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Systems Engineer Technical Specialist

St Louis, MO 63103
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The Intelligence group provides high-end systems engineering and integration products and services, data analytics and software development to national and military intelligence customers. Serving federal agencies and the Intelligence Community for more than 50 years, the Intelligence group helps our clients meet their mission needs by providing trusted advisors, leading-edge technologies, and innovative solutions.


The Systems Engineering & Integration for the National Systems for Geospatial-Intelligence program delivers full life-cycle systems integration and engineering services to the missions of its customer. The program is chartered to provide technical leadership for many of NGAs highest priorities, including the data engineering project efforts.

The Systems Integrator is responsible for the following tasks:

  • Engineering support for the requirements analysis and breakdown of capabilities from other programs and RFC for inclusion in ODS.
  • Engineering support to provide updates and provide new processes, procedures, and guidance as data services are developed and refined.
  • Engineering to analyze current data flows into and out of NGA and redesign those flows to go directly to the Cloud.
  • Support to update and maintain the data repository, data guidance documents, roadmaps, technical briefings, data access design and policies, and ODS backlog.
  • Engineering to create executable Features in the Open Data Store (ODS) backlog and tracking of developer progress within the backlog.
  • Provide plans for testing events and demonstration requirements for all services provided by ODS.
  • Engineering and Integration of several developer teams and designs to verify they are building to the DSA-G architecture.
  • Tracking of all ODS Features to the DSA-G requirements for tracking purposes.
  • Participate in all integration, transition and deployment planning activities and venues to include Release Planning events and product demos.
  • Provide detailed analysis and independent perspectives on how to architect and engineer ODS to take full advantage of cloud capabilities and services.
  • Identify all risks, issues and potential areas of concern related to IC or DoD policies, procedures, or efforts that may impact the ODS environment and overall services delivery to the IC and DoD.


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in CS / Math / Science / Engineering / related technical field or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of 16+ years of experience in related field, 10+ years of recent agency specific experience
  • Strong interpersonal, problem solving, organizational and multi-tasking skills
  • Excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills
  • Able to work with multiple government customer stakeholders while meeting strict timelines
  • Ability to work independently and within a team environment
  • Experience as an Agile/SCRUM Master

Desired Qualifications:

  • Proficient with the following technologies/applications: Amazon Web Services, one or more application integration framework technologies such as Cloud Foundry, RedHat OpenShift, Apache Mesos, microservices, and enterprise-scale high performance processing technologies such as Hadoop and Spark
  • Demonstrated experience with PaaS microservices/containerization technologies (e.g Docker, Rocket, Mesosphere DCOS)
  • Understanding of cloud-based authentication and authorization technologies and how to architect them for enterprise-scale use in the cloud (e.g. PKI, OAuth, OAuth2, SAML)
  • Working experience with web development HTML, JSON, jQuery, AJAX, REST API and other scripting languages
  • Software skills with one or more modern coding languages (Java, Python, C#, PHP and JavaScript)
  • Working experience with Amazon Web Services and Pivotal Cloud Foundry (PCF)
  • Experience with application design for, or operation of, PaaS implementations (for example Cloud Foundry, Apache Mesos)
  • Experience with in cloud architectures and API development
  • Experience with Agile software methodology and SCRUM
  • Working experience with GEOINT Services
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of the NGA organization and programs and ASP vs. ISP knowledge

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 just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

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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 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 contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)


  • Information Technology
Posted: 2020-05-31 Expires: 2020-06-29

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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