Principal System Engineer

Intelligent Software Solutions   •  

Annapolis Junction, MD

11 - 15 years

Posted 215 days ago

Job Description

Polaris Alpha develops innovative solutions to the most significant challenges affecting our Nation's ability to collect, utilize, and defend digital information. We’re passionate about developing cutting-edge, creative solutions, and fostering a highly sought-out place of employment for many of the brightest minds in the industry. We are the best because we hire the best. At Polaris Alpha, we have developed a culture of going above and beyond the normal expectations in the delivery of our work. Our clients and employees are the number one reason why we’re successful, and that formula won’t be changing!

Polaris Alpha is conducting a search for Principal systems Engineer to join our Knowledge Management team. This Engineer will provide guidance to support SIGDEV system to include traceability, ICDdesign, and pulling metrics from SIGDEV tool, as well as assist with the automation of developments, test and integration of streaming applications. Successful candidates should be “A” team players, self-starters who are individual contributors within a team environment, with solidexperience focused across Java and REST Web-Service. Candidate with Nifi, Angular JS/Javascript, Pythonexperiencea plus.

Required Skills

• Minimum of 8 years with increasingly complex and progressive experience as a System Engineer in performing systems analysis, development, and implementation of software systems
• Ten years in the DoD/IC in performing systems analysis, development, and implementation of software systems, to include the development and design of application software for prototyping, production, and architecture products
• Experience including software management, design, development, flow analysis, detailed design data flow diagrams, structure charts, and PDL’s for each module of the software system
• Experience with software development tools, both current and emerging technologies
• Four years of leadership experience
• Experience in solving various software related problems, generating and reviewing software designs for accuracy, completeness, and appropriateness in light of objectives
• Agile or SW Prototype Development experience desired
• Solid experience required across key technologies including Javascript, Jquery, HTML, CSS & LESS, Java, Spring, Junit and familiarity with REST

Clearance:
TS/SCI Full Scope PolyREQUIRED

Desired Skills

• Cyber experience within DoD and/or Intelligence Community preferred but not required

Your Education:
• Eight (8) years’ experience as a senior or principal system engineer, in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.
• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university desired
Master’s degree in an Information Technology related field, such as computer engineering, computer science, math, or physics from an accredited college or university desired.

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