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System Engineer (Government)

Columbia, Maryland

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AT&T Global Public Sector is a trusted provider of secure, IP enabled, cloud-based, network solutions and professional services to the Department of Defense. We are dedicated to recruiting, developing and empowering a diverse, high-performing workforce that is passionate about what they do, committed to our shared values and dedicated to our customers’ mission.

RIS I is the delivery of regional IT services to the end user. We offer support of end user devices including desktop, workplace peripherals, and voice and video devices. We support local and campus area networks, including wireless and cable plant.

AT&T has an opening for a System Engineer – To manage the requirements and solution architectures for a large enterprise Information Technology (IT) environment. Responsible for translating the core architecture for business requirements into a technical solution consisting of platform, network, software, COTS hardware, etc. through functional, performance, and reliability analysis using engineering models and techniques. This is a hands-on role that ultimately results in the delivery of large enterprise Information Technology products and services.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Investigates and documents customer technology requirements
  • Assesses the current functionality, business requirements and gaps between baseline and target hardware, software, data, platforms and systems
  • Develops solution architectures for IT related technology support systems
  • Reviews and recommends solution(s) to management based on results of independent assessment of current and future performance, stability, and systems management/life cycle issues
  • Adheres to technology architecture guidelines and principles in the design process
  • Selects design tools and technologies for technology architecture
  • Documents problems that occur in the technology architecture design process
  • Analyzes the future state of technology needed to meet customer requirements; summarizes business objectives
  • Follows existing system design processes and standards in the design and development of target architecture
  • Develops roadmaps for target architecture
  • Reports on progress made in developing the target architecture; tackles obstacles encountered throughout the design process
  • Provides routine solutions to issues and recommendations for projects in target architecture development
Required Skills, Experience, and Education: Seven (7) years of experience as an SE in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required. Bachelor’s degree in System Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, Engineering Management, or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Five (5) years of additional SE experience may be substituted for a Bachelor’s degree.

Experience in the following areas highly desired:
  • IT Industry: Trends & Directions
  • Make data-driven decisions
  • Operating Systems and Environments
  • Process Management
  • Product & Service Design & Development
  • System and Technology Integration
  • Technology Architecture
Required Clearance: Candidate must have a TSSCI with Polygraph. (#polygraph)

AT&T will consider for employment qualified applicants in a manner consistent with the requirements of federal, state and local laws.

AT&T is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and we are committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V


Job ID 1966174 Date posted 02/03/2020

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Pros

I believe in AT&T and know they are at the edge of technology. The company believes in their people and offers all kinds of training to enable us to take on new jobs and to stay at the front of technology. The software defined network which we are building is the newest technology and AT&T has been involved since early 2000s. You have a great deal of autonomy at AT&T as long as you get the job done. You have the ability to do different jobs and to be challenged at all times.

Cons

I really have little negative to say about AT&T I have worked here for 35 years on March 23rd of 2016.

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