Computer Systems Architect (#1894033)

  • PeopleTec, Inc.
  • Huntsville, AL, USA 35805
  • Jul 30, 2021
Full time Computer Science Software Engineer Systems Engineer

Job Description

PeopleTec is currently seeking a Computer Systems Architect to support our Huntsville, AL location.


PeopleTec is seeking qualified candidates to join the Modeling and Simulations Contract Framework and Tools (MASC-F) program. The MASC-F program supports the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) in performing Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) Modeling & Simulation (M&S) and it's intended uses. This includes the following categories; Concept Evaluation, Developmental Engineering, Testing and Verification, Assessment, Training, and Operational Support. MASC-F personnel provide support in the following areas: Modify, enhance, develop, and sustain of the MDA Objective Simulation Framework (OSF) to meet MDA's evolving M&S requirements. Maintain and evolve the OSF architecture and external interfaces. Develop, modify and enhance other BMDS tools as required.


The Computer Systems Architect supports MASC-F with expert definitional support for the overall design of enterprise-level systems definition requirements, cost analysis, and integration analysis. The Computer Systems Architect will provide for system and network administration. Additional duties will include providing customer support for users and assist in program onboarding, working with DevOps tools including but not limited to Atlassian tools, (Jira, Bitbucket, Confluence), and Configuration Management Systems; maintaining system documentation, developing infrastructure support procedures, and providing security support.


Required Skills/Experience:

  • Experience with Linux & Windows OS administration
  • Familiarity with virtualization technologies
  • Proven experience in a customer supporting role
  • Familiarity with Atlassian tools setup, configuration and monitoring
  • Familiarity with Agile Scrum Methodology
  • Familiarity with Code Scanning tools/services (SonarQube, Fortify, Coverity)
  • Familiarity with system automation by using scripting languages like PowerShell, PowerCLI, Ansible, Salt, Python, JavaScript Experience maintaining Information Systems Security Plan (ISSP)
  • CompTIA Security+ Certification
  • Familiarity with database administration (MySQL, Postgres, MSSQL, MongoDB)
  • Understanding of Networking technologies including: Port security VLANs, VLAN trunking, Link Aggregation (LACP), spanning tree Layer 3 Routing, CIDR subnetting Software Defined Networking & Micro-segmentation Understanding of VXLAN and logical networking concepts Familiarity with Cisco and Juniper hardware and operating systems
  • Superior written and oral communication skills
  • Travel: Up to 5%
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • An active DoD Secret clearance is required to perform this work. Candidates are required to have an active Secret clearance upon hire, and the ability to maintain this level of clearance during their employment.


Education Requirements:

The successful candidate will hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited university in a related discipline (engineering, physics, computer science) and 14 years or more of professional experience. A Master's Degree may substitute for 2 years of experience; a PhD may substitute for 5 years of experience.


Desired Skills:

  • Previous experience with or domain knowledge of the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) and related Hardware in the Loop (HWIL) environments


People First. Technology Always.

PeopleTec, Inc. is an employee-owned small business founded in Huntsville, AL that provides exceptional customer support by employing and retaining a highly skilled workforce.

Culture: The name "PeopleTec" was deliberately chosen to remind us of our core value system - our people. Our company's foundation was built on placing our employees and customers first. With an award-winning atmosphere, we have matured into a company that boasts the best and brightest across multiple technical fields.

Career: At PeopleTec, we value your long-term goals. Whether it's through our continuing-education opportunities, our robust training programs, or our "People First" benefits package, PeopleTec truly believes that our best investments are our people.

Come Experience It.

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PeopleTec, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in its job application procedures. If you have any difficulty using our online system and you need an accommodation due to a disability, you may use the following email address, and/or phone number (256.319.3800) to contact us about your interest in employment with PeopleTec, Inc.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, citizenship, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. PeopleTec, Inc. participates in E-Verify.

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.