The MITRE Corporation Lead BMDS Systems Analyst - McLean, VA in McLean, Virginia

Lead BMDS Systems Analyst - McLean, VA


MITRE’s Missile Defense Agency (MDA) Portfolio focuses on systems engineering, systems analysis, systems assessment, and the enabling sensor, communications, and information technologies. Join us and become a key contributor to resolve some of the most challenging problems of the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS).

As a MITRE Lead Systems Analyst, you will conduct analyses and assessments of the BMDS that inform program, budget, and fielding decisions of new capabilities or changes to configuration controlled hardware and software.Systems Analysts execute and develop modeling and simulation tools, perform data analysis, and apply analytical expertise to assess impacts on BMDS effectiveness in the areas of threat, sensors, battle management, communications systems, interceptor engagements, and kill vehicle performance.


The ideal candidate will have proven experience in:

  • Systems Engineering and Analysis

  • Operations Research

  • Missile Defense

  • Radar systems analysis and algorithm development

  • Modeling and Simulation

  • Analysis and trade study development to include reporting

  • Missile systems, radars, infrared and visible sensors, communication systems, command and control (C2), fire control, and/or space systems

Candidates must possess the ability to:

  • Clearly communicate complex ideas

  • Engage effectively with a wide range of audiences

  • Work independently and in a team environment

  • Collaborate with multiple stakeholders

  • Provide leadership and technical management of tasks

  • Effectively communicate FFRDC and MITRE roles to bring differentiated value to the task

  • Obtain and maintain a DoD secret clearance

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in an engineering, math, operations research, or other analytical discipline and fifteen years of experience

  • Candidate should possess the ability to be responsible for deliverables or parts of deliverables to customers

Job Systems Engineering

Primary Location United States-Virginia-McLean

This requisition requires a clearance of Top Secret

Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time

Job Posting Apr 16, 2018, 10:42:07 AM

Req ID: 00050021