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Software Systems Engineer in Alexandria, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 2/21/2019

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Job Description

Our client is a premier technology integrator with approximately 33,000 employees worldwide. With a strong commitment to supporting programs of national importance, our client is able to help solve our country’s most significant problems. They are currently looking for a Software Systems Engineer to join their incredible team in Alexandria.

Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a US Citizen with the ability to obtain a Secret Clearance (not required to start).  

Responsibilities of the Software Systems Engineer:

  • Develop and maintain software architecture for the overall program in accordance with customer needs and business objectives 
  • Assess the veracity of software architecture based on established Software Engineering Institute principles
  • Document software architecture for the program with UML artifacts 
  • Communicate architecture concepts to software developers and program management
  • Review software team plans, designs, and code, to ensure compliance with architecture standards
  • Act as a sprint lead for a team of 5-7 software developers, plan and estimate development tasks to improve performance metrics
  • Proactively identify potential impediments and develop around them
  • Utilize Jira, Confluence, Git/BitBucket to collaborate and communicate information

Keywords: Software Systems Engineer, Lead, Jira, Confluence, BitBucket, UML, Clearance Jobs, Secret Clearance

Job ID: 315886

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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