Systems Engineer (Engineer Systems 3) - 8960 in North Bend at HII-TSD

Date Posted: 9/20/2022

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Job Description

Requisition Number: 8960 

Required Travel: 11 - 25%

Employment Type: Full Time/Salaried/Exempt

Hours Per Week: 40 

Security Clearance: Top Secret 

Level of Experience: Mid 

Employee Referral Bonus Amount: [[filter10]]



*This position requires an active Top Secret Clearance to start.

**Relocation available for out of state personal.

Position reports to the Site OIC/Deputy OIC. Selected candidate will be part of the team responsible for managing the day-to-day operations and technical readiness of program and facility equipment. Provides technical expertise in support of 24/7/365 watch-standing duties; manages all program systems, equipment, and components.  Troubleshoot system outages; coordinate with various agencies to maximize circuit readiness and minimize downtime; notify senior program personnel when anomalies or outages occur; qualify on all applicable equipment; maintain habitability of program spaces; conduct preventive maintenance as required; review and update Standard Operating Procedures as required; provides Critical Information Requirements (CIR) to the chain of command. #LI-MJ1 *MV *EP *TE *CI

What you will do

  • Performs technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systems.
  • Analyses are performed at all levels of total system product to include: concept, design, fabrication, test, installation, operation, maintenance and disposal.
  • Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints.
  • Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications.
  • Provides technical expertise for the installation, operation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of installed systems.
  • Performs duties as Power Control Station/ Power Safety Officer (PCO/PSO) oversees the conduct of routine and preventative maintenance. 
  • Informs the chain of command of any substantive changes to routine system configuration or capability.
  • Drafts daily/monthly/weekly watch bills in support of operational requirements.

What you must have

  • Must have 5 years relevant experience with Bachelors in related field; 3 years relevant experience with Masters in related field; 0 years experience with PhD or Juris Doctorate in related field; or High School Diploma or equivalent and 9 years relevant experience.
  • Must have background in Electronic Maintenance, Information Systems or Telecommunication disciplines.
  • Must have experience with management of electronic equipment for preventive and corrective maintenance, configuration, and calibration.
  • Must have experience in Safety Procedures when working with electronic equipment.
  • Must have ability to identify and correct emergent problems involving technical and/or facility related equipment, systems, and components.
  • Must have experience following quality assurance steps/checks
  • Must have a current or active DoD top secret clearance
  • Must be able to obtain/maintain base access credentials
  • Must be a U.S. citizen.

Preferred: Bonus points for...

  • Strong background in communications; fiber optics; electrical/electronic components; generators; AC/DC and high/low voltage theory and application. 
  • Thorough knowledge of the installation and maintenance of electrical/electronic components; working knowledge of Key Management Infrastructure.
  • Experience and operational knowledge of various Test Equipment.
  • Develop, review, and implementation of Policies and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP).
  • Experience with Lifecycle Management of programs and various equipment.
  • Experience with Information Systems, Network Infrastructure, Troubleshooting, and Program Analysis.

Physical Requirements

Office, industrial, or shipboard environment. Capable of climbing ladders and tolerating confined spaces and extreme temperature variances. Lifting and moving materials may be required.

This opportunity resides with Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance, a business group within Mission Technologies, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries. From towers to processors, we design, develop, integrate and manage the sensors, systems and other assets necessary to support integrated intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) operations, exploitation and analysis for the Intelligence Community, the military services, geographic and functional combatant commands and DoD agencies. 

HII is a global engineering and defense technologies provider. With a 135-year history of trusted partnerships in advancing U.S. national security, HII delivers critical capabilities ranging from the most powerful and survivable naval ships ever built, to unmanned systems, ISR and AI/ML analytics. HII leads the industry in mission-driven solutions that support and enable a networked, all-domain force. Headquartered in Virginia, HII’s skilled workforce is 44,000 strong. For more information, please visit:


Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

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