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Technology and Computer-related

IT Systems Engineer I

Ft. Meade, MD
ID: 352-327

Clearance: Active TS/SCI w/ CI Poly Required

SHINE Systems is actively seeking a highly motivated technically adept whiz who desires to use and grow their experience and abilities – to join our ranks and be a dynamic force, doing what needs to be done, to bring advanced business and military cyberspace operations capabilities to life. You'll be engineering and maintaining next-generation cyberspace capabilities to help revolutionize the cyber battlefield and ensure the superiority of our cyber forces over our adversaries.  You'll engage with and across the cyberspace operations community; provide essential support to bidirectionally grow, develop, and mentor a diverse cyberspace engineering organization; and be directly involved, and potentially be the lead for, the development and sustainment of cutting-edge enterprise-class system of systems and military cyberspace capabilities.

Duties May Include the Following:

  • 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

Required Skills

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

Required Experience


  • 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.


  • Active TS/SCI w/ CI Poly Required