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Senior Motion GEOINT Services Systems Engineer

Chantilly, VA 20151
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The Intelligence group provides high-end systems engineering and integration products and services, data analytics and software development to national and military intelligence customers. Serving federal agencies and the Intelligence Community for more than 50 years, the Intelligence group helps our clients meet their mission needs by providing trusted advisors, leading-edge technologies, and innovative solutions.



The NGA Motion GEOINT Services Systems Engineer (SE) will:

  • Provide SE&I&A SME to implement vision to replace stovepipe Motion Imagery(MI) TPED with an open NSG enterprise, system of systems service-oriented architecture
  • Ensure Motion GEOINT Services Project Capability Mission Based Outcomes (MBO) are achieved, providing requisite capabilities and services to meet mission and GEOINT (GI) community user needs
  • Perform technical systems analysis of alternatives and recommendations on using and implementing NSG Enterprise services and operations, leveraging industry best practices
  • Assess current and future technology, and ensure the Motion GEOINT Project leverages innovative tradecraft and best practices, and captures lessons learned
  • Perform stakeholder need datamining and interface with various NSG enterprise orgs, contractors and industry on technology, IT implementation alternatives, techniques, process and best practices


Required Qualifications:

  • Active TS/SCI clearance
  • BS in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Math, or related scientific or technical discipline
  • 16+ years IT and/or Systems Engineering / Integration experience, with a minimum of 10 years of recent agency-specific experience
  • 5 years SE&I experience working with GEOINT capabilities/systems/segments/services
  • Proficiency applying SE&I processes, mission needs, engineering and analysis, project planning, IV&V, and transition, and risk and readiness management
  • SE&I experience implementing open system, service-based architectures (e.g., understanding hybrid (SOA & REST-based) architecture patterns, Enterprise Architecture interoperability frameworks providing orchestration)
  • Experience troubleshooting and problem-solving technical and non-technical issues
  • Strong customer service and teaming skills; ability to collaborate in cross-functional teams
  • Strong oral/written communications; ability to explain technical issues clearly and accurately to non-technical staff
  • Demonstrated ability to adjust to changing priorities

Desired Qualifications:

  • MS in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Math, or related scientific or technical discipline
  • Relevant certifications such as SE&I (INCOSE), IT (ITIL), IA (CISSP) Agile (Scrum) or SAFe
  • Familiarity/Proficiency with agile SWE practices & programming languages (e.g., Python)
  • Demonstrated ability to translate mission needs and user requirements into end-to-end designs for systems that involve multiple interfaces and supporting data repositories
  • Systems & Ops Analysis Experience - Determining how changes affect outcomes, and how to analyze mission and content needs and product requirements to create a design
  • Knowledge of media production, communication, & dissemination techniques & methods
  • Ability to identify technology gaps/infusion opportunities in current capabilities/processes
  • Geospatial/GEOINT architecture, analysis, capability implementation, process experience
  • Experience using geospatial information, logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative technical solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems
  • Experience in system activity & data modeling, transaction flow analysis, internal control and risk analysis, GEOINT business methods and performance measurement techniques
  • Experience with XML, UML and Binary code
  • Working knowledge of NGA acquisition/baseline configuration/ change management processes
  • Knowledge of Cloud Computing initiatives [e.g., interoperability platform patterns & tenets {virtualization (HW and SW)}, interface abstraction, open standards, frameworks (NIST)]
  • NGA, IC/DoD IT knowledge [e.g., ICITE, cloud architectures/missions, as-is/future vision]
  • A/B ISR TCPED SLC (e.g., FMV, MAWS, WAPS/WAS, MTI, ABI, SOM, exploitation) exp.
  • Manned/unmanned ISR experience (e.g., NSG Expeditionary Activities, ISR Task Force)
  • Project Engineer / Task Lead experience

About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to do just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is anAA/EEOEmployer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

As a government contractor, Perspecta abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).


  • Information Technology
Posted: 2020-07-05 Expires: 2020-08-04

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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