Systems Engineer III

Systems Engineer III designs, develops, supports, and maintains the organization’s systems infrastructure, including the implementation and design of hardware and software. Analyzes, develops, modifies, tests and maintains the system. Being a Systems Engineer III makes updates to system related installation documentation. Typically requires a bachelor’s degree. Additionally, Systems Engineer III typically reports to a manager. The Systems Engineer III work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. To be a Systems Engineer III typically requires 4 -7 years of related experience.

Systems Engineer III Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Systems Engineer III to join our team.


  • Experience developing and staffing Information Support Plans (ISP);
  • Implements operating system enhancements that will improve the reliability and performance of the system;
  • Script the automation of regular tasks to help streamline operations and perform data collection;
  • Installation, configuration, maintenance and stability of business and research applications;
  • Manage engineering projects in accordance with established quality system procedures;
  • Post-release monitoring of a product. Lead the required design improvements as needed;
  • Leadership of a technical core function for the system (electro-mechanical or optical);
  • Software script development to create customer output products;
  • Act as organizational interface with customers and provide internal analysis and support;
  • Lead design transfer knowledge to the manufacturing and service groups;
  • Requirements gathering and analysis;
  • Lead and manage Systems Modeling of a design (cost, reliability, manufacturability, serviceability);
  • Manage performance of multiple hardware and software platforms;
  • Other duties as assigned;
  • Install, configure and maintain Linux servers and assist in server migrations.


  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer – SQL Server: – Desirable;
  • Oracle Inventory Oracle E-Business Suite R12 Applications Database Administrator Certified Professional;
  • Vehicle integration (i.e. Humvee, Stryker);
  • At least 5+ years in systems engineering;
  • Artificial Intelligence (AI) / Machine Learning (ML);
  • Linux (Red Hat preferred, CentOS, Ubuntu);
  • Working knowledge of SolidWorks;
  • Strong sense for security – both internally and on the hosting systems;
  • Well organized, attentive to details, and able to meet demanding deadlines;
  • Monitoring/Alerting/Logging Services and correlating patterns (ArcSight, Zabbix, SCOM);
  • Virtualization (VMware, Red Hat Virtualization [RHEV]);
  • Experienced in scripting such as Bash, Perl, Python, Powershell etc;
  • Tactical Assault Kit (TAK, ATAK);
  • Experience developing and integrating mobile computing (i.e. DRS MFOCS);
  • Configuration Management (Red Hat Satellite, Ansible and Puppet).