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Missile Defense Agency (MDA) Engineering (DE) Quick Response Team (QRT) Engineer Job
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Missile Defense Agency (MDA) Engineering (DE) Quick Response Team (QRT) Engineer (Job Number:429189)


MDA DE QRT Engineer applies engineering knowledge and processes to understand the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) and interpret missile defense engineering modeling results in terms of documented BMDS effectiveness metrics. Should have working knowledge of the systems engineering process and possess the ability to work in a deadline driven environment. Uses Microsoft Office skills (specifically PowerPoint, Excel, and Word), and is willing to learn other programs as needed. Should have a basic understanding of Department of Defense (DoD) classification guidelines. The QRT Engineer is capable of working independently or supporting / leading teams to solve missile defense related problems, and capable of receiving or providing daily supervision and direction, as dictated by the tasking / situation, in a dynamic environment.

Specific Duties include:

- Applying system engineering knowledge and processes to analyze Ballistic Missile Defense System problems
- Developing an understanding of both high and medium fidelity missile defense engineering models to be able to provide analysis guidance to contractor-site engineers/analysts, and interpret modeling outputs using established BMDS effectiveness metrics
- Implementing the MDA Engineering format for all briefings and papers in order to provide a continuous structured process for staffing, coordination, review, and approval of DE QRT briefings and related products
- Providing research for writing, editing, and proofreading of technical data for MDA Engineering managers/contractors in order to improve technical documents and briefings using both Microsoft PowerPoint and Word



- Clearance Level Must Possess: Secret
- Clearance Level Must be able to Obtain: Top Secret (TS)

Requirements: REQUIRED

- BS degree or higher in Engineering or an engineering-related discipline with 6+ years of relevant experience.
- Department of Defense SECRET clearance
- Experience with productivity applications including PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Outlook
- Strong oral and written communication skills
- Ability to perform in a high intensity, quick reaction environment


- Knowledge of the Ballistic Missile Defense System
- 1+ years of experience using missile defense related modeling tools to include Satellite Tool Kit Experience working systems engineering related activities
- Experience working in a high-paced, dynamic DoD program office environment Location: NCR (Ft Belvoir, VA)

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Jul 17, 2017, 2:11:45 PM
Primary Location: United States-VA-FORT BELVOIR
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: None
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

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