Systems Engineer

Employer: Solers, Inc.
Job Location: Blacksburg, Virginia
Category: IT/Computers/Networking, Software/QA/DBA
Employment Type: Full Time
Last Updated: 12/21/2018
Closing Date: 2/28/2019
Solers, Inc.
Solers is a CMMI Level 3 certified software development and systems integration company specializing in satellite ground systems, cyber security, command and control, cloud computing, information management, geospatial visualization, and big data. We have over 300 personnel across the country supporting the Federal Government and commercial clients. Solers’ software development center in Blacksburg, VA is located in the VT Corporate Research Center.
Job Description
  • Systems Engineer
    Job Locations US-VA-Blacksburg
    Job ID

Design, integrate, test, and support leading edge technology solutions in areas such as satellite ground sytems, cybersecurity, information and data management, cloud computing, and machine learning. Work in a collaborative, team-oriented, Agile software development environment. Support the engineering lifecycle in areas such as system architecture and design, systems integration, software/system testing, documentation, security accreditation, and IT support.



Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer or Electrical Engineering, or a related discipline or equivalent experience

Required Skills:

• Familiarity with software development or scripting languages, such as Java, C++, Python, Perl, or Bash
• Experience with virtualization technologies, such as OpenStack, Citrix XenServer, Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization, and/or VMWare
• Experience with cloud computing technologies
• Experience with container technologies, such as Docker
• Familiarity with system configuration automation technologies, such as Ansible, Puppet, or Chef
• Strong analytical, problem solving, and troubleshooting skills
• Ability to quickly adapt and learn new technologies and concepts
• Team-player, result oriented, and self-motivated
• Strong written and oral communications skills
• Ability to obtain a clearance required

Desired Skills:

• Experience with Windows and Linux operating systems, database technologies, web application servers, and/or automated testing tools
• Experience working in a structured software engineering environment, ideally using an Agile development methodology
• Familiarity with application or network installations, configuration, and/or administration
• Experience with an integrated development environment and configuration/build management tools and processes
• Ability to anticipate problems and take decisive action
• Ability to find innovative ways to solve problems


Blacksburg, VA

Security Requirement:

US Citizenship required, must be eligible to obtain and maintain a government security clearance

Solers is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other factor protected by law

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