The MITRE Corporation Senior System Engineer (TS/SCI Polygraph) in McLean, Virginia

Senior System Engineer (TS/SCI Polygraph)

Description

Why choose between doing meaningful work and having a fulfilling life? At MITRE, you can have both. That's because MITRE people are committed to tackling our nation's toughest challenges—and we're committed to the long-term well-being of our employees.

In this role, you will work in a unique and fast-paced lab environment solving challenging mission requirements. You will develop, prototype, test, and/or assist with new capability development and technology evaluation; support various complex development efforts in in a security constrained environment; track, analyze, and communicate commercial technology trends to a non-technical audience, and research diverse problem sets in a quick turn-around environment.

Key Functions:

  • Work in a unique and fast-paced lab environment solving challenging mission requirements

  • Develop, prototype, test, and/or assist with new capability development and technology evaluation

  • Support various complex development efforts in in a security constrained environment

  • Track, analyze, and communicate commercial technology trends to a non-technical audience

  • Research diverse problem sets in a quick turn-around environment

Qualifications

Position Requirements:

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a technical field, including but not limited to: Computer Science, Engineering, Technology, Communications, or related field

  • Strong communication skills and be able to explain technical concepts to non-technical decision-makers

  • Ability to work alone or as part of a team

  • Understanding of systems engineering processes

Preferred Qualifications:

  • BS/BA and 5 years of experience

  • Knowledge of programming languages (Java, C, C , Python), development skills a definite plus

  • Experience working in a cloud-based environment or other virtualization technologies

Job Systems Engineering

Primary Location United States-Virginia-McLean

This requisition requires a clearance of Top Secret/SCI/Polygraph

Travel Yes, 5 % of the Time

Job Posting May 29, 2018, 6:46:15 AM

Req ID: 00050334