Unisys Federal Systems

Sys Integrator-Journeyman, National System of Geospatial Intelligence (NSG) Integration Testing / NGA Test Organization (NTO) (48211)

Req ID
Federal Systems
Information Technology
Top Secret/SCI
Travel Percentage

Summary / Description

We are seeking motivated, career and customer oriented Systems Integrator interested in joining our team in Springfield, VA and exploring an exciting and challenging career with Unisys Federal Systems.


Acts as NGA Test Organization (NTO) Test Director for major test activities, for example, a set of future or transformational NGA capabilities for a major NSG production system (e.g., GIMS NEXT, CEDALION, NCL, etc.).  Plans test schedules for the NTO, also coordinates activities with Enterprise planners.  Communicates and coordinates all test plan activities with NGA program offices and staffs.  Directs test planning, execution, and participates hands-on in those events. Reports and briefs status and progress, to senior management personnel within NGA.  Acts as the NTO SME during Agency testing under the guidance of the Director and Deputy Director, NGA Test Organization and in coordination with the NSG IV&V Project Lead.  Tracks and reports significant activity regarding system development, development schedules, and readiness milestone reviews/results and issues (e.g., features/user stories/requirements/design/test readiness reviews).  Represents the NTO as an advisor to NGA product work managers (Program/Project Managers, Product Owners, and PMOs), in ensuring adherence of the project to the NSG Enterprise Test and Evaluation Master Plan (TEMP) and the NGA Test and Evaluation (T&E) Process.  Tests and validates the integration of NGA projects, segments, applications, and services into the Enterprise architecture.  Directs the test validation of interface operability and satisfaction of integrated inter-system requirements.  Reviews Request for Change (RFCs) and Engineering Change Proposals (ECPs) for test impacts and provides required inputs.  Represents the NTO at technical meetings and Release Planning meetings in order to ensure test issues and project schedules are determined to allow for proper verification and validation of the product prior to delivery into operations. 


Required Qualifications:

  • Active TS/SCI Clearance
  • BS in Engineering, Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems and minimum 3 years of exprience or equivalent blend of education and experienc.
  • Agile testing experience and familiarity with SAFe practices
  • Extensive knowledge of interactions across multiple Mission Partner and NGA production segment interfaces
  • Substantial experience with one or more components of the NGA imagery/geospatial archive/dissemination/exploitation architectures.
  • Imagery and/or geospatial systems experience takes precedence over test experience as a required qualification
  • Ability to operate NGA imagery-handling applications or the potential and interest to rapidly learn to use them in order to test them as an operator.
  • Well-developed speaking and writing ability
  • Learn, understand, and apply NTO test policies and requirements as documented in the NSG Enterprise TEMP and T&E Process documentation
  • Polished ability to brief senior forums

Desired Skills:

  • MS in Engineering, Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems or equivalent
  • Knowledgeable about IC Cloud Computing Initiatives and tenets of Cloud Computing, to include virtualization (HW & SW), SOA, open standards initiatives, Agile Engineering and Development, and NIST framework
  • Knowledgeable about DevOps and how it is implemented in an organization, prior experience with implementing a DevOps framework and process for deploying capability
  • Hands on prior operational experience specifically related to NGA segments being tested.
  • NGA segment experience as a system integrator.
  • Prior operational site experience is a plus

About Unisys

Do you have what it takes to be mission critical?


We are always looking for team members that have what it takes to be mission critical.   At Unisys Federal Systems, our team supports the Federal Government in their mission to protect and defend our nation, and transform the way government agencies manage information and improve responsiveness to their customers.


Our team members gain valuable career-enhancing experience as we support the design, development, testing, implementation, training, and maintenance of our federal government’s critical systems. 


Apply today to become mission critical and help our nation meet the growing need for IT security, improved infrastructure, big data, and advanced analytics.


Unisys is a global information technology company that solves complex IT challenges at the intersection of modern and mission critical. We work with many of the world's largest companies and government organizations to secure and keep their mission-critical operations running at peak performance; streamline and transform their data centers; enhance support to their end users and constituents; and modernize their enterprise applications. We do this while protecting and building on their legacy IT investments. Our offerings include outsourcing and managed services, systems integration and consulting services, high-end server technology, cybersecurity and cloud management software, and maintenance and support services. Unisys has more than 23,000 employees serving clients around the world.

Unisys offers a very competitive benefits package including health insurance coverage from first day of employment, a 401k with an immediately vested company match, vacation and educational benefits. To learn more about Unisys visit us at www.Unisys.com.

Unisys is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) - Minorities, Females, Disabled Persons, and Veterans.


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