Senior Systems Engineer
Category: EngineeringLocation: Annapolis Junction, MarylandUS Citizenship Required for this Position: YesClearance Type: PolygraphTelecommute: No -Teleworking not available for this positionShift: 1st ShiftTravel Required: NoPositions Available: 2Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world's leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our 22,000 employees do the can't be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers. Peraton is currently seeking a Senior Systems Engineer to support a prime contract in Annapolis Junction, MD. This position requires an active TS/SCI with a currently polygraph. Duties may include:Analyzes user's requirements, concept of operations documents, and high level system architectures to develop system requirements specifications.Analyzes system requirements and leads design and development activities.Guides users in formulating requirements, advises alternative approaches, and conducts feasibility studies.Provides technical leadership for the integration of requirements, design, and technology. Incorporates new plans, designs and systems into ongoing operations.Develops technical documentation.Develops system Architecture and system design documentation.Guides system development and implementation planning through assessment or preparation of system engineering management plans and system integration and test plans.Interacts with the Government regarding Systems Engineering technical considerations and for associated problems, issues or conflicts.Ultimate responsibility for the technical integrity of work performed and deliverables associated with the Systems Engineering area of responsibility.Communicates with other program personnel, government overseers, and senior executives.Basic Qualifications:Fourteen (14) years experience as a SE in programs and contracts of similar scope, type and complexity is required. Bachelor's degree in System Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, Engineering Management, or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Five (5) years of additional SE experience may be substituted for a bachelor's degree.Fullscope Polygraph RequiredPreferred Qualifications:Experience in developing system performance, availability, scalability, manageability, and security requirements for mid-to-large scale systems.Experience in developing technical documentation for issues and/or training.Experience using agile and/or spiral development models.Experience developing solutions integrating and extending COTS products.Experience integrating COTS and GOTS products from multiple vendors.Knowledge and experience with developing distributed storage routing and querying algorithms.Experience implementing storage area networks, data warehouses and data marts.Experience optimizing storage, retrieval, back-up, and retention strategies across globally distributed, high throughput, text and multimedia storage and retrieval systems.Experience developing and deploying storage within clustered or cloud environments.Knowledge and experience with internals of HDFS, HADOOP, and/or HBase/Accumulo or BIG TABLE.We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.