Systems Engineer

  • Talent Savant
  • Dulles, VA, USA
  • 04/09/2018
Top Secret SSBI SCI Cybersecurity Engineering - Hardware / Software Intelligence / CounterIntelligence IT / Telecom Science / Technology Development

Job Description

Systems Engineer will have the skills listed below. Each level may have additional education, skill and/or experience requirements.

The Systems Engineer supports the development of system capabilities from the identification of requirements through the deployment of capabilities through the requirements definition, designs and develops system-oriented products and prepares related installation, testing, operation, and maintenance specifications and instructions.

Responsibilities also include:

· Analyze user requirements, CONOPS and high-level system architectures to derive, develop and decompose system-level specifications.

· Manage system requirements and derived requirements to ensure the system is compatible with defined architecture, and meets customer needs.

· Conduct trade studies, to determine possible system (hardware, software, architecture) improvements.

· Plan and/or support enhancement projects (Path 1 and Path 2) and Block Upgrade projects (Path 3) through requirements definition, implementation, development, operations, performance, testing,cost and schedule, training and support, and/or system disposal.

· Develop technical documentation, including CONOPS, user guides, test plans, and other CDRL items.

· Perform deployment services, including site surveys and site installation and test.

· Perform individually and as part of a team.

· Provide input to hardware (COTS/GOTS/capacity/etc.) recommendations, including support for Technology Insertion in Government Technical Reference Model (TRM).

· Active participation in Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) and program Engineering Review Boards (ERBs).

Required skills include:

· Active Top Secret/Sensitive Compartmented Information (TS/SCI) security clearance required.

· U.S. Citizenship required

· Experience and/or familiarity with software and system lifecycle methodologies, (e.g ISO, CMMI, ITIL).

· Experience and/or familiarity with MS Office, including Word, Excel, Project required.

Desired skills include:

· Experience with Agile development methodology.

· Experience with requirements management tools

· Experience with automated testing tools (e.g., RSpec, Cucumber, etc.)

Certifications:

· DoD 8570.1-M Compliance at IAT Level I (e.g., Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)) certification is highly desired.

Systems Engineer – I

· No demonstrated experience required.

· Bachelor’s degree in Systems Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science or a related discipline is required. [Four (4) years of experience may be substituted for a degree.]

Systems Engineer – II

· Two (2) or more years of systems engineering experience required. [A Master’s degree in a related discipline may substitute for two (2) years of experience]

· Bachelor’s degree in Systems Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science or a related discipline is required. [Four (4) years of experience may be substituted for a degree.]