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Systems Engineer (Engineer Systems 4) - 1471

Date: Jul 2, 2022

Location: Annapolis Junction, MD, US, 20701

Company: HII's Mission Technologies division

Requisition Number: 1471 

Required Travel: 0 - 10%

Employment Type: Full Time/Salaried/Exempt

Hours Per Week: 40 

Security Clearance: TS/SCI w/ FS Poly 

Level of Experience: Senior 

Employee Referral Bonus Amount: [[filter10]]

Job Description

Come join our Cyber and Intelligence team!  Our cyber professionals are defining the future of cybersecurity, providing the most effective prevention, detection, and responses to the broad spectrum and constant evolution of threat actors.  Our experts provide actionable, timely intelligence that protects our nation from adversaries intent on disrupting our freedoms and harming our nation. Together, we are an integral part of an important mission -- we go to work every day with the knowledge and pride that our accomplishments make a difference. 


HII-Cyber & Electronic Warfare is looking to hire a Systems Engineer in their Linthicum Heights, MD office.


You will help develop and publish product-neutral, solution-level specifications to guide vendor/integrator designs to create an architecture using layered commercial products, configured in a particular manner to monitor and protect WLAN Access Systems and securing classified spaces.


See  for more details about the program.

Essential Job Responsibilities

This is a high-visibility role that will have you working closely with our customer to develop to develop and publish product-level requirements for industry Wireless Intrusion Detection and Wireless Intrusion Prevention systems to permit the use of commercial products and solutions to monitor and protect wireless End User Devices (e.g., tablets, smartphones, and laptop computers) accessing secure enterprise services.


A summary of your additional responsibilities is as follows:

  • Perform analyses of architectures and provide technical guidance in the development of functional requirements.
  • Provide technical guidance on Enterprise systems engineering and architecture concepts and principles.
  • Analyze commercial solutions to ensure that the defined capabilities continue to provide the security services and robustness required to account for technology development, new security issues, and new use cases.

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Minimum Qualifications

  • 9+ years with a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, or Engineering Management. 4+ years additional SE experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.
  • Ensure engineering solutions for DoD and IC networks are mutually supportive and address key gaps in warfighter capabilities.
  • Provide subject matter expertise to various Enterprise IA Architecture community working groups, committees, and governance bodies.
  • Support efforts to further DoD's desire to establish a threat-based, cybersecurity architecture assessment methodology.
  • Development of systems engineering documentation, systems requirements and functional requirements.
  • Clearance: Must possess and maintain an active TS/SCI with Polygraph.

Preferred Requirements


  • A minimum of 14 years systems engineering experience 
  • Must be comfortable speaking in front of customers 

This opportunity resides with Cyber & Electronic Warfare, a business group within Mission Technologies, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries. HII works within our nation’s intelligence and cyber operations communities to defend our interests in cyberspace. Our deep expertise in network architecture, software and hardware development, cybersecurity and the electromagnetic environment uniquely enables us to support sensitive missions for federal agency partners.

HII is a global engineering and defense technologies provider. With a 135-year history of trusted partnerships in advancing U.S. national security, HII delivers critical capabilities ranging from the most powerful and survivable naval ships ever built, to unmanned systems, ISR and AI/ML analytics. HII leads the industry in mission-driven solutions that support and enable a networked, all-domain force. Headquartered in Virginia, HII’s skilled workforce is 44,000 strong. For more information, please visit:

Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

Nearest Major Market: Baltimore
Nearest Secondary Market: Washington DC