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Systems Engineer III - SBIR - PEO Soldier



Fort Belvoir, VA

Position Overview

Job Summary:  PEO Soldier has identified a need for an on-site contractor systems engineer providing Science and Technology (S&T) management and operational support to the PEO Soldier Engineering Directorate.  The position will focus on maturing our linkage and alignment of S&T efforts to the PEO Soldier acquisition programs and products.  A demonstrated knowledge of the Army’s S&T processes is crucial. Additional work will be in support of our Close Combat Integration Enterprise (CCIE) initiatives for the Cross Functional Teams (CFT) and the DEVCOM labs/centers within the Army Futures Command (AFC).   

Announcement Date:  Immediate

Employment Type:  Full Time

Base Location:  Ft Belvoir, VA

Travel Percentage:  Domestic travel on a semi-annual basis may be required

Security Clearance:  SECRET

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Exercise oversight of and support for PEO Soldier participation in CCIE related S&T activities and processes among other CCIE organizations.  
  • Support development and subsequent improvement of management process and tools which link and align the PEO Soldier PM S&T project portfolios into a CCIE technology road map.
  • Coordinate identification, validation and publication of PEO Soldier technology shortfalls, as well as timely production of PEO Soldier technology agreements with DEVCOM S&T organizations.
  • Participate in S&T project in process reviews for critical program technology elements, providing an independent assessment of programmatic risks and risk mitigation strategies to the Engineering Director.
  • Active engagement and coordination with other CCIE elements within Army S&T labs/centers, Combat Capabilities Development Commands (CCDC), CFTs, AFC, the medical community, Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC), ASA(ALT), sister services and Other Government Agencies (OGAs).

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, Education, Experience, Certifications & Qualifications

  • Recent experience within Department of Army S&T organization (Desired)
  • Systems Engineering experience (Desired)
  • Ability to network both internally and externally within the Close Combat Integration Enterprise (Desired)
  • Demonstrated strong communications skills, both oral and written
  • Demonstrated ability to work under general direction often under short time suspenses (Desired)
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Required) and use of relational databases (Desired)
  • Lean Six Sigma or other Continuous Process Improvement training (Desired)


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