IT Systems Engineer V

Lorton, VA 22079

Posted: 02/03/2021 Job Number: 1112

Job Description

The Systems Engineer V is responsible for leading systems engineering activities and processes to include: Requirements elicitation and analysis, leading system design activities and reviews, developing technical specifications, driving adherence to the Systems Development Life Cycle methodologies and processes.
Job Qualifications:
  • Education/Experience: Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or related STEM discipline with fourteen (14) years of relevant experience OR Master’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or related STEM discipline with twelve (12) years of relevant experience OR Ph.D. in Engineering, Computer Science, or related STEM discipline with nine (9) years of relevant experience.
  • Minimum of five (5) years of experience in a leadership role.
  • Experience with system integration and testing.
  • Direct experience with leading systems engineering of complex integrated programs/systems.
  • Experience leading technical and functional teams.
  • Experience in systems engineering functions, including operations concept development, requirements management, technical risk management, and interface definition and control.
  • Experience working with Agile methodologies and DevOps.
  • Experience managing complex projects using the Atlassian suite of SDLC tools (JIRA, Confluence, etc.).
  • Proficiency in project scheduling and using scheduling tools such as MS Project.
  • Proven written and oral communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively work with and communicate with all levels of management and individual contributors on the program team.
  • Current, active Secret clearance

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with software development languages, including C, C++, Java, HTML5, or Python.
  • Experience with DoD Architecture Framework (DoDAF).
  • Experience in the architecture development of software-centric systems.
  • Experience with Identity management systems and design.
  • Experience with configuration management and software configuration management.
  • Knowledge of Smart Card Technology and related hardware/software.
  • Possess an industry certification in Agile or Scaled Agile Framework.
  • Active TS/SCI Clearance.

Travel Requirements:

Travel by car, rail, and/or air may be required domestically and international


Meet Your Recruiter

Michelle Abel

Michelle Abel, CPC, is the founder of Corporate & Technical Recruiters, Inc. She began her career after completing her undergraduate studies in Psychology at Emory University. Before founding CTR, she was a partner and CFO in a national recruiting firm. Michelle went on to establish her own firm as CEO of Corporate & Technical Recruiters. CTR's clients have a global presence and offer positions in marketing, sales, management, technology, engineering and accounting. With over 20 years of experience in the personnel field, Michelle's dedication to service makes her a leader in the industry.

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