CACI International System Engineer/ Project Engineer - TS/SCI Required in Austin, Texas

Job Description

Ticom Geomatics, a CACI Company, delivers industry leading Signals Intelligence exploitation and Electronic Warfare (SIGINT/EW) products that enable our nation’s tactical warfighters to effectively utilize distributed grids of networked sensors, assets, and platforms to perform a variety of critical national security driven missions.

We are looking for talented, passionate Engineers, Scientists, and Developers who are excited about using state of the art technologies to build user-centric products with a profound impact to the US defense and intelligence community. We are seeking to grow our highly capable engineering teams to build the best products in the world. The successful candidate is an individual who is never satisfied with continuing with the status quo just because “it’s the way things have always been done”.

What You'll Get to Do:

As a Systems Engineer, you will be responsible for engaging in design, development, test and delivery of our products in support of our Program Management lead. You will be working within multi-disciplinary hardware, software, integration, and data analysis/collection teams who are creating systems in support of the Department of Defense and other Intelligence Community agencies. You will translate customer requirements into technical requirements and specifications while coordinating our cross-functional development team to ensure we continue to deliver timely and impactful products to our customers, participating in field test events as necessary.

Offices for this opportunity are in Austin, TX. For those outside of the Austin, TX area, relocation assistance may be considered on a case by case basis.

More About the Role:

  • Work closely with Program and Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) to ensure execution of near and long term technical objectives

  • Work with and lead coordination of multidisciplinary technical teams

  • Support technical content of white paper and proposal development

  • Lead technical execution of 3-4 small to mid-sized enterprise projects ($200k-1M). This includes defining and tracking activities ranging from systems engineering, software/hardware development, test/QA and final deployment on customer platforms

  • Owns cost-schedule-performance

  • Manages risks, identifies issues and develops mitigation plans

  • Support Program Manager in with technical expertise in presentations to Customers

  • Develops and/or gathers information to generate technical documents, and reports necessary for Contract Delivery

  • Ability to produce/author derived system requirements and system specifications from High Level Requirements

  • Perform trade-offs and develop Course(s) of Action (COAs) using existing constraints/guidelines

Required Qualifications:

  • B.S in an engineering discipline with preference in Electrical Engineering

  • Minimum of 7 years of experience in RF Systems, SIGINT and COMINT engineering solutions

  • Strong understanding in the following areas:

    -- Time/Frequency Difference of Arrival (T/FDOA) solutions

    -- Understanding of RF engineering principles, time delay measurements, multi-path, etc.

    -- Familiarity with fundamental concepts in Digital Signal Processing

    -- Cross Domain Solutions

    -- Processing Exploitation and Dissemination (PED)

    -- GPS and timing systems

  • Self-starter, pro-active and results and action oriented

  • This position requires that the candidate perform all the necessary tasks and is not about delegating the work

  • Able to perform as Project Technical lead with minimum supervision

  • Able to own the work assigned and operate as a role model with emphasis on teamwork

  • Can use engineering lab equipment, test tools and be willing learn from senior subject matter experts

  • Perform system calibration per clearly articulated process and guidelines provided by customer

  • Organized - can communicate with multiple govt. agencies/customers to co-ordinate travel plans with detailed logistics and planning for pre-site co-ordination

  • Execute per contract guidelines

  • Ensure all deliverables are met and delivered on time and on budget that includes detailed travel trip reports

  • Lead technical teams and direct reports; provide guidance, provide mentorship as necessary

  • Ability to interface and with senior government customers (technical and non-technical) without supervision

  • Ideal candidate will have fantastic listening skills, be self-aware and a high emotional intelligence

  • Able to generate polished and distilled briefings and provide status updates briefings as necessary

  • Able to take customer requirements and produce tangible products (CONOPs, System Requirements, recommended solutions/system enhancements) as necessary

  • Strong business acumen

  • Can look for gaps in existing solutions and be able to come up with tangible and achievable recommended solutions and strategies with decision makers to help grow business with value add solutions or system enhancements

  • Can assess potential new work and generate Rough Order of Magnitude (ROMs) and be able to generate proposal costing and technical volumes upon receipt of RFP

  • This position may require travel of up to 40% to various CONUS and OCONUS sites

  • This position requires an active TS/SCI clearance

What We Can Offer You:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

Ticom Geomatics (TGI) is a subsidiary of CACI International, Inc. in Austin, Texas with 200 employees.” We’ve recently been named by Austin American Statesman as one of the Top Places to Work in Austin. We are an industry leader in interoperable, mission-ready Time and Frequency Difference of Arrival (T/FDOA) Precision Geolocation systems and produce diverse portfolio of Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) products spanning small lightweight sensors, rack-mounted deployments, cloud-based solutions which are deployed across the world. The commitment of our employees to "Engineering Results" is the catalyst that has propelled TGI to becoming a leader in software development, R&D, sensor development, and signal processing. Our engineering teams are highly adept at solving complex problems with the application of leading-edge technology solutions.

Our work environment is highly focused yet casual with flexible schedules that enable each of our team members to achieve the work life balance that works for them. We provide highly competitive benefits package including a generous 401(k) contribution and Paid Time Off (PTO) policy. See additional positions at:

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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.