System Engineer

Location: Fort Meade, Maryland, United States
Date Posted: 01-16-2018
A minimum of 3 years systems engineering experience with SIGINT systems.
Within the last 5 years, a minimum of 3 years experience in three (3) of the specializations listed in Table C, one of which shall be specialization VIII- Systems Engineering. A BS degree in engineering, telecommunications, or related technical field may be substituted for experience in one specialization
Within the last 5 years, a minimum of 3 years development and integration experience in SIGINT systems
Within the last 3 years, a minimum of 2 years experience in at least two (2) of the Engineering Subsystem Specializations listed in Table D.
Within the last 3 years, a minimum of 2 years experience with the functionality and inter-processing of packet- and circuit-based HW & SW solutions.
A minimum of 3 years experience in performing and providing technical direction for the development, engineering, interfacing, integration, and testing of complex hardware/software systems.
This experience should also include definition of requirements and allocation of functions, conduction of systems requirements reviews, development of Concept of Operations (CONOPs) and interfacing standards, definition of architecture, technical/non-technical assessments, and end-to-end flow analysis.
A minimum of 3 years experience solving varied technical/scientific problems; and generating and reviewing designs for technical accuracy, completeness and appropriateness in light of objectives, budget, and schedule.

The selected candidate will provide design, integration, test, deployment, and sustainment support to customer systems. Primary responsibilities include:
-Development of system designs (physical, network layout, software applications) and maintenance of system design documentation packages
-Performance of system and component testing during integration of new systems and upgrades
-Lifecycle support to include logistics services, document review, development of installation and deployment plans, and other tasks required to deploy and sustain operational systems
-Periodic (infrequent) travel to OCONUS areas

Basic Qualifications
Candidates should meet the following requirements (in addition to those in the labor category definition):
-Bachelors of Science degree in a technical field.
-Demonstrated understanding and experience with SIGINT system integration
-Knowledge of modern telecommunications networks, protocols, and technologies.
-Experience using LINUX-based data processing applications, and an understanding of the LINUX environment (limited scripting, command line arguments, etc.).
Experience with COTS and GOTS processing tools used by the customer as outlined in the labor category qual sheet is also required.
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