1+ months
2018-03-122018-05-19

Lead Model-Based Systems Engineer - 30148BR

MITRE
McLean, VA

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.


 


Do you like working in a collaborative, team-oriented environment? Do you enjoy solving complex system or system-of-systems problems through model-based systems architecting and systems engineering approaches? Would you like to advance the state-of-the art in the use of systems models?
The MITRE Architecture Analytics Department is looking for well qualified architects and systems engineers who can apply the model-based family of languages, methods, and tools to analyze a complex system or system-of-systems and gain insights about capability outcomes. By applying model-based techniques architects and systems engineers promote mission success, functional integration, and resource optimization in support of decision-making for an enterprise environment.


 


This position can be located in McLean, VA; Huntsville, AL; San Diego, CA; or Aberdeen, MD.


 


Key Functions:
Apply deep understanding of model-based architecture and systems engineering best practices to improve or transform systems capabilities of DoD and/or intelligence community (IC) enterprise information environments
Use state-of-the-art systems modeling languages, methods, and tools to develop and evolve complex system/system-of-systems architectures and technical solutions
Enable the creation, sharing, and understanding of architecture and systems engineering models and artifacts to support more effective and timely decisions
Define capability and interoperability gaps, overlaps, opportunities, and constraints
Use systems models to assess the impact of proposed changes on component or constituent systems
Provide model-based analysis and recommendations for capability modernization and investment decisions
Enable process and data integration across a program / organization and with mission partners through the use of model-based processes, methods, artifacts, tools, and analysis
Train and educate sponsor and MITRE personnel on the proper use of systems models across the architecture and engineering continuum of practice to meet functional requirements and mission needs
Work within an evolving programmatic environment with evolving requirements and capability goals












Required Qualifications:
Eight+ years of experience in developing and evolving enterprise information environments through the practical application of systems architecting and systems engineering best practices
Proficient in the use of multiple architecture frameworks, tools, and methodologies
Proficient is the use of systems modeling languages, methods, and tools
Ability to identify and implement model-based architecture and engineering methods and standards
Experience building systems models, conducting analysis, and providing recommendations within a team environment on multiple projects
Experience applying modeling, analysis, and design activities to support planning and decision-making to improve / transform a system / system-of-systems environment
Demonstrated experience in use of Systems Modeling Language (SysML) and systems modeling methods, such as Object-Oriented Systems Engineering Method (OOSEM)
Demonstrated experience with at least one systems modeling tool: (preferred) NoMagic, MagicDraw or IBM Rational Rhapsody; others considered if applicable
Experience reporting on capabilities and options through the lens of architecture and engineering analysis delivered in a standardized way through model-based approaches


Preferred Qualifications:
MS or PhD in a technical discipline, such as Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Statistics, or Mathematics
Experience in the practical application of systems architecting and model-based systems engineering (MBSE)
Knowledge and understanding of the structures, behaviors, and constraints associated with a system / system-of-systems environment
Experience with architecture frameworks, such as DoDAF, UAF, and TOGAF, and related modeling profiles, such as Unified Profile for DoDAF and MODAF (UPDM)
Knowledge and understanding of reference architectures and their use
Ability to be cleared up to a Top Secret security clearance level.


 


Minimum Qualifications:


BS and 8 years related experience


 


*Applicants selected for this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or applicants who are eligible for security clearances.

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