Principal Systems Engineer - TS/SCI - RAF Molesworth, UK

Molesworth, Cambridgeshire
Jul 04, 2017
Aug 30, 2017
Full Time
Principal Systems Engineer 

TS/SCI Clearance

RAF Molesworth, UK


1. Performs complex systems development and integration work that may include infrastructure and database services, development of cost projections, computer architecture analysis and design, and digital systems engineering. 
2. Performs systems modeling, simulation, and analysis. 
3. Plans upgrades of operating systems/applications and designs systems enhancements. 
4. Develops documentation on new or existing systems. 
5. Develops and conducts tests to ensure systems meet documented user requirements. 
6. Identifies, analyzes, and resolves system problems. 
7. Provides system/equipment/specialized training and technical guidance. 
8. Determines system specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility. 
9. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced systems engineers and may have supervisory responsibility. 
10. May serve as a technical team or task lead. 
11. Serves as liaison with clients, participating in meetings to ensure client needs are met. 
12. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned. 
13. Participates in special projects as required. 
14. Advanced knowledge of systems engineering principles, methods, and techniques. 
15. Knowledge of the associated hardware, software, and equipment. 
16. Professional certification in one or more specific technologies may be required, depending on job assignment. 

Education Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.

Qualifications 1. 8+ years of related systems engineering experience.

2. Advanced knowledge of systems engineering principles, methods, and techniques.

3. Knowledge of the associated hardware, software, and equipment.

4. Professional certification in one or more specific technologies may be required, depending on job assignment.

5. Experience with the installation and administration of Microsoft System Center Service Manager including troubleshooting and problem resolution (highly desired).

6. Understanding of the other System Center Products and how they integrate with SCSM, System Center Configuration Manager, System Center Orchestrator, System Center Operations Manager, System Center Virtual Machine Manager (highly desired).

7. MCITP (2008) and/or MCSA/MCSE (2012/2016) (highly desired).

8. Must possess and maintain a Top Secret/SCI Security Clearance

9. Must be able to achieve Security+ CE Certification (or equivalent) within 90 days of hire for positions requiring elevated privileges and ITIL V3 Foundation within six months of hire.

10. Additional specific certifications may be required; depending on job assignment.

11. This position may be required to complete short-term deployments to austere locations worldwide.

12. This work is typically performed at client site locations; which requires proper safety precautions; work may require some physical effort in the handling of light materials; boxes or equipment.


The above job description is not intended to be; nor should it be construed as; exhaustive of all responsibilities; skills; efforts; or working conditions associated with this job.


Requests for reasonable accommodations will be considered to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the principal (essential) functions of this job.

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