Camber Corporation Systems Engineer - 15936 in Edgewood, Maryland


Systems Engineer


  • The selected applicants will be subject to a security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

  • Current Secret security clearance.

  • Master's degree in Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, Engineering Management, or a related discipline, as well as ten (10) years of general experience and six (6) years of relevant experience.

  • A bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, Engineering Management, or a related discipline, as well as twelve (12) years of general experience and eight (8) years of relevant experience may be considered in lieu of a master's degree.

Preferred qualifications:

  • DAU Level III certification in Engineering or Production, Quality and Manufacturing or the civilian equivalent

  • Active secret clearance


  • Provide program and strategic planning necessary for major milestone acquisition programs, including development of sustainment strategies and project plans.

  • Serve as functional area (e.g., Program Manager, T&E, Systems Engineering, Operational Test Agency, etc.) IPT coordinator for all programs of record to ensure major milestone decision data is being developed, approved, tracked, and archived. Specific duties include:

  • Plan: draft agendas and prepare support resources

  • Conduct: facilitate the meeting and present breifings

  • Document: draft meeting minutes and track action items

  • Follow-up: facilitate flow of information to leadership and higher headquarters (e.g., JPEO-CBD, JRO, DOT&E, etc)

  • Coordinate and conduct analyses and assessments, collecting and providing input to physical programs’ Needs and Priorities Capability Gap Assessments.

  • Evaluate analytical instrumentation software for interoperability and common data formats.

  • Serve as the point of contact and contract lead for the Common Analytical Component Test contract.

  • Serve as the lead software systems engineer, managing the SIL being used to evaluate potential CBRN equipment for the CALS variants.

  • Provide subject matter expertise to identify and resolve issues, and make sound and timely recommendations to facilitate decision making for analytical component evaluation of the CALS.

  • Evaluate the practicality of potential CALS analytical equipment modules proposed.

  • Perform evaluations of CBRN equipment combinations proposed as CALS variants and prepare white papers and position papers to explain the pros and cons of each combination.

  • Review draft design concepts for networking and data management for the CALS.

  • Provide engineering and acquisition support for Mobile Laboratory Systems, to include developing system requirements, acquisition documents, an APB schedule, WBS elements, and briefings.

  • Prepare draft technical and performance specifications for Mobile Lab Team contracts.

  • Conduct stakeholder and user meetings in support of the Mobile Laboratory Systems program.

  • Evaluate the performance of components being used on fielded Mobile Lab Team equipment.

  • Support planning for continued development of the CBRNE Unmanned Ground Vehicle to the Rapid Area Sensitive Site Reconnaissance ATD for the 20th Support Command and NGB by providing technical expertise to facilitate decision making.

  • Represent JPdM Consequence Management on DODAF view development and review architecture views for completeness and applicability in support of architecture development.

  • Plan and execute the annual CBRNE COTS Modernization Process with all stakeholders.

  • Coordinate, attend, and facilitate the total package fielding of CBRNE COTS equipment for the NGB CBRNE Dismounted Reconnaissance capability.

  • Participate in stakeholder technical working group meetings (e.g., NGB CST, SOCOM CBRNE, ARNORTH DCRF/C2CRE, USMC CBIRF CBRNE, etc.).Participation in these meetings shall consist of scheduling the meeting, preparing the agenda, conducting the briefing, identifying and resolving issues, making sound and timely recommendations to facilitate decision making, preparing meeting minutes, and providing follow-up actions.

  • Execute training and the procurement and fielding of equipment for the NGB CST, SOCOM CBRNE, ARNORTH DCRF/C2CRE, and USMC CBIRF CBRNE working groups.

  • Evaluate user requirements based on the draft and/or final CDD.

  • Draft reporting requirements for technical data packages at various levels for new contracts.

  • Prepare PWSs, market research reports, and ICEs in support of contract awards.

  • Evaluate requirements provided by users and other stakeholders for practicality.

  • Schedule and coordinate the review of each document package required for the next major milestone (e.g., LCMP, SEP, TES, TEMP, etc.).

  • Coordinate programmatic schedules and provide requirements for equipment deliverables.

  • Provide technical briefings and reports concerning risk identification and mitigation strategies.

  • Coordinate and conduct project meetings (i.e., Joint User Working Group and IPTs) with all stakeholders.

  • Troubleshoot failing components on existing fielded equipment and propose equivalencies.

About Us

Camber is now part of the Integrated Mission Solutions Group of Huntington Ingalls Industries Technical Solutions Division.

Camber Corporation employs a diverse mix of skilled professionals who apply their knowledge and experience to creating innovative new solutions for a variety of Government, commercial, and international customers.

Founded as an 8(a) company in 1990, Camber Corporation’s management had the entrepreneurial vision to recognize how existing and emerging technologies could help solve long-standing as well as newly identified problems in the public sector market.

Camber’s initial success with our first customers brought additional work resulting in the hiring of energetic and creative new employees. Within five years, Camber was named to Inc. ’s list of fastest growing companies in the United States (1995, 1996) specializing in: Aviation Sensors and Simulations; Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and Explosives (CBRNE) research and development; training and logistical support; project management using Earned Value Management Systems (EVMS); training; and information technology support.

Camber graduated from its 8(a) status in 1998 and has continued to add highly specialized capabilities to its portfolio of services to include: Agile Software Engineering & IT; All Hazards; Modeling, Simulation and Training; Unmanned Systems, Intelligence Analysis and Operations; and Engineering and Management. We are accredited in national and international standards, including ISO 9001:2008, ISO 20000, and CMMI ML-3, and use these standards to ensure our services and products are consistent and of the highest quality.

Camber Corporation is headquartered in Huntsville, AL with a major workforce concentration in the Washington D.C. / National Capital Region and other locations in the U.S., Europe, the Middle East and Asia.

Camber Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer EOE/AA Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled