• Systems Engineer L6

    Location US-MD-Ft. Meade
    Posted Date 1 month ago(4/19/2018 3:43 PM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Experience (Years)
    System and Software Engineering
  • Overview

    Systems Engineer 6


    WOOD is currently hiring a Systems Engineer to support our team in Ft. Meade, MD.  The Systems Engineer will participate in a team that provides engineering and integration analysis, architecture, technology trade studies, requirements and systems analysis, and technical planning and support.  This opportunity requires a current TS/SCI clearance with Polygraph.  


    WOOD Consulting Service, Inc. is a Management Consulting and IT Services firm providing innovative results to our Federal customers.  Our diverse array of services and solutions are designed to help our clients leverage, protect, and maximize their information technology investments.  We offer a fantastic benefits package including but not limited to:


    • 4 weeks PTO, 10 paid holidays
    • Company Sponsored Health, Dental and Vision through BCBS
    • Matching 401K
    • Educational Reimbursement up to $4500 annually
    • Continued training and learning through WOOD University
    • PMI certified training
    • Competitive salary and much, much more…



    • Provide leadership, providing guidance, manage individual assigned tasks to schedule, and drive communication and engagement with stakeholders.
    • Provide systems engineering, technical analysis and guidance to support customer’s response to corporate mission needs affecting tools/systems within their portfolio.
    • Provide relevant mission and tool understanding to investigate and triage mission needs to discover and document potential impacts.
    • Engage and collaborate with tool owners and development teams to analyze, investigate, discover and document technical assessments and responses related to mission needs affecting the portfolio.


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


    Individual Capabilities Required:

    • Twenty (20) years' systems engineering experience supporting DoD/IC programs. 
    • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Engineering (Communications, Computer, or Electrical), Computer Science, Information Systems, Mathematics, or similar degree and meets the experience requirements, or equivalent documented combination of training and experience.
      • A Master's degree in a qualifying engineering field may be substituted for two (2) years of experience, thereby reducing the requirement to eighteen (18) years of experience
    • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with a variety of stakeholders and manage politically charged environments.
    • Excellent interpersonal skills and diplomacy.
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
    • Flexible/easily adaptable within a dynamic work environment that may require surge efforts.
    • Ability to work independently and in groups to complete tasks bounded by constraints.
    • Ability to breakdown complex problem space, formulate technical strategies, build action plans, and track progress against established baselines to resolve technical challenges and meet customer expectations.
    • Knowledge and understanding of customer’s overall mission areas.
    • Rich/robust experience in basic systems engineering.

    Individual Capabilities Desired:

    • Systems engineering experience from both technical and programmatic perspectives.
    • Working knowledge of customer’s portfolio and mission applications.
    • Experience providing analysis of functional, system and non-functional requirements, data flows and dependencies.
    • Familiar with the principles and concepts of Service Oriented Architectures including Platform as a Service (PaaS), Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Software as a Service (SaaS), data management, and containerization.
    • Some experience in project management.

     WOOD is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer; all qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


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