Senior Systems Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Trace Systems (


  full-time   employee

Fort Belvoir
United States

Job Title: Senior Systems Engineer*
Job Location: Fort Belvoir, VA
Security Clearance: Position requires an active, in-scope US Government issued Secret clearance
Due to the nature of the work and contract requirements, US Citizenship is required.

Job Responsibilities:

Trace Systems is actively recruiting for an experienced Senior Sytems Engineer* to join our team based on-site with P2E in Fort Belvoir, VA. The critical role must be knowledgeable and experienced in requirements analysis, project planning, resource management, risk management, customer relationship management and strategic planning, quality assurance, enterprise-level systems deployment, and federal government security policies.

Duties to include:

Provide testing support for P2E programs based on hardware, software, firmware, and other media to deliver critical functionality to DoD users.
Be involved in vendor testing of systems including reviewing test plans, procedures, and reports; witnessing testing; developing test scenarios and scripts; and providing overall test support
Perform as a subject matter expert (SME) for network/transport systems, executing site surveys and assisting with planning and implementation of site preparation activities worldwide.
Research and recommend network and data communications hardware and
Provide documentation and project management support as well as technical expertise in matters of transport, installation, and implementation for delivery of global network infrastructure
Attend meetings, working groups, design reviews, and technology discussions which will need to be analyzed, filtered, and captured within architecture development initiatives.
Develop, coordinate and deliver briefings, white papers, working papers, and technical analyses representing the position of P2E mission requirements
Minimum Qualifications:
Must have a minimum of five (5) years experience performing technical oversight and analysis of contractor approaches, designs, best practices and documentation of long-haul transport systems
Possess demonstrated computer/automation experience with a fundamental knowledge of LAN and WAN technologies and Internet protocols.
The ability to perform Quality Assurance (Q/A) functions on behalf of the Government.
Knowledgeable of commercial and military standards and best practices applicable to Army communication sites
Minimum 7 years of related experience in design and computer network architecture and data communication networks, such as local area networks (LAN), wide area networks (WAN), intranets, extranets, and other data communications networks
Cisco certification of CCNP or higher is mandatory.

Desired Qualifications:

Master's Degree a science-related field desired


BA/BS Degree a science-related field is required

Trace Systems
Trace Systems, headquartered in Vienna, Virginia, was founded to support and defend our nation's security interests at home and abroadâ??â?? whenever and wherever. We provide cybersecurity, intelligence, communications, networking and information technology services, systems, and solutions to the United States Department of Defense, Intelligence Community and Department of Homeland Security.

To Apply: We invite you to put your talents to work by joining a growing team of dynamic professionals here at Trace Systems! Be part of a culture at our leading-edge company where you can achieve great things while fostering a satisfying and rewarding career progression. Please apply directly through the website at: #jointracesystems

Trace Systems is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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