Jul 18, 2019

Systems Engineer 3- Ft. Belvoir, VA

  • Watermark Risk Management International, LLC
  • Ft. Belvoir, VA
Full-Time Defense Engineering Government Information Technology (IT) Other

Job Description

Systems Engineer 3 – Ft. Belvoir, VA
Watermark Risk Management International has an exciting opportunity for a talented Systems Engineer. This position provides Advisory and Assistance Services (A&AS) to the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA), Nuclear Arms Control Technology (NACT), developing state-of-the-art capabilities to operate and maintain the U.S. portion of the International Monitoring System (IMS) in accordance with Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO) performance specifications and requirements.


• Experience working with some or all, of the following: Department of Defense (DoD), other Federal agencies, industry, National and or Service Laboratories, international partners.
• Experience authoring technical and or non-technical documents and briefings.
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
• Skilled in using personal computer and standard office automation systems (e.g., Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project).
• Travel is required (10% to 25%).

In this role you will:

• Provide expertise in managing and monitoring installed systems and infrastructure installing, configuring, testing and maintaining operating systems, application software and system management tools; and ensuring the highest levels of systems and infrastructure availability
• Uses databases and models to conduct statistical analyses of failures and sparing strategies to support development of an optimal sparing strategy, identification of opportunities to increase performance and or reliability, and to reduce the U.S. IMS Life Cycle Costs
• Provides advice and facilitates government acquisition actions by writing statements of work, evaluating proposals, and monitoring contractor performance
• Assists the government in rapid transition of emerging tools and analytical capabilities to key end-users


• Bachelor of Science plus 5 years of relevant experience, or Master of Science plus 3 years of relevant experience in a core science or engineering discipline

Security Clearance:

• A DoD Secret clearance (or equivalent) is required, as is the ability to obtain Top Secret clearance with Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) access

Preferred Qualifications:

• Current Top Secret and or SCI clearance
• Experience in research and development activities involving treaty verification and monitoring technologies is   desired
• Experience working with the VMETRIC Readiness-Based Sparing (RBS) optimization model is desired
• Project Management Professional (PMP) certification



Watermark Risk Management International, LLC is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factors.


Systems-Process Engineering  



Security Clearance

Active Top Secret

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