Sr. System Engineer

Silver Spring, MD

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Job Description

Octo Consulting Group is seeking a Systems Engineer to join our growing team in support of a federal customer in Silver Spring, MD.

Responsibilities Include;

  • End-to-end system engineering services 
  • Responsibilities include but not limited to:
  • Establish and manage systems engineering processes to ensure end-to-end integration and improve service delivery.
  • Perform Systems Engineering in support of development activities including requirements definition, design, integration, test, and transition to operations.
  • Perform Project Management and System Engineering and Integration (SE&I) for current and future systems hardware and software.
  • Develop systems engineering planning documents.
  • Provide support for independent verification and validation test steps and participate in the test readiness review
  • Collaborate with the Developer and coordinate the development, tracking, resolution, and reporting of test defects per test environments
  • Conduct or participate in formal and informal reviews at predetermined points throughout the development life cycle
  • Analyze, manage requirements and maintain requirements status through coordination with the System Integrator/Developer organization
  • Write requirements, use cases, business rules

Skills & Requirements

  • 7+ years experience
  • Certified IAW the DOD 8570.01
  • Extensive knowledge in OCSP Software, SAP, SPSS, MCSE SharePoint, MSFT Specialist (Win 10, SQL)
  • Knowledge of managing government systems


  • BS degree 


  • Silver Spring, MD 


About Octo Consulting Group, Inc.

Octo Consulting Group (Octo) is an industry-leading, award-winning provider of digital services for the federal government. Octo specializes in providing agile software engineering, user experience design, cloud services, and digital strategy services that address government’s most pressing missions. Octo delivers intelligent solutions and rapid results, yielding lower costs and measurable outcomes.

Our team is what makes Octo great. At Octo you'll work beside some of the smartest and most accomplished staff you'll find in your career.  Octo offers fantastic benefits and an amazing workplace culture where you will feel valued while you perform mission critical work for our government.  Voted one of the region’s best places to work multiple times, Octo is an employer of choice!

Octo Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability, protected veteran status, race, color, religious creed, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, sexual orientation/gender identity, age, or genetic information. Octo Consulting Group’s commitment to diversity and inclusive selection practices includes ensuring qualified long-term unemployed job seekers receive equal consideration for employment. 

Other Considerations: This position is W-2 only; no Corp-to-Corp or 1099 candidates. US citizenship is mandatory, per contract clearance requirements. Relocation will not be offered. Selected applicants will be subject to a background investigation. Individual’s primary workstation is located in an office area. The noise level in this environment is low to moderate. Regularly required to sit for extended periods up to 80% of time; frequently required to move about to access file cabinets and use office equipment such as PC, copier, fax, telephone, cell phone, etc. Occasionally required to reach overhead, bend, and lift objects of up to 10 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include use of computer monitor screens up to 80% of time.

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