Systems Engineer

Location: Springfield, VA
Date Posted: 12-04-2018
All qualified resumes will receive feedback within 24 hours
Must have an active TS/SCI w/CI poly clearance. 

looking for a candidate who will function as a responsible engineer on an operational and maintenance support team. The candidate will participate in both the development and the operational support phase of the program life cycle. In addition to the daily maintenance of the operational mission systems, the activities will include the planning, documenting, developing and testing of software baselines relating to exploitation and analytics, prior to delivery to the customer. Included in the job function will be the creation and updating of test plans and procedures, execution of the test procedures, and the evaluation and investigation of deficiency reports and change requests. Candidates must be a professional, self-starter and possess a positive attitude, while being willing to learn required processes. 
This position requires an active TS/SCI SSBI w/CI poly clearance. 

Responsibilities: 
• Investigating operational anomalies in mission software and hardware 
• Facilitate between operations staff and development team to understand and resolve anomalies 
• Interacting with customers both on and offsite on a regular basis 
• Correction and update of documents 
• Contribute to presentations, support customer requests for information 
• Performing checkout of new software installation 

Required Skills: 
• Existing and Active Clearance Top Secret SCI W/SSBI and CI Poly 
• Prior experience performing operational & maintenance support or systems integration 
• 4 years of UNIX operating system languages (BASH, CSH, SHELL) 
• 4 years of in a software development or Dev/OPS work environment 
• 4 years minimum of software systems integration or testing experience 
• 4 years Microsoft Operating Systems and Office Suite of tools 
• Ability to understand customer vision and ensure that the software components integrate together and work to the customer's satisfaction 
• Availability to travel locally (day trips) to the customer site 

Desired Skills: 
• Must have strong written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to provide high level and technical briefings 
• Demonstrated experience and presence with customers 
• Software testing in traditional or agile development environments Knowledge with system networks, TCP/IP and FTP protocols 
• Knowledge with configuration management (IBM Clearcase, Clearquest and DOORs) 
• Knowledge with HTTPS, SOAP or REST 
• Experience in PERL, Python, or other scripting languages 
• Experience in Six Sigma Tools and techniques 

Required Education (including Major): 
4 years BS/BA in Aerospace Engineering, Information Systems, Management Information Systems, Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Computer Systems Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, or Math or 0 years with MS/MA or PhD in Aerospace Engineering, Information Systems, Management Information Systems, Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Computer Systems Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, or Math.
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