User Engagement Engineer Job
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Reston, VA 20190-5228, US
Engineering & Technology
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Job Description BAE Systems is looking for an experienced, self-motivated engineer to support a collaborative approach to the design and implementation of mission-focused systems. The User Engagement systems engineer focuses on working directly with customers, end users and development engineers to conceptualize, architect and present solutions that solve the toughest mission needs. The UE systems engineer plays a key role in the agile development process by acting as the interface between the end users and the development team to ensure that the delivered product meets or exceeds the users’ needs. He or she presents design artifacts or prototypes to users, gathers feedback, and works with the customer and development team to adjudicate feedback for potential incorporation into the in-work product or as future enhancements.Required Skills and Education •SIGINT experience – preferably a trainer analyst type
•Experience with Government contracting for the Space market to include Ground Processing, Command and Control and/or Intelligence Systems
•Experience with TCPED processes, practices and tools at the IC and/or COCOM level, focusing on tasking and collection (strong preference for SIGINT)
•Experience working on-site with customers and end users in the DoD and/or Intelligence Community
•Exceptional verbal, writing and listening skills: Ability to communicate complex technical solutions across the development and customer environments
•Ability to coordinate, schedule and lead user engagement activities across multiple DoD and IC organizations with minimal oversight and direction; self-motivation is a must
•Familiarity in writing and understanding CONOPs documents to describe customer issues and problem areas as well as system requirements analysis practices
•Understanding of Agile software development practices
•Willing to travel (20%)Preferred Skills and Education • Experience with Analytics or Activity Based Intelligence (ABI) solutions
• Understanding of Object Based Production (OBP) tradecraft and emerging services
• Willingness to learn new products and technologies and seek out opportunities for program growth
• Understanding of User Interface design and development practices
• Ability to travel independently to CONUS and OCONUS locationsAbout BAE Systems Electronic Systems BAE Systems Electronic Systems is the global innovator behind game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere – from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact – for our customers and the communities we serve.
Who We Are
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Our team has the privilege and the responsibility of knowing that the work we do really matters. Our work is vital to the armed forces personnel and major corporations who rely on us to protect, equip and support them where it counts; to the security and prosperity of the nations we serve; to our skilled and talented people; to the local communities where we are based; and to the wider community who invest in, supply and engage with us. At BAE Systems, everyone can make a difference.
We believe that a diverse workforce inspires creativity and drives innovation. We respect and value the huge variety of skills, abilities and perspectives that our people bring to our business. We celebrate our differences and aim to recruit and develop talent from all backgrounds, championing the strength that a truly inclusive and collaborative workplace gives to our company culture and performance.
Enjoy a flexible environment that values your work-life balance and helps you perform at your best.
On the job training, leadership programs, collaboration with leading experts – excellence is built into your career development whether you are just starting out as an apprentice or are an experienced professional.
We’re united by trust, camaraderie and a shared ambition to lead the world in our field. It helps that we’re nice people too.
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Meet Our Veterans
All of my co-workers have been very helpful with my transition into the company and in my training as a Common Missile Warning Systems technician. The camaraderie of the other WIP employees has also been instrumental in my transition out of the Marine Corps.
Retired Cpl. J. Munoz
Operating Enduring Freedom