Perspecta Systems Engineer Senior Technical Specialist in Chantilly, Virginia
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.
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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 will analyze and review network requirements for a large software development team responsible for development, test, installation, customer interface and O&M activities for several applications supporting the classification of data and documents. The Systems Engineer will be responsible for interfacing with multiple stakeholders to assess and understand the requirements to ensure that user stories are consistent and applicable across all products. The Systems Engineer is responsible for overseeing functional and non-functional networks requirements for multiple products within the project team. The System Engineer’s primary duties include managing and verifying network requirements; capturing detailed descriptions of user needs and product functionality; and ensuring the project team has clear, consistent and testable documentation in user stories and completion criteria. The System Engineer will also reconcile conflicts; decompose high-level information into the appropriate level of detail for team members; and participate in peer reviews of networks requirements documentation.
Ability to work as part of a team as well as take initiative to complete taskings independently. Ability to work closely with client, provide process improvement suggestions, and respond to actions in a timely manner. Experience with requirements gathering and triage will be expected.
Excellent communication skills – written and verbal
Focused on strategy, process, governance, and also procurement/acquisition
Ability to manage requirements for multiple projects
Ability to work rapidly in a high tempo, dynamic environment that often requires multitasking
Advance knowledge in MS Office, MS Project, and SharePoint
Must be able to work in a collaborative team and provide deliverables with minimal rework
Required : Proficient in the use of Microsoft Excel & SharePoint -
Prior experience and knowledge of Systems Engineering processes and lifecycle
Desired : Knowledge of Agile Methodologies - Lean Six Sigma certification
Experience working in an Agile environment Preferred
Clearance Required TS/SCI with Poly
12 to 15 years with BS/BA
10 to 13 years with MS/MA
7 to 9 years with Ph.D.
Location- Chantilly, VA
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Req # 2019-54091
Category Information Technology
# of Openings 1
Job Location US-Chantilly-VA
Clearance Top Secret/SCI w/Poly
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