Systems Engineer

CGI Group   •  

Reston, VA

Industry: Technical Services


11 - 15 years

Posted 51 days ago

Position Description

Put your years of experience into a future of excellence at CGI Federal! CGI is seeking a Systems Engineer to support our Customer in Reston, VA.

Although, the following summary covers what is required from individuals in this position, not all Duties, Tasks, and Responsibilities, will apply at each level of performance. Which duties and responsibilities apply to the respective level will be determined by each vendor and the government using the experience level chart found in the Minimum Experience tab. Enterprise System Engineer serve to maintain a strong awareness of technical trends in information technology, develop and maintain a strong awareness of ongoing IT projects, and business unit requirements; be able to apply the project management model (e.g. Spiral, Waterfall, Agile) selected for a given development effort; and provide analysis, design, development, deployment, and lifecycle support for innovative hardware systems and applications. Work involves being able to develop end-to-end cost analysis for projects; ensure systems being developed comply with the enterprise technical architecture; help project and program teams prepare for CIO Project Management Program control gates; and keep senior management apprised of project or program status.

Your future duties and responsibilities

· Develops block diagrams and logic flow charts. Translate detailed design into computer software.

· Tests, debugs, and refines the computer software to produce the required product.

· Prepare required documentation, including both program-level and user-level documentation.

· Enhance software to reduce operating time or improve efficiency.

· Provide technical direction to programmers to ensure program deadlines are met.

· Apply business process improvement practices to re-engineer methodologies and principles and business process modernization projects.

· Apply, as appropriate, activity and data modeling, transaction flow analysis, internal control and risk analysis and modern business methods and performance measurement techniques.

· Assist in establishing standards for information systems procedures.

· Develop and apply organization-wide information models for use in designing and building integrated, shared software and database management systems.

· Ensure the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints.

· Perform functional analysis, timeline analysis, cost estimation, trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications.

· Provide staff and users with assistance solving computer related problems, such as malfunctions and program problems.

· Test, maintain, and monitor computer programs and systems, including coordinating the installation of computer programs and systems.

· Use object-oriented programming languages, as well as client/server applications development processes and multimedia and Internet technology.

· Confer with clients regarding the nature of the information processing or computation needs a computer program is to address.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role

· Typically someone that is a recognized expert or certified practitioner with a particular computer language, system or technology that can not only deliver capabilities, but can mentor and train others. • Generally requires eleven (11) years of experience specific to the skill and relevant training or certifications.

· Expertise, training and actual work experience with the specific computer language, systems, and/or technology Is significantly more important than the number of years of experience. This is especially true with emerging technologies

· A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or a scientific or technical discipline related to the specific skill will be considered equivalent to three (3) years specialized experience (total equivalency is not cumulative when combined with an Associate's degree).

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