Senior Systems Engineer

3+ months agoReston, VA


Kforce has a client in search of a Senior Systems Engineer in Reston, VA.Key Tasks:

  • Provide assessments of infrastructure modernization/project costs, design concepts, or design changes
  • Evaluate/document design specifications, installation instructions, and other infrastructures/system related information
  • Verify stability, interoperability, portability, security, or scalability of system architecture
  • Collaborate with engineers or software developers to select appropriate design solutions or ensure compatibility of infrastructure/system components, (i.e. COTS integration)
  • Evaluate current or emerging technologies to consider factors such as cost, portability, compatibility, or usability
  • Provide technical guidance or support for the development or troubleshooting of systems
  • Identify information communications technology (ICT) infrastructure components required to meet requirements and ensure secured systems
  • Analyze the integration and operation of complete ICT infrastructure components and systems
  • Investigate system components suitability for specified purposes and make recommendations regarding component use
  • Plan or execute the installation, upgrade, and/or tech refresh of infrastructure components, as required; Configure components to meet requirements and specifications
  • Develop or approve project plans, schedules, or budgets
  • Define and analyze objectives, spoke, issues, or organizational impact of ICT infrastructure
  • Develop system integration implementation plans
  • Design, conduct, or review hardware or software tests
  • Establish standards to ensure operational requirements, quality requirements, and design constraints are addressed
  • Evaluation of existing infrastructure to determine effectiveness and suggest changes to meet requirements
  • Research, test, or verify proper functions of patches and fixes


  • Master's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or relevant Engineering field
  • 10+ years of experience of relevant experience
  • Demonstrated ability to collect requirements, interpret a customer needs and cross reference to available technologies in the market space
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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