Engility Sr. Systems Engineer / Engineer Scientist III in Chesapeake, Virginia

About Engility

Engility delivers innovative solutions to critical challenges facing the nation and the world. As a premier provider of integrated services for the U.S. government, we support the Department of Defense, intelligence community, space communities, federal civilian agencies and international customers. Engility is dedicated to making lives better, safer and more secure.


Engility Corporation is seeking a Systems Engineer to support ourConsolidated Afloat Networks and Enterprise Services (CANES) program in Chesapeake, VA.

The Consolidated Afloat Networks and Enterprise Services program is the Navy’s next generation tactical afloat network. CANES represents the consolidation and enhancement of five shipboard legacy network programs to provide the common computing environment for more than 40 command, control, intelligence and logistics applications.

The candidate shall have technical credentials to provide system architecture designs and define key capabilities and performance requirements for U.S. Navy CANES and ISNS Family of Systems.

The Systems Engineer plans for, designs, and oversees the integration of operating systems including server software modules, security levels, utilities, and third party products. They will participate in and oversee development of network topologies, physical layout, and communications configurations. The Systems Engineer reviews system growth rates and capacity requirements and recommends software, hardware, and information processing options. They will also be responsible for developing procedures and policies governing IT operations as well as participating in and overseeing installation, configuration, and management of monitoring diagnostic utilities, bridges, routers, and gateways to optimize network efficiency. The SE oversees and conducts analyses and verification procedures for existing and proposed IT applications

The Systems Engineer shall follow software installation experience and C4ISR system documentation experience in accordance to Configuration Management policies for SPAWAR. This includes but is not limited to all CANES/ISNS/GCCS engineering support, technical documents and technical drawings. The Systems Engineer plans, evaluates, and coordinates installation and/or reconfiguration of hardware and software elements of data and/or voice communication network. Maintains technical expertise in all areas of networks and computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, switches, multiplexers, firewalls, bridges, gateways, etc.

Required Qualifications

  • U.S. Citizen with an Active Secret Level Security Clearance

  • BS degree in engineering, mathematics, physics or computer science.

  • Working toward the following certifications within one and a half year after assuming duties: Certified Software Development Professional (CSDP) (Previously known as Certified Software Engineering Professional (CSEP)), or with COR approval complete a vendor/platform specific certification (e.g., Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD), Microsoft Certified Applications Developer (MCAD), Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA), Sun Certified Professional (SCP), Red Hat Certification Program (RHCP), CISCO Certified Network Professional (CCNP), Oracle Certified Professional (OCP), other).

  • Six (6) years of experience in Electrical, Electronic, or Mechanical Engineering to include: Systems Analysis, Systems Architecture, Systems/Equipment Support, Test and Evaluation, and Logistics support of C4ISR requirements. Three (3) years of technical experience in support of design, analysis, manufacturing, installation, modification, repair, testing, and operation of Naval fleet electronic/communication equipment and systems. Note: Experience may be concurrent.

Requisition ID2017-39280

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Minimum ClearanceSecret

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Relocation EligibleNo