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Hunstville AL Full Time Posted: Friday, 11 January 2019
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  • Requisition ID: 216004
  • Position Title: Systems Engineer, GBSD (216004)
  • Project: GBSD
  • Location: Huntsville, AL
  • Relocation Authorized: None
  • Position to be Panel Interviewed? No
  • US Citizenship Required: Yes (No dual citizenships accepted)
  • Other Requirements: Pre-employment drug screen, background check

Project Background and Job Overview

This position is for a Systems Engineer assigned to DOD and USAF projects. The successful candidate must have strong organizational and teamwork skills, proven problem-solving abilities, can-do attitude, and the desire to innovate designs. This role will specifically support the GBSD program. The Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program is the Minuteman III replacement system led by the United States Air Force. Our team is supporting Boeing and the USAF's nuclear deterrence mission to replace the entire weapon system and refurbish the existing ground systems infrastructure.

The Systems Engineer will be responsible for understanding the basic systems engineering work processes and modeling tools, and performing systems engineering tasks having a minor degree of complexity. The Systems Engineer will be responsible for reviewing and checking systems engineering documentation. The Systems Engineer will be required to become familiar with relevant Engineering Department Procedures (EDPs), design standards and guides, and Bechtel Standard Application Programs (BSAPs). This position reports to the Systems Engineering Manager in the GBSD Engineering organization and performs activities within the Systems Engineering organization.

This position is located in the Huntsville, Alabama area---no relocation expenses have been allocated for this position.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Prepare functional/system analysis to define facility/system design requirements.
  • Establish means of verifying requirements implementation, including acceptance criteria.
  • Prepare system and facility design criteria documents.
  • Support system-level design verification, requirements verification, test requirements specification, and requirements flowdown and traceability.
  • Perform impact analyses for proposed requirement changes.
  • Perform assessments to validate and verify implementation and traceability of requirements into design.
  • Participate in technical discussions to resolve system design issues.
  • Research and document system operations and limits from the review of design and basis documents and from discussions with system designers.
  • Perform model-based systems engineering using a commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) automation tool (eg IBM® Rationale DOORS® or Innoslate by Spec Innovations).

Job Knowledge:

  • Knowledge of systems, calculations, equipment, applications of methods, materials, and computers used within the systems engineering discipline.
  • Knowledge of project controls within systems engineering.
  • Knowledge of industry/regulatory codes and standards, and design criteria pertinent to the systems engineering discipline.
  • Skill in oral and written communication.
  • Knowledge of systems engineering tools, such as IBM® Rationale DOORS® or Innoslate by Spec Innovations.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Systems Engineering or a related field (eg Industrial, Mechanical, Chemical or Nuclear Engineering) from an accredited university or college.
  • US Citizenship required, no dual citizenship accepted.
  • Must have or be able to obtain Engineer-In-Training (EIT) within 12 months of hire.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain any security clearances required for this position

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Possess an understanding of Systems Engineering principles and methods.
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills.
  • Must be able to complete a pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • International Council of Systems Engineering (INCOSE) Certification
  • Experience with systems engineering on DOE or DOD projects.
  • Familiarity with implementation of requirements in design.
  • Experience working with requirements management databases.
  • Experience in performing design and/or requirements change impact analysis.

Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we've completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Oil, Gas & Chemicals; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Hunstville AL, United States of America
1/11/2019 12:22:06 AM

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