NB - Sr Principal Systems Engr - (TS/SCI with Poly) in McLean, VA at Volt

Date Posted: 4/13/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    McLean, VA
  • Job Type:
    Computer Industry
  • Duration:
    100 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    4/13/2018
  • Job ID:
    71467
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    719-640-7710

Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is hiring immediately for a Sr Principal Systems Engineer in McClean VA.

Must have a current TS/SCI with Full Scope Poly

In this position you will work on complex technical problems and provide solutions. The application of advanced technical principles, theories and concepts will be necessary while contributing to the development of new principles and concepts and ensuring proper setup, configuration, and functionality of systems being deployed.

You will examine Customer data and analyze to determine the presence or absence of high rate signals, characterize any signals that are present, examine GFI data and analyze to determine the presence or absence of any new signals in the System environments. You will perform testing and verification of circuit and packet processing algorithms against known test data on various Sponsor platforms and will work with other RAST engineering teams to resolve issues identified during testing. Based on Customer data, you will analyze new and variant signals to determine techniques to extract underlying information of interest. This work may include developing software and/or scripts to support this analytic work. This work will also include working with development teams to understand the nuances of these signals to support their development work

Required Skills:

  • Minimum of 10 years engineering related work experience in Operations Planning, Execution, and Support
  • Experience working in the defense industry, the intelligence community, or other government agencies
  • Experience managing and leading teams across multiple geographic locations
  • Ability to translate mission risks to and from engineering development activities
  • Ability to plan and manage time-critical interdependent programs and interface with customers effectively
  • Demonstrated communication, presentation, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to manage across multiple disciplines in a development and mission environment
  • Ability to work within and across multi-functional groups, organizational boundaries and geographic locations
  • Ability to lead and motivate team members and be comfortable with raising issues in a timely manner
  • Ability to form teams and build bridges across diversely focused groups
  • Experience in handling operational security issues
  • Existing Top Secret/SCI Clearance with Full Scope Poly

Desired Skills:

  • Experience evaluating Operations Readiness Exercises
  • Working understanding of cost, schedule and technical integration
  • Experience in cost estimation, and risk management
  • Experience managing strategic business to drive growth
  • Experience working with Customer to derive requirements
  • Experience in several of the following: System Engineering, Signal Processing, Software Architecture, Hardware Architecture, FPGA design, Software Development, System Test, or Remote Field Deployment.
  • Understanding of telecommunication systems concepts and/or signal processing fundamentals.
  • Strong understanding of broadband communications including network operations, transport structures and switching equipment.

Required Education (including major): Bachelors of Science (BS) Degree. Majors include: Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, or Physics.

Desired Education (including major): Masters of Science (MS) Degree. Majors include: Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, or Physics.

Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience. We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions. We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions. We offer our workers competitive pay and benefits, as well as educational programs and redeployment assistance.

To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.