Systems Engineer Technical Specialist
Posted on Jun 14, 2019 by Perspecta
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 U.S. 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
Using a holistic systems engineering approach, evaluates end-to-end systems and service oriented products through their entire acquisition life cycle with experience supporting a variety of the following systems engineering disciplines: - Generates quantifiable requirements based on customer description, system planning and design, and acquisition. Ensures requirements comply with client requirements and government standards through formal verification methods; - Generates system level requirements verification and validation procedures and customer acceptance test procedures; - 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; - Assesses interfaces and integrates system elements together so they work as a whole; - Assesses performance using evaluation criteria and technical performance measures; - 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 readiness reviews of components to ensure applicability to the current system and traceability of requirements through compliance verification, validation and transition; - Participates in Lifecycle Readiness management including Independent Review Team and Readiness Review teams providing assessment of program readiness. - Reviews test plans/procedures and ensures they meet the objectives of the contractual requirements and participates in the testing process to validate requirements. - Identifies and supports the development and mitigation of risks and issues and identifies and supports the development and realization of opportunities through a risk and opportunity management process. - Participates in the execution of a mission assurance program including the development and distribution of material to promote awareness and proper application of mission assurance standards. Candidates are generally inexperienced with limited use and/or application of technical principles. Develops solutions to routine technical problems of limited scope following detailed instructions. Work is closely supervised.
Requires 10 to 12 years with BS/BA or 8 to 10 years with MS/MA or 5 to 7 years with PhD.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS 1) Active TS/SCI clearance w/Poly 2) Engineering or IT Technology systems engineering domain experience in Intelligence Community (IC), Department of Defense (DoD), or Commercial IT programs. 3) Ability to relate professionally with customers and colleagues 4) Strong written and verbal communication skills 5) Responsible, reliable and flexible 6) Passion for learning and knowledge transfer
DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS 1) Bachelor or Master degrees in Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Engineering or other Information Technology disciplines 2) Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Service Management - Foundations and especially Practitioner Certifications 3) Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certifications 4) Exposure to Intelligence Community IT Enterprise (IC ITE) service offerings and service adoption 5) Ability to lead and influence