Systems Engineer - 35352 in Norfolk, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 1/25/2021

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    Norfolk, VA
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Job Description

Alion Science and Technology is seeking a qualified individual to fill the role of a Systems Engineer for their Advanced Modeling and Simulation Technical Operation. Under the direction and guidance of the leadership team, this person would be responsible for:

  • Developing and updating reference documents such as  System Engineering Plan (SEP) and System Engineering Management Plan (SEMP)
  • Designing, developing and maintaining the integration of engineering processes
  • Developing improvements to current techniques and procedures
  • Interfacing with the engineering team and customer on a daily basis
  • Working directly with senior technical personnel and project managers in the planning and execution of technical activities on complex projects related to system and technical product development
  • Facilitating the Systems Engineering Lifecycle, to include requirements management, design reviews, assessments of technology, testing, and V&V
  • Facilitating Systems Engineering Board
  • Designing, developing and maintaining tracking systems
  • Preparing and reviewing input to technical reports, status reports, letters, technical memoranda, contract reports and formal briefings.   May author or co-author technical reports
  • Performing additional duties and responsibilities as assigned

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelors in related field with 2 years of work experience, or Masters and 0 years of experience
  • Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience
  • Experienced with the systems engineering lifecycle phases
  • Basic understanding of CMMI V2.0
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Experience with certification and accreditation principles and practices
  • Experience in auditing, process documentation, workflow definition, and analyzing gaps
  • Self-motivated and driven desire to succeed with minimal direction
  • Able to effectively handle multiple concurrent priorities

Preferred Qualifications

  • CMMI Certification (Associate or Professional)
  • Experience working directly with engineers and engineering managers with attention to process
  • Experience with Atlassian products, particularly Jira and Confluence


  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Secret Clearance


Security Clearance: Secret

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