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Principal Systems Engineer - Top Secret Clearance, Sterling VA 20166

Description:
PDS Tech, Inc is seeking a candidate for the Principal Systems Engineer -Top Secret Clearance position located in Sterling, VA 20166. Contact Elisabeth Laspe for details. 314-669-8020 elaspe@pdstech.com
12 month Contract. Must have an Active  Top Secret Clearance SCI, SSBI, CI Poly​ to qualify.  

We are looking for an ambitious Systems Engineer to join a high-performing team of Systems Engineers, software developers and scientists applying commercial technology and emerging research to address critical national security challenges.
The successful candidate will have an insatiable curiosity about technology and an ability to learn on the job in a fast-paced agile environment. 

The position is for a systems engineer experienced in supporting the intelligence community.
The candidate will perform general systems integration tasks in an Agile development environment.
This is a non-traditional systems engineering role.
The successful candidate must be adaptable and comfortable working side by side with the customer.
Tasks will vary from sprint to sprint and include technology research, component design, systems integration, interface development, and experiment or exercise design. 
This position requires the ability to quickly gain a broad range of technical knowledge of the system, communicate effectively with both the customer, other company teams, and the factory development team, and work in a dynamic environment as a member of a small team.
The candidate performs a wide variety of tasks in coordination with other systems engineers on a diverse, multi-contractor team and will also coordinate with users and customer representatives.
This work will be performed in an exciting and dynamic R&D environment demanding rapid response and flexibility. 


Required Skills: 
· Experience with the intelligence community 
· Ability to provide systems engineering and integrator support 
· Ability to analyze system and software requirements and objectives 
· Ability to operate in a dynamic R& D environment 
· Experience with agile development processes 
· Demonstrated self-starter – proactive in determining goals and objectives and pursuing the necessary course of action 
· Conducting performance analyses, risk analyses, and trade studies 


Desired Skills: 
· AWS certification 
· Experience with DevOps 
· Familiarity with Intelligence collection, processing 
· Familiarity with big data analytics 
· Experience in interface definition and documentation 


Required Experience and Education: Minimum 6 years with a BS in Enginee
 
Job Number: 1710072582
Job Location: Sterling, VA
Duration: 12 months
Input Date: 12/11/2017
Firm Name: PDS TECHNICAL SERVICES
Attention: Elisabeth Laspe
Address: 1215 FERN RIDGE PKWY STE 231
City, State: ST LOUIS, MO 63141
Phone: 314/628-9143
800 Phone: 800/472-3737
Fax Phone: 314/628-9485
Email: cecjstlouis@pdstech.com
Website: http://jobs.pdstech.com/job-detail?id=a1i500000023BxtAAE&URLSource=cjhunter

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