BAE Systems is looking for a qualified engineering professional to join our team for an exciting opportunity. The U.S. Air Force is constructing new Weapons Generation Facilities (WGFs) to provide enhanced operations and security measures in a consolidated facility that accommodates maintenance, storage, security, and support functions. The WGF Engineer will evaluate the design drawings, specifications, and the design analysis provided by the prime contractor for compliance with the four Department of Defense (DoD) Nuclear Weapon System Surety Standards defined in DoD Directive (DoDD) 3150.2, Nuclear Weapon System Surety Program. Compliance with the four surety standards is achieved by meeting applicable nuclear safety design criteria published in the 91-100 series Air Force Instructions (AFIs) and Air Force Manuals (AFMANs), and the Facilities Criteria (FC) 4-420-07F, and documented in a Nuclear Safety Analysis Report (NSAR). Additional responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
- Perform as a member of an integrated product team providing acquisition and technical sustainment engineering efforts for the Minuteman III (MM III) Inter-Continental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) weapon system
- Perform engineering and technical analyses, which requires a highly diversified application of engineering principles, theories, concepts and precedents. Conduct research in areas which require a moderate level of expertise and knowledge in areas of specialization and some related fields.
- Prepare data for reports on technical findings, recommendations, accomplishments, and progress measured against specific plans. Review and coordinate work with other team members and the team lead to ensure progress is maintained to achieve specified aims.
- Maintain knowledge in their area of specialization and a few other related fields, and awareness of developments in related fields.
- Devise new techniques and approaches and provide solutions to a wide range of technical problems by drawing on their own areas of technical specialization and consulting with other engineering specialists for technologies where they do not have in-depth expertise. Make decisions based on available data, selection of materials, and required parameters.
- Provide technical support to the ICBM depot and missile wings, technical reviews, conferences, and meetings, as required. This may require occasional travel to provide status updates for or receive status updates on various programs.
- Review and report on various types of technical memoranda and data, including but not limited to: Technical Orders; drawings; specifications; Engineering Technical Analysis Requests; AF Form 202; Nuclear Certification Impact Statements (NCIS); Certification Requirement Plans (CRP); Program Protection Plans (PPP); Nuclear Surety Evaluation Reports (NSER); Briefings, Point Papers, and White Papers; Engineering Evaluation Reports (EER); Software Certification Plans (SCP); Corrosion Prevention and Control Plans; Environmental Health & Safety Plans; Pollution Prevention Programs; Hazardous Materials Management Program (HMMP) Plans; Programmatic Environmental Safety and Health Evaluation (PESHE) and Demilitarization and Disposal Plan documentation, and Special Studies & Analyses.
- Develop working group meeting agendas, create or acquire briefing materials, prepare meeting minutes and answers to action items assigned by other agencies or organizations.
- Perform various other duties as assigned by management
This position is located at Hill AFB, Utah. Eligible candidates must be able to obtain at least a Secret U.S. government security clearance.
Please note that pursuant to a government contract, this specific position requires US citizenship status
Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 4 years work experience or equivalent experience
Required Skills and Education
- Bachelor or Master of Science Degree from an ABET accredited university in aerospace engineering, mechanical engineering, physics, or mathematics
- 4+ years of experience (two years with a MS degree) working with military technology, facilities, or weapon systems
- Able to work independently, demonstrate strong initiative, and organize daily tasks with minimal supervision.
- Possess strong communication skills (oral and written) as well as the ability to interact with team members, external vendors, various levels of management and internal clients with different levels of experience.
- Demonstrated proficiency with the Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
- Able to obtain at least a U.S. Government Secret security clearance.
Preferred Skills and Education
- Current U.S. Government SECRET or higher security clearance highly desired (but not required).
- Strong familiarity or experience with ICBM weapon systems, nuclear storage facilities, nuclear surety requirements, or military technology and technical data.
- Experience with MATLAB or similar software and problem solving using it.
About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do—from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That's BAE Systems. That's Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit www.baesystems.com and follow us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/baesystemsintel.
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