional certification
For a listing of all LGS Innovations open positions, please visit our website at http://www.lgsinnovations.com/careers.
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