McLean, VA

End-to-End Systems Engineer

As an End-to-End Systems Engineer, you will leverage and advance your systems engineering expertise to provide support across a variety of system development lifecycles. Starting with the initial step of capturing current state – you will contribute to the design, implementation, and integration of enterprise systems and system-of-systems for federal agencies.

Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting government leaders in defining the context, problem space and vision to determine capabilities, priorities, road maps, and technology needs that will help make the world a safer place.
  • Supporting requirements management and analysis, interface management, architecture development and test and evaluation processes.
  • Modeling architectures of complex, high-tech systems using standards-based languages to address government and citizen capability needs.
  • Conducting qualitative and quantitative systems engineering analyses that can be translated into actionable recommendations for federal agencies.
  • Building proficiency in, and applying, systems thinking skills (eliciting and representing mental models; looking for interdependencies and different perspectives; modeling, illustrating, and predicting system behavior) to drive a holistic approach to systems development.
  • Developing and instantiating modern systems engineering practices to help drive engineering transformation and innovation within a wide variety of federal agencies.

Requirements / must have for consideration:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics or relevant technical discipline and 2+ years of related work experience.
  • Must be a US citizen capable of obtaining and maintain a DoD clearance.
  • 2 + years work experience must include:
    • Documented success applying systems thinking to complex system development or citizen-service delivery challenges
    • Experience in management and traceability of requirements and relevant model/architecture artifacts.
    • Hands on proficiency using Systems Engineering tools such as: MagicDraw, Cameo Enterprise Architecture, Rhapsody, Stella, iThink, Anylogic, Systemitool, etc

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Have, or in pursuit of, a Master’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics or relevant technical discipline
  • Experience working with Government preferred, but experience working on transformational projects in other complex environments may be considered.
  • Candidates holding current / active US Government security clearance(s) are highly preferred.


MITRE’s mission-driven teams are dedicated to solving problems for a safer world. Through our public-private partnerships and federally funded R&D centers, we work across government and in partnership with industry to tackle challenges to the safety, stability, and well-being of our nation.