CWL Entry to Mid-Level System Engineer - Manassas, VA

Manassas, VA - #510160
Level/Salary Range: 
HR Contact: 
Cindy Seidel
Job Category: 
Security Clearance Required: 
Secret Eligible
Position Type: 
Full Time

QSI is seeking a System/Interface Engineer to work at our Client site in Manassas, Virginia. The selected candidate will join a highly talented team responsible for developing a state of the art Common Weapon Launcher (CWL) for the US Navy Submarine Force. The team is responsible for the system engineering and functional design of the system under development, addressing topics such as payload integration, weapon launch interlocks, message exchanges, user interfaces, and cybersecurity.  As a member of the system engineering team, this candidate will help ensure functional and technical specifications and standards are complete and accurate, delivered as required to support customer review and approval, and to support system development and testing.

While the schedule for this position will primarily involve regular business hours, some compensated overtime hours and travel will be required.

  • Coordinate with other contractor and Navy activities for any potential requirements changes that could impact the CWL design, or are being considered as a future capability
  • Assist in the development of new system engineering documentation
  • Participate in various technical and program meetings on a weekly basis
  • Support the Development, Test, Safety and Logistics teams for any questions of issues associated with CWL requirements development
  • Communicate project/program issues to management, as necessary
  • Review various weapon/payload interface design specifications
  • Support various weapon/payload coordination and demo events
  • Provide updates to existing weapon/payload interface design specifications as part of integrating various proposed changes to the interface with CWL
  • Attend various technical working groups as required for interfaces, subsystems and component reviews associated with the CWL program or with those programs that interface with the CWL
  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience with computer system architectures, cybersecurity, Linux or embedded operating systems are desired
  • US Navy submarine experience is a plus
Education / Experience Required: 

B.S. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, System Engineering with 0 to 5 years of engineering experience, or a minimum of 5 years of Submarine Combat Control Weapon System experience is required.

*NOTE:  This position requires the applicant to obtain and maintain a DoD Clearance.*

To apply, send your resume to Please include the position title in the subject line.
Quality Support, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.
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