Software Engineer (Systems Engineering Security I) - Sponsored Program

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Position Title:

Software Engineer (Systems Engineering Security 1)

Regular or Contingent II:

Contingent II (more than 6 mos)



Salary Range:

$82,121 - $82,121

Open Date:


Open Until Filled:


Duties and Responsibilities :

The candidate will work with a team of engineers on Systems Engineering Security Documents Review and Security Engineering Support for Ground Segment Project. Core duties include:

  • Support the Ground Security Manager and Ground Project Contracting Officer’s Representative (COR) on the development of the Ground System Security Requirements (GSSR).
  • Participate in status review meetings, telecons, and development meetings on a GSSR with the Ground Project SEIT representative, COR and the JPSS Program System Engineer.
  • Support the modification of the DOORS elements of the GSSR and related configuration management/change tracking activities.
  • Review and update the front matter of the System Engineering Security documents such as the GSSR.
  • Identify latest versions of the Applicable documents. Determine if additional applicable or reference documents are needed.
  • Document changes needed to update the GSSR to comply with the most recent versions of NIST SP800-53, the applicable documents, and the current and proposed tailoring for NOAA 5042.
  • Review and update all requirement table fields.
  • Prepare and submit update CCR.
  • Prepare a summary of the changes to the document and impacts to current Common Ground System.
  • With customer, related documents impacted by the change to the Program document, and prepare CCR’s.
  • Disposition of CCR comments.
  • Other duties as required.


A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, other engineering or technical discipline required.


A minimum of (1) one year experience with Spacecraft Operations and Ground systems engineering required. Knowledge of system engineering and integration tools. Ability to interact with distributed team members and different corporate culture.

Knowledge Skills and Abilities :

- Strong troubleshooting skills- Must be able to pass Government background investigation.- MS Office skills

Conditions of Employment :

Please be advised, COVID-19 vaccinations are encouraged but not required for faculty and staff to be employed at Bowie State University. This protocol is subject to change.

Other :

Non-Union position.

BSU offers a generous benefits package, which includes vacation days, holidays, and sick days; comprehensive health insurance and tuition remission.

For best consideration please apply by October 26, 2022.

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Bowie State University, a member of the University System of Maryland (USM), is a regional, comprehensive, and historically black university. The University offers an array of baccalaureate and masters degree programs and a doctorate in education. Located between Washington, DC and Baltimore, the University includes a diverse faculty and student population.

Founded in 1865, Bowie State is the oldest Historically Black College/University in Maryland and one of the ten oldest in the country. It is also a diverse university whose 5,400 students, along with faculty and staff, come from many ethnic backgrounds. The University boasts a pastoral campus that is both serene and beautiful. With seven residence halls, the University is a hub of 24/7 undergraduate life, yet it also offers convenient evening classes and online courses to serve employed professionals seeking to move ahead in their vocations.

Bowie State upholds the System’s mission of providing high-caliber, accessible, and affordable educational opportunities. In addition to its 25 undergraduate majors, Bowie State offers 30 master's, doctoral, and advanced certification programs. Its advanced research facilities include one of the world's 100 most powerful supercomputers and a satellite operations control center managed in conjunction with NASA

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