System Engineer

Type of Job


Required Clearance Level

Top Secret/SCI + FSP


Washington, D.C. Metro Area

We're looking for game changers. People who love what they do and who they do it for. Providing consulting services in operational support, intelligence collection, reporting, and data governance, R2C is a leader in delivering solutions for high priority national security concerns. Are you ready for a change?

R2C is seeking Systems Engineers to support a client's technical requirements on a mission focused program within a challenging, dynamic setting located in the Washington Metropolitan Area.

We welcome the most challenging problems facing our national security and apply intellect, talent, and innovation to reach feasible and valuable solutions to each challenge. That means we expect our employees to bring their “A game,” and you have the right to expect the same from the company that employs you. We want to hear your ideas. We want to hear your concerns. We want to make sure you have what you need to do the best you can on the job and grow in your career with us over time. Almost all companies say they have a culture of inclusiveness and that they value employee input, but R2C puts that statement to work every day. It’s time for a change. Come and experience a company that actually cares.


  • Work closely with other contractor developers, systems engineers, and requirements analysts

  • Create and maintain technical documentation

  • Design and integrate remote solutions into a large scale network

  • Test and evaluate tools for interoperability with existing infrastructure

  • Design, document, and automate the build of infrastructures

  • Conduct research and development to evolve services

  • Identify project tasks for transition to enterprise service providers

  • Train enterprise service providers on selected project tasks

  • Monitor and resolve issues specific to the infrastructure in a timely manner

  • Translate requirements into enterprise solutions

  • Participate in technical exchange meetings with vendors

  • Provide Tier 1 through Tier 4 IT support for the infrastructure

  • Demonstrate working knowledge of the interconnectivity between Information Systems and IT management tools

  • Write test plans in collaboration with project manager and team lead


  • Experience with reading and building network design topologies (physical and logical)

  • Experience of best engineering practices, standards, and guidelines for network design

  • Experience building Windows and Linux OS environments to host managed applications on physical appliances in data center environments

  • Experience administering Windows and Linux Platform  environments in cloud based environments

  • Experience troubleshooting VM architectures for availability & performance issues

  • Experience performing Software Upgrades, Configuration Management, and Version Control of Operating Systems and Applications

  • Experience using Linux commands for activities such as process monitoring, file management, and searching

  • Experience creating a full range of software architecture and engineering documents and diagrams

  • Experience working with AWS services

  • Understanding of HTTPS/HTTP services and how to test them

  • Experience using software version control tools

  • Experience using DevOps tools

  • Experience using JIRA

  • Experience applying System Engineering best practices to requirements

  • Experience conducting Verification and Validation activities

  • Experience supporting technical briefings to high level staff

  • Experience management competing priorities and risks

  • Experience managing risk mitigation plans

Preferred Qualifications

  • Demonstrated experience with SQL

  • Experience working in an Agile development environment

  • Working knowledge of client environment, to include security posture and general IT architecture

  • Experience developing and/or maintaining large scale enterprise programs

  • Experience integrating COTS solutions into large scale enterprise programs

  • Experience using PKI tools and protocols

  • Working knowledge of agile development methodologies and practices

  • Experience participating in multiple forums to address issues such as strategy, architecture, policy, road-maps, processes, dependencies, interoperability, technology, and governance

  • Relevant certifications to include Certified Wireless Network Professional (CWNP), Microsoft, Linux and VMware

The Reports and Requirements Company, LLC (R2C) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Buchanan & Edwards, and provides consulting services in operational support, intelligence collection, reporting, and data governance. Located in Arlington, VA, R2C offers expertise on a variety of national security topics, with specific focus on operational support, technical operations, policies and management of large volumes of data, analysis of large amounts of data, & effective approaches to evaluating and sharing data, and innovative techniques for information collection. Our consultants develop and deliver training programs on subjects including cyber intelligence, data governance and information sharing protocols, intelligence collection, and reporting techniques. R2C has a mission first culture and boasts the benefits & perks of a small company with the resources, stability, and career mobility of a large corporation. R2C is dedicated to fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion. We are committed to crafting a workplace that endorses creativity and innovation, and promotes engagement through open communication, acceptance of new people and ideas, and a supportive team dynamic.

R2C is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities / Women / Veterans / Individuals with Disabilities / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.

1700 N Moore St. 

Suite 2110

Arlington, VA 22209

P: 703-535-5511 • F: 703-997-5515

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