The KeyW Corporation Systems Integration Engineer in United States


Perform system admin, maintenance support, upgrades, installation, test and integration, and configuration of VLF/LF/MF/HF/VHF/UHF/Wireless SIGINT survey, collection and geo-location systems and software including prototypes, development, operational, test, and lab systems/products. Provide technical and engineering third tier support to troubleshoot system failures or degradations and to restore equipment to full operational capabilities including 24/7 on-call support for operational system critical discrepancies that cannot be resolved by tier one and two personnel. Integrate, test, and optimize systems with enterprise infrastructures, services, and databases. Develop technical documentation. Provide technical services assistance to government engineers in the creation, updating and management of system product line standards and databases.



Seven (7) years’ experience as a software integrator, tester, system administrator, or system engineer, in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity.

Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or related technical discipline from an accredited college or university is required.

A Master’s Degree may be substituted for two years of experience.

Four (4) years of additional experience as a software integrator or system engineer with VLF/HF/VHF/UHF Signal Collection Systems such as or similar to GLAIVE may be substituted for a Bachelor’s degree.

Demonstrable experience with software integration or system administration for SIGINT systems on LINUX and Windows Platforms, scripting languages such as: PERL, PYTHON, BASH, or TCL, Software Configuration Management, Change Control, and Requirements tools such as JIRA or ClearQuest.

The ideal candidate(s) shall possess experience with a majority (more than half) of the following:

• Service Oriented Architectures

• Software Defined Radios Architectures

• Radio Frequency (RF) signal detection, identification, measurement, collection, distribution and amplification

• Geo-location / Direction finding (DF) techniques

• Receiver and antenna design and characteristics

• Electrical power measurement and specification (AC and DC)

• System cooling specifications

• System timing analysis

• System throughput and bandwidth estimation

• Computer software applications and techniques

• Network and System Security

About the Organization

KeyW is a pure-play national security solutions provider for the Intelligence, Cyber and Counterterrorism Communities' toughest challenges. We support the collection, processing, analysis and dissemination of information across the full spectrum of their missions. We employ and challenge more than 2,000 of the most talented professionals in the industry with solving such complex problems as preventing cyber threats, transforming data into intelligence and combating global terrorism.

KeyW, together with its direct and indirect subsidiaries, encourages and actively supports a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and commits to provide equal opportunity to each individual, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin or ancestry, marital status, veteran status, disability or any other classifications protected by Federal, State or local law. In fact, we foster an environment that promotes diversity, balance and fun—because we believe in the importance of having a workplace as unique as the challenges we solve.


Positions require a Top Secret security clearance, based on current background investigation (SBI), as well as the favorable completion of polygraph. Clearance and polygraph processing will be completed by the U.S. Government.

ID 2018-17717

# of Openings 1

Posted Date Systems Engineering

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Job Locations US-MD-Annapolis Junction