Systems Engineer SME - 18123
Position Location Wilkes Barre, PA
Requisition # 18123
# of Openings 3
Huntington Ingalls Industries - Mission Driven Innovative Solutions Inc. provides mission-critical engineering and technical service to Information Technology, Federal Civilian, and National Security, Aerospace & Defense and International government and commercial customers at over 100 locations worldwide.
HII-MIS is currently seeking Systems Engineer SME to work out of Wilkes Barre, PA in support of a multi-year contract with the United States Postal Service (USPS).
Duties and Responsibilities (to include but not be limited to the following):
Highly specialized in one or more phases of software systems development, systems integration, or network engineering. Acts independently under general direction.
Provides technical assistance and advice on complex activities.
Formulates / defines specifications, develops / modifies / maintains complex systems and subsystems, using vendor engineering releases and utilities for overall operational systems.
Applies analytical techniques when gathering information from users, defining work problems, designing technology solutions, and developing procedures to resolve the problems.
Develops complete specifications to enable computer programmers to prepare required programs.
Analyzes methods of approach.
Reviews task proposal requirements, gathers information, analyzes data, prepares project synopses, compares alternatives, prepares specifications, resolves processing problems, coordinates work with programmers and engineers, and orients users to new systems.
Works with considerable freedom to make decisions on the techniques and approaches to be used.
Prepares recommendations for system improvement for management and user consideration.
Qualifications and Experience :
A minimum of 15 years of relevant Systems Engineering experience with Subject Matter Expert in several of the following skillsets:
Strong knowledge in several of the following qualifications:
Facilitate design of business information systems that meet stakeholder requirements and are optimal solutions within cost and performance.
Facilitate designs that strengthen application core performance.
Knowledge/experience with Agile Methodologies
Ability to prepare cost estimates
Knowledge/experience of SDLC practices
Effective liaison between business and technical teams
Strong facilitation skills to effectively lead discussions across multiple groups
Change Management and Configuration Management (VersionOne, ServiceNow, etc)
Application Lifecycle Management (ALM)
Project Management / Project Planning
MS Office Suite
Must be able to obtain and keep a USPS Sensitive Clearance.
A degree from an accredited College/University in the applicable field of services is preferred
Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information
Must be a U.S. Citizen or have a Green Card and have been living in the U.S. for at least the last five years
Must not have traveled outside of the United States for more than 180 days in the last five years
All candidates will be subject to a pre-employment background investigation and drug screening per HII requirements