Full-time position working out of Progeny Systems headquarters in Manassas, VA. Progeny is the lead system integrator for the Undersea Warfare Decision Support System (USW-DSS) supporting technology insertion as well as development, integration, training and maintenance. USW-DSS is a DoD Net-Centric Command, Control, Communications, Computers and Intelligence (C4I) program which provides anti-submarine warfare mission planning and monitoring for US Navy fleet units
The candidate will be working with a multi-organizational engineering team to achieve rapid technology evolution utilizing continuous integration and continuous deployment methods.
Daily responsibilities will include, integration of new capabilities and fixes, independent validation and verification of operational and functional requirements. The candidate should be capable of troubleshooting and clearly documenting problems encountered.
Areas of responsibility include:
Perform integration of software components, across multiple operating systems (Windows and Linux), hardware configurations (physical and virtual, including networking) and software packages (Java, C++, web services, application servers)
Verification and validation of testing documentation, including redlining as necessary
Understanding of the components, sub-systems and the architecture as a whole
Coordinate and interact with developers as well as engineering managers.
Support the development of training materials and technical manuals
Assess and support system maturation through agile processes, including:
review of automated compilation, deployment and testing results,
requirements based and operational testing,
troubleshooting and writing software issue reports,
supporting the development team bug resolution efforts,
review and validation of fixes,
incorporation of fixes into a stable software baseline,
generating system status reports.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
- Understanding of agile DevOps processes.
- Understanding of virtualization technologies
- Must be willing to travel occasionally
- Ability to obtain DOD Security clearance
- Strong oral and written communication skills
- Experience as a system integrator
- Familiarity with DoD Cybersecurity requirements
- Proficiency with scripting and automation, e.g. bash, PowerShell, python, and Ansible
- Experience with system resource profiling and source level debugging
- Proficiency with Atlassian Tools (JIRA, Bitbucket, Confluence)
- Experience with Jenkins, SonarQube, Nexus, Maven, Ant
- Experience with C41 Systems
Current DoD clearance
0-5 years of professional experience
AS or higher in a technical major. Computer Engineering, Information Systems, or related field preferred. Demonstrated history as an accomplished system integrator will be considered in lieu of education. Commensurate pay for years of experience.
This position requires the applicant to obtain and maintain a DoD Clearance.
To learn more about the Benefits offered by Progeny Systems, including a minimum $1,000 sign-on bonus for all new hires, please visit our website at http://www.progeny.net/careers.
About Progeny Systems
Progeny Systems is a privately held, high-tech small business that provides premium systems, services, and products for the Department of Defense, government agencies and commercial clients. We are a technology leader in numerous areas including: technology insertion; acoustic sensors; signal processing; combat systems; torpedoes; cyber security; biometrics; knowledge management; undersea vehicles; open architecture; electromagnetic maneuver warfare; electronics packaging; and image/video processing/analysis.
As a small business, Progeny Systems is a participant in the Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs. Progeny Systems has a proven track record of transitioning numerous SBIR contract awards into full-scale production, and has also successfully competed with large defense corporations. Progeny System's ability to leverage flexibility, rapid turnaround, customer responsiveness, and encourage an environment for experimental research has been critical to our success in developing, producing and supporting numerous mission critical national defense systems.
Progeny has provided highly complex products/programs to the United States Government in collaboration with the following agencies, among others:
- United States Navy
- United States Air Force
- United States Army
- Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)
- National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA)