2021296 Systems Engineer $215,000.00

  • Level 1 - Subject Matter Expert
  • Mclean VA


Position Requires a Top Secret (TS/SCI) Clearance with a Polygraph.

We are seeking fully cleared, dynamic technical professionals to join our program in the Northern, Virginia area. Our program is an Enterprise IT Program that supports and protects the IC mission. The program is a portfolio of hundreds of projects funded by numerous customers providing Engineering and Sustainment services for a Global Information Technology Enterprise. As a team, we architect, develop, engineer, maintain, and provide continuous sustainment of enterprise-level communications in support of the customer’s mission worldwide. We also provide secure, reliable, and cost effective enterprise class data center hosting services, in which we develop, integrate, and maintain.

We are seeking a Technical Writer (Engineer) who will provide engineering and technical writing support for a team of 20+. As a Technical Writer (Engineer), you will also identify issues and solutions for full system life cycle from concept to disposal for both hardware and software, including requirements elicitation, systems integration, verification and validation, testing, and risk analysis and supportability.

Your responsibilities will include the following:
• Working with other engineers to perform and document research and studies on many engineering approaches, and briefing the customer on them
• Building and executing installation plans with senior customers
• Documenting new solutions for transition to operations and maintenance (O&M)
• Performing and documenting functional analysis, timeline analysis, requirements allocation, and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications
• Ensuring engineering documents are compliant with industry standards and best practices
• Developing and continuously improving technical documentation standards
• Analyzing and studying complex systems requirements
• Assisting in establishing standards for information systems procedures
• Working with hardware and software for upgrades and new systems
• Creating systems level documentation (e.g., requirements documents)

Estimated Salary:
Position Level: Level 1 – Subject Matter Expert
Salary Range: Up to $215,000.00 per year

B4Corp Estimated Salary Ranges:
Position Level                                          Min Salary       Max Salary
Level 1 – Subject Matter Expert               $160,000         $215,000
Level 2 – Expert                                         $140,000         $195,000
Level 3 – Senior                                         $110,000         $170,000
Level 4 – Full Performance                      $60,000           $100,000

Mandatory Requirements:

• Must possess a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Systems Engineering, or related field
• Must possess a minimum of 5 years’ experience in either IT engineering or relevant industry knowledge
• Demonstrated knowledge of at least three (3) of the following infrastructure principles:
o Amazon Web Services (AWS) best standards
o High availability
o Scalability
o Capacity planning
o Data backup and recovery
• Ability to understand all phases of the systems development and project management life cycle
• Demonstrated hands-on experience across the following disciplines:
o Commercial Cloud Services (C2S)
o Microsoft Windows and Linux OSs
o Networking (TCP/IP, switching and routing, VLANs, and multi-tier networks)
o Application integration (design and integration of multiple COTS products)
o Virtualization systems and automatic provisioning of components
• Experience multi-tasking and juggling competing priorities
• Excellent verbal and written communications skills

Optional Requirements:

• Experience with Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
• Experience with any of the following:
o Amazon Elastic Block Store (EBS)
o Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
o Elastic Load Balancing
o Auto Scaling for Linux
o CloudFront
o AWS Elastic Beanstalk
o Auditing Changes to Amazon EC2 Security Groups
o CloudFormation
o Amazon DynamoDB
o Amazon Redshift
o AWS OpsWorks
o AWS Tools for PowerShell
o Amazon CloudWatch
o Utilizing Dynamic Registration and Dashboards for Amazon EC2 Instances
o Amazon CloudFront for Dynamic Content Acceleration
o Simple Storage Service (S3)
o AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM)
• Office 365 Design and Administration
• AWS certifications
• Microsoft Certified: Azure Fundamentals

B4CORP Company Information

B4Corp is a small defense contracting company that focuses on providing an optimum environment for mission-focused, highly-skilled consultants to support the United States of America’s intelligence community and other defense organizations. B4Corp provides a low overhead, highly efficient, high salary environment that allows employees to excel at meeting the client’s needs. B4Corp is looking for information technology professionals that have a high sense of personal responsibility, self-motivation, and mission drive.

B4Corp’s dedication and care for its employees is reflected in the outstanding compensation and benefits B4Corp provides. Our salaries are second to none. B4Corp’s benefits reflect the company’s policy of putting the employees first. Our health insurance demonstrates this with 100% employer coverage and providing employees with a plan that has $0 copay, 0% coinsurance and an HSA that can allow employees to accrue health savings for the future. B4Corp’s maximum flexibility comp / makeup time policy, along with the company’s cafeteria-style benefit plan that allows employees to maximize their benefit dollars, reflects B4Corp’s commitment to its employees.


  • Outstanding Salaries


  • Full Vanguard 401k Plan – Featuring a full scope of investment options
    –       100% employer matched contribution up to 6% of employee’s salary
    –       Ability to max out 401k savings $57k ($63.5k if over 50)
  • Employees receive B4Corp phantom stock each year (2-year vesting period)

Insurance 100% Employer-Paid Premiums:

  • United Health Care Choice Plus HSA POS Gold 1500 w/HSA
    –       Employer funded HSA to cover 100% health care deductible
    –       Health insurance: $0 copay, $0 co-insurance. Full scope protection for you and your family!
    –       100% employer premium coverage for single and family
  • Health Equity HSA – B4Corp contributes $1500.00 for single and $3000.00 for family into your Health Equity HSA to cover 100% of your health care deductible.
  • Mutual of Omaha Dental VSP Vision Insurance Mutual of Omaha short-term disability (60% of salary up to $2,000.00/week)
  • Mutual of Omaha long-term disability (60% of salary up to $10,000.00/month)
  • Mutual of Omaha life insurance ($200,000.00)

Employee Referral Bonus:

  • Refer a friend or a coworker and receive $2,000 per year for every year the person works for B4CORP

Paid Time Off (PTO):

  • Seven weeks of leave per year (including ten federal holidays)
  • Ability to purchase 2 additional weeks of vacation
  • Flexible work schedule with comp time (with customer approval)

Tuition and Training:

  • Free CBTNuggets Online Training Account
    –       More than 200 online IT courses on a large variety of topics, including networking, security, virtualization, and the cloud — from trusted vendors such as Cisco, Microsoft, and Google.
    –       Train anytime, anywhere, and on a variety of devices – even offline!
    –       Transcender® Practice Exams
    –       Virtual Labs
  • Free L inux Academy Online Training Account

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