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Systems Engineer

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Department Of The Air Force Hanscom Air Force Base , MA 01731

Posted 5 months ago

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The primary purpose of this position is to serve as a systems engineer, typically as an integral member of an integrated product team (IPT), and provide systems engineering support, analytical expertise in areas related to the planning, designing, development, and testing of all types of C2 systems.

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Responsibilities

  • Applies a broad and theoretical and practical knowledge of system engineering to the system acquisition process.

  • Technically directs contractor conducted program reviews to evaluate alternative proposed plans, systems engineering programs, and design and test results to assure that subsystem and system performance is achieved.

  • Performs program reviews to evaluate alternative proposed plans, system engineering programs, design and test results to assure that subsystem and system performance is acheived in accordance with the contract.

  • Prepares technical documents which define, specify, and recommend system/subsystem characteristics. Prepares management reports and conducts technical presentations for planning, implementation and corrective action.

Travel Required

Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

Supervisory status

No

Promotion Potential
13

  • Job family (Series)
    0801 General Engineering

  • Requirements

HelpRequirements Conditions of Employment

  • U.S. Citizenship Required

  • Males must be registered for Selective Service, see www.sss.gov.

  • A security clearance may be required

  • PCS expenses if authorized will be paid IAW JTR and Air Force Regulations

  • Recruitment incentives may/may not be authorized

  • This posn is subject to provisions of the DoD Priority Placement Program

  • Position may be subject to random drug testing

  • Employee may be required to work other than normal duty hours, to include evenings, weekends and/or holidays

  • Shift work and emergency overtime may be required

  • Employee must maintain current certifications

  • Disclosure of Political Appointments

  • Incumbent must be able to obtain Level II certification in one of the career tracks in the Science and Engineering career program

  • Incumbent must contact personnel at higher levels within the Department of the Air Force, DoD, and other government agencies as well as DoD contractors

Qualifications

SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: Applicants must have at least one (1) year of specialized experience at the next lower grade GS-12, or equivalent in other pay systems. Examples of specialized experience includes experience providing systems engineering support throughout the systems acquisition process specifically related to the planning, designing, development, and testing of various types of systems.

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To view qualifying educational requirements and/or combination of education and specialized experience click on the following link:

https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/#url=GS-PROF

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Click on the following link to view occupational requirements for this position:

https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/0800/files/all-professional-engineering-positions-0800.pdf

AND

FEDERAL TIME-IN-GRADE (TIG) REQUIREMENT FOR GENERAL SCHEDULE (GS) POSITIONS: Merit promotion applicants must meet applicable time-in-grade requirements to be considered eligible. One year at the GS-12 level is required to meet the time-in-grade requirements for the GS-13 level. TIG applies if you are in a current GS position or held a GS position within the previous 52 weeks.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (KSAs): Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the following areas:
1.Knowledge of principals, policies, and practices of system acquistion.
2.Knowledge of the management and engineering principles applicable to the technologies of intelligence, communications, threat warning systems and information systems, and computer software.
3.Knowledge of the organization's functions and relationships with AFLCMC and higher headquarters.
4.Knowledge of latest developments in applicable technologies.
5.Knowledge of the requirements of acquisition management in planning, implementing and evaluating contractor's requirements and proposals.
6.Ability to communicate orally and in writing.
7.Skill in planning and organizing critical aspects of development and production of highly complex systems, subsystems, and equipment.
8.Knowledge of procedures of required to test and evaluate electronic systems and subsystems.
9.Ability to lead technical teams formed to resolve issues, generate technical documents or perform a source selection.
10. Ability to plan, organize work, and meet deadlines.

PART-TIME OR UNPAID EXPERIENCE: Credit will be given for appropriate unpaid and or part-time work. You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week.

VOLUNTEER WORK EXPERIENCE: Refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service Programs (i.e., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student and social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge and skills that can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.

Education

IF USING EDUCATION TO QUALIFY: You MUST provide transcripts to support your educational claims. Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

FOREIGN EDUCATION: Education completed in foreign colleges or universities may be used to meet the requirements. You must show proof the education credentials have been deemed to be at least equivalent to that gained in conventional U.S. education program. It is your responsibility to provide such evidence when applying.


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Systems Engineer

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Department Of The Air Force