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Communications Requirements Engineer

Chantilly, VA 20151
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Responsibilities

The Communications Requirements Engineer generates valid requirements and interface specs for the systems Space/Ground communications architecture. Responsibilities include ensuring the requirements and interfaces are consistent with the system architecture using Model Based System Engineering (MBSE) practices.

Defining systems architecture strategy, system requirements, and interfaces
Provide leadership, oversight and technical guidance to the systems integration program, and perform cross-discipline activities required to support enterprise architecture decision-making and assessment of alternatives in relation to the customers enterprise alignment initiatives.
Lead or participate in the development of system architectures to evolve mission services
Translate customer needs into communications system requirements
Document interfaces with external service providers
Capture and maintain architecture configurations for strategic initiatives via MBSE tools
Develop and present plans and status to customer and community stakeholders
Actively participate in readiness events to validate requirements and interfaces

The Communications Requirements Engineer designs, develops, evaluates and modifies end-to-end systems and systems-oriented products through their entire life cycle. Generates quantifiable requirements based on customer description, system planning and design, and acquisition logistics. Ensures requirements comply with client requirements and government standards through formal verification methods. Translates high level product development strategies into system requirement specifications and works with other engineering disciplines to develop lower level detailed implementation requirements.


Qualifications

Requires 12 to 15 years with BS/BA or 10 to 13 years with MS/MA or 7 to 9 years with Ph.D.

Applicant should have a BS degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics, or related technical field. Experience in Space/Ground Communications system architectures and requirements generation and management. The ability to excel as a member of a collaborative team through open communication, transparency, and flexibility, and the ability to relate professionally with senior Government customers and colleagues. Applicant must possess strong written and verbal communication skills.


About Peraton

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the worlds leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our 22,000 employees do the cant be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.

As a government contractor, Peraton 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).

Industry

  • Information Technology
Posted: 2021-05-12 Expires: 2021-06-11

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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