Systems Engineer IV


Vencore is a proven provider of information solutions, engineering and analytics for the U.S. Government. With more than 40 years of experience working in the defense, civilian and intelligence communities, Vencore designs, develops and delivers high impact, mission-critical services and solutions to overcome its customers most complex problems.

Headquartered in Chantilly, Virginia, Vencore employs 3,800 engineers, analysts, IT specialists and other professionals who strive to be the best at everything they do.

Vencore is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled


Responsibilities Include:

  • Assess current and future technology, and ensures the Project captures innovative tradecraft, lessons learned, and best practices
  • Perform technical planning to drive a roadmap that ensures requisite capabilities and services are available to meet mission and GEOINT community user needs
  • Perform analysis on end user needs and prioritizations, decompose Epics into Features, and prepare for Agile release planning events
  • Coordinate Release Planning Events to assist product owners and mission managers in defining the scope and priorities for upcoming development sprints
  • Work closely with product owners to manage the features backlog and adjust development focus as required to meet mission objectives
  • Provide recommendations on alternative solutions and strategies to mitigate risks and meet task objectives
  • Assist the customer in tracking and prioritizing development discrepancies and assess proposed work-off plans
  • Prepare and present status briefings to program and customer leadership

Required Qualifications:

  • Active TS/SCI Clearance
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, or related technical field, or equivalent experience
  • 11+ years of systems engineering, integration, or systems development experience
  • 1+ years experience with leading agile release train planning and execution
  • 1+ years of GIS systems/software engineering, or foundation GEOINT systems/software engineering, or related GEOINT production/dissemination technical support
  • Demonstrated ability to establish effective customer relationships with senior level government personnel; ability to work independently and within a team environment
  • Self-starter and able to manage multiple tasks and changing priorities
  • Strong interpersonal, problem solving, organizational and multi-tasking skills
  • Excellent written/verbal communications, technical/non-technical presentation skills

Desired Qualifications:

  • Advanced degree or certification in a technical field
  • 2+ years of experience with any of the various Foundation GEOINT domains, e.g., maritime, aeronautical, topographic, GeoNames and Boundaries, etc
  • 1+ years technical experience supporting NSG systems and architectures
  • Demonstrated experience in engineering GEOINT exploitation services and capabilities
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of intel exploitation mission planning and execution
  • Demonstrated experience in cloud technology with emphasis on distributed performance
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