Systems Engineer/Software Engineer, Data Science

Location: Fort Meade, Maryland, United States
Date Posted: 12-14-2018
Systems Engineer/Software Engineer needed to support our Intelligence Community customer in efforts to build, secure, and deploy national security systems.
Headquartered in Columbia, MD, Secure Technologies Group (SecureTech) provides a wide range of technologies and services to assure the confidentiality, integrity and availability of our nation's cyber infrastructure. We offer a broad array of Cyber Security, Risk Management Framework, Computer Network Operations, Secure Systems Engineering and Design, and Operational Information Systems Security Services. Experienced in developing innovative solutions to cybersecurity and technology challenges, our clients look to SecureTech's dedicated team of certified professionals to develop end-to-end solutions that keep pace with the ever-changing global environment.
What you will do:
This position supports the CNO organization and assures agile and responsive attention to Mission Management and Mission Intelligence Customers’ requests for information (RFI) and other ad-hoc inquiries relating to CNO mobile and other areas. When information is not readily available via current data sets, the SE identifies other sources of information to formulate answers to RFIs. For regular or frequent inquiries, the SE shall identify along with other MM/MI strategies, mathematical algorithms, compliant queries and correlations that completes the solution.
  • The SE shall develop prototypes that demonstrate via Excel, Python, or other analyses. When official development is completed, the SE will review the results, cross-check the deliverable data with other sources in CNO tools, as well as verify formats, completeness, integrity, and reliability of the product.
  • The SE shall be responsible for developing and maintaining dashboards that track CNO tool performance metrics and display visualizations based on data sets resulting from the analytics.
  • The SE shall present/brief the newly-developed dashboards to the Customer Community, promote its use, and seek feedback and enhancements to ensure the most complete solution.
  • The SE may be required to lead a project or product effort that defines and tracks a key program indicator.
  • The SE shall define functional requirements for this effort.
Core skills include:
  • Systems Engineering – requirements, agile development, integration and testing, and quality assurance
  • Program/project management
  • Software Systems Engineering
  • Data Science including modeling, probability & statistics, elastic search stack implementation, data reduction strategies, data set optimization, data formats (XML, JSON, CSV, others)
  • Testing and Validation
  • Software Development
  • Extensive experience using MS Excel
  • Interpersonal and team relationship skills
  • Familiarity with Jupyter Notebooks and Python
The team:
Secure Technologies Group (SecureTech) is a leading cyber security engineering and services provider for the intelligence community, military branches, and federal agencies – as well as for the private sector contractors that work side-by-side with them to protect our nation’s interests worldwide. The vast cyber infrastructure that serves as our homeland’s nerve center for military, government, and commercial operations is the nation’s most vital asset. It is also our most vulnerable. We look for qualified individuals who exude the highest in work and personal ethics, and who want to be part of a team that contributes to our national security.
Do you have:
  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Engineering (Communications, Computer, or Electrical), Computer Science, Information Systems, Mathematics, or similar degree and 20 years of systems engineering experience, or M.S. or Doctoral Degree in the above fields and 18 years of SE experience, or no degree and 24 years of SE experience
  • Extensive experience (at least 5 years) working with mobile/handset equipment based on Android and iOS operating systems
  • Extensive experience working with CNO analysis tools and GUIs
  • CISSP or equivalent certification
  • Familiarity with CNO suite of tools and techniques utilized in the collection of SIGINT
  • Familiarity with data flow architecture and its moving parts
  • Excellent teamwork and relationship skills
  • Ability to perform with Government Management, software developers, and other engineers across multiple organizations
SecureTech Culture
SecureTech gives equal consideration to all qualified candidates without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender identity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, marital status, age, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, or any other protected class. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to hiring and retaining a capable, ethical, and diverse workforce. We take pride in providing our customers with talent that goes the extra mile for the mission and consistently acts in the most ethical and principled manner.
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