Abacus Technology is seeking a System Engineer to provide technical support for the Command, Control, Communication, Intelligence and Networks (C3I&N) Directorate at Lackland AFB. This is a full-time position.
Develop program documentation (System Engineering Plan, Test and Evaluation Master Plan, charters, etc.). Develop acquisition documentation and assist with acquisitions (request for proposals, statements of objectives, system requirements documents, proposal technical evaluations, technical interchange meetings, risk management, testing, CDRL reviews, etc.). Assist with communication and coordination among multiple government organizations and contractors.
7+ years experience in system engineering. Bachelor’s degree in a related field. Thorough understanding of the acquisition life cycle. Experience with application software, operating systems, networks, storage platforms, and how they relate to system architecture. Experience working on each stage of the system development life cycle from initiation through deployment/sustainment. Experience with the following desired: distributed networking and messaging; secure IP communications; Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) model; spectrum usage and waveform assessment (i.e. radio frequency); and/or Linux. Experience with SATCOM is a plus. Experience developing and maintaining program documentation. Able to elicit and interpret requirements and translate to technical specifications/system design following best practices and design patterns. Able to communicate with management, technical staff, and end users in a clear and professional manner. Experience with engineering practices, techniques, and standards. Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to develop and present technical presentations. Able to represent complex data in diagrams or through other techniques that communicate precise information to both business and technical staff. Proven ability to understand the strategic and tactical approach to projects and handle multiple projects concurrently. Must be a US citizen and hold a current Top Secret clearance with SCI.
Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.