Chief Engineer

Job Description

Chief Engineer shall be capable of collaborating on designs, able to assist with requirement deconstruction, and review work products to ensure sound technical solutions. The CE shall be able to provide feedback to the team on the quality of solutions and recommend improvements or changes if required.

The CE will work to provide competent technical leadership and responsible project direction through successful performance of a variety of detailed, diverse elements of project management tasks. The CE will collaborate with Unit Architect to ensure work products are aligned with the overall unit strategy. The CE will direct completion of tasks within estimated timeframes and budget constraints, while interfacing with client counterparts when appropriate.

Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 12 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

Minimum/General Experience: Able to collect requirements and turn them into designs and action plans for team to execute. Candidate shall be capable of reviewing technical capabilities for use with new requirements. Candidate shall have experience with VMware vCloud and Virtual Desktop products. They shall have an understanding of firewalls, routing, switching and other telecommunications systems. Knowledge of various VPN technologies such as IPSEC and SSL encrypted tunnels. Able to integrate Cloud Provider services such as Virtual Private Servers (VPS), Dynamic DNS, and Web Hosting. Understanding of Windows Environment Design, Linux Deployment and Integration with other Operating Systems. Some Apple OSX experience. Strong leadership and communication skills are critical. Please see minimum education above for general experience requirement based upon level of education.

Minimum Education: Bachelor's degree in one of the following areas: Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer and Information Security, Computer Security, and/or Network Administration from an accredited university/college with ten (10) years' experience; Master's Degree in Computer Science or related scientific/technical field with seven (7) years' experience; PhD in Computer Science or related discipline with four (4) years' experience; or equivalent combination of training and experience.

Preferred Skills and Education

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That's BAE Systems. That's Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit and follow us on Facebook:

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