201705 - Systems Engineer 5
12 Months

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Systems Engineer 5 for a contract opportunity in Richardson, TX.

*This position is expected to be 100% onsite.

Applies an interdisciplinary, collaborative approach to lead activities to plan, design, develop and verify complex lifecycle balanced system of systems and system solutions. Leads others to evaluate customer/operational needs to define system performance requirements, integrate technical parameters and assure compatibility of all physical, functional and program interfaces. Leads analyses to optimize total system of systems and/or system architecture. Leads analyses for affordability, safety, reliability, maintainability, testability, human systems integration, survivability, vulnerability, susceptibility, system security, regulatory, certification, product assurance and other specialties quality factors into a preferred configuration to ensure mission success. Leads, develops, maintains and identifies improvements the planning, organization, implementation and monitoring of requirements management processes, tools, risk, issues, opportunity management and technology readiness assessment processes.

Lead the P-8 AAS Integration and Test team, coordinating tasking and cross-training.
Track work and create metrics to report team progress using Jira.
Represent the team during technical meetings with leadership and the customer.
Develop integration plans for updating the P-8 trainer software/hardware at remote sites to minimize downtime to the trainer.
Work in an integrated team of software, hardware, and systems engineers to develop, troubleshoot, and test P-8A training systems & lab products.
Troubleshoot complex lab and network issues, collaborating with several disciplines that include hardware, software, IT, cybersecurity, to determine root cause of problems and find a solution.
Create/configure Network File System (NFS) shares and volumes, create LUNs on data store systems.
Perform basic network configuration changes, such as updating switch configurations and opening/closing ports.
Perform lab administrator duties, such as add groups and/or components to Active Directory, DHCP, DNS.
Configure Windows and Linux servers and Virtual Machines (VMs) by adding them to the existing network and meet reporting requirements.
Ensure system compliance with DISA STIG Requirements and remediate vulnerability findings from ACAS scans.
Evaluate and effectively communicate complex system problems and resolution.

DoD 8570 certification at IAT Level II or higher (Security+, GSEC, SCNP, SSCP, CISSP, CISA, GSE, SCNA)
Basic understanding of Active Directory and GPOs
8+ Experience with configuring and updating complex computer networks
8+ Experience with Linux, Windows, Windows Server Operating Systems
Willing and able to travel up to 25% of the time domestically (intermittent for remote installations)

Linux/Windows/Cisco Operating System certifications (e.g. CCNA, Red Hat Linux+, Windows Server 2016, etc.)
Experience with NAS (Network Attached Storage), SAN (Storage Area Network), configuration & familiarity with: iSCSI, LUNs, NFS shares
Experience with VMware (ESXi and vCenter)
Experience with scripting languages such as: bash, powershell, python.
Experience with Solarwinds
Experience with the P-8 Weapon Tactics Trainer

Minimum of a Bachelor of Science degree from an accredited course of study in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry, (Bachelor`s degree with 14 or more years` experience, Master`s degreee with 12 or more years` experience or PhD with 9 or more years` experience)

Domestic 25% (intermittent for remote installations).

WORK HOURS: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Kevin Suk
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x230 or (800) 927-9318 x230

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.