203449 - Systems Engineer 3
Newport News
VA- Hybrid
$37.83 to $49.76 DOE
6 months

Chipton-Ross is seeking two Systems Engineer 3 for a contract/hybrid opportunity in Newport News, VA.

o This position is intended for the Software Configuration Management (SwCM) team within the Control and Information Systems (CIS) section of Department E70 (Propulsion Plant Planning Yard). The incumbent will be responsible for software testing, as well as technical writing and other efforts associated with software development lifecycle process implementation, especially software configuration management, throughout the PPPY. This position is expected to provide technical leadership through daily activities, to include preparation and/or peer review of approval letters, interdepartmental memos, process guidelines, testing documentation, etc. This position regularly communicates with the Navy, NNL, outside vendors, and management/engineers across the PPPY and other NNS departments via email, phone, and meetings.

o Must have strong written and verbal communication skills, and technical writing experience.
o Must be self-motivated and be able to prioritize and lead with limited oversight.
o Must have strong problem solving and critical thinking skills.
Required PPE Ear Muffs, Hard Hat, Safety Glasses, Steel Toe Boots
Bachelor's Degree and 5 years of experience. Master's Degree and 3 years of experience. Ph.D. and 0 years of experience. 4 years of related exempt experience can be substituted for Bachelor's degree. 8 years of non-related exempt experience can be substituted for Bachelor's degree.

Bachelors in Science, Masters or PhD is required.
School must be accredited.

Monday - Friday 7:30am- 4:00pm
HYBRID - Report on site 3-4 days per week

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.

Andrew Craft
11832 Fishing Point Drive, Suite 100
Newport News, VA 23606

Phone: (757) 595-0005 x173 or (877) 244-5418 x173

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.