Senior Engineering Advisor - Top Secret Clearance

Clearance Level
Top Secret
Data Analysis
Falls Church, Virginia
Arlington, Virginia

REQ#: RQ119780

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Job Description

GDIT is seeking Senior Engineering Advisor in Falls Church, VA to support a new contract under OUSD (R&E).

Role and Responsibilities:

Senior Analyst performs financial analysis of programs and projects, including: 

  • Technical scouting of a selection of technical projects related to emerging, and innovative technologies

  • Utilize science and technology background to assist Federal clients in making strategic technology investment decisions. 

  • Utilize comprehensive understanding of the DoD Planning, Programming, Budgeting, and Execution (PPBE) process and acquisition lifecycle to provide day-to-day oversight, monitoring, and evaluation of R&D efforts 

  • Experience working with DoD S&T Laboratories

  • Manage scientific, engineering, and technical analysis of prospective and ongoing prototypes and demonstrations of emerging, innovative technologies

  • Providing management support for program portfolios, proposals, analysis, and funding recommendations

  • Conducting conferences and meetings to coordinate and collaborate across the Department of Defense and with other Government agencies, academia, and industry for funding recommendations, situational awareness and information sharing

  • Senior Analysts are the primary technical interface supporting the day-to-day operations and integrate all programs and analyst functions.

Required Qualifications:

  • Active Top Secret security clearance

  • 10+ years of relevant experience

  • Master’s degree or higher in a science, engineering, or technical discipline required

  • Experience organizing and developing programs to support organizational strategic direction; creating and managing long-term goals; assisting with organizational plans and programs; establishing working relationships with program managers or executive leaders

  • Tracking task order efforts to rapidly identify and resolve potential and new problems.

  • Operational experience in one or more of the following specialties: Innovative prototyping solutions, non-traditional performers, R&E modernization, and joint warfighting concepts.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Top Secret with SCI Eligibility

  • A Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering is preferred 

About Our Work

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.