Sr Systems Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Annapolis Junction
United States


JOB DESCRIPTION: Come be a part of the SAIC team in Fort Meade MD, where we help address the nation’s most pressing and complex challenges. SAIC works with our customers on missions that strengthen security and safety and protect the basic values of our society. We have an opening for a Sr Systems Engineer. Join a dedicated SAIC team providing innovative systems engineering support with our partner, to the Mission Customer.

Specifically, the successful engineer for this position will provides support, analysis, and research into complex technical problems and provides solutions which are innovative. Have extensive experience authoring system requirements and developing flowcharts, layouts, and documentation to identify requirements and solutions. Will liaise with users to track additional requirements and features. Document interfaces between new and legacy systems and has documented experience with Transition and Decommission efforts. Have the ability to quickly understand and explain technical details, demonstrates excellent analytical skills, and has a good problem-solving attitude. Work under consultative direction toward predetermined long-range goals and objectives. Think independently and demonstrates exceptional written and oral communications skills. Will also be expected to assist in designing, developing, coordinating, and conducting training programs as well as in the development and implementation of test plans, procedures, traceability matrices, and conducting user acceptance testing (UAT) sessions, and will be experienced with Jira and Confluence. Experience with Agile Scrum software development practices required; Scrum Master experience preferred. Proficiency with APIs and REST calls preferred.

COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees are required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. All SAIC employees must be fully vaccinated and they must submit proof of vaccination on their first day of employment. Prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at Contact Us and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Where work is performed strictly at a customer site, customer site vaccination requirements preempt SAIC's vaccination policy.



-At least seven (7) years of experience as a systems engineer and a Bachelor’s degree in Systems Engineering or related discipline is required.

-Experience with Agile Scrum software development practices required



Skills: Front End User Interface (UI) Development, Middle-Tier Development, Back-End Development, Full Stack Development, Data Modeling, DevOps, Service Oriented Architecture (SOA), “wrapping” legacy systems or components as Web Services within a SOA framework

Commercial Technologies: Accumulo, ActiveMQ, Adage, Akka, Angular, Apache, ASP.NET, Atlassian, Backbone, Bootstrap, CentOS, CoffeeScript, CSS, Eclipse, Elastic, ExtJS, Git, Gradle, Hadoop, Hibernate, Highcharts, HTML, IDE, IntelliJ, Firebug, Java, JavaScript, Jira/Confluence, jQuery, JSON, Maven, MongoDB, MBatis, MySQL, Node.js, Oracle, Postgres, React, Redis, RESTful Web Services, Scala, Selenium, Sencha Architect, SOAP Web Services, Spring, Spring MVC/Beans, SQL, Squirrel, Subversion, Tomcat, Twitter, Web Security, XML

Government Technologies: ASDF, CASPORT, GHOSTMACHINE, GOLDPOINT, Impala, ISLAND TRANSPORT, MASH, MDR-2, NETBACKUP, NiFi, Ozone Widget Framework, PKI Certificate Administration, SEAR, THECATALOG, TOOLMETRICS, TUEARTH, Xacta


Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.