Systems Engineer, Senior in Chantilly, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 8/6/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0021519

Systems Engineer, Senior

Key Role:

Perform complicated and difficult software and systems design engineering assignments under general supervision requiring a high degree of technical competence reflecting current state–of–the–art applications. Maintain full technical responsibility for planning, organizing, and conducting technical projects in the design and development of computer systems hardware and software. Conceive and plan projects involving the assessment of basic architecture and current hardware limitations, definition, and selection of new concepts and approaches, design, develop, and implement non–routine major software engineering applications, analyze and investigate major software engineering project tasks, define complex design specifications and parameters, develop and apply major routines and utility programs, resolve difficult hardware and software compatibility and interface design considerations, and analyze system architecture requirements and structures. Conduct independent technical investigations in software and systems design. Coordinate and consolidate design efforts on major projects. Prepare design specifications, analysis, and recommendations for presentation and approval. Provide technical guidance to junior engineers and design support personnel.

Basic Qualifications:

-10+ years of experience with systems engineering and systems administration

-Experience in working with Linux, UNIX, and Windows

-Experience in working with Cloud engineering, Amazon Web Services, Big Data architectures and systems, virtualization, or Cybersecurity

-Experience in working with the integration of commercial or custom software and Web services

-Experience in working with Java development projects

-Experience in working with relational databases and managing data and ETL processes

-Experience with the software development life cycle, including Agile

-Ability to work across diverse mission areas simultaneously, operate in a fast–paced environment, make effective and timely decisions, solve problems, and facilitate organizational and procedural changes
-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph
-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with scripting in Shell, Python, Perl, or Bash

-Experience with Apache Tomcat

-Experience with storage area network (SAN) or network–attached storage (NAS)

-Experience with Internet protocols

-Experience with security or vulnerability assessment

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills to lead and work well with team members, customers, and stakeholders

-BA or BS degree in CS, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or a related technical field


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance with polygraph is required.

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