Senior Computer Systems Engineer/Architect (ACAS) 1286

Senior Computer Systems Engineer/Architect (ACAS) 1286 | Wahiawa, 96786, Wahiawa, HI, US


Referral Eligible  



Zapata Technology is seeking TS/SCI cleared person to be a Senior Computer Systems Engineer/Architect (ACAS) at Fort Shafter, HI. Check out the details below and our awesome benefits here.  


Essential Qualifications: 

Ten (10) years of Red Hat Enterprise Linux experience with systems design, architecture, engineering, and security. A technical field bachelor's degree, certification as Red Hat Certified Systems Administrator (RHCSA) or Tenable Security Center 5.x Certification (DISA/CDTC/Tenable University)IAM III or IAT III certification such as CISM, CISSP, GSLC, CASP. An active TS/SCI security clearance is required. 


Full Job Description 


Essential Functions: 

  • Develop and coordinate system engineering, software engineering, system integration, or distributed system architectures 

  • Advise during all project phases 

  • Design software engineering architecture and integrate custom workflow 

  • Identify system data, hardware and software components  

  • Consolidate requirements and functional design specifications 

  • Analyze organizational needs in relation to information technology systems requirements 

  • Verify stability, interoperability, portability, security, or scalability of system architecture. 

  • Evaluates factors by data processing equipment, reporting formats required, volume of transactions, time requirements and cost constraints, and need for security and access restrictions. 

  • Advise on project costs, design concepts, and design changes 

  • Implement enterprise level reusable services 


Job Qualifications: 

Required Qualifications and Skills include: 

  • Requires minimum 10 years of experience performing a combination of systems design, architecture, engineering, and security with Red Hat Enterprise Linux.  

  • Experience in deploying and managing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in a highly distributed global enterprise using Red Hat Satellite. 

  • Team leadership skills and technical execution on technical projects 

  • Professional hands-on experience in systems engineering tools, computer algorithm development 

  • Experience developing detailed models and simulations of electronic circuits or systems for design verification 

  • Experience with analysis, design, or test of superconducting electronics, system architecture study or design 

  • Written and verbal communication skills 

  • Ability to think critically and problem-solve 

  • Advanced skillset in time management and task prioritization  



Education/Experience include: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a technology related field or 10 years of related experience 

  • Red Hat Certified Systems Administrator (RHCSA) or Tenable Security Center 5.x Certification (DISA/CDTC/Tenable University)  

  • IAM III or IAT III Baseline Certification (CISM/CISSP/GSLC/CASP) 


Working Conditions: 

Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer. Use of standard office equipment such as scanners and printers, phones, and laptops.  


Position Type/Expected Hours of Work: 

This is a regular full-time position. 



Little to none 


Clearance Type: 

Requires an Active TS/SCI clearance. Employment is contingent on having or obtaining the required active security clearance or successfully passing the required background check, as well as other factors, including, but not limited to, drug screens. 


AAP/EEO Statement: 

Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Disabled/Veteran 

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. 

**This position is contingent upon contract or task order award.