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Senior Systems Engineer

Senior Systems Engineer

ID 
2017-2128
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-VA-Fort Belvoir
Posted Date 
9/18/2017
Category 
Information Technology
Clearance 
TS/SCI

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Overview

By Light is hiring a Senior Systems Engineer to join our team supporting a multi-year DOD project. The team will operate and maintain the information technology networks for the U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command (INSCOM) at Fort Belvoir and Springfield, VA, INSCOM facilities in the Continental United States (CONUS) and outside CONUS (OCONUS) to include, Major Subordinate Commands (MSCs), and MSCs and sites Outside the Continental United States (OCONUS). The support requirements include network operations, operational maintenance, storage management, service desk, information assurance, engineering & installation, application maintenance, web services and communications support for the continued operations and future maintenance of the automated systems necessary to support INSCOM’s missions.

 

By Light is an IT products and services firm specializing in software development, satellite/terrestrial communications, cyber security, and network engineering/design. Headquartered in Arlington, VA, with branch offices in Hanover, MD, Chantilly, VA, and Silver Spring, MD, we provide support worldwide to DOD, Federal Civilian, and Health IT customers.

Responsibilities

  • Analyze user’s requirements, concept of operations documents, and high-level system architectures to develop system requirements specifications
  • Analyze system requirements and leads design and development activities
  • Guide users in formulating requirements, advises alternative approaches, and conducts feasibility studies
  • Provide technical leadership for the integration of requirements, design, and technology
  • Incorporate new plans, designs and systems into ongoing operations
  • Develop system architecture and system design documentation
  • Guide system development and implementation planning through assessment or preparation of system engineering management plans and system integration and test plans
  • Interact with the Government regarding Systems Engineering technical considerations and for associated problems, issues or conflicts
  • Responsible for the technical integrity of work performed and deliverables associated with the Systems Engineering area of responsibility
  • Communicate with other program personnel, government overseers, and senior executives
  • In addition, plan, coordinate and manage engineering projects.
  • Act as lead in defining and executing systems engineering activities within a project.
  • Provide comprehensive definition of all aspects of system development from analysis of mission needs to verification of system performance.
  • A senior system engineer could support operations as needed.
  • Ensure efficient delivery of contract capabilities using industry standards and repeatable processes.
  • Mitigate risks, controls costs and schedule variance, and effectively manages large scale, integrated projects.
  • Review and/or approve system engineering documentation to ensure that processes and specifications meet system needs and are accurate, comprehensive, and complete.
  • Establish and follow a formal procedure for coordinating system integration activities among multiple teams, ensuring complete coverage of all interfaces.
  • Capture all interface designs in a common interface control format, and store interface data in a commonly accessible repository.
  • Establish a process to formally and proactively control and manage changes to requirements, consider impacts prior to commitment to change, gain stakeholder buy-in, eliminate ambiguity, ensure traceability to source requirements, and track and settle open actions.

Required Experience/Qualifications

  • Minimum Education: Bachelor’s degree in technology related field.
  • Minimum Experience: Six years of experience with either Systems Administration, Network Administration, Database Administration, or combination experience.
  • Certification in one of the following: CCNP, CCSP or Security+ certification.
  • At least three years of experience managing teams of at least 10 people.
  • Security Clearance: TS/SCI

Preferred Experience/Qualifications

  • Experience supporting or assigned to the DoD and /or U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command
  • Has the communication skills to effectively interface with military officials, managers, and subordinates

An Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

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