Position:  Systems Engineer
Location:  Colorado Springs, CO
Job Id:  1793-AS00032Vjb
# of Openings:  1

Systems Engineer
Engineer II
Schriever Air Force Base
Colorado Springs, CO
HX5 is an award-winning provider of technical services to clients such as NASA and the DoD.  Founded in 2004, HX5 is a fast-growing small business with over 500 employees located around the U.S.
HX5 is seeking a Systems Engineer to support the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) Mission Planning Element (MPE)/Mission Execution Element (MEE) on the Integrated Research and Development for Enterprise Solutions (IRES) contract at the Missile Defense Integration and Operations Center (MDIOC), Schriever AFB, CO. This person will ensure MDA users and tenant activities do not adversely affect the execution of ongoing tests and exercises. He / She will assist with gathering requirements from event customers and ensure overlapping event requirements are de-conflicted.
They will review forecasted engineering packages for anticipated work in order to identify schedule conflicts and collaborate extensively with activity owners and event customers to mitigate potential impacts. They will function as part of a cohesive team, responding to fast-paced changes from internal and external forces, and delivering a high-quality product on schedule. He / She will assist in development of event work products and participate in schedule gate reviews to ensure MDA/IC-provisioned systems and services will be available for upcoming events and real-world ballistic missile defense operations support. They will participate in MPE and MEE meetings in order to identify methodologies for expanding and evolving Event Management and provide quality event support to the customer.
Education and Skills:
  • BS Degree and 8 years general experience with 6 years of relevant experience.
  • 3 years of management or leadership experience.
  • Must be able to read and comprehend Department of Defense Architecture Framework (DoDAF) System View-2 (SV-2) event drawings, usually in Visio to ensure customer requirements are properly identified, incorporated, and displayed.
  • Must have working knowledge of Systems Engineering (INCOSE) best practices and documents used to identify and track event resources. The best practices will include Requirements Traceability Matrix (RTM) and Plan of Action and Milestones (POAM).
  • Must have familiarity with network topologies and how trace data flows between locations, BMC Remedy ticketing system in order to research break-fix tickets for potential impacts to events. This includes performing deep-dives into closed tickets to gather pertinent information regarding outages.
  • Must have familiarity with DISA circuits and network concepts.
  • Must be a strong team player and have strong interpersonal skills and communication skills.
  • Must be a US citizen.
  • Must have a Secret Clearance
- In-depth MDA knowledge organization and systems/networks.
- Certification in International Council on Systems Engineering/Associate of Systems Engineering Professionals (INCOSE ASEP), Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (Cisco CCENT), and Cisco Certified Technician (Cisco CCT).
HX5 offers a competitive salary and benefits package to include:
Medical/dental/vision insurance
401(k) plan with company match
Paid holidays
Accrued Paid Time Off
You are submitting your information for consideration to a position that is currently available under the Integrated Research & Development for Enterprise Solutions contract. If selected, your employment would be with HX5, but you may be contacted by one of our teammates on the contract.
HX5 is an Equal Opportunity and Drug Free Workplace Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
 ACCESSIBILITY NOTICE: If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process due to a physical or mental disability, please send an email to: employment@hxfive.com or call (850) 362-6551.

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