1+ months

Systems Engineer for Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) - 00049450

Bedford, MA
Why choose between doing meaningful work and having a fulfilling life? At MITRE, you can have both. That's because MITRE people are committed to tackling our nation's toughest challengesand we're committed to the long-term well-being of our employees. MITRE is different from most technology companies. We are a not-for-profit corporation chartered to work for the public interest, with no commercial conflicts to influence what we do. The R&D centers we operate for the government create lasting impact in fields as diverse as cybersecurity, healthcare, aviation, defense, and enterprise transformation. We're making a difference every dayworking for a safer, healthier, and more secure nation and world. Our workplace reflects our values. We offer competitive benefits, exceptional professional development opportunities, and a culture of innovation that embraces diversity, inclusion, flexibility, collaboration, and career growth. If this sounds like the choice you want to make, then choose MITREand make a difference with us.

Are you ready for a leading role as a systems engineer with strong expertise in Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) and Integrated Air and Missile Defense (IAMD)? Help ensure the successful development of a sophisticated IAMD system for a partner nation in the Middle East.

  • Key Functions:

    • Provide technical expertise and apply sound systems engineering principles in a wide variety of areas including: system of systems integration; Concept of Operations (CONOPS); system architecture; system/software requirements; interface requirements; Command and Control; infrastructure and network design; radar integration; and tactical data links

    • Perform system analyses using modeling and simulation (M&S) and other technical approaches

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelors Degree in one of the following disciplines, Electrical, Computer or Systems Engineering or similar field and 8 years related experience.  

Required Qualifications:
  • Broad systems engineering and system lifecycle experience with a focus in at least one of the following domains: Tactical Data Links; Ballistic Missile Defense; Air Defense; Command and Control; or radar.
  • Experience with any of the following systems: Patriot; THAAD; Early Warning Radar (EWR); Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS); Command, Control, Battle Management, and Communications (C2BMC); Air Operations Center (AOC) or; Control and Reporting Center (CRC)
  • Ability to write complete, unambiguous, and verifiable requirements at the system through software levels
  • Government acquisition experience
  • Ability to collaborate across multiple organizations and engineering disciplines
  • Strong interpersonal and engagement skills in a multicultural environment
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Must obtain a DoD Secret Clearance

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Understanding of the DoD FMS acquisition process
  • Familiarity with modeling and simulation tools and techniques. 
  • Experience developing and analyzing large software intensive systems
  • Experience in agile software development methodologies, specifically scrum


Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Systems Engineer for Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) - 00049450

Bedford, MA

Share this job

Systems Engineer for Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) - 00049450

Bedford, MA

Separate email addresses with commas

Enter valid email address for sender.

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
th -
Overall Rating: /199
Median Salary:

Work Environment