Systems Engineer

Key Role:

Support the products, technologies, and ongoing efforts within the client portfolio, and the design, development, and acquisition of IT systems to deliver a reliable tactical network in support of critical missions. Support the integration, configuration, operation, and maintenance of the network as well as troubleshoot and resolve interoperability issues across various platforms. Provide engineering expertise to activities such as development, testing, evaluating, training, and configuration management in support of client products. Provide system engineering support on the transport and networking architecture focused on tactical network capabilities. Support design reviews and perform thorough, in-depth technical evaluations and assessments of network performance and architectures, including support of risk assessments and integration strategies. Support Capability Set (CS) and Integrated Tactical Network (ITN) activities and provide technical support to evaluate and integrate new technologies to modernize communications. Collaborate with organizations and other stakeholders to coordinate the interoperability considerations. Review and understand acquisition documentation, including mission needs statements, operational needs statements, Initial Capabilities Documents (ICDs), Capability Development Documents (CDDs), Capability Production Documents (CPDs), and technical specifications, for Army tactical communications systems, and translate those requirements to support the development of technical solutions that are standards-based and cost efficient.  

Basic Qualifications:

  • Experience with network engineering
  • Experience with designing and implementing LANs or VLANs
  • Experience with routing protocols, multicast, routing configurations, and IPv4 or IPv6 addressing
  • Experience with VMware, and network protocol analysis using tools
  • Knowledge of commercial communications equipment
  • Knowledge of transport and network architectures
  • Knowledge of end-to-end network design and performance
  • Knowledge of voice and data transmission, backbone networks, and tactical communications systems
  • Secret clearance
  • Bachelor’s degree in Science

Additional Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of RF engineering


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


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