Mission Engineering activities currently span a wide range of technical communities (from established program offices to early science and technology (S&T) investigations) and include varying levels of operational support, including some travel to NAVY bases, involvement in fleet exercises, Wargames, and building mission architecture.
The Mission Systems Architect provides a detailed System of Systems architecture to help inform greater NAVY acquisition decisions, and model behaviors and effects of NAVY Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures (TTPs) during training exercises.
- A Department of Defense Secret security clearance is preferred.
- Understanding of M&S concepts or ability to run M&S tools.
- Knowledge of architecture languages including Systems Modeling Language (SysML) and frameworks such as DODAF to include Operational Views (OV), System Views (SV), and Capability Views (CV).
- Ability to manipulate data including spreadsheets and use of programming macros.
- Knowledge of Systems Engineering processes and procedures.
- Knowledge of Systems Architecture and System of Systems concepts.
- Ability to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
- Ability to communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language.
- General understanding of MBSE principles.
- Qualified experience in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint.)
- Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, at a senior level.
- 3 years experience with integrated architecture tools with a preference towards Cameo and MagicDraw.
- 3 years of experience with Systems Modeling Langue (SysML) disciplines and use-cases.
- Familiarity with Department of Defense Architecture Framework (DoDAF) and Unified Profile for DoDAF and MODAF (UPDM), or United Architecture Framework (UAF).
- Experience with the US NAVY and its systems.