• Systems Engineer

    Location US-MD-Columbia
    Posted Date 6 days ago(12/3/2018 11:39 AM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Experience (Years)
    Systems Engineering
  • Overview

    WOOD is currently hiring  Systems Engineer, Level 4 to join our team in the Columbia, MD area. The Systems Engineer applies systems engineering principles throughout the systems life cycle phases: Concept, Development, Production, Utilization, Support, and Retirement. Interacts with the Government regarding systems engineering technical consideration and for associated problems, issues or conflicts.


    • Provide system expertise in use, administration, and back-end modification of JIRA and Confluence to facilitate tracking and monitoring of Mission Needs and associated solutions plans being developed as part of the customer's solution process
    • Serve as the principal liaison between the Requirements Management Program and other customer offices using JIRA/Confluence and the service provider


    *All Candidates must have a TS/SCI clearance with a Polygraph

    • Ten (10) years of systems engineering experience
    • Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree in computer science, information systems, engineering or other related discipline
      • A Master's degree or PhD may be substituted for two (2) years of experience
    • Familiar with agile development and test methodologies
    • Recent demonstrated experience in the administration and back end engineering of JIRA/Confluence
    • Familiar with automating reporting and tracking diverse projects within JIRA/Confluence
    • Recent experience in integrating the requirements of multiple organizations using the JIRA/Confluence Tool
    • Excellent interpersonal skills and diplomacy. Excellent oral and written communication skills

    Individual Capabilities Desired:

    • Familiarity with the customer's use of JIRA/Confluence
    • Experience in administering and supporting a SharePoint environment
    • Experience in administering and supporting the use of PlanIT
    • Existing relationships with other customer users of the JIRA/Confluence tool
    • Firm knowledge of the System Engineering discipline with emphasis on requirements definition, refinement, collection and documentation
    • Comfortable in dealing with customer senior leadership including briefings
    • Use of Visio, PowerPoint, or other presentation software to develop clear graphical representations
    • Excellent analytic, definition of issues and problem solving skills
    • Strong writing and communication skills


    WOOD Consulting Services is headquartered in Fulton, Maryland with an office in Washington, DC. WOOD embraces a simple philosophy… take care of our people and they will take care of our customers. We seek to hire and retain high caliber-talent to meet the needs of our customers with excellent services. For over 20 years, WOOD has followed that philosophy and built a reputation as reliable mission-enablers helping U.S. agencies achieve mission success.


    WOOD is an Equal Employment 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.



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