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System Engineer

MetaPhase Consulting
Washington, DC
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

MetaPhase Consulting provides the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Office of the Chief Information Officer (M/CIO) with Project Management Office (PMO) oversight and management support services to include technical expertise as requested for infrastructure and software development projects.

In support of multiple IT projects, MPC is seeking a System Engineer with demonstrated expertise in systems engineering disciplines and System Development Lifecycle (SDLC) methodologies. Candidates must have a wide depth of IT knowledge to quickly ramp up to understand and implement associated technologies. The ability to be customer-facing and convey technical information to business audiences.

Basic Qualifications (Required)

  • A minimum of 8 years or more with 5+ years of direct experience in federal IT
  • Design / Architect experience with AWS and Azure including IaaS, PaaS, SaaS services
  • Enterprise PKI experience
  • Scripting / Automation skills
  • Deep understanding of cybersecurity
  • Ability to obtain a Secret clearance; U.S. Citizen

Essential Responsibilities

  • Create/review/deliver documentation that includes the following:
    • Technical Architecture Design
    • Interface Control Documentation
    • Non-Functional Requirements (NFRs)
    • VSTS Process Flow, Environment Management Plan, Network Topology Diagrams, and Code Migration Process Flow Diagrams
    • Test Plans and Test Summary reports
    • Proof of Concepts and Analysis of Alternatives
  • Perform Security and Performance Reporting/Analysis
  • Perform Gap Analysis of technical requirements and potential solution sets
  • Manage/Submit Sprint Reporting in AzureDevOps
  • Validation of system/design documentation

Work Location

TBD - Current exceptions for full telework during COVID-19 pandemic



Education Level

Minimum Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or related field (Masters Preferred)

Clearance Level

Public Trust (Secret preferred); U.S. Citizenship required (NO EXCEPTIONS)

About MetaPhase Consulting

MetaPhase Consulting is different with a purpose - demonstrating a new approach to the industry that puts employees and culture first! We continue to be recognized by industry as one of the fastest growing and most impactful consultancies in the nation, and are aggressively hiring to grow our team:

Fastest Growing

  • Inc 5000 Fastest Growing Company - 2020, 2021, 2022
  • Washington Technology Fast 50 Award - 2019, 2020, 2021
  • Washington Business Journal 2021 - 75 Fastest Growing Companies in Greater Washington

Best Places to Work

  • Washington Post “2022 Best Places to Work”
  • Washington's Business Journal's “2022 Best Places to Work” in Greater Washington.
  • Financial Times America's Fastest Growing Companies - 2021, 2022
  • Virginia Businesses “2022 Best Places To Work In Virginia”
  • 2022 Virginia Business Magazine Best Places to Work
  • Northern Virginia Technology Council Top 100 Technology Firms 2020

Culture & Leadership

  • 2021 Washington Business Journal Small Business - CEO of the Year
  • Northern Virginia Technology Council Top Tech CEO Award Winner 2019
  • FedScoop 50 - Industry Leadership Award Nominee
  • 2022 SECAF Government Contractor Awards ($27.5 to $50 Million in Revenue)
  • 2022 FedScoop Best Bosses Finalist, Andy Glaser and Brett McLaren
  • 2021 Moxie Award Finalist

MetaPhase Consulting 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, disability or veteran status, or any other factors protected by federal, state, or local law.

MetaPhase Consulting


Washington, DC



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