Systems Engineer in Tampa, FL at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 10/13/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  903997


Title: Systems Engineer x4

Location: Tampa, Florida

Contract: 6 month contract to hire

Apex Systems is looking for a Systems Engineer in Tampa, Florida. If interested please contact Kelsey Laughlin at  813-281-8800.

**Must be eligible to obtain TS/SCI**

Job Details:

  • The Systems Engineer performs tier three systems support in accordance with the SIE OPORD.
  • In addition to in-depth technical knowledge of the Government’s software and hardware, Systems Engineers need advanced analytical, troubleshooting and design skills.
  • The ability to communicate with technical and non-technical users also is essential.
  • The Systems Engineer must be familiar with the systems engineering process and data as a fundamental building block for performance improvement.
  • Participation in working groups, design reviews and system tests are required.
  • Candidates will help generate assessments, as well as develop and implement actionable recommendations based on reviews.
  • Candidates require extensive knowledge of the development process, including specification, documentation, and quality assurance.
  • Because of the broad range of demands Systems Engineers must meet, candidates who have demonstrated strong project planning skills are preferred.
  • If applicable, the contractor shall be responsible for ensuring system availability and reliability of the Global Command and Control System - Joint (GCCS-J) and related GCCS Family of Systems (FoS) on the networks.

Typical duties include:

  • Developing, maintaining, and supporting technical infrastructure, hardware, and system software components
  • Performing installation, maintenance, and support of system software and hardware.
  • Performing user support Position Descriptions (PDs) for the Enterprise Operations and Maintenance (O&M) Task Order (TO)
  • Configuring, debugging, and supporting multiple infrastructure platforms
  • Performing high-level root cause analysis in support of service interruption recovery, as well as creating and documenting preventive measures
  • Working as a strong team contributor, and providing technical expertise.
  • Staying abreast of emerging trends in information technology and helping shape the work for the Government.
  • Working with the Government to understand their requirements and evaluate possible technical solutions.
  • Establishes complex operational databases, software configuration control and system interfaces for computer systems related to customer Global Command and Control Systems. (GCCS Engineer)
  • Maintains file servers, network access; documents, analyzes and troubleshoots systems anomalies to ensure optimum equipment performance. (GCCS Engineer)

Education Requirements: BA/BS or equivalent + 2-4 years of experience as System Engineer (GCCS Engineer position)

Certification Requirements: Current MCSE related to candidate’s work area OR equivalent relevant to the candidate’s work area OR equivalent vendor certification OR Red Hat Linux/Unix Cert (GCCS Engineer). DoDD 8570.01-M IAT II

Experience Requirements:

  • At least eight years of related experience
  • Ability to focus on engineering from a performance perspective
  • Expertise in a systems or application programming language (e.g., Java, C++)
  • Expertise in web-based frameworks (e.g., Java Enterprise Edition (JEE), .NET, JavaScript, JQuery)
  • Knowledge of data structures and relational database systems (e.g., Oracle, MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server, PostGres)
  • Working knowledge of network and information exchange technologies (e.g., TCP/IP, RESTful, SOAP, HTTP)
  • Familiarity with system engineering processes and techniques
  • Excellent collaboration and communication skills
  • Strong technical writing skills
  • GCCS Engineer position: Experience with GCCS applications to include Agile Client, COP, C2PC, DCAPES, and GWIS desired









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