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Field Site Systems Engineer

Apply 2019-53602 Kunia Camp, Hawaii Top Secret/SCI w/Poly

Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation’s most important work.  We’re a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation’s most complex challenges.  Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions.  We continually push ourselves—to respond, to adapt, to go further.  To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers.

Perspecta works with U.S. government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many ways—not only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter. 

Perspecta’s talented and robust workforce—14,000 strong—stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let’s make an impact together.

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


The System Engineer will employ a combination of science, process, innovation and personal diplomacy to support the Operational region’s organizational elements in addressing and solving challenging problems that could benefit from SE methodologies and practices.

The System Engineer will prepare, coordinate, and maintain charters and standard operating procedures for forums/processes that support management business rhythms (enabling SE functions) and the SE process areas.

The Systems Engineer will provide technical input for strategic planning and participate in a site risk management program, configuration management program and metrics management program. The SE will work closely with the site CM POCs and support the site baseline process.

The Systems Engineer will need to apply the skills and competencies of a staff-level systems engineer to advise and support the customer in applying and executing proven industry Systems Engineering processes and methodologies to effectively and efficiently address site and Enterprise needs. The SE focus will be primarily on the right side of the SE V model addressing the integration of systems/capabilities developed elsewhere into the Site baseline, O&M of mission/systems, and decommissioning of obsolete systems. This individual should be familiar with resource and configuration management techniques (applied at Site against a facilities management / O&M paradigm addressing resources like power, space, cooling, etc). This individual should be familiar with and be able to provide advanced planning / scheduling support. This position requires excellent organizational skills, excellent communication skills both written and oral, and the ability to document and track progress against actions and decisions.

The Systems Engineer will lead software and data analytic developers. The individual will be responsible for making sure the team performs their tasks, meets deadlines, makes decisions, delegates within the team, and communicates with other managers and the on-site customer.

The Systems Engineer will be charged with capturing and maintaining the Enterprise Technical Baseline, developing algorithms, prototypes and new techniques needed for interoperability with other tools and architectures.

The Systems Engineer will collect metrics and perform analysis for senior customer leadership in support of process improvement and improved data integrity for the enterprise and requirement development for future endeavors.


Individual Qualifications/Experience Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree in computer science, information systems, engineering or other related discipline plus at least 15 years of systems engineering experience. A Master’s degree or PhD may be substituted for two years of experience. A high school diploma or GED plus 19 years of systems engineering experience would also be acceptable.
  • Approve delivery of work products of multiple Process Areas defined in the ISO/IEC 15288.
  • Independently make decisions regarding engineering issues and methodology for a project
  • Ability to conceptualize and design Integrated Master Schedules and Plans (IMS/IMP).
  • Ability to work independently and on a team consisting of other contractor and government personnel.
  • Excellent communication skills at all management levels (both written and verbal).
  • Experience in preparing and presenting briefs for senior government program managers.
  • Ability to establish and execute Systems Engineering processes, particularly Baseline Configuration Management.
  • Ability to coordinate on-going activities with Hardware Planning, Installation and Integration, Civil Engineering and Systems Engineering groups in evaluation and approval of new mission system installations.
  • Experience developing and managing capability and mission requirements.

Individual Qualifications/Experience Desired:

  • Knowledge of Configuration Management controls and processes
  • Knowledge of Change Management
  • Knowledge of system migration planning
  • ITIL certification
  • Experience in the development of Facilities Roadmaps/Plans
  • Field Site experience
  • Intelligence Community experience
  • Ability to think and execute “outside the box”, against the norm.
  • Experience with power, space and cooling planning and management
  • Experience with Architecture Baseline Definition
  • Understanding of Agile development methodology
  • Demonstrated understanding of cloud architecture, ingesting and processing.
  • DoDAF Joint Architecture Reference Model (JARM)
  • Agile development methodologies and processes
  • Programming/scripting languages: T-SQL
  • Operating systems: Windows, Linux
  • Experience with data modeling, UML, and Visio
  • Experience with Confluence, Jira, and other project management tools, SQL Development Studio
  • Design, Modeling, Analysis, Testing

Thank you for your interest in Perspecta. We are excited about our company and look forward to welcoming new employees to our talented team. Perspecta was recently formed through the combination of DXC Technology’s U.S. Public Sector business with Vencore and KeyPoint.

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