Cosmic Advanced Engineered Solutions, Inc. designs high-performance signal processing and space-related solutions for counter-space, special operations, cyber, and other space system missions. Cosmic AES has a proven record of fielding systems and prototypes quickly to help warfighters stay ahead of emerging threats. A woman-owned, small-business engineering firm, Cosmic AES has the background to understand operators' needs and the engineering skills to meet those needs quickly, affordably, and to the highest technical standards.
Duties include, but not limited to:
+ Develop, monitor and maintain a System Engineering Management Plan
+ Conduct reviews on program portfolio to evaluate and/or recommend alternative plans, improve systems engineering programs/processes, manage/sustain program technical baseline, and design/perform system level tests to assure that subsystems and system performance is achieved in accordance with approved specifications
+ Perform program reviews to evaluate alternative proposed plans, systems engineering programs, design and test results to assure that subsystem and system performance is achieved in accordance with program specifications
+ Execute technical trade studies and assessments
+ Prepare technical documents which define, specify, and recommend system/subsystem characteristics. Prepares management reports and conducts technical presentations for planning, implementation and corrective action using application of engineering economy principles
+ Perform validation of systems, including development of criteria and procedures. Analyze and/or evaluate results of major engineering systems
+ Provide system/program engineering, technical support and technical training to support programs/initiatives, including but not limited to: acquisition, development, integration, sustainment, continued evolution, deployment/fielding and installation, and operations oversight.
+ Provide engineering support services and inputs to program and project risk management activities in compliance with AF SEAM processes
+ Provide engineering support to conduct formal trade studies based on engineering performance, effectiveness, cost-effectiveness, cost performance, life-cycle cost, producibility, reliability, maintainability, risk, and schedule.
+ Provide technical recommendation support services, including reviews, studies, audits, evaluations and analyses, scientific and procedural guidance, documentation, technical analysis, and support of associated engineering IPTs.
+ Provide proposal analysis support services that compare and quantify proposed systems, components, approaches for technical feasibility, compatibility, and cost-effectiveness
+ Provide concepts and requirements analyses support services including, but not limited to, reviewing and analyzing:
+ Initial Capabilities Documents (ICDs),
+ Capability Development Documents (CDDs),
+ Capability Production Documents (CPDs),
+ Analysis of Alternatives (AoAs),
+ Military Utility Assessments (MUAs),
+ Concepts of Operation (CONOPs),
+ Technology Development Strategies,
+ FCAs/PCAs, and
+ Technology Standards Profiles
+ Review and analyze system concepts and user requirements that have been approved and entered into a system requirements baseline (functional, allocated, and product)
+ Perform Deficiency and Fault Resolution
+ Valid DOD Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility
+ Possesses the advanced knowledge, experience and recognized the ability to be considered an expert in their technical/professional field.
+ Possess the ability to perform tasks and oversee the efforts of junior and mid-level personnel within the technical/professional discipline.
+ Demonstrate advanced knowledge of their technical/professional discipline as well as possess a comprehensive understanding and ability to apply associated standards, procedures, and practices in their area of expertise.