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Sunday, June 26, 2022

DP Systems Engineer 3 (24192)

Systems Engineer III

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Clearance: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Job Description:
Zavda was founded in 2006 and is an SDB-certified, Service Disabled Veteran Owned, and Woman-owned small business that offers leading IT management, Intel, and Cyber opportunities in both the private and public sector. Zavda is looking for a Systems Engineer III. The SE3 will be forward-deployed to a small team working to design and architect a space-constrained system. Expertise in data center design, systems integration, Linux systems engineering, design/rack elevation drawings, requirements elicitation and requirements management, and cross-organizational collaboration is required.  Previous assignment to or experience working with our customer organization is highly desired.

Desired Skills:
The ideal candidate will have a background including systems engineering and integration, some configuration management and requirements management, and most importantly technical project management experience.

1) System engineering experience with Linux, storage, virtualization, network technologies
2) System architecture/design
3) System integration/administration experience
4) Lab or Data Center design/support
5) Atlassian (Jira, Confluence, Bamboo, etc.)

Twenty (20) years experience as a SE in programs and contracts of similar scope, type and complexity is required. Demonstrated experience in planning and leading Systems Engineering efforts is required. Bachelor’s degree in System Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, Engineering Management, or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Five (5) years of additional SE experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.

In addition, must have seven (7) years of the following:
1) QA, CM
2) Manage requirements and requirements process
3) Applying risk mgmt principles
4) System test programs
5) Troubleshooting, monitoring
6) Scripting languages (bash/tcl/python)
7) System architecting
8) UNIX and  Linux
9)  MS Office

Position Specific Requirements

  • Must have completed and remain current on all Cyberspace Workforce Improvement Program (CWIP) certification requirements. 
  • Level I required at start. Level II required within 6 months.

Job Location:
Fort Meade, MD

Zavda is a small business and an equal opportunity employer- Veterans/Females/Minorities/Individuals with Disabilities.  With Zavda you have the opportunity to provide dependable solutions and support that benefit the national security missions.  Zavda prides itself to providing continual professional growth and success for the Zavda Team.

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