ICF Consulting Group, Inc. Sr. Systems Engineer - Innovation in Arlington, Virginia

Description:

If you are a Senior Systems Engineer with solid experience working with IT Innovation we are looking for your to join our Information Planning and Management (IPM) line of business. You will support a large, business analysis and management support services contract within USAID s CIO organization. The goal of this new project will be to leverage advances in Information Technology (IT) to securely and efficiently accomplish USAID s mission objective and support USAID s workforce and partner organizations. This position will be located at USAID in Crystal City, VA. __ _What you ll be doing:_ * Promoting IT innovation through research and development and by providing assessments of new and evolving technologies, techniques, and industry best practices in IT infrastructure (e.g., hardware, software, network infrastructure, telecom, and industry best practices) * Monitor and track emerging tools and technologies by following industry and academia research efforts * Maintain a technology radar of promising and applicable candidates * For promising candidates prepare and brief required stakeholders on pros/cons of same. This will include, presentation, business cases, white papers etc. * Take responsibility for developing prototypes and/or proof of concept (POC) of promising and approved candidates, and brief senior executives and other related stakeholders on findings of same * For qualifying POCs and prototypes work to update related Enterprise Architectures models and engineering processes, practices and applicable artifacts to facilitate the secure, consistent and standards aligned utilization of applicable new tools and technologies across USAID projects

Qualifications

*What you ll need:* * Master's degree and 10 years experience or Bachelor's degree and 15 years experience * Active high level government security clearance * Strong experience in Software Engineering and/or IT networking and infrastructure engineering with both Waterfall and Agile * Experience drafting concept definition papers, analysis of alternatives, and business cases as necessary * Experience working with Federal Enterprise Architectures Framework (FEAF 2.0) and associated BRM and TRM is a plus _What we would like_: * Agile/SAFe certifications is a plus _About ICF_ ICF (NASDAQ:ICFI) is a global consulting and technology services provider with more than 5,000 professionals focused on making big things possible for our clients. We are business analysts, public policy experts, technologists, researchers, digital strategists, social scientists and creatives. Since 1969, government and commercial clients have worked with ICF to overcome their toughest challenges on issues that matter profoundly to their success. Come engage with us at www.icf.com. ICF offers an excellent benefits package, an award winning talent development program, and fosters a highly skilled, energized and empowered workforce.

ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation

Location: /Virginia-Arlington/

Requisition ID: /1700003496/