JIRA / Project Coordinator - Engineering

Posted Date 3 months ago(4/11/2022 10:28 AM)
Requisition #
Security Clearance
Full Time
Portal Location : Location


Noblis MSD’s mission is to support the Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) and Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWCPD) in their missions to enable research, development, test and evaluation, acquisition, engineering, systems integration, in-service and fleet engineering with cybersecurity, comprehensive logistics, and life-cycle savings.  Noblis MSD is seeking an Engineer to manage the Navy program’s system/software issues within the JIRA system.  This candidate will provide system engineering and technical assistance support in the Philadelphia Navy Yard.



This Engineer will provide technical and program coordination support to U.S. Navy programs. In this role, the JIRA System Engineer will be embedded with the Navy program/client, providing direct support to the development and advancement of shipboard Machinery Control Systems (MCS) technologies. Primary roles will include:

  • Track systems/software issues through JIRA
  • Provide technical coordination with engineering team to identify and update issues, and actions required to close/resolve issues
  • Collect and interpret technical information from the engineering team to update JIRA as required
  • Prepare and maintain requirements, Systems Engineering Process (SEP), schedules, risk matrices
  • Facilitate and participate in technical meetings to include peer and design reviews
  • Perform data analysis to aid in the tracking of efforts and resources ensuring technical milestones are documented and achieved
  • Provide reporting to program leads of issues and risks
  • Participate in special projects as required
  • Work with JIRA and Confluence software



Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or STEM related field

At least three (3) years of professional experience

Prior experience supporting Navy programs/systems a plus

Experience using Atlassian JIRA software products

Proficient with Microsoft Office products (specifically Excel and Project)

Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

Candidates for this position will have a DoD Secret clearance or will be able to obtain one


Client Engagement

· Learn about the Noblis business development lifecycle, processes, tools, and account structure
· Contribute specialized domain or technical content to proposal sections or client white papers
· Build a productive relationship with your client and understand their structure and goals


With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. Noblis seeks an environment free from COVID-19 and prefers all employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.  Attestation of vaccination status will be required for employment with Noblis.  Unvaccinated employees may be subject to additional health and safety requirements to include any federal, state and/or client restrictions.


Noblis and our wholly owned subsidiaries, Noblis ESI, Noblis MSD and Noblis + Mikros Systems tackle the nation's toughest problems and apply advanced solutions to our clients' most critical missions. We bring the best of scientific thought, management, and engineering expertise together in an environment of independence and objectivity to deliver enduring impact on federal missions. Noblis works with a wide range of government clients in the defense, intelligence and federal civil sectors. Learn more at Noblis -About Us


Why work at a Noblis company?

Our employees find greater meaning in their work and balance the other things in life that matter to them. Our people are our greatest asset. They are exceptionally skilled, knowledgeable, team-oriented, and mission-driven individuals who want to do work that matters and benefits the public. Noblis has won numerous workplace awards. Noblis maintains a drug-free workplace.


Noblis is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race (as well as because of or on the basis of traits historically associated with race, including hair texture, hair type, and protective hairstyles such as braids, locks, and twists), color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions, genetic factors, military/veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law.


Noblis is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. As part of this commitment, Noblis will ensure that persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact employee-relations@noblis.org

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