Systems Engineer



  Full Time   Employee

Hampton Roads
United States

Provide senior level system engineering support for the LATR/TCTS and associated systems at VACAPES. Responsible for sustainment improvements to legacy systems and new systems. Improvement of reliability and integration/interaction and data exchange. Develop solutions for one of a kind installation. Perform engineering and project management, requirements development, system and network design, COTS product evaluation, cost analysis and estimation, procurement, pre-installation development and testing, systems installation and integration, with full integrated logistics support to include configuration management, documentation, and training for Navy approved network and communications projects. Plans, proposes and implements modifications, modernizations, improvements and upgrades of computer systems, communications equipment, for range reconfigurations and new facility and capability buildups. Supports equipment relocation to include cost analysis, optimization studies, engineering studies, integration and installation. Analyze system and communications network requirements to plan for projected growth, and bandwidth loading of new systems or modifications to existing systems. Support mission critical range systems and communications to include engineering, installation, and integration of servers, network appliances, and communications equipment as necessary to meet present and future communication requirements. Prepare, deliver, and submit technical papers and perform engineering studies. Develop and apply advanced methods, and analytical techniques in research, investigation and solution of complex problems. Request to improve interoperability, reliability, and maintainability, documented under CM standards in the Integrated Information Management System.

Minimum Education Level
Bachelors of Science degree, or higher, in a related engineering field such as Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or Computer Science from an accredited college or university

Minimum Experience Requirements
Five years’ experience in systems engineering, project management, system design, analysis, development, integration, testing, configuration management, and documentation

Specific knowledge of and experience with:
Linux and Microsoft Server Development and Deployment
Communications (analog, digital, and voice), Network Communications, Signal and Data Processing, Data Acquisition and Remote Control Interface Development, Computer and Display Systems Development
Advanced Network Troubleshooting of systems and communications links
Network, System and Server Monitoring Tools and Administration of Window, Unix/Linux Operating Systems
Experience installing, configuring and supporting VMWare vSphere/ESX, Windows Server 2008 & 2012 and SQL
Thorough understanding of LAN and WAN technologies including traditional wired and wireless Ethernet as well as carrier Ethernet services, MPLS, Broadband Cable/DSL, PPP, Frame-Relay, and ISDN PRI.
Experience in configuring TACLANE, Cisco Systems, Microwave data links, and wireless mesh, fiber optics and data storage systems (SAN/ NAS DAS)

Required Certifications: Network +, Security +, Operating Systems Cert

Must possess and maintain an active SECRET clearance.
Must possess and maintain a valid state Driver’s License.
Must obtain and maintain current CPR/First Aid certification.
May require current COMSEC certification

Preferred Qualifications:
Cisco Certified Network Associate
Certified Systems Administrator
National Instruments, Certified LabView Associate Developer

To apply for this job, contact:
Becky Wheeler

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