Job Overview

Summary

About the Agency

Department of Defense (DoD)
Missile Defense Agency

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This position will be filled as an NH-03, Medium with a starting range of $71,025 - $98,629 (includes 14.37% locality), unless statutory or regulatory rules prevail.

Mission Statement
-Do you enjoy challenges and seek opportunities?
-Are identifying problems, analyzing facts, and making recommendations some of your strong suits?
-Would you like to obtain the rare opportunity to participate in some of the greatest technological achievements developed?
-Would you like to serve your country and defend freedom in one of the most critical efforts in history?

If you answered yes, then this job is for you!  The Missile Defense Agency's mission is to develop an integrated layered Ballistic Missile Defense System to defend the United States, its deployed forces, allies and friends.  We are seeking prepared, talented, and motivated Analysts who seek challenges and opportunities.  You will earn a competitive salary and enjoy outstanding benefits while working alongside some of the brightest, most motivated thinkers of our time.

In this position, you will act as a General Engineer required to provide advanced support and assistance for weapons systems engineering for the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) at the system, element, and/or component level in key specialty areas.  You will develop mathematical models, processes, techniques, and procedures to create new or substantially improved methods or products.

This position is located within the Missile Defense Agency, Sensor & Laser Technology Program Office (DEM-DVL).


The position(s) covered by this vacancy announcement is in the Department of Defense (DoD) Acquisition Workforce Personnel Demonstration Project (AcqDemo).  For more information please see: http://www.acq.osd.mil/dpap/sitemap.html

This position is being filled under the Acquisition Expedited Hiring Authority (EHA) using OPM's Direct Hire Authority.

WHO MAY BE CONSIDERED: This announcement is open to: All U.S. Citizens

Duties

As a General Engineer you will be responsible for the following duties:

  • Define and resolve complex problems which cross organizational boundaries.
  • Assist in solving broad organizational issues.
  • Ensure a cooperative environment.
  • Participate in the organizational interactions with customers.
  •  Work with customers to resolve problems.
  • Communicate orally and in writing in a clear/concise manner.
  •  Prepare and deliver presentations.

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • As Mission Requires

Relocation Authorized

  • Yes
  • Permanent Change of Station is Authorized