General Engineer Job

Vacancy No. Department National Nuclear Security Administration
Salary $79,720.00 to $126,958.00 Grade 03 to 03
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 9/14/2017 Close Date 9/28/2017
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Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)


  • Open & closing dates

    09/14/2017 to 09/28/2017

  • Salary

    $79,720 to $126,958 per year

  • Pay scale & grade

    EN 03

  • Work schedule

    Full-Time - Full-Time - Excepted Service

  • Appointment type



4 vacancies in the following locations:

Relocation expenses reimbursed


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  • Duties



    The successful candidate in this position will serve as a General Engineer who will serve as a Systems Engineer, contributing technical and analytical support, as a member of a systems engineering team, to senior management officials and program managers in the Office of Defense Programs.

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    As a General Engineer, you will:

    • Serves as a systems engineer who applies fundamental systems engineering principles and methods to contribute toward office requirements management and risk management functions.
    • Supports integration and management requirements by contributing toward the identification and development of high level Defense Program requirements and by interfacing with stakeholders and program organizations.
    • Works with more experienced systems engineers in the performance of duties encompassing all phases of weapons activities including planning, research and development, design and production engineering, testing and deployment.
    • Participates substantially on studies and analyses to support near term architecture level issues, performs enterprise level sensitivity and reliability analyses and cost benefits analyses, and performs trades and technology assessments to support long term planning and strategic direction and technology investments.
    • Works with the Program Managers on assigned projects to implement systems engineering principles and functions.
    • Ensures that requirements are traceable and verifiable from development to execution.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - This position requires travel outside of the duty station 25% of the time.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    All U.S. Citizens

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

  • Job family (Series)

    0801 General Engineering

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