Saab, Inc has an exciting opportunity for a Systems Engineer to provide integral support to the FoFTS-Next program. You will support training and test events in support of USMC Force on Force and Training as A Service activity.
The United States Marine Corps (USMC) Force-on-Force Training Systems-Next (FoFTS-Next) program will provide the training tools needed to prepare Marines for any contingency, anywhere. Join our team as we assist the Marines in revolutionizing their force-on-force training methodology!
- Mastering the Saab Gamer software suite
- Supporting ongoing training and test events in various CONUS locations
- Liaising with Saab Test Team lead and customer training representatives to plan, schedule, set up and execute training events up to multi-Battalion level
- Maintaining ongoing operations operating multiple software and hardware platforms to support training and test objectives
- Conducting train-the-trainer activities to both internal and external personnel
Significant travel can be expected. Some locations will require the ability to operate in austere environments for extended periods of time.
Skills and Experience:
Ability to, and experience with, developing and delivering After Action Review materials, training materials and manuals, test plans and procedures are required
Experience operating as an FSR conducting daily training operations and distinct advantage
Military experience preferred
Significant experience in supporting Live Training and testing events both in the lab and in deployed locations is required
Must be a U.S. citizen. Applicants selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Saab is a federal government contractor and adheres to policies and programs necessary for sustaining drug-free workplaces. As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen.
Saab provides an excellent working environment offering professional growth opportunities, competitive wages, work-life balance, business-casual atmosphere and comprehensive benefits:
Medical, vision and dental insurance for employees and dependents
Paid time off including: minimum of 3 weeks vacation, 5 floating holidays, 8 designated holidays, parental leave, personal illness, bereavement, jury duty, long-term and short-term disability
401(k) with immediate vesting on employer match
Student loan assistance
Wellness account, Care.com subscription and employee assistance programs
Employee stock purchase program with employer match
Saab is a leading defense and security company with an enduring mission, to help nations keep their people and society safe. Empowered by its 18,000 talented people, Saab constantly pushes the boundaries of technology to create a safer, more sustainable and more equitable world. In the U.S., Saab delivers advanced technology and systems, supporting the U.S. Armed Forces and the Federal Aviation Administration, as well as international and commercial partners. Headquartered in Syracuse, New York, the company has business units and local employees in seven U.S. locations.
Saab is a company where we see diversity as an asset and offer unlimited opportunities for advancing in your career. We are also a company that respects each person’s needs and encourage employees to lead a balanced, rewarding life beyond work. Saab values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran, disability status, or any other federal, state, or locally protected category.