Systems Engineer C4ISR

Posted Date 3 days ago(9/23/2022 9:58 AM)
Requisition #
Security Clearance
Full Time
Portal Location : Location
US-CA-San Diego


Protecting our nation’s security requires the best and brightest minds our country has to offer.  Noblis MSD scientists, engineers, technical staff, analysts, and program managers identify and deploy new shipboard technologies, integrate information technology across shipboard platforms and shipboard systems, and develop computing and networking strategies to support the Warfighter.  Noblis MSD employees create strategic solutions to help our US Navy customers reach new levels of mission support and transform their organizations.


Noblis is seeking a C4ISR Systems Solutions Architect for the San Diego Office.


The C4ISR Systems Solutions Architect will work across Noblis as the enterprise SME in the areas encompassed by C4ISR engineering technologies and engineering tools and processes. You will architect C4ISR engineering solutions for Noblis’ customers and proposals across all verticals. You will recommend and spearhead adoption of C4ISR solutions, tools and processes, serving as a lead architect and consulting in this domain area across client accounts. The candidate will work with Noblis' Mission Area Vice Presidents, business development, scientific researchers, and senior technical staff, as well as the proposal development teams, to develop solutions, integrate innovative approaches and technology, and incorporate feedback from proposal efforts into current and new system engineering services.




Develop innovative, complex, leading-edge C4ISR solutions

Lead technical teams in the development of C4ISR approaches in the areas of Naval systems, aviation, telecommunications/networking, software systems design and cyber security, among other domains

Build business cases and when needed assist in development of proposal artifacts to aid Noblis’ capture efforts across the C4ISR engineering domain

Work closely with scientists, technical staff and other domain experts from across the firm to capture client requirements and advance the state of our C4ISR engineering practice

Advise Noblis leadership on necessary C4ISR investments and initiatives, including evaluation and selection of enterprise system engineering tools/architectures/frameworks and professional development

Drive C4ISR approaches into new customer accounts in collaboration with the Noblis account leads, Mission Areas, and subsidiary teams

Develop and maintain a broad understanding of Noblis scientific, research, and technical capabilities and relay these capabilities to customers, both directly and in formal proposal submissions

Provide demonstrations of Noblis C4ISR capabilities and solutions to potential government clients

Understand the needs of our Federal Civilian, Defense, and National Security markets, while collaborating across diverse technology, shared service, and customer-facing organizations to engage clients and develop C4ISR solutions that support their respective mission requirements


Experience and Domain Expertise:


Current DOD Secret clearance

10 years’ experience in developing and deploying C4ISR systems in the DoD or Federal domain

Master's degree in a scientific or technical discipline (e.g., Systems Engineering, Data Analytics, Data Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science, or similar)

Leadership skills as an engineer or solution architect with the ability to drive teams in complex consultative engagements with clients

Complex C4ISR system(s) engineering and design experience across a range of platforms and programs

Familiarity with the DoD Architect Framework (DoDAF) and equivalent frameworks in the Defense and/Federal Civilian space

Experience managing and leading high-performing and dynamic teams to develop solutions to meet strategic requirements

Demonstrated strong cultural fit and alignment with Noblis ethical values

Ability to lead and mentor employees at all levels of the organization in system engineering disciplines

Demonstrated leadership capability, strong communication skills, and team player


Required Technical Skills:


Certified and trained in C4ISR and/or Information Warfare system engineering from one or more professional associations / accredited programs

Demonstrated experience with and understanding of Systems Engineering processes and tools leveraging systems modeling capabilities, such as CAMEO System Modeler, Innoslate, IBM’s Rational Rhapsody or equivalent

Knowledge of Enterprise Architecture and ability to develop holistic solutions across organizations, functions, and markets, and experience designing infrastructure and enterprise architecture(s)

Ability to facilitate and develop technology implementation roadmaps

Understanding of digital engineering, agile development principles, data science, and/or data visualization techniques highly desired

Preferred experience in electrical or mechanical engineering, and/or as a software developer in one more development environments

Ability to process requirements and communicate with experts across a range of disciplines to include Naval Systems, aviation, telecommunications, software development, among others

Client Engagement

· Contribute to large capture strategies, actively engage with clients, and market Noblis capabilities externally
· Foster appropriate identification and selection of business development opportunities, and provide thought leadership to help shape future work
· Win 2 task orders, identify big bets or take responsibility for a re-compete


With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. Noblis seeks an environment free from COVID-19 and prefers all employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.  Attestation of vaccination status will be required for employment with Noblis.  Unvaccinated employees may be subject to additional health and safety requirements to include any federal, state and/or client restrictions.


Noblis and our wholly owned subsidiaries, Noblis ESI, Noblis MSD and Noblis + Mikros Systems tackle the nation's toughest problems and apply advanced solutions to our clients' most critical missions. We bring the best of scientific thought, management, and engineering expertise together in an environment of independence and objectivity to deliver enduring impact on federal missions. Noblis works with a wide range of government clients in the defense, intelligence and federal civil sectors. Learn more at Noblis -About Us


Why work at a Noblis company?

Our employees find greater meaning in their work and balance the other things in life that matter to them. Our people are our greatest asset. They are exceptionally skilled, knowledgeable, team-oriented, and mission-driven individuals who want to do work that matters and benefits the public. Noblis has won numerous workplace awards. Noblis maintains a drug-free workplace.


Noblis is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race (as well as because of or on the basis of traits historically associated with race, including hair texture, hair type, and protective hairstyles such as braids, locks, and twists), color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions, genetic factors, military/veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law.


Noblis is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. As part of this commitment, Noblis will ensure that persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact

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