Chenega Corporation Senior Systems Engineer in Lorton, Virginia

Chenega Systems

Company Job Title:

Senior Systems Engineer




Lorton, VA

Reports To:

Program Manager

FLSA Status:

Exempt, Full Time, Regular


TheSenior Systems Engineerwill provide engineering expertise while coordinating with multiple program offices and various stakeholders to understand the environment and implement pilot and prototyping activities for the Navy Maritime Maintenance Enterprise Solution – Technical Refresh (NMMES-TR).

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:(Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position)

  • Collaborate with Government and external stakeholders to develop and deliver a plan, priority, and roadmap for the rationalization/consolidation and migration against the NMMES-TR high-level incremental release strategy

  • Analyze and baseline existing COTS / GOTS portfolio as defined in the SRS and SV-8

  • Address cost, schedule, performance, and cybersecurity risk as part of the plan/roadmap

  • Track project milestones and deliverables

  • Participate in weekly Integrated Project Team (IPT) meetings

  • Develop plans and supports ad hoc IT initiatives

  • Evaluate and recommend solutions for migrating legacy data from existing hosting environments and other applicable data sources to the new database repository.

  • Perform trade off analysis of potential COTS solutions for use within the pilot program

  • Analyze user’s requirements, concept of operations documents, and high-level system architectures to develop system requirements specifications

  • Evaluate hardware and software to determine efficiency, reliability, and compatibility with existing system, and make purchase recommendations

  • Review system Architecture and system design documentation

  • Support the preparation of system engineering plans and system integration and test plans

Non-Essential Duties:

  • Performs other duties as assigned

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • None

Minimum Qualifications:(To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)

  • High School Diploma/GED required.

  • 8 years of relevant experience

  • Experience working in commercial cloud environments

  • Experience supporting Web services technologies

  • Experience with SDLC and Agile methodologies

  • SECRET security clearance

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Strong working experience in all phases of the SDLC, and EW data analysis/library products to support automated test tool development is strongly preferred

  • Must be well organized, an effective communicator at multiple levels and able to grasp system concepts and communicate their applications

  • Must be capable of quickly learning new systems and associated software applications for proficient execution of tasks

  • Ability to work closely and cooperatively with fellow workers

  • Effective communication and time management


  • Shows respect and sensitivity for cultural differences; Educates others on the value of diversity; Promotes a harassment-free environment; Builds a diverse workforce.


  • Treats people with respect; Keeps commitments; Inspires the trust of others; Works with integrity and ethically; Upholds organizational values.

Physical Demands:

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Work Environment:

  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

  • The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.

  • During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.

Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Native preference under PL 93-638.

We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.

Organization: Chenega Systems, LLC

Title: Senior Systems Engineer

Location: Virginia-Lorton

Requisition ID: 1800003630