Junior Systems Engineer in Dahlgren, VA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

The Tatitlek Corporation   •  

Dahlgren, VA 22448

Industry: Technical Services


Less than 5 years

Posted 53 days ago


The Junior Systems Engineer (JSE) will provide support to the System Engineers in three broad functional areas. These include Requirements Identification, Acquisition, Tactical Weapon Systems and Facility Engineering Support. Requirements Identification includes the gathering and analysis of systems documentation. Acquisition includes determining parts or components required for various projects and requirements. Weapon Systems and Facility Engineering includes engineering space allocation and equipment connectivity necessary to establish Laboratories in the IWSL to meet facility user test requirements. The position is not covered under the Service Contract Act (SCA) Davis Bacon Act (DBA), or union.


  • Gather and investigate requirements from customers. Research requirements using web tools, internet, and Points of Contact. Provide Rough Order of Magnitude (ROM) and develop Site Change Implementation Notice (SCIN) to support requirement. Package may contain items such as Floor plans, Power and Cooling, Data Cable Build/Install List, and Equipment Interconnecting Diagrams.
  • Develop and maintain AutoCAD and Visio drawings as required. These include but are not limited to Connectivity Diagrams, Building Floor maps, Rack Elevation, Hotel Services, and Security.
  • Provide Engineering assistance to Configuration Management Group, Tactical Operations Group, and Commercial Systems Group.
  • Maintain Engineering Databases as required.


  • May require occasional travel.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Required Skills

Education and Experience:

  • The Junior Systems Engineer (JSE) shall have three (3) years of experience in the areas of facility and systems design, acquisition and logistics support, and change

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Ability to complete a substantial body of work.
  • Ability to accept and respond to new emergent and unique project task requirements.
  • Ability to present ideas clearly and succinctly both in writing and verbally to co-workers, team members, internal department groups and personnel as well as outside entities to include other departments.
  • Ability to use a variety of office automation software, i.e., Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio, AutoCAD, etc. to accomplish technical and support work.
  • Fundamental understanding of basic commercial networking concepts/protocols


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Valid Through: 2019-10-18