Vencore Systems Engineer Senior Technical Specialist in Laurel, Maryland


Vencore is a proven provider of information solutions, engineering and analytics for the U.S. Government. With more than 40 years of experience working in the defense, civilian and intelligence communities, Vencore designs, develops and delivers high impact, mission-critical services and solutions to overcome its customers most complex problems.

Headquartered in Chantilly, Virginia, Vencore employs 3,800 engineers, analysts, IT specialists and other professionals who strive to be the best at everything they do.

Vencore is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories


Support the Government Capabilities Integration Planning (Y5) organization in the development, documentation, and maturation of domain, cross-domain and system of system (SoS) architectures for a variety of programs and initiatives with the Capabilities (Y1/2/3/4) and Operations directorates. Additionally, support the development, documentation, maturation and analysis of architecture artifacts for the Agency’s acquisition milestone reviews and Intelligence Community SOC-A and SOC-B submissions.

Develop and maintain DoDAF, FEAF and IC Enterprise Architecture (EA) compliant architecture artifacts, utilizing architecture modeling tools to ensure integrated architecture.

Utilize architecture modeling tools to develop integrated architecture, and perform assessments of acquisition architectures for compliance and consistency with the Agency’s Enterprise Architecture in support of technical review boards and other governance activities.

Collaborate with operational and technical SMEs, lead systems engineers, and enterprise systems engineering personnel to identify architecture gaps, and develop recommendations for changes to address these gaps.

Collaborate with Enterprise Knowledge Repositories personnel to identify tools / technologies, data models, data analytics, and reporting / visualization approaches to assist Agency leaders and technologists with architectural data-driven decision-making.


Requires 20 years with BS/BA or 18 years with MS/MA or 24 years with HS diploma.

A SE6-level Integration Systems Engineer must have at least 15 years in a technical leadership role in leading engineering, architecture and design activities on projects and programs for Government or Industry customers. A Master’s or PhD Degree may be substituted for two years of experience.

Individuals in this position must have at least three years of experience as a Systems Engineer or Architect in programs utilizing DoDAF or FEAF.

Intelligence Community experience and working knowledge of DoDAF, JCIDS processes and associated documentation, IDEF0 modeling, requirements analysis, integration, and process execution and evaluation.

Experience developing DoDAF architecture artifacts utilizing the UNICOM (formerly IBM) Systems Architect, IBM Rational, NoMagic CAMEO or similar product.

Experience with Intelligence Community and/or DoD acquisition lifecycles, software development methodologies, and information security engineering concepts.

Experience designing, developing and/or delivering solutions within a Government mission or operational organization.

Individual Capabilities Desired:

Excellent oral and written communications skills.

Familiarity with DoDAF, Joint Architecture Reference Model (JARM), Zachman Architecture Framework, DoD and/or Intelligence Community Business Enterprise Architecture (BEA), Federal Enterprise Architectural Framework (FEAF), British Ministry of Defense Architecture Framework (MODAF), The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF), Gartner / META Architecture Process Framework, or a similar architecture framework.

Experience developing data models, metadata matrices, and/or architecture repositories using Oracle database products and/or InQuisient (formerly Enterprise Elements) repository products.

Experience developing DoDAF artifacts (OVs, SVs, etc.) using any of the following architecture tools: Sparx, NoMagic Cameo, MagicDraw, PTC Integrity Modeler / CORE, In2itive Cloud-EA, Visio, and SPEC Innoslate.

INCOSE, ITIL, PMP, SAFe, Security+, Lean Six Sigma, or similar certifications.

Job ID 2018-50093

# of Openings Remaining 2

Category Engineering

Residency Status U.S. Citizenship Required

Clearance Top Secret/SCI w/Poly

Employee Type Regular

Time Type Full Time