System Engineer - Top Secret Clearance

Employer
The Computer Merchant Ltd
Location
Herndon, VA
Posted
Jun 19, 2017
Closes
Jun 21, 2017
Function
Engineer
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Systems Engineer with Top Secret ClearanceLocation: Herndon, VACandidates MUST have an active DOD Top Secret Clearance - If you do not have an active Top Secret Clearance we cannot present you to our clientW2 ONLY due to client restrictions - No 1099/C2CJob Description:Our client, a large defense contractor has an immediate opening for a Systems Engineer to join their team in Herndon, VA.The candidate must have an active DOD Top Secret Clearance at time of hire. The identified candidate will be responsible for system requirements, system design, system validation and verification, and Level 3 factory support of fielded data center systems, factory test systems, and internal R&D systems. Also, responsible for multiple project scheduling and technical guidance, mentorship, and leadership of junior engineers and technicians. Support management and customers in proposals, technical meetings, and milestone activities. Evaluate complex requirements based on contracts, technical specifications, and customer briefings to define system requirements and develop organized actionable tasks. Determine individual equipment, technology, and protocol suitability for system integration. Develop and evaluate trade spaces for alternative approaches and solutions. Develop and present system-level diagrams, briefings, and technical presentations to internal and external stakeholders. Validate systems documentation; documentation includes rack drawings, system interconnects, power tables, site-wide system installation plans, sparing plans, and operations manuals. Develop and maintain technical schedules, LOE estimates, and BOM estimates. Validate and verify systems-level connectivity for operations, to include servers, management appliances, local area networking equipment, and wide area networking equipment. Develop, execute, and update test plans in support of factory, site, and ad hoc test milestones; includes goals, architecture, environment, and validation of test procedures. Provide Level 3 factory support to fielded systems and lab systems; define OEM/vendor contract orders. Define features, capabilities, and changes to vendor/OEM equipment for future systems. Mentor and lead junior engineers.Education Requirements:Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, or IT field of studyNeeded:- Active DOD Top Secret Clearance- Ability to travel up to 25%- 5 years of networking experience- Experience with Command Line Interface (CLI) on networking appliances and serversDesired:- Experience with encryption devices and Wide Area Networking (WAN) protocols to include ATM and SONET- Experience with Infiniband protocol- CompTIA Security+ CE or equivalent certificationTCM is an EEO/Vets/Disabled Employer.Job Title: Systems Engineer with Top Secret ClearanceLocation: Herndon, VACandidates MUST have an active DOD Top Secret Clearance - If you do not have an active Top Secret Clearance we cannot present you to our clientW2 ONLY due to client restrictions - No 1099/C2CJob Description:Our client, a large defense contractor has an immediate opening for a Systems Engineer to join their team in Herndon, VA.The candidate must have an active DOD Top Secret Clearance at time of hire. The identified candidate will be responsible for system requirements, system design, system validation and verification, and Level 3 factory support of fielded data center systems, factory test systems, and internal R&D systems. Also, responsible for multiple project scheduling and technical guidance, mentorship, and leadership of junior engineers and technicians. Support management and customers in proposals, technical meetings, and milestone activities. Evaluate complex requirements based on contracts, technical specifications, and customer briefings to define system requirements and develop organized actionable tasks. Determine individual equipment, technology, and protocol suitability for system integration. Develop and evaluate trade spaces for alternative approaches and solutions. Develop and present system-level diagrams, briefings, and technical presentations to internal and external stakeholders. Validate systems documentation; documentation includes rack drawings, system interconnects, power tables, site-wide system installation plans, sparing plans, and operations manuals. Develop and maintain technical schedules, LOE estimates, and BOM estimates. Validate and verify systems-level connectivity for operations, to include servers, management appliances, local area networking equipment, and wide area networking equipment. Develop, execute, and update test plans in support of factory, site, and ad hoc test milestones; includes goals, architecture, environment, and validation of test procedures. Provide Level 3 factory support to fielded systems and lab systems; define OEM/vendor contract orders. Define features, capabilities, and changes to vendor/OEM equipment for future systems. Mentor and lead junior engineers.Education Requirements:Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, or IT field of studyNeeded:- Active DOD Top Secret Clearance- Ability to travel up to 25%- 5 years of networking experience- Experience with Command Line Interface (CLI) on networking appliances and serversDesired:- Experience with encryption devices and Wide Area Networking (WAN) protocols to include ATM and SONET- Experience with Infiniband protocol- CompTIA Security+ CE or equivalent certificationTCM is an EEO/Vets/Disabled Employer.