Systems Engineer - NIEF

Posted Date 1 month ago(12/22/2022 12:13 PM)
Requisition #
Security Clearance
Full Time
Portal Location : Location
US-CA-San Diego
Minimum Salary
USD $56,070.00/Yr.
Maximum Salary
USD $223,380.00/Yr.


Noblis MSD is a Naval Life Cycle Management, Engineering, Enterprise Transformation and Program Management. Noblis MSD's engineers, developers, technical staff, programmers, analysts, and program managers identify and deploy new shipboard technologies, integrate information technology across shipboard platforms, and develop strategies to support the Warfighter. Our employees create strategic solutions to help customers reach new levels of mission support and transform their organizations. Noblis MSD values the life experiences of potential candidates, including those who have served our Military.


At Noblis MSD, we are committed to advancing our customers' missions and creating a safer world. Join us and see your engineering and technology expertise help address the nation's most pressing and complex challenges.


Systems Engineers – ALL LEVELS


Noblis MSD is seeking Systems Engineers.  You will lead and provide full spectrum systems engineering support for various ship, submarine and shore systems, including ECP/ECR updates, for the US Navy at NIWC PAC.  You will develop design solutions for the integration of hardware components to introduce new capabilities, enhance performance, and/or to resolve fielding issues.


Duties may include:

  • Lead and/or research, architect, and design complex computer network systems to include both hardware and software
  • Hardware includes, but is not limited to, computers, repository servers, data centers, routers, switches, inline encryptors, wireless and Radio Frequency communication, and modems.
  • Software includes but is not limited to Linux OS, Microsoft OS, VMWare hypervisor, Redhat OS and virtual environment, Ansible, Software Defined Networking technologies (i.e. Quagga, FRR, VYOS, ONOS).
  • Troubleshoot operation or design problems
  • Attend technical meetings and act as a subject matter expert for system requirement, architecture, and design
  • Develop technical briefs and present briefs to leadership and members of change control boards
  • Monitor and meet project deadlines related to system development, Engineering Change Request, and configuration management
  • Produce technical documentation in support of engineering solutions that include, but are not limited to, architectural drawings, detailed design specifications, and thorough implementation instructions
  • Review, recommend, and write updates to technical documentation in support of the US Navy
  • Support the development of methods for test and evaluation using new technologies
  • Develop, update, and maintain program of record documentation


Required Skills:


  • DOD Secret clearance or the ability to obtain and maintain one
  • Bachelors’ Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, and/or Electrical Engineering from an accredited university OR six years with technical certifications in lieu of the Bachelor’s degree


B.S. degree in STEM OR six years applicable experience in lieu of the degree

Background / knowledge in systems engineering


Mid-Level 1

B.S. degree in STEM OR six years applicable experience in lieu of the degree

3 years’ experience (in addition to degree or substituted experience)

Background / knowledge in systems engineering


Mid-Level 2

B.S. degree in STEM six years applicable experience in lieu of the degree

5 years’ experience (in addition to degree or substituted experience)

Background / knowledge in National space and ground systems engineering



B.S. degree in STEM six years applicable experience in lieu of the degree

8 years’ experience (in addition to degree or substituted experience)


  • Practical knowledge of DoD Architecture Framework (DoDAF), National Council of Systems Engineering (NCOSE), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) systems engineering processes and practices, Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE), and Model Based Systems Architecture Process (MBSAP)
  • Background / knowledge in National space and ground systems engineering
  • Very good written and verbal communication, along with effective time and project management skills
  • Knowledge in Information Technology (IT), computer system infrastructure, data communication and network system, Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP), Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) model, and routing protocols
  • Knowledge of data communication security, cybersecurity, and systems security certification and accreditation process (i.e. Risk Management Framework)
  • Possess a high-level understanding of the different phases of DoD system design, development, and acquisition
  • Possess knowledge of computing and network equipment and functions

Required Experience:

  • Technical experience in architecting and designing DoD data transport network system or Wide Area Networks
  • Experience designing DoD data communication and network architecture and design
  • Experience in system requirement definition, system requirement and functional allocation, and system use cases
  • Experience in architecting and designing data communication systems from requirements, using DoD and industrial standards and tools, such as DoDAF, Cameo Magic Draw, SYSML, UML, and other modeling languages/tools
  • Should have experience in creating engineering documents and drawings
  • Experience in working in an Integrated Product Team (IPT), and leading functional/specialty engineers in the IPT

Compensation will vary based on level, location, clearance, experience etc.

Client Engagement

· Learn about and support Noblis’ client engagement, corporate values, and corporate strategic priorities, including providing input to proposal writers.
· Build a productive relationship with your client and understand their structure and goals.
· Participate in the proposal process by providing input to proposal writers.


At Noblis, we recognize your impact, offer you opportunities and choice, and support your total well-being. Our comprehensive benefit offerings may include healthcare, retirement and savings plans, paid time off, disability and life insurance programs, learning and development opportunities, wellness programs as well as other optional benefit elections. Regular full and part time staff are incentive plan eligible.


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, and Noblis MSD 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

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