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Jr FMS Engineer, SBG

on June 4, 2024 / by ,


  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Website DSS Inc.

SBG Technology Solutions, Inc. (SBG), a DSS, Inc. company, offers Systems Engineering, Enterprise Modernization, Artificial Intelligence, Cyber Security, and IT Governance innovation to Federal and commercial clients nationwide. We are looking for a Junior FMS Engineer to join our team.  The ideal candidate for the position is an experienced individual with the ability to excel in a challenging, fast-paced government contractor environment.  The position location is San Diego, CA.

OVERVIEW

As a Junior Telecommunications / SATCOM Systems Engineer specializing in Foreign Military Sales (FMS) within the Department of Defense (DoD), specifically U.S. Space Force/Space Systems Command (SSC)/CGN (Narrowband SATCOM Acquisition Delta), you will play a vital role in facilitating the transfer of defense equipment, services, and training to international partners. Your responsibilities will primarily involve technical support, coordination, and liaison activities to ensure the successful execution of FMS programs. You will work within a dynamic team environment, interfacing with various stakeholders both within the DoD and with foreign governments and defense organizations.

Responsibilities

Technical Assistance:

  • Provide technical expertise and support of defense systems, equipment, and services for potential FMS cases.
  • Collaborate with senior engineers and program managers.
  • Provide systems engineering support services in delivering Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) access in an FMS case to ensure compliance with technical specifications and requirements.
  • Under the guidance of a senior engineer, provide systems engineering project management support and subject matter expertise in support of requirements development/review, CONOPS and Use Case development, and planning and support of verification and validation events.
  • Conducts engineering review and analysis of technical documentation.

Documentation and Reporting:

Assist in the preparation and review of technical documentation, including specifications, drawings, and technical manuals, required for FMS cases.
Generate reports on technical assessments, progress, and challenges encountered during the execution of FMS programs.
Assist in the analysis of data supporting both internal and external data calls, including collating and summarizing data to analyze cost, schedule, performance for MUOS in general.

Customer Liaison:

Serve as a point of contact for foreign customers, addressing their technical inquiries, providing clarification on technical aspects of proposed systems, and facilitating communication between the customer and internal stakeholders.

Coordination:

Collaborate with external agencies, such as the TCNO, DISA, NIWC Pacific, and SSC/IA, to navigate technical requirements and resolve issues related to FMS cases.
Participate in program management/project meetings, conferences, and reviews, including preparing agendas, meeting minutes, and tracking action items; developing, preparing, and providing graphics support for executive level briefs and presentations.

Training Support:

Assist in the development and delivery of technical training programs for foreign military personnel on the operation, maintenance, and support of MUOS access acquired through FMS.
Quality Assurance:

Participate in quality assurance activities to ensure that delivered defense equipment and services meet the specified technical requirements and quality standards.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree preferably in Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering, Network Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Math, Physics.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to assess technical requirements and propose practical solutions.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively interact with individuals from diverse cultural backgrounds.
  • Proficiency in technical writing and documentation, with attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain security clearance as required for DoD positions involving access to classified information.
  • Willingness to travel domestically and internationally as needed to support FMS programs and activities.
  • Experience with computer-aided design (CAD) software and other engineering tools used in the design and analysis of defense systems.

Note: This position description is intended to provide a general overview of the responsibilities and qualifications associated with the role of a Junior Engineer – FMS within the Department of Defense. Actual job duties and qualifications may vary based on specific organizational requirements and programmatic needs.

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Jr FMS Engineer, SBG