Sr. Systems Engineer - Dahlgren, VA
at RCS Corporation

Date Posted: 4/25/2019

Job Description

RCS has an immediate need for a SR. Systems Engineer local to the Dahlgren, VA area. This opportunity is a direct hire position with a large company on a full-time basis. 

Who We Are
RCS Corporation is a certified Woman Business Enterprise specializing in the recruitment of professionals throughout the United States.  With two corporate offices, over 20 years of experience, and a presence in 30+ states, we are well-positioned to service employers, employees, and candidates across every discipline.  Our emphasis is on excellent work ethic, accountability, transparency, effective communication and safety.

Job Summary

Our client is seeking a Sr. System Engineer to perform a review of requirements and best practices to determine and write new processes and procedures. Must be proficient in MS Excel to gather and metrics and provide data and briefing to senior management. Must have technical background and some system engineering experience.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Work effectively on several phases of systems/software programming/analysis with little direction, but may require some instruction and guidance for other aspects.
  • May assist in the coding of benchmark testing, job accounting and other control modules developed internally by the company.
  • May assist with moderately complex software applications, such as system generations, compilers, link editors and some system engineering experience.
  • Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Requirements

  • A Bachelor’s of Science (BS) degree from an accredited college or university in an engineering, scientific, or technical discipline. In lieu of degree, eight (8) years of a demonstrated knowledge base and subject matter expertise relevant to specific technical disciplines of the PWS, including the qualifications below; or US Naval operational experience at the E7 level or higher.
  • In addition, ten (10) years of engineering experience with a DoD major weapon, combat, and/or fire control systems program. Experience in concept definition, DoDAF compliant architecture development, requirements definition, and initial and detailed system design activities.
  • Systems engineering experience focused on requirements development and management of software systems. This includes experience related to the identification, analysis, and documentation of complex systems involving DOD weapon, combat, and/or fire control systems.
  • Eight (8) years of concurrent experience with Navy surface or submarine shipboard weapons, combat, and/or fire control systems to include current Navy programs such as Tomahawk, USW (Surface Ship), USW (C4I), SLBM, and/or LCS Combat Systems .
  • One Engineer/Analyst experienced with engineering tools such as DOORS, Change Synergy, and System Architect. Also, one Engineer /Analyst experienced in obtaining DIACAP and/or PIT certification and accreditation of Navy weapon systems connected to the IT-21 Network.
  • Must be US Citizen
  • No clearance required. Must be eligible for the interim security clearance.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Naval Weapon Systems experience.

Opportunities with RCS change daily.  For a complete listing of our current openings, please visit our website at

RCS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. RCS provides equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), national origin, age, disability, veteran or marital status.

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RCS Corporation specializes in the recruitment of professionals for best-of-class companies throughout the United States. RCS recruits top talent for direct hire, temp-to-perm and contract staffing positions and provides customized payroll services. Our recruiting specialties consist of Engineering Disciplines, Project Management, Project Controls, Information Technology, Energy Efficiency and Business Professionals.

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Since 1994, RCS has expanded its reach into 40+ states and is well-positioned to service employers, employees and candidates across a variety of disciplines in the Energy / Engineering / Utility Industry. We are a team of passionate people who strive to exceed expectations. Our emphasis is on excellent work ethic, accountability, transparency, effective communication and safety.

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