Systems Engineer

Noblis   •  

Reston, VA

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


Not Specified years

Posted 69 days ago

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The systems engineer will be responsible for rapidly learning and integrating COTS technology into the experimentation environment. Engineer should be self-motivated and willing to become the expert on vendor provided COTS products. Responsibilities will include installing, configuring, and using COTS software, which may require vendor interaction. The systems engineer will need to work closely with the data layer engineer and systems administrator to ensure tools can properly access and ingest data. The systems engineer should also feel comfortable performing technology demonstrations and documenting results. Systems engineers should maintain awareness of industry trends and conduct ongoing research to identify potential new data or technology for experimentation in areas such as natural language processing, machine learning, artificial intelligence, and cybersecurity



  • Demonstrated experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Demonstrated experience installing, configuring, and integrating COTS software
  • Demonstrated expertise with the Linux operating system
  • Experience with shell scripting and/or programming in languages such as Bash or Python.
  • Demonstrated experience working collaboratively in a team environment
  • Strong desire for exploring, evaluating and understanding new technologies


  • Experience with containers and related technology (e.g. Docker, Kubernetes)
  • Experience working with enterprise authentication mechanisms such as LDAP and PKI.
  • Experience with network configuration (e.g. firewalls, subnets, etc.)
  • Experience performing functional and/or usability testing of software