Fuse Engineering

  • System Engineer (T)

    Job Locations US-MD-Ft. Meade
    Job ID
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    • Support near-term targeting modernization efforts and system engineering activities to define targeting SIGINT information needs, assess the most appropriate platforms of the SIGINT process chair to acquire information to satisfy the information request, and ensure SIGINT and Targeting tradecraft conformance
    • Develop and document new targeting strategies and mission processes to improve targeting and secure data sharing, supported by technical diagrams, process and workflow descriptions, and technical documentation
    • Support implementation of new processes across mission stakeholders
    • Assess targeting deficiencies and develop remediation approaches and plans
    • Define near term improvements for remodeling targeting tools for greater compliance fidelity
    • Help define and implement modernization plans and activities to migrate targeting mission from legacy to modernized systems
    • Plan, coordinate and participate in partner/stakeholder coordination meetings related to targeting tradecraft, modernization activities, risks, and requirements Track and assist with documentation to support Targeting related Tier 1 CNC threads
    • Define and track targeting requirements for compliance and mission systems
    • Document and track targeting risks and issues
    • Develop and maintain project plans and milestone tracking for targeting projects; propose tasks to support efficiency, modernization or advancement of targeting objectives; provide estimates of scope and timelines for targeting tasks; document and communicate targeting project status effectively to a wide range of stakeholders
    • Develop, sustain and manage SharePoint and Confluence content, and manage other communications mediums used to convey status, metrics and socialization of targeting activities
    • Author technical documentation to support targeting modernization initiatives, to include CONOPs, strategy documents, business plans, technology/modernization roadmaps, transition plans
    • Define and document Standard Operating Procedures, User Guides and Mission Processes in support of targeting remediation activities
    • Create and maintain project documentation, presentations, tracking, tasking etc. in Microsoft Word, Visio, SharePoint, Excel and PowerPoint
    • Provide estimates of scope and timelines for engineering tasks and artifacts to team leads and customers


    A TS/SCI security clearance with polygraph.


    • Strong understanding of the SIGINT lifecycle
    • Experience in developing CONOPs, capability level, functional, interface, and data dictionary requirements
    • Experience in defining and modeling business processes and workflows and identifying mechanisms and approaches for process improvement and/or automation
    • Minimum 1 year of experience in developing and managing project plans, milestones and schedules, using MS Project or similar industry standard tool
    • Experience and strong user level competence in the use of Microsoft Visio, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
    • Experience with or knowledge of SIGINT legal compliance policies and collection authorities
    • Experience with or knowledge of targeting, data flow or related mission systems
    • Knowledge of or experience working with SIGINT targeting, collection management capabilities or related mission systems
    • Basic understanding of metadata tagging, ‘smart data’ as it relates to cloud related technologies
    • Working knowledge or experience with SharePoint and Atlassian suite products (especially Confluence and Jira)
    • Understanding of or experience working with external IC or foreign partners in a SIGINT environment
    • Knowledge of general distributed processing methodology, cloud based architectures and technology, and organizational development and design


    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed