Senior Systems Engineer

The candidate will be responsible for attending face to face meetings to gather and detail the necessary steps for activating new or transitioning existing data flows, participating in VTCs and TDYs to discuss customers’ requirements, performing and documenting the necessary steps to activate new or transition existing data flows, drafting troubleshooting guides for use by other engineers, providing engineering hardware and software engineering support, assisting in drafting technical presentation for internal/external organizations, and performing research to provide recommendations based on customers’ requirements.

Minimum Education and Experience Bachelor’s Degree and 15 years work experience or equivalent experience Required Skills and Education The candidate MUST have a minimum of five years of Dataflow and SIGINT background. The candidate will be required to attend and participate in technical and managerial meetings and participate in VTCs and TDYs as necessary in order to identify details that are necessary for activating new or transitioning existing data flows.

  • Minimum of five years of Strong Data flow and SIGINT background
  • Within the last 7 years, a minimum of 5 years’ experience in 4 of the following (NOTE: A BS degree in engineering, telecommunications or related field may be substituted for experience in 1 specialization):

o Communications Systems: Individual shall have experience in internet communications. This experience shall be with metadata, protocols, addressing, and routing of today’s internet and computer systems.

o Cellular/Personal Communications Systems: Individual shall have experience in studying, designing, developing, exploiting, and/or testing components or systems that modulate or demodulate mobile cellular/personal communications systems. Individual shall have experience with the various standards associated with these 2G/3G/4G systems. Individual shall have experience with the cellular communication processes to include frequency reuse, cell splitting, self-location, paging, call initiation, hand-off, and roaming.

o TDM/PCM Multiplexing / Modulation /Switching Systems: Individual shall have experience in designing, developing, and/or testing components or systems that modulate, demodulate, multiplex and/or demultiplex conventional Bell, CEPT, or SDH/PDH/OTN digital communications signals. Individual shall have experience with the various standards associated with these systems.

o Packet Switching System: Individual shall have experience in packet switching system networks. This experience shall be in switching systems and packet protocols most commonly used in today’s international networks. Shall be able to generate component/system specifications as well as identify solutions.

o Systems Engineering: Individual shall have experience designing and developing large-scale systems, containing multiple subsystems and requiring integration with external systems. This experience shall focus on all aspects of acquisition, requirements definition, system design, development, and training. The individual shall have experience in basic SIGINT technology as well as integrating, installing, configuring, changing, and optimizing HW & SW solutions into an overall system architecture.

  • Within the last 7 years, a minimum of 5 years development and integration experience in SIGINT systems.
  • Within last 5 years, a minimum of 3 years’ experience in at least three (3) of the following:

o Switching and Survey: SWITCH CONTROL, CIENA CoreDirector/5430, M557, GLIMMERGLASS, LL209, LIGHTREGEN, ACS, LIGHTRAID, Avvio, or equivalent

o Circuit Processing : CIRCUIT RAPTOR, LOPERS, JUGGERNAUT, UNITY, DSD, or equivalent




o Monitoring: COMMONVIEW, TUMMS, or equivalent

  • Proficient in LINUX system admin support

Preferred Skills and Education Experience with data formats

Experience designing dataflows/assessing throughput

Experience with Commercial Cloud Services (i.e. Amazon)

Experience architecting/designing/supporting an architecture dealing with transportation of many files (and formats) to various destinations.

Experience with NiFi About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. Information Solutions, based in Reston, Virginia, is among the 10 largest IT providers to the U.S. government, serving most of the federal defense and civilian marketplace. It provides network-centric command, control, computing, and intelligence (C3I) solutions; wideband networking radio systems; information systems for the U.S. intelligence community; geospatial information services; and information technology services. Leveraging its knowledge of signals and data derived from signals, Information Solutions has attained a market-leading position in advanced information technology research, intelligence analysis and production, and geospatial exploitation software. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression EEO Career Site Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities . females . veterans . individuals with disabilities . sexual orientation . gender identity . gender expression

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