Systems Engineer, Junior
Company: LinQuest Corporation
Posted on: September 11, 2023
We are looking for the self-driven, the bold, the passionate
Systems Engineers who will join LinQuest (LQ) on an exciting
journey of professional thrill and personal growth as the LQ Team
pursues and steps up to strategic Customer Enterprise-level
challenges. This effort is in direct support of a US Space Industry
Prime Partner in the Chantilly, VA area.
Under guidance of LQ Program Leaders, in consultation with
cognizant Customer's and Stakeholders' D&O leaderships, support
planning, development, and documentation of comprehensive
SE Processes and Methodologies that span complete systems
development lifecycle activities. Examples of SE Processes are
Architecture Definition and Management, Requirements Management,
Configuration and Data Management, Schedule Management,
Verification and Validation Management, Mission Assurance
Over-arching and detail implementation guides and best practices of
MBSE tools and techniques in support of above SE Processes. Ensure
consistent and robust synthesis and documentation of common and/or
mission-specific, -tailored digital modeling, simulation, and
analysis (MS&A) methodologies and best practices.
Enterprise-wide Data and Knowledge Governance strategy and
implementation plan that maximize process efficiency, user benefits
associated with optimum construct of Authoritative Source(s) of
Truth (ASoT) repositories, organizational productivity, and
end-to-end information assurance associated with Customer-specific
Cyber/IT framework and mandates.
Identification, coordination, creation, integration, and
documentation of end-to-end systems development SE and MS&A
Process Workflows incl but not limited to work products and
schedule review, prioritization, and approval.
Collaborate with and/or coordinate as-needed across internal and
external organizational interfaces internal and external
Partners/Stakeholders under various teaming formats e.g. working
groups (WG), steering groups, Integrated Product Teams (IPT) etc.
in response to and/or support of cross-Enterprise DE-related
Initiatives to solicit, establish, negotiate, and/or communicate
SE/DE guidance e.g. standardized processes, tools, techniques
Creatively, judiciously, and effectively meld elements of
traditional document-based SE lifecycle management processes with
digitization- and virtualization-centric processes and techniques
to effectively achieve end-to-end DE Transformation of both
Customer organization(s) and Enterprise-wide culture.
Impactfully collaborate, substantively contribute to, and/or
comprehensively take on taskings, inch stones, and/or discrete
actions in support of the formulation, planning, and delivery of
step-by-step DE/MBSE guidance and tutorials as part of Customer
Constructively and assertively embrace forward-leaning CAN-DO
attitude and ONE LinQuest TEAM mindset in support of cognizant LQ
Program leaderships to ensure 100% on-target planning and execution
of all program objectives, milestones, reviews, award fee criteria
throughout the entire span of the contract.
Maintain positive learning aptitude in response to guidance,
constructive critiques, and mentorship from senior LQ leaderships
to fulfill LinQuest contract deliverables and internal LQ Team
product development goals and commitments.
Required Skills and Experience:
1+ years' experience with space or ground systems engineering and
system-of-systems (SoS) development and integration within context
of mission, functional, logical, physical, and/or digital
1+ years hands-on exposure to and working experience associated
with space- or ground-based SoS technical baseline, hierarchical
requirements, verification and/or validation (V&V) planning and
execution, and end-to-end development execution.
Demonstrated hands-on proficiency in: SysML modeling and simulation
(M&S) tools e.g., CATIA Cameo etc. Willing to learn LinQuest
company- and/or program-specific M&S tool of choice
Working knowledge and appreciation of complex dependencies,
interactions, and integration of systems-of-system elements i.e.
hardware and software constituent modeling, verification, and
Hands-on experience in application and execution of SE processes
and best practices. Examples: particular Architecture Design and
Definition, Requirements Management, Mission and Organization
Knowledge Management processes, tools, and/or practices.
Strong interpersonal and team-building skills, as well as clear and
concise written, verbal communications and presentation skills.
Proficient in Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel,
Bachelor's Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or
1+ Years of experience in Systems Engineering.
An Active TS/SCI w/ CI Poly required
Knowledgeable in detail designs of satellite systems, ground-based
mission systems or mission operations.
Demonstrated hands-on experience in cross-functional planning,
coordination, and task execution across the spectrum of systems
engineering and integration activities.
Object Management Group SysML Model Builder Fundamental
Compensation: The starting salary for this position ranges from
$90,000 to $104,000, depending on relevant experience and
LinQuest Corporation has a stellar 40-year track record of
providing end-to-end system-of-systems (SoS) architecture
definition, engineering design, integration and test, and
operations expertise to enable full lifecycle development and
deployment of pre-eminent Space, Air, Land, Sea, Ground, and
Cyberspace game-changing capabilities across US DOD and IC
Customers' portfolios. Unique combination of in-depth domain
knowledge, lessons learned-honed best practices, and
mission-specific applications of principles, tools, and techniques
of Digital Engineering (DE), DE Ecosystem (DEE), and Model-Based
Systems Engineering (MBSE) set LinQuest apart from the competition
to consistently deliver stellar high-value results for our
customers. LinQuest's corporate vision and values place the
employee at the center of utmost customer satisfaction, strategic
business growth, and tactical execution excellence. Our employees'
creative and inspirational drive, sense of fulfillment of personal
and professional growth, and tightknit camaraderie within and
across lines of business are essential in gaining and maintaining
exceptional LinQuest corporate-wide results of new business awards
and renewed contracts.
LinQuest offers comprehensive and competitive benefit offerings to
our team members to include medical, dental, vision, retirement,
paid time off, company paid life insurance, and more! For
additional information please visit:
Bachelors or better
Licenses & Certifications
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with
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
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
contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR
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