Systems Engineer IV

Employer
Vencore
Location
Chantilly, VA
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Overview: Vencore is a proven provider of information solutions, engineering and analytics for the US Government. With more than 40 years of experience working in the defense, civilian and intelligence communities, Vencore designs, develops and delivers high impact, mission-critical services and solutions to overcome its customers most complex problems. Headquartered in Chantilly, Virginia, Vencore employs 3,800 engineers, analysts, IT specialists and other professionals who strive to be the best at everything they do. Vencore is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled Responsibilities: Description: The Mission (Technology Insertion) Capability Engineer (MCE) technical will provide support for the NGA Fast Trak Missionization initiative. The MCE will lead the integration of traditional, non-traditional, and emerging innovative solutions into the NSG through Platform Service implementation in cloud environments. The MCE will assess NSG Enterprise CONOPS and work flows, following agile SE&I processes to distill specific mission needs into implementable GEOINT capability, service, technology insertions, enabling new ways of doing business. The MCE ensures specific mission capability implementation projects achieve established MBOs, provide requisite capabilities and services to meet mission and GEOINT community user needs, and complies with NSG enterprise technical architecture & standards keeping project management apprised of integrated capability, service, and technological implementation status. Duties include, but are not limited to:Provide SE&I project leadership and technical guidance serving a specific Fast Track initiativeUnderstand/Analyze technological details of Fast Trak technology insertion capabilities to include interfaces with and dependencies both internal and external to NSGIntegrate Fast Trak Technology Insertion Capability across enterprise stakeholders ensuring alignment of requirements & scheduled activities, to deliver fully integrated & functional GEOINT servicesCoordinate specific Fast Trak initiative test events including both formal & informal testingLead/Coordinate specific Fast Trak initiative transition events, ensuring all required mission capabilities & services are delivered into operations in an efficient and coordinated manner, with a minimum of disruption to on-going opsCreate various communications artifacts to support assigned Fast Trak capability, status & user briefings and reports Required Qualifications:Active TS/SCIBS in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Math, or related scientific or technical discipline11 years IT SE&I process/SLC (including enterprise capability integration, AoA, implementation) experience5 years SE&I experience working with NSG/NGA/GEOINT/GIS or Mission Partner/IC/DoD system/segmentsKnowledge of/demonstrated proficiency applying SE&I processes (eg, producing SE artifacts, utility analysis, interface definition, implementation planning, tech insertion, risk management, A&A & CTF certs, & ATO)Able to identify derived mission capability needs from CONOPS and mission workflows, and to identify technology gaps in current capabilities/processes, & to perform tech insertion into mission migration strategyWorking knowledge of NSG and NGA agile acquisition, baseline control, change management/CM processesWorking knowledge of cloud implementation concepts (ie DevOps, PaaS, API Management, microservices), and commercial cloud technologies and services with emphasis on best practices for use of features available within Amazon Web Services (AWS)Strong interpersonal, problem-solving, organizational, client relationship, multi-tasking, load-balancing skillsAbility to interface and effectively communicate both with mission and technical personnel at multiple levelsSelf-starter and able to manage multiple tasks and changing priorities with ability to work independently and within a team environmentDesired Qualifications: MS in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Math or related scientific or technical disciplineRelevant EA/SA (Architect), SE&I (INCOSE), IT (ITIL), Security (CISSP), Agile (CSM) certs; SAFe SMEKnowledge of NGA Strategic Objectives and Portfolio Initiatives (ABI, SOM, OBP, NGC, MoW, OIT, CS)Experience in commercial/defense industry IT Systems and Technologies, including product workflows, information operations and assurance, content architectures, data standards, and industry best practicesTechnical Portfolio/Project/Task Management / Technical Team Leadership / Project Engineering experienceExperience with SAFe model-based/agile software SE&I using JIRA, Confluence, Bamboo, Fisheye to manage Portfolio/Project/Product Backlogs & SCRUMs, perform Sprint & Release Planning, RetrospectivesExperience with NGA/IC/DoD integrated intel innovation initiatives/programs/prototypes implementation, mission capability & services pathfinders SE&I, user engagement, embedded engineering, agile implementation process & toolsExperience in system activity and data modeling, information flow/transaction process analysis, internal control and risk analysis, GEOINT business methods and tradecraft, performance measurement techniquesDemonstrated working knowledge of NSG/ASG Enterprise org's, leadership, architectures, programs, systems