Systems Engineer

Job Locations MD-Hanover
Work Region
Hidden (18027)
TS/SCI Eligibility

Position Summary

MAG Aerospace is seeking an experienced System Engineer who will provide support to the Product Manager Information Warfare Cyber Infrastructure with understanding and guidance with the engineering process for a complex software intensive Program.


This is an opportunity to be involved in the newly formed PM Cyber & Space and be a part of the rapidly growing Cyber Infrastructure Product Office responsible for key capabilities within the offensive cyber operations world.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. 

  • Understands, guides, and executes systems engineering processes
  • Collaborates with stakeholders and contractors to accomplish technical activities applicable to development and integration of software capabilities.
  • Participates in the development and implementation of system engineering strategies.
  • Reviews and assesses developmental contractor deliverables to ensure compliance with government-provided regulations and standards.
  • Participates in government oversight of contractor engineering activities, to include as a supporting team member in agile development paradigm activities within the Software Agile Framework (SAFe).
  • Generates recommendations to the government regarding system engineering, planning, requirements prioritization, design, and system integration.
  • Provides integrated, multi-disciplinary solution recommendations for resolution of technical problems.
  • Other duties may be assigned.


Minimum Requirements


Knowledge and Skills 

  • Experience with Agile methodologies such as Scaled Agile Framework
  • Experience with Atlassian Tools (Jira and Confluence)
  • Excellent communications skills including the ability to generate focused technical documentation on complex topics
  • Must be able to work in a team environment and execute tasks on-quality and on-time 


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or other technical discipline; 4 years related experience may be considered in lieu of a degree in addition to required years of experience.  


  • TS with SCI eligibility


  • Minimum 8 years of direct experience with system engineering
  • Minimum 5 years of experience with DoD 5000 acquisition lifecycle processes
  • Minimum 3 years of experience with software development 

Other Qualifications

  • Ability to travel 30%
  • Ability to work in an office/lab environments


Special Note

The position is contingent upon candidate’s ability to meet physical and medical requirements as needed by the position; including compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local jurisdictional requirements.

Government or customer site-specific requirements may include, but are not limited to, proof of full COVID-19 vaccination status, except in circumstances where a candidate is legally entitled to an accommodation.

Company Policy


MAG Aerospace (MAG) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to Diversity and Inclusion. We encourage diverse candidates to apply to our positions.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.
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