Senior Systems Engineer

Posted Date 12 months ago(8/22/2019 8:25 AM)
Requisition #
Security Clearance
Public Trust
Full Time
Job Category
Systems Engineering


Noblis is hiring engineers who are interested in supporting the country’s national airspace while working with the latest enterprise system technologies.  Our customer, the FAA, has a critical need to develop mission support enterprise software applications that bring together multiple dispersed systems and infuses them with increased insight through data analytics. In this role you will work closely with the Program Management Office (PMO) to develop the work products needed to support the PMO with the acquisition management system, and the work products to deploy the new system.


Will be responsible for:

  • De-compositing programmatic requirements into system specification requirements
  • Will collaborate with FAA ATO and AIT security groups as well as various stakeholders to identify, allocate, and communicate applicable information system security controls
  • Provide updates to Department of Defense Architecture Framework (DoDAF) views in support of FAA Final Investment Decision
  • Support FAA Communications, Information, and Network Programs (CINP) evaluations of network requirements and bandwidth assessments as well as network architecture development
  • Coordinate with FAA programs such as System Wide Information Management (SWIM), FAA Cloud Services (FCS), and Enterprise Information Management (EIM) to effectively identify and communicate security, interface, infrastructure, and platform requirements as well as identify and capture deployment and interface challenges
  • Develop end-state business process models to identify process improvements
  • Perform as part of the larger program team to support program planning and investment decisions
  • Support the Systems Engineering efforts as required to define future phases of development activities and assist the Program Office in successfully navigating major investment decisions
  • Conduct evaluations of vendor proposals in support of program acquisition activities


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of science degree and 8+ years of relevant professional experience
  • Familiarity with the Department of Defense Architecture Framework (DoDAF)
  • Experience with requirements management and requirements writing in the federal government space
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, including Excel, Power-Point and Word.
  • Experience directly interfacing with government clients up through senior-level staff to help achieve their objectives by providing management, technical and programmatic support.
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple program components and activities simultaneously, independently or as a member or a working group.
  • Pursuant to the various government contractual requirements, all applicants must be U.S. Citizens.
  • Systesm Engineering background

Desired Qualifications:

  • Domain knowledge of FAA safety analytics
  • Familiarity and/or experience with designing/developing network architectures
  • Familiarity with FAA System Wide Information Management (SWIM) program, FAA NAS Voice Recorder Program (NVRP), FAA Enterprise Information Management (EIM), and/or FAA Cloud Services/GovCloud
  • Knowledge of FAA Systems Engineering Manual and/or SE best practices
  • Experience with Service Oriented Architectures (SOA) and/or cloud computing
  • Experience with data management
  • Experience with IBM Rational DOORS and or System Architect
  • Experience with proposal evaluations
  • Knowledge of Information Technology security best practices


Noblis and our wholly owned subsidiary, Noblis ESI, 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 awardsNoblis 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.

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