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Senior Principal Systems Engineer

Financial Services Industry
Scottsdale, AZ
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Senior Principal Systems Engineer (Concepts and Architecture)

Defense & Space Industry

Contract: 1-Year

Location: Scottsdale, AZ

Experience: 15 Years


  • Lead assessment of Customer “hard” problems, & define missions & conceptual systems
  • Develop advanced Cloud system concepts, architectures including functional decomposition
  • Develop analytic models, simulations & perform analysis of complex Cloud Systems
  • Develop top-level system Concepts-of-Operation descriptions
  • Propose & lead (Principal Investigator) Independent Research & Development projects
  • Lead Customer funded technology-mission studies
  • Provide Cloud subject matter expertise and independent review during program execution
  • Direct technical initiatives for future business through concept paper development & RFI/RFP evaluation


  • 3+ years of experience with working in designing and implementing hybrid and cloud based information management systems
  • 3+ years of experience with commercial cloud service providers, including Amazon Web Services such as GovCloud
  • Experience in leading designs at the solutions level space/ground systems architectures including antenna systems, data processing, management, TT&C, mission planning, and associated flight dynamics
  • Experience as a DevOps engineer deploying secure cloud infrastructure and applications using cloud infrastructure as code (IaC) using frameworks like Terraform and Ansible Manager
  • Experience with microservices designs and implementations including docker, Kubernetes, helm, and rancher
  • Experience with CI/CD tools including GitLab and Jenkins
  • Familiarity with RMF security frameworks and achieving ATO
  • 15+ years of experience in a Systems Engineering role
  • Extensive cross-disciplines experience, including hardware, software, system integration-test
  • Effective written & oral communicator, including strong skills in development of Customer presentations
  • Passionate about designing & building high quality systems
  • Ability to work in project teams of highly talented technologists


Bachelor of Science in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) related field, Agile experience preferred, plus a minimum of 10 years of relevant experience; or master’s degree plus a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience.


Department of Defense TS/SCI security clearance is preferred at time of hire. Candidates must be able to obtain a TS/SCI clearance within a reasonable amount of time from date of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

Company Description
Company safeguards the financial markets and helps them run efficiently, in times of prosperity and crisis. Company is positioned at the center of global trading activity, processing over 100 million financial transactions every day, pioneering industry-wide, post-trade solutions and maintaining multiple data and operating centers worldwide.

Financial Services Industry

Why Work Here?
Leadership senior role responsible for the development, and customization of cutting-edge Blockchain applications and services.

Company safeguards the financial markets and helps them run efficiently uniquely positioned at the center of global trading activity processing over 100 million financial transactions every day., Company pioneers' industry wide post trade solutions and maintains multiple worldwide data and operating centers.


Scottsdale, AZ



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