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Software Systems Engineer - SME

Dezign Concepts LLC
Herndon, VA
  • Expired: October 04, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.
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Salary Range: Up to $220K

Job Summary

We are expanding our Data Management Engineering team. We are seeking a highly skilled System Engineer to enhance our existing technical team supporting the advancement of AI/ML/Data Science technologies.

**Please note: This job requires an existing Top Secret Clearance and Polygraph**

Responsibilities and Duties

The Principal Systems Engineer will execute all aspects of the systems engineering discipline, to include software design, build, integration and test, training, deployment and sustainment activities for applications within the portfolio. Additionally, he/she will perform engineering activities such as: developing system test requirements; planning, execution, and analysis in support of system integration and verification.
He/She will work with the client to perform analysis necessary to define and document requirements for software releases; work with the Requirements Manager to ensure up to date requirements traceability matrices are in place; assist in the creation/management of a project schedule based on development and release activities.
The ideal candidate will also develop Interface Control Documents as requested; provide recommendations to minimize risk when introducing new tools or features. He/She will work with the client to capture and document high-level use cases and requirements, define and document ecosystem software capability components. The SE will also support the creation of a high-level enterprise-wide ecosystem as outlined in the client's data strategy. This position works closely with executive staff and Technical Directors throughout multiple organizations and high-performing teams to meet mission needs. The SE will assist these personnel with identification and possible mitigation approaches for issues and opportunities as they arise.

Experience Needed:
  • Citizenship: Must Be a US Citizen
  • Existing Clearance Required: Active Top Secret SCI with Poly
  • 13+ years of relevant engineering experience with demonstrated knowledge in systems design, build, integration, and test
  • Conducting system performance analysis and developing technical performance risk mitigation strategies
  • Ability to analyze issues and define solutions
  • Ability to perform trade studies to optimize system performance
  • Capable of generating detailed systems design and configuration management documentation
  • Exhibit agility in addressing impromptu customer requirement changes, or resolving urgent issues

Required Education:
  • 13 + years of relevant experience with a Bachelor's degree in a STEM related discipline; or 11 years of relevant experience with a Master's degree in a STEM related discipline

Desired Skills:
  • Experience working in cross discipline teams
  • Networking system design in classified environments and systems accreditation
  • Experience with python or other scripting languages

Interested! Apply Now for immediate Consideration!

Health Benefits

Medical, Dental, Vision, Health Savings Account and more.

Work/Life Balance

Paid Time Off, Holidays, Social Events, Employee Assistance Program and Team Building

Financial Opportunities

401K, Annual and Referral Bonuses and Tuition Assistance

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Company Overview

At Dezign Concepts, we are building a collaboration of professionals to help supply commercial, government and the intelligence communities with the services they need to excel in current and future endeavors. We are a growing company where providing outstanding solutions and delivering impeccable service is our highest priority. We believe that great people make great companies and every day we strive to provide the type of environment that encourages creativity, growth and satisfaction.

Dezign Concepts provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Dezign Concepts LLC


Herndon, VA
22070 USA