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Systems Engineer

Aurora, CO 80012
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The Intelligence group provides high-end systems engineering and integration products and services, data analytics and software development to national and military intelligence customers. Serving federal agencies and the Intelligence Community for more than 50 years, the Intelligence group helps our clients meet their mission needs by providing trusted advisors, leading-edge technologies, and innovative solutions.


Perspecta is a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nations most complex challenges.Our team of engineers, analysts, and developers work tirelessly to create innovative solutions.We continually push ourselvesto respond, to adapt, to go further.

When you join Perspecta, you ally yourself with some of the smartest, most dedicated people in the industry. From mission domain experts with decades of experience, to engineers and developers using the latest agile techniques, you will find a team of people youll be proud to learn from and work with.

Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many waysnot only through highly competitive salaries and benefits packages, but also with the opportunity to create a meaningful impact on projects that matter. We will provide you the flexibility to shape a role that helps develop the career you want.


Perspecta is looking for a SYSTEMS ENGINEER to join a skilled, highly respected and long-standing team supporting operational systems and environments. The successful applicant will generate and execute testing procedures to verify the operational performance of end-to-end systems. They will also review test plans to ensure they meet operational objectives and will participate in the testing process to validate the satisfaction of mission requirements. They will collect and analyze data, produce metrics and trending information, and engage in end-to-end monitoring of complex intelligence systems. Activities include:

  • Support monitoring of enterprise data processing, and the associated infrastructure, to provide timely detection of potential errors and system issues
  • Conduct first-level analysis of testing results, coordinate and/or perform detailed in-depth analysis of the results
  • Identify any degradations in system performance. Support notifications to the government and associated personnel. Perform and/or support root cause analysis of observed issues
  • Create and manage discrepancy reports, trouble tickets, or other forms of notification; Track through to resolution; Verify fixes are satisfactory
  • Support routine and ad-hoc scheduling of enterprise engineering tests
  • Monitor planned outages and other activities which may impact system performance and data accuracy and report findings or issues to the government
  • Plan, coordinate, and execute engineering tests following outages and events that may have impacted system performance or data accuracy
  • Author Engineering Test Support Requests (ETSR) and design, plan, and conduct engineering evaluation test in support of enterprise operation and system deliveries
  • Prepare engineering test reports and findings
  • Ensure approaches to analysis are based on accepted scientific and mathematical practice



  • Active TS/SCI Clearance with Polygraph
  • Requires 8 to 10 years with BS/BA or 6 to 8 years with MS/MA or 3 to 5 years with PhD.

  • Strong analytical skills, intelligence community domain knowledge, and demonstrated understanding of user needs and operational environments

  • Demonstrated success in team environments; good presentation and communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to clearly explain technical issues to both technical and non-technical audiences


  • Experience in the National Intelligence Community
  • Preference for degrees in a technical field (e.g. physics, electrical/systems engineering, math)
Colorado Salary Minimum: $82,992.00 Colorado Salary Maximum:$177,424.00 The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position, and is just one component of Perspecta's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include annual bonuses, short- and long-term incentives, and program-specific awards. In addition, Perspecta provides a variety of benefits to employees.
About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to do just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is anAA/EEOEmployer - All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

As a government contractor, Perspecta abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).


  • Information Technology
Posted: 2021-04-16 Expires: 2021-05-16

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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