INCOSE Chicagoland: System Engineering Competency Assessment Guide Overview

    Meeting Title: System Engineering Competency Assessment Guide

    Speaker: Clifford Whitcomb

    Date:17 August 2023

    Venue: Hybrid

    : 06:30 – 08:00 PM (CDT)

    Registration required

    Presentation Abstract:

    The Systems Engineering Competency Assessment Guide defines a set of 37 competency areas spanning the systems engineering discipline and provides extensive guidance on the evaluation of these competencies.

    The co-editors of the book will present topics covered in the book including:

    • Describe the competencies along five proficiency levels: awareness, supervised practitioner, practitioner, lead practitioner, and expert

    • Describe the indicators of knowledge, skills, abilities, and professional behaviors for each proficiency level

    • Explain what an individual needs to know, or do, in order to be an effective Systems Engineer

    • Explain how to leverage the book to develop training courses, educational curricula, position descriptions, and position performance evaluation criteria for system engineering jobs.


    In Person: The offices of Actalent in Schaumburg, IL

        1501 E. Woodfield Rd.

        Suite 300E (3rd Floor Conference Room)

        Schaumburg, IL  60173

    Virtually: via Zoom.

    6:30 – 7:00 PM CT – Announcements & Introductions

    7:00 – 8:15 PM CT – Feature Presentation and Q&A