Sr. Systems Engineer (Computer Hardware)
Patuxent River Naval Air Station, MD 
Posted 30 days ago
Job Description

Sabre is currently recruiting for exciting positions in Cyber supporting the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Digital Analytics Infrastructure and Technology Advancement (DAiTA) Group located at Patuxent River Naval Air Station in Southern, MD. These positions will support NWACAD to rapidly research, develop, mature, procure, integrate, test, evaluate, train, support, and sustain cyber resilient and full spectrum cyber warfighting capabilities for platforms, weapons, sensors, communications and networks, computing systems, mission systems, support equipment, logistics and maintenance systems, and ashore and afloat enterprise systems. This position is contingent upon award of the contract.

Program Overview: Sabre is specifically recruiting talent to support Cyber Warfare Department (CWD), a department within the DAiTA Group, in partnership and coordination with other DAiTA Group activities provides a broad array of cyber related capabilities including, but not limited to, research, development, test, and evaluation (RDT&E) of cyber warfare development and test tool sets, multi-level security solutions, offensive and defensive tools and capabilities, support of Autonomous Defensive Cyber Operations (ADCO), Cyber Incident Response Team (CIRT), Cyber Warfare Engineering, Systems Network and Data Link Engineering, Cyber Intelligence and Communications Engineering and Analysis, Cyber Risk Assessments, CYBERSAFE/Airworthiness, Vulnerability Analysis, Red Team/Blue Team Testing, Systems Security Engineering, Anti-Tamper (AT), and Cyber related training.


Candidates must have experience directly related to the specific duties of the position. Specialized experience areas include, but are not limited to:

  • 10 years of experience performing work related to functional description:
    • Performs programmatic or technical leadership roles in an organization identifying, formulating, designing and/or testing practical solutions to engineering problems and guide the engineering development of modern complex systems; and to employ systems engineering methods and tools in the development of advanced complex systems and when appropriate, conduct research in applied systems engineering to advance the field.
    • Research, design, develop, or test computer or computer-related equipment for commercial, industrial, military, or scientific use. May supervise the manufacturing and installation of computer or computer-related equipment and components.
  • Specialized Experience: At least (3) three years of the experience directly related to airborne systems.
  • Specialized Experience: Demonstrated knowledge in area of engineering expertise is required.
  • In addition to the duties above, this position also acts as the functional team lead for teams performing the above functions. This includes coordinating and overseeing the tasking of other team members, tracking project progress, and participating in planning of projects, resourcing, and events.

Security Clearance Requirements:

  • Active Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility (TS/SCI)
  • Must be able to pass background investigation
  • This position requires U.S. citizenship

Educational Requirement:

Specialized Degree Requirements: Position requires a MS or MA degree from an accredited college or university in Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, or a related scientific discipline.

  • Allowable Substitution: A BS or BA degree from an accredited college or university in Engineering, Mathematics, Physics or a related scientific discipline and total of fourteen (14) years of experience may be substituted for a MS or MA degree, which is four (4) years of experience in addition to the required minimum of ten (10) years to meet the "experience" requirements.


Sabre Systems, Inc. is a quality driven, customer focused large business providing innovative solutions in the areas of Cyber, C4ISR, Business Intelligence and Data Analytics, and Enterprise Modernization to federal and civilian customers. Our mission is to ensure our customers have the technology, services, and expertise to overcome threats, maintain superiority, and quickly adapt to emerging obstacles. At Sabre, we're more than just a job - we're a team - and we care for and nurture our employees like family. If you want to be a part of creating and implementing enduring solutions that transform mission challenges into mission success - join Sabre!

Sabre provides an excellent benefits package, which includes healthcare, paid days off, tuition reimbursement, and a 401K plan.

We respect the unique perspectives that a diverse workforce of minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans brings not only to our company, but also to our customers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and sexual orientation), national origin, age, disability or genetic information.

EOE Minorities/Females/Disability/Veterans; VEVRAA Federal Contractor

As a Government Contractor, all Sabre employees must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or have received approval for an accommodation per Government regulation. Employees that have received approval for accommodations may need to go through scheduled testing and/or other requirements directed by the Government. The above may be subject to change.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
10+ years
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