Systems Engineer - Top Secret with Full Scope Poly (FSP)

Engineering Fairfax , Virginia


Position at Windward Consulting

Windward Consulting is at the forefront of Service-Centric IT. With strategic consulting, unparalleled technical expertise and our proven Windward Service-Centric IT RoadMap, we help our clients align the core competencies of process, organization, information and technology to run the most sensitive and mission-critical IT environments in the world.

Required Skills:

  • Experience configuring, deploying and integrating telecom BSS/OSS solutions related to Billing, Telecom CRM, Order Management, Fault Management, Performance Management and Service Provisioning
  • Good understanding of engineering processes and creating documents
  • Experience with Service Oriented software development / data integration design
  • Experience with multi-tier applications in an enterprise level environment
  • Experience with full software-development lifecycle – understanding and appreciation of the inception, design, construction, deployment and management aspects of a solution.
  • Experience using Ansible
  • Ability to write scripts (PowerShell, Unix/Linux, PHP, JavaScript) for automation of web server and web application deployments
  • Familiarity with Linux or Windows operating systems, such as CentOS, RedHat, Windows Server 2K12R2, 2K16R2, and Windows 10
  • Database interfacing and/or DBA experience, such as MS SQL Server, MySQL, Oracle, and Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Highly Desired Skills:
  • Highly skillful in BSS/OSS system architecture, designs, specifications, system testing and system users training and adoption in carrier Ethernet service provisioning, design, and configuration.
  • Deep knowledge and highly experiences in networks, devices, services modeling and automation in OSS systems
  • Design and development experience in Service Fulfillment, Network/Service Provisioning
  • Experience with multiple Network technologies (TDM, IP, MPLS, Ethernet, Wireless)
  • Full Lifecycle Telecom/Wireless Billing System experience and experience with associated integrations to legacy Billing systems.


One of the following:

  • 12 Years of job related experience and High School/GED diploma
  • 10 Years of job related experience and Associate degree
  • 8 Years of job related experience and Bachelor’s degree
  • 6 Years of job related experience and Master’s degree
  • 4 Years of job related experience and Doctorate
  • MS or BS Degree in mathematics, statistics, operations research, engineering, science, or equivalent experience.

Security Clearance:

  • Active Top Secret clearance with Full Scope Poly (FSP)
  • Must be within five years of the last clearance investigation.

Work Location:

  • Fairfax, VA

Windward Consulting is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, ancestry, marital or veteran status.

WINDWARD CONSULTING GROUP, INC. (WINDWARD) PROVIDES EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY WITHOUT REGARD TO AN APPLICANT’S COLOR, RACE, SEX, PREGNANCY, NATIONAL ORIGIN, AGE, DISABILITY, RELIGION, MARITAL STATUS, GENETIC INFORMATION, VETERAN STATUS, OR ANY OTHER CHARACTERISTICS PROTECTED BY FEDERAL, STATE OR LOCAL LAW. WE WILL CONSIDER THIS APPLICATION ACTIVE FOR 90 DAYS AFTER OUR RECEIPT. THEREAFTER, YOU MUST REAPPLY IF FURTHER INTERESTED IN EMPLOYMENT. I CERTIFY THAT ALL ANSWERS GIVEN BY ME ARE TRUE, ACCURATE AND COMPLETE, I UNDERSTAND THAT THE FALSIFICATION, MISREPRESENTATION OR OMISSION OF ANY FACT ON THIS APPLICATION (OR ANY OTHER ACCOMPANYING OR REQUIRED DOCUMENTS) OR PROVIDED ORALLY, WILL BE CAUSE FOR DENIAL OF EMPLOYMENT OR IMMEDIATE TERMINATION OF EMPLOYMENT, REGARDLESS OF WHEN OR HOW DISCOVERED. The application will be given every consideration, but its receipt does not imply that the applicant will be employed. In exchange for the Company’s considering my application for employment, I authorize investigation of all statements contained in this application and any supporting documents. I authorize Windward to secure information about my experience from former employers, educational institutions, government agencies, or any references I have provided, and for those parties to provide information concerning my experience, and I hereby release all parties from any liability arising from such investigation. In exchange for the Company’s considering my application for employment, I hereby authorize my former employer to release to Windward any personnel information and records, favorable or otherwise, which my employer has kept regarding my employment, including my work performance. I understand that Windward may retain photocopies of my records for its files, whether I am offered employment or not. I hereby release all parties, including my former employer and Windward from any liability arising from the release, review and retention of any records pertaining to me.