Senior Model-Based Systems Engineer / Architect -- ELSYS

Smyrna, GA 30080

Job Description

The Senior Model-Based Systems Engineer in the Systems Engineering Research Division (SERD) supports the Department of Defense (DoD) in the effort to use model-based and data-driven processes across multiple functionalities to improve acquisition decisions and systems life cycle support.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE
Provide thought leadership in support of Department of Defense (DoD) transition to Digital Engineering within the acquisition life cycle
Research novel model-based systems engineering (MBSE) approaches to represent the aspects of test & evaluation, cybersecurity, safety, and human systems integration within a holistic system model
Lead teams of model-based systems engineers in the development of system models and other engineering support activities for DoD sponsors
Design and execute integrated modeling ecosystems for connecting system models with physics-based models, to support more comprehensive design analysis for our DoD sponsors
Execute MBSE processes including functional decomposition, requirements development, architectural development, and test program development
Develop technical papers for conferences, speak publicly and present briefings to sponsors and potential sponsors
Develop original and innovative contributions that are nationally recognized for their excellence as documented by external peer review
Provide leadership in developing and managing technical thrust involving related projects to MBSE
Participate in seminars and national symposia while maintaining memberships on national committees and/or offices in professional societies
Support the initiation and maintenance of a model-based engineering community of interest within GTRI
Support SERD business development
Perform other duties as assigned

Travel Requirements

10% - 25% travel

Education & Length of Experience

Senior Research Engineer/Scientist

  • A Bachelor's and Master's degree with one or both in Aerospace, Computer, Electrical, or Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics, or related field and seven (7) years of relevant full-time experience after completion of that degree,
  • A Bachelor's and Master's degree with one or both in Aerospace, Computer, Electrical, or Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics, or related field and nine (9) years of relevant full-time experience after completion of a Bachelor's degree, or
  • A Doctoral degree and Master's degree with one or both in Aerospace, Computer, Electrical, or Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics, or related field and four (4) years of relevant full-time experience after completion of a Bachelor's degree.

Principal Research Engineer/Scientist

  • A Bachelor's and Master's degree with one or both in Aerospace, Computer, Electrical, or Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics, or related field and eleven (11) years of relevant full-time experience, or
  • A Doctoral degree and Master's degree with one or both in Aerospace, Computer, Electrical, or Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics, or related field and seven (7) years of relevant full-time experience.

Required Minimum Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience using an Object Management Group (OMG) Systems Modeling Language (SysML) tool (MagicDraw, Cameo Systems Modeler, Enterprise Architect, Rational Rapsody, etc.) to author SysML models
  • Systems Engineering (S.E.) experience including the design, acquisition, operation, maintenance, or support of military and/or commercial systems and products.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with the DoD Acquisition process
  • Experience leading mid to large-sized technical tasks and/or teams
  • Experience with requirements development and management
  • Experience in Java and/or Python programming languages
  • Experience with using, creating, or evaluating open architecture frameworks
  • Experience in Data Modeling & Architecting
  • Experience in Verification & Validation
  • Experience with Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA) or Failure Mode Effects and Criticality Analysis (FMECA)
  • Experience with the Risk Management Framework
  • Experience with the DoD Architecture Framework (DoDAF).

U.S. Citizenship Requirements

Due to our research contracts with the U.S. federal government, candidates for this position are required to be U.S. Citizens.

Clearance Type Required

Ability to obtain Secret Clearance upon hire

Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) at Georgia Tech Research Institute aims to enhance the Institute's mission of solving the world's most complex technical problems by creating a workforce with a shared appreciation for diversity, raising awareness around inclusiveness, and fostering a sense of belonging and appreciation for all members of our community.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Tech Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law.

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