Systems Engineer Sr Principal - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Fort Meade
United States


Open position on Customer'steam supporting enterprise systems engineering for the Presentation Product portfolio. In this capacity, the selected candidate will participate in a team that provides engineering and integration analysis, architecture, technology trade studies, requirements and systems analysis, and technical planning and support.  Work required across the portfolio includes:

  • Provide leadership, providing guidance, manage individual assigned tasks to schedule, and drive communication and engagement with stakeholders.
  • Provide systems engineering, technical analysis and guidance to support organization's response to corporate mission needs affecting tools/systems within their portfolio.
  • Provide relevant mission and tool understanding to investigate and triage mission needs to discover and document potential impacts.
  • Engage and collaborate with tool owners and development teams to analyze, investigate, discover and document technical assessments and responses related to mission needs affecting the portfolio.
  • Work with customer to aid in discovery of service duplication and/or efficiencies across the  organization.

Individual Capabilities Desired:

  • Systems engineering experience from both technical and programmatic perspectives.
  • Working knowledge of Organization's portfolio and mission applications.
  • Experience providing analysis of functional, system and non-functional requirements, data flows and dependencies.
  • Familiar with the principles and concepts of Service Oriented Architectures including Platform as a Service (PaaS), Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Software as a Service (SaaS), data management, and containerization.
  • Some experience in project management.



Individual Capabilities Required:

Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree in computer science, information systems, and engineering or other related discipline plus at least 20 years of systems engineering experience. A Master’s degree or PhD may be substituted for two years of experience. A high school diploma or GED plus 24 years of systems engineering experience would also be acceptable.

Required capabilities:

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with a variety of stakeholders and manage politically charged environments.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and diplomacy. Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Flexible/easily adaptable within a dynamic work environment that may require surge efforts.
  • Ability to work independently and in groups to complete tasks bounded by constraints.
  • Ability to breakdown complex problem space, formulate technical strategies, build action plans, and track progress against established baselines to resolve technical challenges and meet customer expectations.
  • Knowledge and understanding of customer’s overall mission areas.