Software Systems Engineer

Job opening ID
2773

Posting title
Software Systems Engineer

Roles and responsibilities
Must be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder
Ongoing position
W2 with full benefits
Offer contingent on ability to successfully pass a background check and drug screen
Labor Category: Systems Engineer and Administration

Job Description: 
The Columbus Team is looking for a for an IT Systems or IT Software or IT Security person with experience in software engineering, software systems, and some cyber/admin experience while also being interested in learning more about each category.  Our interest is in Systems Engineer interest in and applicable with a strong development/systems engineering/administration background in a *NIX environment with appropriate network competency to support the NASA Goddard ESMO NetOps team at the Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md. The selectee will support the upgrade and implementation of various network systems spanning full life-cycle of activities from concept to utilization. As a Systems Engineer within the NetOps team the successful candidate will perform technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systems. Analyses of all levels of total system product to include: concept, design, fabrication, test, installation, operation, maintenance and disposal. Ensures logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions recognizing technical, schedule, and cost constraints. Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications. Provide proposal support including writing inputs for submittal. Provide evaluation of test procedures and plans along with test data submittals and reports.
Key Skills and Abilities: Ability to understand systems level engineering requirements and drawings. Specialized knowledge in one technical discipline is supplemented with understanding of fundamentals in at least two other technical disciplines. Good communicator capable of working in a multi-disciplinary team of technologists as well as on an independent and self-directed basis.

Required Skills: 
• Must be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder
• Offer contingent on ability to successfully pass a background check and drug screen
• Offer contingent on ability to successfully pass a credit check
• BS degree in a related technical area
• Minimum Years Experience 3 years
• Log/PCAP management - Elastic, Moloch - systems deployed, currently in parallel ops testing, integration with additional platforms, upgrade support and ops engineering support needed
• Monitoring - Host/Network, SNMP/WMI - currently in production, integration with additional platforms, upgrade support and ops engineering support required
• Remote Access - PulseSecure Connect/Policy - currently in production, upgrade support and ops engineering support required
• Web Development - currently in requirements phase

Desired Skills:
• Identity and access management - SSO, SAMLv2, OpenAuth, LDAP, RSA SecurID Access, A/D - prototype system in test phase, integration with additional platforms, upgrade support and ops engineering support needed
• NAC - 802.1x, Forescout, Remediation - gathering requirements, design, market analysis, deployment... support needed


Number of positions
1

Location
Greenbelt

State
Maryland