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System Engineer

Full Time


Colorado Springs, Colorado

Position Overview

JANUS is currently seeking motivated, career and customer oriented System Engineer to support the United States Space Force (USSF) Test and Evaluation Directorate in the establishment of a National Space Test and Training Complex – Digital


MANDATORY REQUIREMENT: Candidate must be a US Citizen in order to obtain and maintain an interim and final security clearance


Special Requirements:


  • Requires an active Top Secret clearance with the ability to obtain and maintain a SCI clearance (willing to consent to a counter-intelligence polygraph examination)


Experience and Education:

  • Assess project objectives and propose requirements allocation across the system(s), inform design trades, author and manage systems engineering documentation (eg, technical writing), implement configuration management procedures, and review and assess contractor design solutions to determine if they meet requirements and recommend alternative solutions as necessary
  • Identify software development risks and notify the program management team, develop assessments of contractor software development, partner with the development contractor to guide software and integration and testing
  • Monitor software algorithm development and provide independent assessments, recommend procedural and system improvements and efficiencies
  • Develop software technical requirements, develop software test plans and procedure, oversee software testing, verification, and validation activities
  • Background in Agile Software Development with experience in the following areas:
    • Program Management (e.g., JIRA, Confluence, etc)
    • Development (e.g., DevOps, Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment, etc)
    • Architecture (e.g., Docker Containers, Kubernetes, etc)
    • Infrastructure (e.g., Cloud - Platform One)
  • Experience in:
    • C++
    • Java
    • Python
    • Fortran
    • SQL
    • Oracle 
    • Cameo and Sparx EA


  • Possess a Bachelor's Degree or higher from an accredited college or university in Engineering, Science, or Information Technology.



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