Advanced-level Systems Engineer (DOORS exp & MDA Focus)

Access Talent Today, LLC - Huntsville, AL

Advanced-level Systems Engineer position providing engineering support to the Missile Defense Agency (MDA). This position will be located at Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville, Alabama.

Duties include the following:

  • Working closely with MDA, Navy, Army, and other DOD civilian and contract personnel across multiple levels to identify, manage, and verify dependencies between facility and system-level requirements to support deployment of Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) capabilities.

  • Identifying, generating, and managing requirements and requirements documentation in support of MDA Program Elements.

  • Leading and supporting analyses, preparation of results, and drafting reports of the findings for the FD Program Manager and MDA Chief Systems Engineer.

  • Supporting the identification and resolution of technical issues associated with the worldwide deployment of BMD capabilities.

  • Representing FD Systems Engineering during coordination and meetings with the FD Program Manager or MDA Director of Programs and Integration, as necessary



  • A Bachelor's Degree in an Engineering or related technical discipline (Systems, Aerospace, Electrical, Electronics, Mechanical, or Civil Engineering) and 9+ years’ work experience in relevant related field(s).
  • Ability to obtain and maintain an Active DOD Secret security clearance, at a minimum, Interim Secret Clearance required to start
  • Knowledge of systems engineering processes; must be capable of defining, applying, and developing systems engineering processes and engineering products.
  • Knowledge of database, requirements verification, and familiarity with Dynamic Object Oriented Requirements System (DOORS).
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office to include Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Project.

Desired Qualifications


- Familiarity with MDA and Army Acquisition Process.
- Experience managing requirements and requirements traceability through DOORS a plus.
- Familiarity and experience with large-scale construction activities a plus.
- Familiarity and experience with acquisition of large DOD weapon systems a plus.
- Strong interpersonal and verbal communication skills, allowing for effective communication with MDA, Navy, Army, and other DOD civilian and contract personnel across multiple levels.
- Strong written communication skills are essential - Demonstrated ability to write clearly, concisely with high quality standards.

Posted On: Friday, June 7, 2019

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