Systems Engineer (Greenbelt, MD)
The Systems Engineer will design system architecture to include the hardware, software, and interfaces to support requirements. Ensure these systems integrate into the current environment(s) and are in compliance with the standards for open systems architectures, the OSI and ISO reference models, and profiles of standards (such as IEEE OSE reference model) as they apply to the implementation and specification of information management solution of the application platform, across the API, and the external environment/software application. Ensure that the common operating environment is compliant with the Agency enterprise architecture and applicable reference models. Analytically and systematically evaluate problems of design, integration, workflows, organization, and planning and develop appropriate corrective action. Provide daily supervision and direction to staff.
Duties and Responsibilities:
•Facilitates the creation of functional and technical (i.e., systems) diagrams and related artifacts;
•Captures information related to planned data exchanges and system interconnections;
•Facilitates the design, creation, and execution of analytical models based upon varying 2020 Census scenarios (e.g., workloads, data flows, system performance, etc.);
•Ensures 2020 Census alignment and compliance with the Census Bureau enterprise architecture;
•Communicates and presents solution architectural concepts to various levels of management and stakeholders having varying levels of technical expertise.
•Assists in the establishment of processes, templates, and tools required to develop and manage the 2020 Census Solution Architecture as part of the enterprise architecture;
•Designs interfaces between components that minimize complexity within the components. Decomposes functions to a level where they can be allocated in their entirety to system components;
•Provides expertise in business process and analytical modeling concepts, techniques, and tools;
•Facilitates the creation of business process models
•Author and manage architecture change requests throughout the CR lifecycle
•10 years or more as an individual contributor role as a systems engineer or architect
•Familiarity with cloud technologies and infrastructure requirements to provide meaningful input on system workflows, designs, and build sheets.
•Experience with integration of complex systems through the full development life cycle
•Excellent verbal and written communication skills
•Experience in a fast paced, mission critical programs with tight deadlines and high customer sensitivity
•Experience with the technical aspects of enterprise software packages and custom application development
•Demonstrated experience establishing and maintaining effective working relationships in team environments and with other business organizations
•Tools/Technology Experience: Experience with Microsoft Office, Visio; O365, EA Sparx, and Remedy preferred.
-BS Degree and 12-15 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10-13 years of prior relevant experience.
-14 years of experience performing in a Systems Engineering role on a large scale mission critical program.
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.