Principal System Engineer
Required Security Clearance: Top Secret/SCI with CI Polygraph, Top Secret/SCI with Full Scope Polygraph City: Fort Meade State/Territory: Maryland Travel: None Potential for Teleworking: No Schedule: Full Time DoD 8570 IAT Requirement: None DoD 8570 IAM Requirement: DoD 8570 IASAE Requirement: DoD CSSP Requirement: None Base-2 Solutions is looking for a system engineer that 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. Position-Specific Requirements: Assist with the development of system requirements, functional requirements, and allocation of the same to individual hardware, software, facility, and personnel components. Generate alternative system concepts, physical architectures, and design solutions. Derive lower-level requirements from higher level allocated requirements that describe in detail the functions that a system component must fulfill, and ensure these requirements are complete, correct, unique, unambiguous, realizable, and verifiable. Review and/or approve system engineering documentation to ensure that processes and specifications meet system needs and are accurate, comprehensive, and complete. Capture all interface designs in a common interface control format, and store interface data in a commonly accessible repository. Experience working with change and configuration management teams. Provide technical direction for the development , engineering, interfacing, integration, and testing of all components of complex hardware/software systems to include requirements elicitation, analysis and functional allocation, conducting system requirements review, developing concept of operation and interface standards, developing system architectures, and performing technical and non technical assessment and management as well as end to end flow analysis. Develop Comprehensive SOA solutions Maintain knowledge of current and evolving agency, national, and international standards, applicable to the system development of interest. Apply and enforce use of suitable standards to ensure consistency and interoperability of developer hardware and software. Fully define interfaces in terms of origination, destination, stimulus, and data characteristics for software, and electrical and mechanical characteristics for hardware. Red Hat Certification Engineer or Comp TIA Linux+ certification is a requirement. The government will allow a period of 6 Months after acceptance on contract to obtain certification. Strong Red Hat and CentOS Linux knowledge and the ability to troubleshoot server based processing system architectures. Strong familiarity with MySQL database, LINUX scripting, Linux/Unix system administration, configuration management. Requirements: Twenty (20) years experience as a system engineer is required. Demonstrated experience in planning and leading Systems Engineering efforts 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 system engineering experience may be substituted for a bachelor's degree.