Systems Engineer

Requisition ID: 263653 

  • Relocation Authorized: National - Family 
  • Telework Type: Full-Time Office/Project 
  • Work Location: Oak Ridge, TN 

Project Background:

 

Bechtel National, Inc. (BNI), Bechtel’s government services business, is one of the top providers to departments and agencies of the U.S. and British governments. Its successes include many large, first-of-a-kind projects in government site management, environmental restoration, defense, space, energy, and national and homeland security. This position will provide support to the Uranium Processing Facility (UPF) located at the Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge, Tennessee.

 

UPF is a multi-year, multi- billion dollar project and will be a first-of-its-kind complex for enriched uranium operations in support of Y-12 missions. UPF is one of the Department of Energy’s largest investments in Tennessee since the Manhattan Project and one of the National Nuclear Security Administration’s largest construction projects. When complete, UPF will: replace a 70-year-old facility with modern buildings, reduce operational costs and energy consumption, improve worker safety, and provide enriched uranium capabilities well into the future.

 

The UPF project works on a 9-80 schedule with every other Friday off. Start times are flexible but the standard work week is: Monday - Thursday from 7:00 am to 4:30 pm. The schedule on working Fridays is: 7:00am-3:30 pm.

 

 

Position Scope:

You will be working as part of the Systems Engineering team, reporting to System Engineering EGS, responsible for Configuration and Requirements Management. This involves exploration of system and facility concepts and requirements, development of associated architectures, and development/investigation of innovative concepts, approaches and solutions in conjunction with the appropriate engineering phase and/or milestone.

 

Role Overview:

  • Understand system design and operation, including applicability and conformance to nationally recognized codes and standards.
  • Execute configuration management packages to maintain technical baseline requirements.
  • Demonstrate understanding of handling the following processes: Technical Change Control; Nonconformance Reports; Supplier Deviation Requests; Field Change Requests; Etc.
  • Review Project design and other documents for requirement implementation and verification.
  • Maintain overall cognizance of systems and be responsible for system engineering support for design, procurement, and construction.
  • Maintain interface between design authority and design agency for requirements management.
  • Be proactive and intuitive with increasing efficiency and effectiveness of work processes.
  • Support defining facility/system design requirements, and allocating these requirements to systems, structures and components.
  • Support system-level design verification, requirements verification, test requirements specification, and requirements flowdown and traceability.
  • Perform impact analyses for proposed requirement changes.
  • Perform periodic assessments to validate implementation and traceability of requirements into design.
  • Coordinate and facilitate technical discussions to resolve system design issues.
  • Help validate and verify technical requirements using DOORS® software.

 

Basic Qualifications:

Level 1:

  • BS degree in Engineering from an accredited university or college with 1 year of related experience. Related experience includes, but is not limited to, requirements management activities and databases, building system models, capturing/developing requirements, functional analysis and architecture development, and performing design and/or requirements change impact analyses.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen.
  • Must be able to complete a pre-employment drug screen and a background check for DOE security clearance.
  • Must be able to obtain a site security badge for access to work site.

 

Level 2:

  • BS degree in Engineering from an accredited university or college with 1 year of related experience. Related experience includes, but is not limited to, requirements management activities and databases, building system models, capturing/developing requirements, functional analysis and architecture development, and performing design and/or requirements change impact analyses.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen.
  • Must be able to complete a pre-employment drug screen and a background check for DOE security clearance.
  • Must be able to obtain a site security badge for access to work site.

 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Ability to obtain an EIT certificate, or equivalent INCOSE Systems Engineering certificate, within 12 months of hire.
  • Knowledge of industry and regulatory guides, codes, and standards.
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills.
  • Proficient in use of Microsoft Office products (i.e., Word, PowerPoint, Excel).

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with the Dynamic Object Oriented Requirements System (DOORS).
  • Knowledge of Bechtel Corporate guides and standards.
  • Understanding of procedures meeting quality assurance programs such as ASME-NQA-1, MIL-Q-9858A, or ISO-9000.
  • Experience with systems engineering on DOE or DOD projects.
  • Experience working on a large, complex EPC contract.

 

Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.  
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Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, disability, citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

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