Senior Systems Architect


Orlando, FL

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


8 - 10 years

Posted 4 days ago

  by    Mark Robert

This is a direct-client opening for a Sr. Systems Architect in Orlando, FL. This is a full-time position.

Requirements: Please note that pursuant to a government contract, this specific position requires U. S. Citizenship status with ability to obtain a SECRET security clearance. Security Clearance requirements will be specified in the Government's Task Order.

Essential Job Functions:

Responsible for requirement evaluations, engineering design, development, implementation, integration, and analysis of technical products and systems to identify potential technical solutions and successful performance.

Provide expertise in subject matter and unique technical knowledge.

Interfaces directly with government customers and other industry partners to execute a fully coordinated development process.

Coordinates with customer representatives to develop technical requirements from customer input, and then coordinates with other stakeholders to direct system and subsystem design and development to meet technical requirements.

This spans development, implementation, testing, documentation, and installation of hardware and software systems and equipment at a higher level of expertise this position provides expert judgment and analysis for the design, development and implementation of technical products and systems.

Resolves highly complex technical issues and conducts advanced research.

Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.

Leads and directs the work of others. Leads the review process for technical design documentation.

A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.

Required Skills:

Knowledge of standard systems engineering, computer software and hardware principles to support the acquisition and life cycle management of electronic, computer based military systems or simulation, simulators, training systems and instrumentation projects.

Knowledge of CTIA

Knowledge of the application of current engineering technology as related to the design of electronic computer-based military equipment.

Ability to communicate and guide software development team implementation

Ability to analyze statistical and performance data that is helpful to perform market surveys, risk analysis, trade-off studies, baseline cost estimates and reliability, availability, maintainability (RAM) analysis needed to support the materiel acquisition decision making process.

Ability to coordinate engineering, procurement, program control, configuration test, manufacturing, and integrated logistics support.

Ability to execute complex, multi-faceted projects within established financial and time constraints.

Expertise in all areas associated with the development and integration of state-of-the-art engineering concepts within modeling and simulation and testing or training systems.

Ability to provide technical advice on the conceptual design of simulations, simulators, training, and instrumentation systems required to support complex military equipment or systems.

Knowledge of software management techniques to include software requirements analysis and design methodologies, software metrics, software reuse, software documentation, independent verification and validation (IV&V) criteria, and configuration management.

Requirements Traceability Matrix (RTM) tools.

Knowledge in any of the following areas would be considered a plus:

Previous experience in Enterprise Architect, JIRA

Knowledge of operational or developmental testing community customers, policies, programs, organizations

Knowledge of live training domain DevOps tools

Automated DevOps environments



VMWare suite of tools (ESXi, VCenter, Orchestrator, NSX)

Secure systems

Knowledge of Department of Defense (DoD) materiel acquisition process

Required Education/Experience:

Bachelors degree in a technical discipline such as electrical engineering, computer science, information technology, systems or software engineering from an accredited college or university.

Minimum 9+ years experience solving complex DoD engineering or technical problems in a senior role.