Systems Engineer

Engineering, IT Systems, Navy, DoD, Cloud, DevSecOps, Agile
Contract W2, 24 Months
Depends on Experience

Job Description

Systems Engineer

*** United States citizenship required per government contract. (dual citizenship is not permitted). A completed United States DOD clearance investigation and current, active eligibility is required to perform on this contract, and therefore is required to be considered for a position.***

Location: Washington DC Navy Yard (Remote to Start)

Period of Performance: ASAP – May 2022 (multi-year contract with options)


Main Sail is currently seeking a Systems Engineer to provide support for large Navy financial and electronic procurement, cloud-based systems.


  • Perform critical analyses of engineering plans, procedures, technologies, and policies.
  • Develop implementation plans for integration efforts such as Application Programmer Interfaces (APIs)
  • Prepare technical reports with supporting analyses and recommendations.
  • Plan, coordinate and perform SE activities
  • Prepare plans and processes to provide clear guidance to Program teams that minimize integration and technical issues.
  • Ensure SE processes and disciplines are seamlessly integrated into Program Operations; Perform engineering analysis and assessment of proposed requirements changes, Engineering Change Proposals (ECPs), design issues, and Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) processes.
  • Produce related white papers and presentations
  • Update the SEP to account for acquisition policy changes, engineering planning updates and the progression of the Program through sustainment
  • Assist in SE task planning, assess tasks and deliverables progress, and coordinate weekly and/or monthly status updates for SE project schedules, and meeting minutes for SE meetings and discussions.
  • Develop and / or update SE technical documents to be used by the Government to provide useful process guidance to internal Program teams.
  • Develop/update system performance assessment plans.


  • Bachelor's Degree in any of the following Systems Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering Minimum 2 years' experience in an engineering discipline
  • Must be experienced with Agile Methodology – Scrum Methodology, Sprints, Kanban boards etc.
  • DevSecOps experience a plus
  • Must be capable of communicating effectively in writing as well as verbally
  • Must be able perform duties on-site, at the Washington Navy Yard (Post COVID)
  • Must be capable of performing effectively individually and as part of a team
  • Must be able to work with minimal oversight and meet deadlines
  • Must have strong communication skills, both oral and written
  • Must have effective analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Must have short-term and long-term planning skills


Erin Gatewood

Main Sail, LLC


Dice Id : 10110127
Position Id : 19-00496-1
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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