Systems Engineer IV

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Employer
Perspecta
Location
Chantilly, VA
Posted
Nov 09, 2018
Closes
Nov 15, 2018
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Overview Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation's most important work. We're a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation's most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselves-to respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers. Perspecta works with US government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many ways-not only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter. Perspecta's talented and robust workforce-14,000 strong-stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let's make an impact together. Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories Responsibilities Using a holistic approach, designs, develops, evaluates and modifies end-to-end systems and systems-oriented products through their entire life cycle. Generates quantifiable requirements based on customer description, system planning and design, and acquisition logistics. Ensures requirements comply with client requirements and government standards through formal verification methods. Translates high level product development strategies into system requirement specifications and works with other engineering disciplines to develop lower level detailed implementation requirements. Establishes and coordinates development of standards, practices, and procedures as related to the overall product development. Designs interfaces and brings system elements together so they work as a whole. Assesses performance using evaluation criteria and technical performance measures. Customer liaison and support for business development activities and to understand and shape requirements. Participates in system conceptual design and documentation of the design concepts. Translates high level product development strategies into system requirement specifications and works with multi-discipline engineering teams to develop lower level detailed requirements. Participates in design reviews of components (hardware and software) to ensure applicability to the current system and traceability of requirements through compliance verification and validation. Generates system level requirements verification procedures and customer acceptance test procedures. Reviews test plans/procedures and ensures they meet the objectives of the contractual requirements and participates in the testing process to validate requirements. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS Familiar with the Systems Engineering "V" and be able to apply principles from it to the assignments. Bachelor's degree in Bachelor degree in STEM (science, technical, engineering, math) or related technical discipline. Familiarity with US Government acquisition and systems engineering processes, including supporting readiness reviews and sustainment activities. Familiarity with modern cloud and application service provider implementations for software systems. Strong written and oral communication skills; experience authoring technical reports and briefing both technical and non-technical audiences. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with customers and function in mixed teams comprised of government, SETA, and FFRDC personnel. Ability to work both independently and in a collaborative environment. Ability to manage multiple simultaneous tasks and adapt to changing priorities. Ability to communicate effectively with individuals and groups in person, by phone, and by telepresence. Exceptionally high level of innovation, creativeness, and personal initiative. This position requires the ability to maintain a security clearance, which is issued by the US government. US citizenship is required to obtain a security clearance. Current TS/SCI clearance with SSBI. Qualifications Requires 8 to 10 years with BS/BA or 6 to 8 years with MS/MA or 3 to 5 years with PhD. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS Familiar with the Systems Engineering "V" and be able to apply principles from it to the assignments. Bachelor's degree in Bachelor degree in STEM (science, technical, engineering, math) or related technical discipline. Familiarity with US Government acquisition and systems engineering processes, including supporting readiness reviews and sustainment activities. Familiarity with modern cloud and application service provider implementations for software systems. Strong written and oral communication skills; experience authoring technical reports and briefing both technical and non-technical audiences. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with customers and function in mixed teams comprised of government, SETA, and FFRDC personnel. Ability to work both independently and in a collaborative environment. Ability to manage multiple simultaneous tasks and adapt to changing priorities. Ability to communicate effectively with individuals and groups in person, by phone, and by telepresence. Exceptionally high level of innovation, creativeness, and personal initiative. This position requires the ability to maintain a security clearance, which is issued by the US government. US citizenship is required to obtain a security clearance. Current TS/SCI clearance with SSBI. Desired QUALIFICATIONS Experience with agile-based software development, cloud-based software system infrastructures, AWS technologies, and/or cloud computing Knowledge of systems engineering, acquisition, and integration processes Familiarity with agile roles such as scrum master, product owner, and/or release train engineer will be significantly beneficial in this role Options

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