4 days old

Systems Engineer

Silver Spring, MD 20910
Business Group Highlights

Civilian, State and Local

Perspectas Civilian, State and Local segment partners with the U.S. Federal Civilian State and Local governments to provide infrastructure services, business solutions, and digital transformation services that help them achieve policy objectives and integrate citizen-centric services.


The selected Systems Engineer will provide support to a contract Perspecta has supporting the National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service (NESDIS) of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). NESDIS is responsible for the procurement of new flight and ground systems and the modification of existing systems needed to operate the satellites, and to collect, process, distribute, and store satellite data for the nations civilian environmental satellite (spacecraft and sensor) program.

This role will work with the NOAA teams supporting the Cloud Program Management Office (CPMO) at NOAA offices in Silver Spring, MD. This position is to support the CPMO with operations and communications support. The candidate will be responsible for supporting the CPMO process and Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) development, for projects and systems migrating to cloud environments.

Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Develops and establishes Standard Operating Procedures and documentation to support program management and engineering activities
  • Documents procedures to support operations and the integration of cloud capabilities
  • Supports effort to identify reporting requirements and to establish the Program Management Office Reporting Function with guidance from program management.


  • Requires BS Degree in technical discipline and 8+ years experience in engineering / IT or a MS Degree in a technical discipline and at least 6 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Demonstrated operational procedure development
  • Strong writing, editing, proofreading, layout and design skills are essential, including ability to present concepts verbally
  • US Citizenship, eligibility to obtain a Public Trust Security Clearance

Desired Skills

  • Understanding of Cloud related terminology, specifically relating to Amazon Web Services
  • Experience with NOAA Operational environments

About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to do just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is anAA/EEOEmployer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

As a government contractor, Perspecta abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).


  • Information Technology
Posted: 2020-06-30 Expires: 2020-07-30

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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