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Systems Engineer - Information Security Specialist

Perspecta
Chantilly, VA 20151
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Intelligence

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.

Responsibilities

Using a holistic approach, designs, develops, evaluates and modifies end-to-end systems and systems-oriented products through their entire life cycle. Generates quantifiable requirements based on customer description, system planning and design, and acquisition logistics. Ensures requirements comply with client requirements and government standards through formal verification methods. Translates high level product development strategies into system requirement specifications and works with other engineering disciplines to develop lower level detailed implementation requirements. Establishes and coordinates development of standards, practices, and procedures as related to the overall product development. Designs interfaces and brings system elements together so they work as a whole. Assesses performance using evaluation criteria and technical performance measures. Customer liaison and support for business development activities and to understand and shape requirements. Participates in system conceptual design and documentation of the design concepts. Translates high level product development strategies into system requirement specifications and works with multi-discipline engineering teams to develop lower level detailed requirements. Participates in design reviews of components (hardware and software) to ensure applicability to the current system and traceability of requirements through compliance verification and validation. Generates system level requirements verification procedures and customer acceptance test procedures. Reviews test plans/procedures and ensures they meet the objectives of the contractual requirements and participates in the testing process to validate requirements.

The Systems Engineer provides ISSO, security planning, documentation support, security assessment and authorization oversight to multiple ongoing hardware, middleware and software projects across a diverse Engineering organization. The Systems Engineer uses multiple elements of the Systems Engineering V and project lifecycle to understand the correct contextual application of Information Security and accreditation practices. The SE works extensively with information security and risk management personnel to provide guidance to project managers, technical personnel and customer leads. The SE supports governance activities, help with baseline control, SE process tasks and provides a weekly status summary to a dynamic customer organization. The engineer also performs inventory and baseline management tasks for physical hardware inventory.

Qualifications

Requires 6 to 10 years with BS/BA or 6 to 8 years with MS/MA or 3 to 5 years with PhD. Experience with the customers inventory management and responsible property tools is desired. The SE is desired to have experience in the following areas:

  • Previous ISSO experience
  • A&A
  • Strong systems analysis skills, with ability to identify and accurately describe systems issues and coordinate with InfoSec professionals
  • Understanding of Systems Engineering Methodology and principles
  • Ability to write clearly, articulately and use appropriate provided templates, formats, and checklists to author documentation to include discrepancy reports, correspondence regarding system issues, and weekly activity report inputs.
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills and an ability to work with engineers and managers to resolve issues and problem solve

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 just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

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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 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 contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)
Posted: 2019-09-14 Expires: 2019-10-14

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