Systems Engineer (Test Focused)

System Engineering Columbia, MD


Active Top Secret (TS/SCI) clearance with polygraph is required. 
Visionist has an exciting new, fully FUNDED opportunity for a Systems Engineer on our PRIME contract. You will join a team of 20+ who work together to provide full-lifecycle support to a software application that provides multi-media ingest, storage, query, playback, analysis, and transcription capabilities. This program performs development, pre-production staging, and production maintenance and support activities. Dependent on the role being performed this program allows hybrid work from home opportunities 2 days a week.
For over 13 years, Visionist has been solving the Intelligence Community's toughest software and analysis challenges. We embed small engineering teams with analysts to rapidly identify and solve mission capability gaps playing a critical role in defending our nation’s cyber infrastructure & providing expertise in malware analysis, attribution, mapping adversarial infrastructure, pen testing, and operational planning.  If you'd like to join a collaborative group supporting mission critical tasking in a cleared environment, then Visionist is the place for you. Learn more about us at 
Benefits of becoming a Visionist:
  - We are a 100% employee-owned company, so our employees see the benefit of their contributions and have a stake in our overall success!
  - 10% ESOP contribution + 5% 401K match + 8% employee 401K contribution = 23% combined annual contributions
  - 4 weeks paid time off that is never “use or lose”, 12 paid holidays, comp time, AND flexible work hours
And MORE… Your new career - Visionist, Inc. (
Your contributions are… 
  - Perform system upgrades, monitoring, testing, and troubleshooting
  - Create, update, and maintain use case test suite
  - Generate & update user documentation to include installation guide, user guide, and system admin guide
  - Monitor and address user support tickets via Jira Help Desk
  - Collaborate with development team on tasks such as new functionality, testing and issue resolution
  - Perform release testing

Requirements for your new career…
  - Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field. (Additional 4 years of experience may substitute degree)
  - 10 years of experience in systems engineering
  - Experience with Jira, Confluence, GitLab, Mattermost
  - Proficiency in DB query language such as MySQL, Postgres, Mongo, and Elastic
  - Familiarity with at least one programming language, such as Python, Java, or JavaScript, enterprise processing systems and data flow, and agile methodologies such as Kanban, & Scrum
  - Knowledge of automated CI pipelines (Jenkins, GitLab CI, GitHub) and the SDLC
  - Ability to identify and isolate defects in complex systems
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Next steps: Apply online and one of our recruiters will reach out to you. We have a streamlined process of phone screen with a recruiter, interview with a Visionist team at our HQ in Columbia, MD, and that is all!
Interested in learning more about Visionist and the work we do? Check out our website!
U.S citizenship required (green card holders and permanent residents are not eligible). Applicants selected will be required to obtain / maintain a government security clearance. 
Visionist, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action / Protected Veterans / Individuals with Disabilities employer.