Job Description We are seeking a highly motivated and innovative Chief Engineer (REMOTE) to support the upcoming MORPHEUS contract. The MORPHEUS Program is a $1.5B single award IDIQ program to research, develop and implement new and innovative test technologies for the Department of Defense (DOD). This position is CONTINGENT upon contract award, and the expected award date is in February 2022. Our recruiting team will follow up with you on your application and will be starting the interview evaluation process immediately. About Jacobs: Across our company, across our offices, across the world, we're continually challenging today to reinvent tomorrow. At Jacobs, we make the world smarter, more connected, more sustainable, and more secure. Together, we're pushing the limits of what's possible. We stay ahead to create the new standards our future needs. Challenging today is our response to the increasing complexity our world is experiencing. It calls on us to join forces, putting our knowledge and imagination together to reinvent the way we solve problems and shape the next generation of innovative solutions. Reinventing tomorrow is our promise and an invitation to raise the bar in everything we do. From the brilliant solutions we create with our clients, to the open and inclusive culture we create for our people. From the positive difference we make in our communities, to the added value we deliver to our shareholders. We're invested in you and your success. What we do is more than a job, we work every day to make the world better for all. Everything we do in Jacobs Critical Mission Solutions (CMS) Line of Business/Advancing National Security (ANS) Business Unit - from building communication networks and testing next-generation military systems to training intelligence specialists and supporting national security programs protecting the United States - is more than projects outlined in proposal requests. They're our challenges as human beings, too. We want people who are thoughtful, collaborative, and inclusive to join our team and make a positive impact on the world. At Jacobs, we challenge the accepted, and we expect you to do the same and drive continuous improvement. We live inclusion and you will have responsibility for strategies around diversity initiatives to create and maintain an environment of equal employment opportunity and competitive advantage. Program Mission: The Under Secretary of Defense Research & Engineering, National Security Innovation Network (NSIN), supports the Services to understand the landscape of options available and de-risks those solutions through its suite of programs. NISIN is the sponsor of this procurement. NSIN works with a network of government, academia, and industry innovators to solve national security problems In partnership with GSA FEDSIM, NSIN is seeking to provide a scalable, comprehensive, project-based contract solution that addresses Test & Evaluation (T) services and capabilities to sponsoring organizations for rapid incorporation into operational technologies and missions. Job Description: The Chief Engineer for the Program is responsible for the overall execution of technical aspects with respect to sound engineering principles related to Task Orders within each MORPHEUS Task Area. Guiding and directing all Task Areas WRT hardware, software, systems, and specialty requirements to achieve program and technical success Provide technical leadership in defining courses of actions and solutions, CONOPs, integration, and validation of courses of action against requirements Provide engineering authority to all decisions impacting solution integrity, solution performance, and solution functionality Approving technical presentations from Task Areas to both internal and external customers Communicating status, results, and recovery plans (if needed) to senior and executive management Developing and maintaining customer relationships Serve as the Chief Technical Advisor to the Program Manager to ensure flawless program execution Lead the Task Area Leads to establish and report on TDL and TDP engineering metrics Partner with Task Leads to ensure appropriate staffing of all Task Orders Supporting new business development efforts through leading and writing proposals Qualifications Required Qualifications: BS in Engineering Minimum 10+ years of industry experience Experience in research, development, and testing of new and innovative test techniques and technologies Previous experience with Army, Navy, or Air Force test design, data collection, and data validation/verification Experience with requirements development, review, and verification Experience in a technical leadership role of a multi-disciplined engineering team Experience organizing and leading technical reviews Experience in preparing and delivering briefings to management and customers Experience in writing technical proposals, cost estimates, and technical reports Preferred: Master's degree or Ph.D. in STEM Field Experience in performing innovative research Experience developing and delivering courses of action and solutions to technical requirements Experience in cost and schedule management using a government-approved Earned Value Management System (EVMS) Clearance Level Required: Must obtain and maintain an ACTIVE TS/SCI Security Clearance #ANSdefense #MOIP #cjpost #LI-CF1Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. 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