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Systems Engineer
level 3


> Experience in one of the following:

  • designing and developing secure command, control communications and intelligence (C3I)
  • providing IA support for secure C3I systems
  • analyzing needs in order to document, design, develop, implement, and maintain computer networks and systems
  • microelectronics engineering, integrated circuit design and foundry skills

> One or more of the following skills:

  • understanding of secure systems engineering development, including system security requirements analysis, system security requirements allocation, trade-off analyses, other system security analyses, and secure system definition and specification development.
  • expertise with design engineering or ATE engineering.
  • expertise with network and web security experience (firewalls, https).
  • expertise with software engineering development, software testing, and software documentation, as well as contract administration. Ability to perform basic architecture design.
  • expertise in system administration and support of Windows and Unix on LAN and WAN networks.
  • experience with web server and Directory Server management.
  • expertise with token-based Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) and CAC smartcards.
  • expertise with virtualization technology and experience in development, test and production environments.

> Task leader experience with ability to direct and/or perform advanced theoretical studies of a highly complex nature in a variety of scientific / engineering fields.

> Ability to perform advanced architecture design and demonstrate experience with network communications devices (hubs, switches and routers).

> Experience in designing and developing user interface features, writing design documents, test plans and test results, and assessing architecture and current hardware limitations.

> Ability to apply advanced principles, theories and concepts.

> Ability to contribute to the development of new principles.

> Application Specific Integrated Circuits (ASIC) design experience and electrical engineering experience.

> detailed knowledge of all aspects of analog and digital IC design and testing, including an understanding of the following:

  • transister physics
  • logic design
  • logic synthesis
  • logical and physical verification
  • built in self test (BIST)
  • IC testing
  • fabrication processes and their effects on ASIC design
  • radio frequency (RF) design practices
  • analog design practices
  • mixed signal integration