Project Engineer

Posted Date 3 weeks ago(11/14/2022 8:13 PM)
Requisition #
Security Clearance
Top Secret/SCI with CI Polygraph
Full Time
Portal Location : Location


Noblis is seeking a Project Engineer with a Top Secret SCI clearance in Chantilly, VA

You will be the main point of contact responsible for program acquisition management of contracts and budgets as part of a highly functioning SETA team that supports the government in national systems acquisitions.  You will advise the government customer in areas of contract planning, budgeting and management of developer expenditures.  You will work with technical team members help with strategic planning of future program efforts that relate to national systems.   Your efforts will be critical in the overall management of the programs system acquisition.  You will work with all stakeholders to ensure all support requirements are met within schedule and budget.  You will also work to review and write technical documents and acquisition forms as it relates to RFI’s, RFPs, proposal responses, and technical evaluations.  You understand the current and emerging client space to evaluate and apply practical and innovative concepts and methodologies to solve difficult problem. As a part of the Noblis team, you make recommendations to improve standard practices, procedures, and tools. You employ advanced skills and grow project deliverables, as well as your expertise. 


Day to day responsibilities include:

  • Serve as program support to the government Program Manager (PM) with responsibility for technical knowledge of the assigned groups and programs/projects
  • Assist the PM/COTR during development of RFP packages and coordinate completion of technical evaluation of proposals received in response to RFPs
  • Support the PM in multiple areas which include program management, acquisition support, analytic support, technical analysis, user requirement management/development, architecture, and customer outreach and support 
  • Other responsibilities include administrative and technical support to the Government leadership team, cross office coordination, external mission partners and other DoD/IC customers
  • Provide presentations and demonstrations of operational tools and capabilities to DoD and Intelligence Community senior leadership and decision makers


Bachelor's degree and 8 years of experience in Project and Acquisition Management, Contract and Budget Management, with emphasis on Federal acquisition in DoD or IC

-Experience with project engineering techniques and documentation

-Significant experience and a comprehensive understanding of the NRO acquisition process.  This includes all associated MID tools (i.e., FTO, FIT), processes (i.e., PIF, FUNFIT), financial reporting systems (i.e., FiRST), contracts (i.e., RCAPs), and documentation (i.e., MIPRs, SOW, IGCE)    

-Ability to problem solve in a rapidly changing environment and interface with the customer daily

-Track and respond to office tasking, build and present program briefings, and update project schedules and calendars

-Self-motivated, able to work independently, and able to take initiative without always being directed

-Possess excellent writing and verbal communication skills as well as the ability to manage multiple customer requests simultaneously

-Expected to seek and assume higher levels of technical responsibility, manage time effectively across more than one initiative, and apply sound technical judgment

-Must be able to demonstrate excellent relationship building and management skills

-Must be able to travel

-Must possess an active TS/SCI security clearance with a Counter-Intelligence Polygraph


-Master’s Degree

-Have a basic understanding of the SIGINT tasking, collection, and processing

-Have a basic understanding of other intelligence disciplines (i.e., GEOINT)

-Advanced skills in writing, reviewing and editing of technical reports, statements of work, white papers and other technical and programmatic documents

-Willingness to learn next generation technologies and innovative techniques

-Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to summarize and brief senior level Government leaders, civilians and military officers

Client Engagement

· Support and lead evolving business development efforts by applying technical and functional expertise to develop business solutions.
· Lead proposal sections for small or limited competition proposals and actively participate in teaming strategy discussions


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, and Noblis MSD 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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