IT Systems Engineer (Systems Engineer I)

Fort Meade, Maryland, United States · CONUS · N


- Be a positive part of a small, highly-skilled, and diverse full spectrum systems engineering team

- Be or become a subject matter expert on complex advanced system engineering topic areas and systems of systems, and translate that knowledge to others and project successes

- Develop and analyze a wide range of business and cyberspace operations use cases and capability gaps to derive, capture, and manage operational needs and requirements

- Translate operational requirements into functional requirements and document via system CONOPS, system architectures, system requirements specifications, modern model-based system engineering models, JCIDS compliant documentation, and other related artifacts

- Complete or contribute to complex research projects solo or as part of an integrated research team

- Build and iteratively develop needed systems following DoD system engineering and RMF processes

- Develop and perform system verification and validation measures and tests

- Analyze complex information and independently take appropriate actions to resolve issues

- Conduct planning, develop course of actions, wargame, and assist in COA decision and execution

- Review, improve, and facilitate business and system engineering standardization and optimization

- Exceptionally communicate with program and government representatives; large teams and group events; and the most senior of executives

Preferred experience with one or more of the following:

- Hands-on system and software development, installation, and administration of Microsoft, Linux, and other operating systems

- System development and instantiation in virtualized environments and cloud infrastructures, especially Amazon AWS

- DoD acquisition and system engineering processes and Agile/DevOps

- Enterprise-class systems and services to include federated multi-factor authentication, system patching, and control implementation and auditing

- End-to-end software, system and network development, integration, testing, and sustainment

- UAF, DoDAF, and SysML


Minimum 2 years of experience as a System Engineer

Minimum of bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in System Engineering or related discipline

Minimum DOD 8140/DOD 8570 IAM Level I Certification (CAP, GSLC, Security+) or accredited system engineering certification from International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE))

Strong attention to detail and organizational skills. Excellent communications skills.



EMW, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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