• Systems Engineer, Sr.

    Location US-MD-Laurel
    Posted Date 1 month ago(7/3/2018 8:59 AM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Experience (Years)
    System and Software Engineering
  • Overview

    WOOD is currently hiring a Systems Engineer with Linux and/or Microsoft experience to support our team in Laurel, MD.  The Systems Engineer will support Tier III activities, to include resolving incidents/problems escalated from Tier II related to the internal workings of the software or COTS/GOTS integration.  Provide technical direction for the development, engineering, interfacing, integration, and testing of all components of complex hardware/software systems.



    • Participate in establishing and gaining approval of the definition of a system or component under development (requirements, designs, interfaces, test procedures, etc.) that provides a common reference point for hardware and software developers
    • Define the methods, processes, and evaluation criteria by which the systems, subsystems and work products are verified against their requirements in a written plan
    • Develop system design solution that satisfies the system requirements and fulfills the functional analysis
    • Develop derived requirements for Information Assurance Services (Confidentiality, Integrity, Non repudiation, and Availability); Basic Information Assurance Mechanisms (e.g., Identification, Authentication, Access Control, Accountability); and Security Mechanism Technology (Passwords, cryptography, discretionary access control, mandatory access control, hashing, key management, etc.)
    • Review and provide input to program and contract work breakdown structure (WBS), work packages and the integrated master plan (IMP)
    • Provide technical direction for the development, engineering, interfacing, integration, and testing of specific components of complex hardware/software systems to include requirements elicitation, analysis and functional allocation, conducting systems requirements reviews, developing concepts of operation and interface standards, developing system architectures, and performing technical/non-technical assessment and management as well as end-to-end flow analysis
    • Implement comprehensive SOA solutions (U) Implement operational view, technical standards view, and system and services view for architectures using applicable DoDAF standards
    • Develop scenarios (threads) and an Operational Concept that describes the interactions between the system, the user, and the environment, that satisfies operational, support, maintenance, and disposal needs
    • Review and/or approve system engineering documentation to ensure that processes and specifications meet system needs and are accurate, comprehensive, and complete (U) Conduct quantitative analysis in non-functional system performance areas like Reliability, Maintainability, Vulnerability, Survivability, Produce-ability, etc.) 
    • Other duties as assigned. Candidate should have a strong understanding of Linux Operating Systems 


    Must have a TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph.

    • Twenty (20) years of experience as a SE in program and contracts of similar scope, type and complexity is required. Demonstrated experience in planning and leading Systems Engineering efforts is required.
    • Bachelor’s degree in System Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, Engineering Management, or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required.
      • Five (5) years of additional SE experience may be substituted for a Bachelor’s degree
    • Contractor shall currently possess and maintain one of the following certifications:
      • Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert 
      • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
      • NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator (NCDA)
      • Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
      • Sun Certified Network Architect (SCNA)
      • VMware Certified Professional (vSphere 5) – VCP5
      • EMC Isilon Storage Professional (ICSP)
      • (ISC)2 – Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
      • Tibco Trained Professional – Enterprise Message Service (TTP-EMS
      • Riverbed Certified Solutions Professional (RCSP)
      • Need to be able to troubleshoot dataflow problems.
      • Must have a good understanding of NiFi/MDR1/MDR2.
      • Should have an understanding of the tenets of networking/switches/routers.

    Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

    WOOD is an Equal 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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