Principal Systems Engineer SafeNet Inc.
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Organization NameSafeNet Government Professional Services
At SafeNet, we employ the brightest and smartest people in the world. With more than 50 offices worldwide and 1,600 employees, we know the importance of acquiring the very best talent to make our company succeed. No matter what the job is ? technical writer, software engineer or a customer service representative ? we're always looking for our future leaders. Our number one goal is to staff our company with highly motivated employees that are eager to put their fingerprints throughout SafeNet and help drive us to continued successes. So if you're ready to be part of something special, we're ready and waiting. SafeNet, get inside.
From the Battle Space to the White House, our Government Solutions division has been at the core of data protection for more than 25 years, with an extensive range of security products providing the most trusted solutions for protecting communications, sensitive and classified data, intellectual property and digital identities. As a technology leader, we work with customers, partners and systems integrators to develop innovative information security solutions for all areas of the US Government. Our solutions enable the US Government to solve their mission-critical information security needs.
Our Government Professional Services division provides professional consulting services that include engineering secure solutions to protect electronic information systems and facilitate secure information sharing in the United States. We proudly offer information security solutions and technologies for homeland defense, preventing technological disclosure, precision warfare, crisis warning and prevention, and protecting intelligence capabilities. We are building a division that responds to our corporate and federal customer?s toughest technical problems which demand creativity and superior performance to provide our armed forces tools that make an impact today.
Individuals committed to our nation?s security are encouraged to apply.
This position calls for a SIGINT System Subject Matter Expert with direct experience with SSO systems. Responsibilities include development of SSO system training materials, ownership of the SSO training systems (including enhancement, operation, sustainment, and setup for specific training scenarios), occasional delivery of classroom training, and general consultation to the SSO training team and its students
A BS degree in engineering, telecommunications, or related technical field may be substituted for experience in one specialization.
The candidate must possess the following:
?Strong working knowledge of SSO SIGINT systems.
?Experience in optimizing system data flows
?Ability to design, develop, modify and maintain full SIGINT training systems in a laboratory environment.
?Ability to support Training Specialists in the creation of training materials.
?Ability to deliver modular format training in a classroom environment.
I. Signal Analysis: Individual shall have analysis experience with modern digital/optical telecommunications systems, to include Bell, CEPT, or SDH/PDH digital communications signals and the payload data within these signal structures. Individual shall have analysis experience with randomization, forward error correction and performing bit-level analysis of computer communications protocols. Shall be able to generate analysis reports.
II. Modern Tele-communications System and Networks: Individual shall have experience in modern digital telecommunications systems and protocols, to include: Optical Transport Network (OTN) Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM), Synchronous Optical Networks (SONET), SDH and PDH, LAN/WAN Networks, IP Networks, and ATM switches. The individual shall have experience in the study, design, exploitation, or implementation of communication networks with these technologies.
III. Telephony Switching System: Individual shall have experience in telephony switching system networks, to include normalization and mapping. This experience shall be in switching systems and dialing standards most commonly used in today?s international networks and telephony systems. Shall be able to generate component/system specifications as well as identify solutions.
IV. Communications Systems: Individual shall have experience in internet communications. This experience shall be with metadata, protocols, addressing, and routing of today?s internet and computer systems.
V. Cellular/Personal Communications Systems: Individual shall have experience in studying, designing, developing, exploiting, and/or testing components or systems that modulate or demodulate mobile cellular/personal communications systems. Individual shall have experience with the various standards associated with these 2G/3G/4G systems. Individual shall have experience with the cellular communication processes to include frequency reuse, cell splitting, self-location, paging, call initiation, hand-off, and roaming.
VI. TDM/PCM Multiplexing / Modulation /Switching Systems: Individual shall have experience in designing, developing, and/or testing components or systems that modulate, demodulate, multiplex and/or demultiplex conventional Bell, CEPT, or SDH/PDH/OTN digital communications signals. Individual shall have experience with the various standards associated with these systems.
VII. Packet Switching System: Individual shall have experience in packet switching system networks. This experience shall be in switching systems and packet protocols most commonly used in today?s international networks. Shall be able to generate component/system specifications as well as identify solutions.
VIII. Systems Engineering: Individual shall have experience designing and developing large-scale systems, containing multiple subsystems and requiring integration with external systems. This experience shall focus on all aspects of acquisition, requirements definition, system design, development, and training. The individual shall have experience in basic SIGINT technology as well as integrating, installing, configuring, changing, and optimizing HW & SW solutions into an overall system architecture.
IX. Operating Systems: Individual shall have experience identifying, communicating, and troubleshooting system problems caused either
by the operating system or the operating system/application interaction on UNIX variant operating systems to include primarily LINUX and SOLARIS.
X. Advanced Protocols: Individual shall have experience in Advanced Protocols, to include Open Transport Network (OTN), Automatically Switched Optical Network (ASON), Session Internet Protocol (SIP), and Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS).
Good Writing and communication skills
Critical thinking skills
Works well in teams
Customer service oriented
Licensures, Certifications: None noted
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Within the last 10 years, a minimum of 7 years development and integration experience in SIGINT systems.
Within the last 7 years, a minimum of 5 years experience in at least four (4) of the Engineering Subsystem Specializations listed below.
I. Switching and Survey: SWITCH CONTROL, CIENA CoreDirector/5430, M557, GLIMMERGLASS, LL209, LIGHTREGEN, ACS, LIGHTRAID, Avvio, or equivalent
II. Circuit Processing : CIRCUIT RAPTOR, LOPERS, JUGGERNAUT, UNITY, DSD, or equivalent
III. Packet Processing: PACKET RAPTOR,TURMOIL, TUMULT, WEALTHYCLUSTER, TRIREME, XKEYSCORE, TELLURIAN, or equivalent
IV. Distribution: MAILORDER, DSD, ISLANDTRANSPORT, NIAGARAFILES, Network Pump, QUICKPOINT, or equivalent
V. Filtering & Selection: XKEYSCORE, COURIERSKILL, KEYCARD, BLACKNIGHT, CADENCE, UTT/SSDM, or equivalent
VI. Monitoring: COMMONVIEW, TUMMS, or equivalent
VII. Analytic Tools: ONEROOF, UIS, or equivalent.
Within the last 7 years, a minimum of 5 years experience with the functionality and inter-processing of packet- and circuit-based HW & SW solutions.
A minimum of 10 years experience in performing and providing technical direction for the development, engineering, interfacing, integration, and testing of complex hardware/software systems.
This experience should also include definition of requirements and allocation of functions, conduction of systems requirements reviews, development of Concept of Operations (CONOPs) and interfacing standards, definition of architecture, technical/non-technical assessments, and end-to-end flow analysis.
A minimum of 7 years experience in a leadership position providing technical supervision to other engineering personnel; solving varied technical/scientific problems; and generating and reviewing designs for technical accuracy, completeness and appropriateness in light of objectives, budget, and schedule.
SafeNet continually strives to offer employees a strong benefit package with access to some of the best plan options available. As a result, our benefit package covers a broad spectrum of options for our employees. In addition, we also offer competitive salaries and telecommuting opportunities for some positions.
SafeNet is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce while maintaining an alcohol and drug-free workplace. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
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