Senior System Engineer
Description Job Description The Homeland Security Solutions Operation within Leidos is looking for a Senior Systems Engineer to provide leadership on a mission-critical program supporting assigned division within Passenger Systems Program Directorate (PSPD) in Customs and Border Protection (CBP). PSPD supports the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and CBP critical missions, specifically screening and processing travelers at the ports of entry (POEs) into the United States. The Senior Systems Engineer plays a key role in Enterprise Architecture team with primary focus on the assigned portfolio. HeShe will work closely with Chief Engineer on the program and assist in development of system engineering documentation for the portfolio applications, such as System requirements, capabilities, and interface control documents, using Confluence and other collaboration and architecture tools. Also assists in development of agile methodology (SAFe, Scrum, Scrum of Scrums, Kanban, SecDevOps). This includes backlog structure and management, governancechange control, and other key processes leads the execution at the portfolio level. Provide technical support for the development, engineering, interfacing, integration, and testing of specific components of complex on-prem and cloud applications to include requirements elicitation, analysis and functional allocation, conducting systems requirements reviews, developing concepts of operation and interface standards, developing system architectures, and performing technicalnon-technical assessments. Assist with operational, technical tool standardization, consistent CICD pipelines, and system and services views for architectures using applicable DHSCBP set security standards. Primary
ResponsibilitiesServe as the Leidos principle IT engineer to provide engineering expertise and guidance for the design, development, implementation, and sustainment of IT solutions that enhance overall system performance and availability. Conduct engineering system development tasks including system requirements analysis, system architecture and design, preliminary design, critical design, system integration, formal verification, and formal validation. Perform
RequirementsAnalysis Engineering and other system engineering practices. Produce technical documentation in support of engineering solutions that include, but are not limited to, architectural drawings, detailed design specifications, and thorough implementation instructions. Maintain standards compliance Develops update, and maintain program of record documentation. Manage and monitor all installed systems and infrastructure Monitor the installation, configuration, testing, and maintenance of operating systems, application software and system management tools Proactively ensure the highest levels of systems and infrastructure availability Monitor and test application performance for potential bottlenecks, identify possible solutions, and work with developers to implement those fixes Maintain security, backup, and redundancy strategies Write and maintain custom scripts to increase system efficiency and lower the human intervention time on any tasks Basic
QualificationsThe individual selected for this position should have a broad technical background spanning many of the technical areas supported by the program. The ability to clearly articulate technical messages for a variety of audiences, both through written and verbal means, will be a critical skill necessary for the success in this position. 10-12 years' experience engineering and architecting enterprise IT solutions Demonstrated expertise in systems engineering, including requirements analysis and system architecture design Strong verbal and written technical communication skills Ability to liaise with government, vendors and other IT personnel for problem resolution Extensive understanding and experience programming and designing software using Java, J2EE, Angular, ReactJS, Spring MVC, JQuery, JSF, JSP, MyBatis, Hibernate, IBM MQ, Kafka, ELK, PLSQL, Oracle, WebLogic, Tomcat and AWS cloud services Experience with modern development software, tools, and methodologies Jenkins, GitLab, Jira, Nexus, Maven, Open
Qube, Fortify, Junit, Karma, Selenium, Cyprus, Docker, Artifactory ship Ability to obtain a Public Trust clearance BABS or equivalent experience and 12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10 years or prior relevant experience.
PreferredQualifications Demonstrated experience in network and cyber security design, engineering and operations with emphasis on DHS capabilities Demonstrated experience developing models using Sparx EA, Splunk, Mule
Force Experience with NIST SP 800 series or ISO 27000 series documents for information security management and risk assessment Demonstrated experience with server virtualization technologies such as VMware, Citrix, or Hyper-V Demonstrated experience with operating systems such as RedHat Linux and Windows Server Demonstrated experience in ITIL, ISO20000 ISO27001 implementations At least one nationally recognized vendor certification Cloud Technical, Business or TCO Accreditation Cloud Architect, DevOps or SysOps Associate or Professional Certification Active CBP BI CBP experience CBPOIT External Referral Bonus Eligible Potential for Telework No Clearance Level