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Join SAIC on the NOAA NESDIS SETS program (Job Number:415095)


The SAIC Team is pursuing the opportunity to provide the full range of Systems Engineering and Technical Support (SETS) services in support of the National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service (NESDIS) of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). The tasks and/or work assignments will involve prioritizing, planning, and execution of financial investments for the various architecture, engineering, technical and programmatic activities and projects to be executed under various NOAA Satellite Programs and Satellite Ground Services. Support will be provided for Project Management; Technical Management Planning; Information Resource Management and Engineering; Systems Engineering; Special Studies; User Systems Liaison; Transition to Operations; and IT Security.


Available Positions:

SAIC has formed an outstanding team of large and small business to support this program. Accordingly, the SAIC Team is seeking talented professionals and incumbent personnel to staff this program in anticipation of contract award. Positions typically require a security clearance. Locations span the United States with support provided to multiple overseas locations, and include a range of qualifications. The SAIC Team highly values the talented incumbents currently supporting NESDIS, and we will handle all contact and inquiries with strict confidentiality. SAIC is interested in professionals with Satellite and Ground Systems experience. We are looking for the following experienced personnel:
- Project Manager
- Sensor Specialist
- Remote Sensing Scientist and Technologist
- Computer Network Architects
- Computer and Information Systems Managers
- Computer Network Architects
- Database Administrators
- System Engineer (Aerospace)
- Space Scientist
- Astrophysicist
- Atmospheric Scientist
- Geographic Information Systems Specialist (GIS Specialist)
- Geospatial Intelligence Analyst
- Research and Development Engineer (Electronics)
- Mechanical Design Engineer
- Materials Scientist
- Information Security Analysts
- Operations Research Analysts
- Scheduler
- Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians
- Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians
- Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
- Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
- Technical Writers

Site Locations:

Tasks may be performed within the NOAA Headquarter complex located at Silver Spring, MD as well as satellite offices in and around the Northern Virginia/Washington D.C. metro area. Program offices are located in Greenbelt, Suitland and Silver Spring, MD. Some personnel may be based at the European Organization for the Exploration of Meteorological Satellites (EUMETSAT) Headquarters facility in Darmstadt, Germany.


NESDIS is responsible for the procurement of new flight and ground systems and the modification of existing systems needed to operate the satellites, and to collect, process, distribute, and store satellite data for the nation's civilian environmental satellite (spacecraft and sensor) program. These systems include computers, communications, Radio Frequency (RF) equipment and the associated hardware and software, as well as build, maintain and upgrade the physical infrastructure (e.g., facilities) supporting the satellite missions. These Systems include those yet to be built and existing systems requiring maintenance, upgrades the physical infrastructure supporting the Systems. NESDIS is also responsible for performing similar work on cooperative missions with other United States government agencies, foreign governments, and organizations. NESDIS is responsible for the IT architecture and security of their computer systems processing environmental data, and supporting both operational and administrative functions of the Systems.


SETS is intended to provide the analysis and system engineering activities to be performed in support of NESDIS. This effort will provide support technology service across NESDIS to include the Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite R Series (GOES-R) Program Office; the Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS) Program Office; the Office of Systems Architecture and Advanced Planning (OSAAP); the Office of Satellite Ground Services (OSGS); and the Office of Projects, Planning and Analysis (OPPA).
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 is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge, talented people, effective processes, and innovation to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC's approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government, state/local, and global commercial markets. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of about $4.4 billion. For more information, visit http://www.saic.com. For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom (http://investors.saic.com/news-releases).

SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Posting: Dec 30, 2015, 6:46:55 PM
Primary Location: United States-MD-GREENBELT
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Public Trust
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: None
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

Other Locations: United States-MD-SUITLAND