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Systems Engineer

Location: Annapolis Junction/Fort Meade, MD
Date Posted: 11-28-2018
POSITION:  Systems Engineer
LOCATION:  Annapolis Junction/Fort Meade, MD 20701
REQUIRED CLEARANCE:  TS/SCI with POLYGRAPH (must have before applying)


JOB DESCRIPTION:

The incumbent employee shall provide system expertise in the use, administration, and back-end modification of JIRA and Confluence to facilitate tracking and monitoring of Mission Needs and associated solution plans being developed as part of the customer’s solution process. The Systems Engineer shall serve as the principal liaison between the Requirements Management Program and other customer offices using JIRA/Confluence and the service provider.
 
EDUCATION AND WORK EXPERIENCE QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree in computer science, information systems, engineering or other related discipline plus at least ten (10) years of systems engineering experience OR
  • A Master’s degree or PhD may be substituted for two (2) years of experience, for a total of eight (8) years of experience OR
  • A high school diploma or GED plus fourteen (14) years of systems engineering experience would also be acceptable.
REQUIRED SKILLS:
  • Familiar with agile development and test methodologies
  • Recent demonstrated experience in the administration and back end engineering of JIRA/
    Confluence
  • Familiar with automating reporting and tracking diverse projects within JIRA/Confluence
  • Recent experience in integrating the requirements of multiple organizations using the JIRA/Confluence Tool
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and diplomacy
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
 
HIGHLY DESIRED / PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Familiarity with the customer’s use of JIRA/Confluence
  • Experience in administering and supporting a SharePoint environment
  • Experience in administering and supporting the use of PlanIT
  • Existing relationships with other customer users of the JIRA/Confluence tool
  • Firm knowledge of the System Engineering discipline with emphasis on requirements definition, refinement, collection and documentation
  • Comfortable in dealing with customer senior leadership including briefings
  • Use of Visio, PowerPoint, or other presentation software to develop clear graphical representations
  • Excellent analytic, definition of issues and problem solving skills
  • Strong writing and communication skills


THE KENJYA-TRUSANT GROUP, LLC is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business that was established in 2015 as a merger between The Kenjya Group, Inc. and Trusant Technologies, LLC. Our mission is to implement, support and protect the nation’s advanced technology systems, business processes and high-technology facilities. Working with the Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security, the Intelligence Community, state and local governments, and commercial clients, Kenjya-Trusant provides cyber protection, information technology, engineering, construction management and acquisition support services. We are a small company with big company benefits, including Health, Dental, Vision, 401K, Bonus Potential, Flexible Spending Account, Life Insurance, Short- and Long-Term Disability, Paid Time Off, and a culture of teamwork and continuous learning. Come grow with us!
 
EOE – Equal Opportunity Employer. People of color, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. (Compliant with the new VEVRAA and Section 503 rules) The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) makes it unlawful for employers to discriminate in employment against a qualified individual with a disability. The ADA also outlaws discrimination against individuals with disabilities in State and local government services, public accommodations, transportation and telecommunications. If you require accommodations, please contact our Human Resources Department at (410) 740-4045.
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