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Project Engineer

Project Engineer

Arlington, VA
  • Vision , Medical , Dental , Paid Time Off , Retirement
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Job Title: Project Engineer

Location: Pentagon, Arlington, VA - Onsite

Clearance: Top Secret Security Clearance Required

Citizenship: US Citizenship Required

AttainX, Inc. is a leading technology solutions provider committed to delivering innovative infrastructure services. We are in search of a highly skilled and experienced Project Engineer to oversee large data center lifecycle projects. As a Project Engineer, you will play a pivotal role within our dynamic team, you will be responsible for managing critical aspects such as power leading teams in IT systems lifecycle, analyzing, prototyping, designing, testing, and implementing IT systems. If you have a demonstrated and advanced background and have 6+ years of IT project experience and a Top-Secret Security clearance, we encourage you to apply.

Qualifications and Education Requirements:

  • BS in computer science, information systems, engineering, or related field or equivalent.
  • Minimum of 6 years of IT project experience, with at least 3 years in a senior level role.
  • Proven expertise in leading teams through the IT systems lifecycle.
  • Background and experience with analyzing, prototyping, designing, testing, and implementing IT systems.
  • Proven experience managing complex data center projects from initiation to completion.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills with the ability to motivate and guide cross functional teams.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills, with the ability to explain complex issues and maintain positive working relationships.
  • Attention to detail with an ability to operate effectively across multiple priorities.
  • U.S. Citizen with an Active Top Secret Security Clearance.

Job Duties:

  • Lead and motivate cross functional teams in the execution of IT systems lifecycle projects.
  • Foster collaboration among team members to achieve project goals and timelines.
  • Analyze project requirements and develop comprehensive plans for prototyping, designing, testing, and implementing IT systems.
  • Ensure adherence to project requirements, timelines, and quality standards throughout the system’s lifecycle.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to create prototypes that align with the project objectives.
  • Lead the design phase, translating requirements into actionable plans and technical specifications.
  • Oversee testing processes, ensuring thorough validation of IT systems functionality.
  • Manage the smooth implementation of IT systems, addressing any issues that may arise.
  • Develop comprehensive project plans outlining timelines, milestones, and resource requirements,
  • Execute and manage end-to-end data center lifecycle projects, ensuring adherence to timelines and budget constraints.
  • Possess understanding of large infrastructure technologies, including but not limited to HPE, Nugenix, Dell, EMC, and cloud service providers such as AWS, Azure and GCP.
  • Stay current with emerging trends and advancements in data center technologies.
  • Monitor and optimize power consumption within data center facilities.
  • Manage network utilization to ensure optimal performance and efficiency.
  • Assist with storage solutions, implementing efficient data storage and retrieval strategies.
  • Collaborate with technical teams to address storage capacity and performance requirements.
  • Interface with internal and external stakeholders, including vendors, to gather requirements and ensure project alignment with business objectives.
  • Communicate project updates, risks successes to stakeholders at regular intervals.

Non-Essential Functions:

  • General Duty Requirements

About Us

AttainX Inc. is SBA Certified 8(a), Women Owned Small Business (WOSB), Economically Disadvantaged WOSB (EDWOSB), CMMI Level 3, ISO 9001:2015 certified QMS and Silver Level SaFe Partner. For more than 12 years, AttainX, Inc. has delivered emergent technologies, software products, and high-quality services that meet the needs of our Federal Government customers.

The last 3 years have shown significant company growth as we have increased our contracts portfolio and hold the “Best in Class” contract vehicles, GSA MAS and OASIS Small Business and 8(a) Pools 1, 2 and 3. In addition, we are prime on several Agency Specific IDIQ’s and BPA’s with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Energy, Navy, Health and Human Service and the Defense Intelligence Agency.

AttainX is dedicated to quality and best practices for the services we provide. We understand our people are the key ingredient to ensuring our customers Mission and Goals are met with excellence.


We are proud to offer competitive compensation and benefits packages to include paid vacation, medical, dental, vision, matching 401K plan, tuition/training reimbursement, and Long & Short-Term Disability.

EEO Commitment:

AttainX is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer, we are committed to providing a workplace that is free from discrimination based on race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, pregnancy, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, local, or international law. These protections also extend to applicants. Follow the links below to find out more.

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If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable workplace accommodation, please send an email to Human Resources. Indicate the specifics of the assistance needed.

Physical Demands:

Sitting and working on a computer for long, continuous periods each day; effective communications by telephone, email, and face-to-face; standing, walking, and sitting; handling and feeling objects or controls; reaching; talking and hearing; lifting and/or moving up to 10 pounds; and specific vision abilities including close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust and focus.

Work Environment: The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.



Arlington, VA
22202 USA



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