This position requires the applicant to obtain and maintain a DoD Clearance


Currently seeking Systems Engineer to sit onsite in Manassas, VA and work on a new extension of a Navy Program that is creating new payloads and weapons to be added to the Navy submarines. This is new development, design and prototyping.

Duties And Responsibilities

Interact with program office and user communities to refine general capability desires into specific capability requirements.

Work with the Software Engineering team to identify and document appropriate software architecture to achieve the required capabilities.

Articulate capability requirements and architectural approach to customer community via DoD Program Systems Engineering Technical Review events.

Provide leadership and guidance to other systems and software engineers, as appropriate, to champion the development, testing, and delivery of new system capabilities.

Provide input to the scheduling of program activities.

Knowledge, Skills, And Abilities

Engineering degree with knowledge of Distributed Software Systems.

Experience interacting with customers, running meetings/demos.

Experience reading/analyzing specification documents and deriving requirements from them.

Experience with software system architectures, particularly those relevant to DoD environments.

Previous software leadership experience and a willingness to collaborate with other team members to define new capabilities is a plus.

Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Ability to craft well-defined and testable requirements.

Ability to learn and adapt to new technologies.

Ability to develop unit test procedures to verify software capabilities a plus.

Knowledge of Word, Excel, and PowerPoint required.

Knowledge of IBM Rational DOORS, UML, Object-Oriented design, Linux, Networking, Software Protocols, or Algorithms is a plus.


Systems engineering, Linux, requirements gathering and analysis, DOORS, requirements definition, System administrator, object-oriented programming, algorithm development

Additional Skills & Qualifications:


BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, System Engineering, Mathematics or equivalent experience required.

2 to 10 years experience in:

Software system design

Requirements Definition

Software development a plus

DOORS experience a plus

Magicdraw experience a plus

AN/BYG-1 experience a plus

To directly apply you can also send resumes to Nicci Chalk at

This position requires the applicant to obtain and maintain a DoD Clearance

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Job Details:

Posted Date : 2022-05-07

Job type : Full Time

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