Wood Consulting Systems Engineer, Level 5 in Ft. Meade, Maryland
The Systems Engineer (SE) will provide engineering guidance and advise stakeholders through the Systems Engineering Lifecycle while ensuring necessary compliance with SE Processes (Foundational Requirements, Architectural baseline, Software Design, Test strategies, Standards, Product Assessment, Configuration Management, etc.). The SE will establish and coordinate development of standards, practices, and procedures as related to the overall product design and integration. The SE will be required to interact with and manage RDMS and NoSQL systems, in regards to the deployment, usage, and maintenance of RDMS, MONGO DB, and NoSQL systems. The SE will also develop, review, and maintain project documentation, standard procedures, process flows, roadmaps, CONOPs, and schedules.
Active Top Secret Clearance with a polygraph is required
Individual Capabilities/Experience Required:
Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree in computer science, information systems, engineering or other related discipline plus at least 15 years of systems engineering experience. A Master’s degree or PhD may be substituted for two years of experience. A high school diploma or GED plus 19 years of systems engineering experience would also be acceptable.
Must have demonstrated ability to lead both the assessing of possible candidate software solution elements (e.g., a graphing tool over requirements data, or an asset management solution) and operationalizing selected tools.
Must possess a basic understanding of the deployment, usage, and maintenance of RDMS and NoSQL systems - no need to be a DBA, just general ability to interact and manage one.
Must possess the ability to understand front-end (e.g., web-based) aspects of a solution as well as REST-based access.
Must be capable of managing schedule, cost, and operational risks, and providing schedule projections.
Experience with DEVOPS – specifically JAVA scripting with Mongo DB.
Individual Capabilities/Experience Desired:
Should have a familiarity with how to secure these systems in a manner suitable for use by the mission customers.
Experience in collaborating with peer organizations to overcome barriers to success and create shared solutions.
Knowledge of tools like JIRA and Confluence, and environments like MASH and C2S
A job history that shows variation between strategic and tactical assignments is a plus
An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
External Company Name: WOOD Consulting Services
External Company URL: www.woodcons.com