KBRwyle Junior Systems Engineer (DoD TS Clearance) in Patuxent, Maryland

Junior Systems Engineer (DoD TS Clearance)



KBRwyle is a global government services organization delivering full life cycle professional and technical services from over 60 U.S. and 40 international locations. Our core capabilities include logistics, engineering, science, cyber, intelligence and security services.


When you become part of the KBR team, your career opportunities are endless. We offer challenging assignments on some of the world's largest and most complex projects where our customers have come to value us, because they know, We Deliver!


Note: This position will be based at Naval Air Station Patuxent River.

Analyzes user’s requirements, concept of operations documents, and high level system architectures to develop system requirements specifications. Analyzes system requirements and leads design and development activities. Guides users in formulating requirements, advises alternative approaches, and conducts feasibility studies. Provides technical leadership for the integration of requirements, design, and technology. Incorporates new plans, designs and systems into ongoing operations.

Responsibilities include the following:

  • Develops technical documentation. Guides system development and implementation planning through assessment or preparation of system engineering management plans and system integration and test plans. Interacts with the Government regarding Systems Engineering technical considerations and for associated problems, issues or conflicts.

  • Communicates with other program personnel, government overseers, and senior executives.

  • Participates the development of system engineering documentation, such as System Engineering Plans, Initial Capabilities Documents, Requirements Specifications, and Interface Control Documents.

  • Allocates real-time process budgets and error budgets to systems and subsystem components.

  • Derives from the system requirements an understanding of stakeholder needs, functions that may be logically inferred and implied as essential to system effectiveness.

  • Derives lower-level requirements from higher-level allocated requirements that describe in detail the functions that a system component must fulfill, and ensure these requirements are complete, correct, unique, unambiguous, realizable, and verifiable.

  • Generates alternative system concepts, physical architectures, and design solutions.

  • Participates in establishing and gaining approval of the definition of a system or component under development (requirements, designs, interfaces, test procedures, etc.) that provides a common reference point for hardware and software developers.

  • Defines the methods, processes, and evaluation criteria by which the systems, subsystems and work products are verified against their requirements in a written plan.

  • Develop system design solutions that satisfies the system requirements and fulfills the functional analysis.

  • Develop derived requirements for Information Assurance Services (Confidentiality, Integrity, Non repudiation, and Availability); Basic Information Assurance Mechanisms (e.g., Identification, Authentication, Access Control, Accountability); and Security Mechanism Technology (Passwords, cryptography, discretionary access control, mandatory access control, hashing, key management, etc.)Review and provide input to program and contract work breakdown structure (WBS), work packages and the integrated master plan (IMP).


Required Qualifications:

  • 2 years of experience in developing and evolving enterprise information environments through the practical application of systems architecting and systems engineering best practices.

  • BS in a technical discipline such as, Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, or similar disciplines. An advanced degree can be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.

  • Clearance Requirement:US Citizen with existing Department of Defense (DoD) interim Top Secret clearance

Experience / Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:

  • Demonstrated application of multiple architecture frameworks, tools, and methodologies

  • Proficient is the use of systems modeling languages, methods, and tools

  • Experience building systems models, conducting analysis, and providing recommendations within a team environment on multiple projects

  • Experience in the practical application of systems architecting and model-based systems engineering (MBSE)

  • 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

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with architecture frameworks, such as DoDAF, UAF, and TOGAF, and related modeling profiles, such as Unified Profile for DoDAF and MODAF (UPDM)

  • Experience with large-scale systems architectures applicable to the training system domain


Competitive health, wellness & lifestyle benefits

Inclusive, flexible and supportive company culture

Ongoing training and development opportunities

LEARN MORE ABOUT KBRwyle: https://www.kbr.com/markets/government

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.


Job: Systems Engineering

Primary Location: US-US-MD-Patuxent

Req ID: 1071447