Systems Project Engineer - PNT in Warren, MI at DCS

Date Posted: 6/7/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Systems Project Engineer - PNT will provide program management assistance and support to the Program Executive Office (PEO) for Combat Support and Combat Service Support (CS&CSS) in the area of position, navigation, and timing (PNT).  The Project Engineer will interface with a variety of ground vehicle project management offices and C4ISR system project management offices planning and coordinating future platform technology updates.

Essential Job Functions:

Work with various project management offices in order to evaluate and synchronize program acquisition schedules, costs and other requirements pertaining to PNT integration

Assist in adjudicating PNT programmatic issues for the PEO CS&CSS portfolio

Represent our Army customer while coordinating and interacting with PEOs/PMs, ASA(ALT), G-3/5/7, ATEC, TCM and other organizations within and outside of the PEO CS&CSS portfolio

Assist in ensuring Army PNT requirements are integrated across the PEO CS&CSS portfolio

Assist in developing and presenting regular status briefs to Army Project Manager Offices and to Program Executive Offices

Perform project management duties and create related documents to support these efforts

Serve as assistant advisor to the lead for the integration of current and future Army and Joint communications and network technologies

Required Skills:

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required

Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering plus a minimum of 7 years of experience

Experience with Army C4 equipment

Project management experience

Self-starter with the ability to work without direct supervision

Ability to daily provide high quality support and customer service to the Government customer in a high visibility position

Excellent written and verbal communications skills

Strong interpersonal abilities, including ability to tactfully negotiate resolution to competing programmatic demands and requirements

A strong customer service mentality

Comfortable with MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Project

Travel as required

Desired Skills:

Electrical, computer, and/or systems engineering experience on DoD ground combat vehicles and/or DoD C4ISR/PNT systems

Experience working with CCDC GVSC, PEO CS&CSS, PEO C3T and/or related PM offices within the Army Futures Command or Army Materiel Command

Understanding of the Army acquisition process

Experience with in-vehicle data networks

Experience with U.S. DoD communications equipment