Systems Engineer in Clarksburg, WV

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Aerospace & Defense   •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 7 weeks ago

RiverTech, LLC, an Akima Company, delivers space situational awareness and satellite surveillance services that protect and defend sea, land, air and space operations and their personnel. Providing the talent, tools, and technologies to ensure exceptional performance in today's most demanding and strategically critical global environments. This is RiverTech. Our personnel enjoy competitive benefits packages and challenging roles in work environments committed to innovation, diversity and opportunity for career growth. As an Alaska Native Corporation (ANC), 100% of our company's profits go back to our 14,300 Iñupiat shareholders that have resided near and above the Arctic Circle for more than 10,000 years. Our business helps support their way of life and contributes to the survival of a culture that has thrived in a challenging environment.

Job Summary:

The Systems Engineer is an individual contributor providing working with the various data sets and ingesting systems from various law enforcement sources in support of the FBI NDEx contract. The operational and functional tasks spectrum includes system engineering, software development and data processing. Standard individual administrative tasks include individual time, timesheet, leave, and training completion; performance management; compliance with customer organization and company standards; performing other tasks as assigned and demonstrating proficiency, accuracy and attention to detail in assigned duties.


  • Work with customer on ingesting data from various law enforcement data source exports ( RMS/JMA databases) into software application that transforms source data into NIEM / XML formatting for law enforcement database use
  • Provide support in software development, and management of information technology systems, using intgrated development environments, multistep data processing including collection, exception handling, metadata cataloguing, ingest, validation, processing, and report / export production / ETL
  • Work with the Logical Entity Exchange Specification (LEXS) Publication and Discovery (PD) and LEXS Search and Retrieve (SR), N-DEx IEPDs, GJXDM and NEIM


Minimum Qualifications:

  • BA/BS in Information Technology field and 4 years or relevant experience (without BA/BS substitute 4 years relevant experience)
  • No less than 2 years current experience in National Information Exchange Model (NIEM)

Required Skills/Certifications:

  • Current experience in NIEM
  • Current experience in NDEx or LE data
  • Proficiency in Oracle databases and procedural Language/Structured Query Language (PL/SQL), Microsoft SQL server databases, subversion in XML and XML Schema definition (XSD)
  • Proficiency in XML Stylesheet Language Transformations (XSLT) generation collaborative sessions
  • Strong verbal communication and presentation skills
  • Experience producing quality written documentation, to include, but not limited to procedures and instruction
  • Experience in the analysis and assessment of large data sets while managing and coordinating major parallel IT initiatives
  • Experience in the operations performed on a given set of data to extract the required information in an appropriate form such as diagrams, reports, or tables
  • Experience in JAVA, XML Scripting
  • Experience in ETL
  • Experience in product development
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite of applications

Additional Requirements:

  • U.S. Citizen
  • TOP SECRET Clearance
  • Frequently bends, kneels and crouches during computer system equipment troubleshooting, maintenance, assembly/disassembly, installation/de-installation, and sustainment

The duties and responsibilities listed in this job description generally cover the nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. This is not intended to be a complete list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills required. Subject to the terms of an applicable collective bargaining agreement, the company management reserves the right to modify, add, or remove duties and to assign other duties as may be necessary. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.