Bechtel Corporation Senior Systems Engineer, Engineering Services (212395) in Reston, Virginia

  • Requisition ID: 212395

  • Position Title: Senior Systems Engineer, Engineering Services (212395)

  • Project: WTP

  • Location: Reston, VA

  • Relocation Authorized: None

  • Must be a US citizen

  • Other Requirements: Pre-employment drug screen, background check

Position Scope:

You will be working as part of the NS&E Engineering Services team developing requirements documents, proposals, and providing project support. You will be developing the functional analysis, system/facility descriptions, test acceptance criteria, requirements documents, configuration management plans, technical reports, value engineering studies, and linking requirements using requirement management software programs. The ideal candidate will have solid experience throughout all phases of system design, and will be capable of interfacing with design engineers in the validation and verification of requirements throughout the entire project life-cycle (e.g. conceptual design through facility operation). You will be interfacing and coordinating with other engineering disciplines and the client in the development of the design.

Position Responsibilities:

  • The primary role of the Systems Engineer to plan, schedule, conduct, and coordinate detailed phases of engineering work for a global business unit usually in one discipline in a project or staff group.

  • Must have ability to work independently, use engineering judgment, and devise new approaches to solving problems.

  • Perform work that involves conventional engineering practice but may include complex features such as resolving conflicting design requirements, unsuitability of conventional materials and/or difficult coordination requirements.

  • Perform work using Bechtel Standard Application Programs (BSAPs) and appropriate requirements management tracking tools.

  • Other duties include preparation of functional analysis, facility/system design documents, design criteria, and other project requirement documents.

  • Researches and documents system operations and limits form the review of design and basic documents and from discussions with system designers.

  • Performs value engineering and trade studies and technical reports

  • Establishes means of verifying requirement implementation, including acceptance criteria.

  • Supports system-level design verification, requirements verification, test requirements specification, and requirements flow-down and traceability.

  • Performs impact analyses for proposed requirement changes.

  • Performs periodic assessments to validate implementation and traceability of requirements into design.

  • Coordinates and facilitates technical discussions to resolve system design issues.

  • Potential deployment to project sites to fill short term needs.

  • Support the creation of a work environment that fosters openness, trust, communication, teamwork, empowerment, innovation, and satisfaction.

Basic Qualifications:

  • BS degree in Systems Engineering or a related engineering field (e.g. Mechanical, Chemical, Industrial, or Nuclear Engineering) from an accredited university or college with 6 years of related experience.

  • Must be a U.S. citizen.

  • Must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance for DOD related work.

  • Must be able to complete a pre-employment drug screen and a background check for DOE/DOD security clearance.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Understanding of construction roles, practices, and economics.

  • Practical work experience in system design.

  • Practical work experience in facility design.

  • Knowledge of industry and regulatory guides, codes, and standards.

  • Possess an awareness of environmental and nuclear regulations and their influence on design.

  • Experience facilitating multi-discipline meetings to resolve technical and related requirements compliance issues.

  • Knowledge of engineering planning and control methods including computerized methods.

  • Strong verbal and written communications skills.

  • Proficient in use of Microsoft Office products (i.e., Word, PowerPoint, Excel).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous AE and EPC experience

  • Knowledge of Bechtel Corporate guides and standards

  • Experience with requirement tracking applications, such as Innoslate and IBM Rationale ® DOORS

  • Experience with / knowledge of MIL standards.

  • Experience with / knowledge of the UFGS specification format.

  • Professional Engineering Licensure (PE)

  • International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE) Certification

  • Possess an understanding of Systems Engineering principles and methods, requirements management principles, and methods.

  • Experience with systems engineering on DOE or DOD projects.

  • Experience working with requirements management databases.

Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is among the most respected engineering, project management, and construction companies in the world. We stand apart for our ability to get the job done right—no matter how big, how complex, or how remote. Bechtel operates through four global business units that specialize in infrastructure; mining and metals; nuclear, security and environmental; and oil, gas, and chemicals. Since its founding in 1898, Bechtel has worked on more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents. Today, our 53,000 colleagues team with customers, partners, and suppliers on diverse projects in nearly 40 countries.

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.