KEYW Corporation

  • Senior Systems Engineer

    Job Locations 3 months ago(8/27/2018 2:47 PM)
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  • Responsibilities

    The Senior Systems Engineer:

    • Helps design and develop new analytical products or major enhancements to existing software.
    • Gathers and decomposes functional requirements into user stories.
    • Supports projects as required to meet IT objectives while managing available time based on prioritized tasks.
    • Provides reports and metrics on system functionality and health as needed to support operations requirements and growth planning.
    • Conducts analysis of COTS/GOTS software. Shows initiative on assignments, exercises sound judgment and executes projects with little direction.
    • Interfaces with internal and external groups to resolve system engineering issues and actions.


    • A bachelor’s degree is preferred, but comparable accomplishments including project experience and IT certifications will be considered
    • 7-10 years of experience in Systems Engineering or Systems Analysis
    • Excellent written and verbal communications skills - ability to explain technical concepts to a non-technical audience
    • Experience designing software in an agile environment
    • Willing to “pinch hit” and help out in other disciplines as required (business analysis, testing, documentation, UX design, etc)

    Qualified candidates will have an active Top Secret clearance. Current CI Polygraph preferred or the willingness to obtain one.

    Desired Qualifications:

    • Prior experience with intelligence analysis or the FBI
    • Familiarity with network monitoring and logging applications
    • Experience with data visualization, search, case management, or analysis applications
    • Experience with Human Centered Design
    • Experience analyzing user behavior using a variety of quantitative and qualitative methods
    • Lean Six Sigma or other process improvement certification
    • Certified SCRUM Master or other Agile Certification
    • Proficiency with VISIO
    • Ability to create UX mockups/designs
    • Facilitation skills for requirements elicitation and ideation


    Clearance Requirement: Top Secret clearance


    KeyW is an EEO employer. We are committed to providing fair and equal employment consideration, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability.


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    About the Organization

    KeyW is a pure-play national security solutions provider for the Intelligence, Cyber and Counterterrorism Communities' toughest challenges. We support the collection, processing, analysis and dissemination of information across the full spectrum of their missions. We employ and challenge more than 2,000 of the most talented professionals in the industry with solving such complex problems as preventing cyber threats, transforming data into intelligence and combating global terrorism.


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