• Senior Systems Engineer

    Job Locations US-AL-Montgomery
    Posted Date 1 month ago(5/18/2018 1:54 PM)
    # of Openings
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    NikSoft Systems Corporation is a recognized Information Technology solutions provider. Founded in 1998 and based in Reston, Virginia, NikSoft is a CMMI Level 3 Certified company with an established reputation for excellence and on-time delivery with a consistently high customer satisfaction rating from its Federal Government and private consulting contracts.


    NikSoft is currently conducting a search for professional and experienced Senior System Engineers to join our team as we expand our program and base of operations in Montgomery, Alabama. Working with Subject Matter Experts in Life Cycle Management, we will be at the forefront of next generation technology to provide one authoritative source of data, improved data accuracy, and reduced data duplication. Our complete services include: planning, design, test, update, documentation, implementation, development, sustainment, and fielding of advanced systems effectively optimizing technology at the National level.


    • Review and update Logical and Physical Architectures
    • Review and updates to System Architecture
    • Review and provide feedback on program technical documentation including delivered CDRLs from support contractors
    • Validate that development, test and production environments are in accordance with agreed upon parameters by the Government Lead Engineer or Program Manager
    • Create detailed network diagrams and flow charts using Microsoft Office tools
    • Support validation and update of Management Internal Control Toolset (MICT)
    • Support validation and update of BES Operation Baseline Database (BOBD)
    • Support technical troubleshooting with support vendors and service providers (eg. DISA or AWS), and ensure root cause analysis is captured post incident
    • Establish/maintain desktop test environment within the Capability Integration Environment (CIE)
    • Submit required documentation to establish and record number for all COTS software when required
    • Provide certification progress updates to as required to ensure the status remains current
    • Monitor/track status of applicable record number and take action as required to keep products moving towards certification
    • Maintain current status of all certification activities related to COTS software and ensure status is available via dashboard, spreadsheet, or another proposed approved format
    • Test the installation and execution of COTS software in a virtual environment provided/recommended processes and test tools (i.e. MKRunTest, WireShark packet capture, packet analysis tools)
    • Utilize appropriate resources to include, but not limited to, analysis tools, vendor websites and forums, and websites to analyze test results to determine potential vulnerabilities and document vendor’s use of Open Source Software (by vendor, product, and version)
    • Collaborate with vendors as required to validate/mitigate actual vulnerabilities, test patches, re-test products after implementing mitigation actions, and document results as required to ensure products are added
    • Monitor certified COTS software (to include imbedded Open Source Software) for newly-identified vulnerabilities and work with vendors to develop, test, and implement patches or other mitigation actions
    • Assist license manager or other designated personnel to ensure COTS software is available to users for download via the established distribution process


    • Minimum 10 years’ experience or Technical Degree from Accredited University + 5 years’ experience


    ** US Citizenship status is required and an active Secret Clearance; must successfully complete the government's security process (required) **




    NikSoft’s competitive benefits program includes comprehensive medical and dental care, matching 401K, paid time off, flexible spending accounts, disability coverage, and other benefits that help provide financial protection for you and your family.


    NikSoft Systems Corp is fully committed to the concept and practice of equal opportunity and affirmative action in all aspects of employment.  NikSoft is an EOE M/F/Disability/Veteran employer. For more information about our other openings, please visit


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