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Chenega Corporation Systems Engineer - Journeyman in O'Fallon, Illinois


The Systems Engineer will Analyze user’s requirements, concepts of operations documents, and high level architectures to develop system requirements specifications


  • Analyze system requirements and leads design and development activities

  • Negotiates scope and resolves challenges via planning adjustments

  • Provides visibility into progress and impediments

  • Facilitates program level processes and execution

  • Facilitates problem-solving to manage risk, remove impediments, drive program-level continuous improvement, validate system characteristics, properties and behaviors, and enable early feedback

  • Guide users (product owners) in formulating requirements, advises alternative approaches, and conducts feasibility studies

  • Provide technical leadership for the integration of requirements, design and technology

  • Incorporate new plans, designs and systems into ongoing operations

  • Develop system architecture and system design documentation

  • Guide system development and implementation planning through assessment or preparation of system engineering management plans and system integration and test plans

  • Interact with the Government regarding Systems Engineering technical considerations and for associated problems, issues, or conflicts

  • Responsible for the technical integrity of work performed and deliverables associated with the System Engineering area of responsibility

  • Communicate with other program personnel, government, overseers, and senior executives

  • Other duties as assigned


  • Bachelors degree and 4 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 years of prior relevant experience.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to obtain TS/SCI Clearance

  • Ability to work independently and yet be effective within a team setting

  • Must be capable of managing multiple efforts with time related constraints in a fast-paced contracting environment

  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with diverse internal and external stakeholder groups and individuals

  • Friendly presence, helpful attitude, good interpersonal skills, and ability to work well with others.

  • Excellent skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, and other Office applications

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Applications, and experience working in a home office setting as well as the ability to train end users on frequently asked technical issues.

  • Ability to provide technical assistance and support over the phone; good phone skills, professional demeanor, previous customer service experience strongly desired.

  • Good problem-solving skills; ability to visualize a problem/situation and think abstractly to solve it