Lexington Park, MD

Systems Engineer

Coherent Technical Services, Inc is seeking a Systems Engineer (Journeyman to Senior level) specializing in Requirements Management (RM) to work at Pax River, MD supporting Navy Air Traffic Control and Landing Systems (ATC&LS). The role will perform the following tasks:

  • Facilitate document development and coordination, assess, validate, and prioritize requirements to include lead study elements and adjudicating comments for the Joint Precision Approach and Landing System (JPALS).
  • Fully understand and execute the systems’ Requirements Management plan.
  • Understand relational databases (Rational DOORS) and validate implementation of numerous approved Engineering Change Requests.
  • Manage System Engineering Technical Review (SETR) activities to include – create checklists, assign questions to subject matter experts, extract metrics for presentation during formal reviews.
  • Provide Data Management guidance and assistance to Program Management.


  • B.S. or B.A. in engineering or physics from an accredited school.
  • Defense Acquisition University (DAU) Level B (Journeyman) or above RM certification.


  • This position requires at least 5 years’ experience in a Systems Engineering and Requirements Management (RM) position to include 3 years’ experience related to Acquisition Logistics management.  Specific experience with JPALS and Unmanned Combat Aerial Systems is highly desirable.
  • Possess strong organization, documentation, and project management skills.
  • Understand government processes and procedures.

U.S. Citizenship is required for security clearance eligibility. Must be able to obtain a Top-Secret clearance.

Candidate must have the ability to work in a team environment; provide constructive alternatives/approaches to solving issues; be flexible; have a strong sense of urgency for critical tasks; and must be able to handle multiple projects simultaneously while effectively managing schedule and communicating process.  

Candidate selected will be subject to a Government background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to and will not be discriminated against based on, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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