Systems Engineer - SME
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university. Four (4) years of additional SE experience may be substituted for a Bachelor’s degree.
Master’s degree can be substituted for two (2) years experience
Shall have a minimum of fourteen (14) years experience as a Systems Engineer performing and providing technical direction for the development, engineering, interfacing, integration, and testing of complex hardware/software systems to include requirements elicitation, analysis and functional allocation, conducting systems requirements reviews, developing concepts of operation and interface standards, developing system architectures, or performing technical/non-technical assessment and management as well as end-to-end flow analysis.
Provides expert support, analysis and research into exceptionally complex problems, and processes relating to complex computer systems. Serves as technical expert on executive-level project teams providing technical direction, interpretation and alternatives. Thinks independently and demonstrates exceptional written and oral communications skills. Applies advanced technical principles, theories, and concepts. Contributes to the development of new principles and concepts. Works on unusually complex technical problems and provides solutions which are highly innovative and ingenious. Works under consultative direction toward predetermined long-range goals and objectives. Assignments are often self-initiated. Determines and pursues courses of action necessary to obtain desired results. Develops advanced technological ideas and guides their development into a final product. Expertise is in a particular area of Information Technology or Mission Systems (e.g., Information Systems Architecture, Telecommunications Systems Design, Architecture, Implementation, Information Systems Integration, Software Development Methodologies, Security Engineering, Communications and Network Systems Management).
Shall have familiarity with four or more of the skills and technologies:
Worked with and familiar with Government Technologies: ASDF, CASPORT, GHOSTMACHINE, GOLDPOINT, Impala, ISLAND TRANSPORT, MASH, MDR-2, NETBACKUP, NiFi, Ozone Widget Framework, PKI Certificate Administration, SEAR, THECATALOG, TOOLMETRICS, TUEARTH, Xacta
Worked with and familiar with the SDLC, software development/engineering, including requirements analysis, software development, installation, integration, evaluation, enhancement, maintenance, testing, or problem diagnosis/resolution. The individual must be able to communicate directions and provide guidance to junior programmer/analysts, as required.
Provides expert support, analysis and research into exceptionally complex problems, and processes relating to the subject matter. Serves as technical expert on executive-level project teams providing technical direction, interpretation and alternatives. Thinks independently and demonstrates exceptional written and oral communications skills. Applies advanced technical principles, theories, and concepts. Contributes to the development of new principles and concepts.