Education Requirement: Bachelors Degree in System Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, Engineering Management, or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Five (5) years of additional system engineering experience may be substituted for a bachelors degree.
Security Clearance: Must have an active TS/SCI w/Polygraph
Minimum knowledge, skills, abilities needed.
12+ years experience in systems engineering
Experience writing requirements and coordinating/negotiating the design and implementation of those requirements with all stakeholders
Experience with the collaboration of multiple organizations across the agency, including working with various products within NTOC and the Technology Directorate
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment as self-starter
Working knowledge of Cyber activities to include networks and the associated technologies including routers, firewalls and cross-domain solutions
Experience supporting an operational environment to include management of customer and mission needs and balancing those needs with software deployments
Experience with Agile software methodology: Jira, MS Project, and Confluence
Familiarity with Service Oriented Architectures (e.g., XML, REST)
Working knowledge of Internet protocols: TCP, UDP, SMTP, HTTP, GRE, etc.
Working knowledge of near real-time messaging and data distribution/messaging architectures (e.g., JMS)
Working knowledge of data modeling/tagging, target/entity management and Cyber taxonomies
Working knowledge of information security and architecture. (e.g., PKI, auditing)
2+ years experience in the SIGINT mission
2+ years experience in the network defensive mission
Candidates with these skills will be given preferential consideration.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with experience giving briefings
Working knowledge of the major data repositories
Working knowledge of the various VS systems
Experience with the various dataflows related to the VS systems
Experience with the support of operational systems, including managing customer and developer relationships
Familiarity with NTOC, Agency and community knowledge sharing and dissemination processes, workflows and policies
Familiarity with NSA specific security components (CASPort Authorization services, JBlocks)
Familiarity with Enterprise and Community and Header initiatives to include specification and application in Agency systems
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