Systems Engineer Sr Advisor, Level V

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Systems Engineering
Reston, Virginia

REQ#: RQ68378

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day.

We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can’t turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a TS/SCI level cleared Systems Engineer joining our team to support our Intelligence customer in Reston, VA.

In support of the DoD Custer, the systems engineer support services to develop and upgrade the TPED IT Architecture using system engineering conventional, agile, or model based methodologies in performing the following duties:   


  • • Update the system drawings and Government Furnished Information (GFI) by incorporating approved baseline design changes as directed. Review and provide comments on installation drawings and technical documentation. Determine the impact of new equipment and systems on the phased GFI and submit review comments. Provide engineering drawings in Visio.   
  • Identify system, sub-system, or equipment deficiencies that affect system performance. Provide technical reports detailing deficiencies and recommended resolutions.   
  • Conduct research and assess potential applications of emerging technologies. Identify and evaluate the suitability of commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS)/non-developmental item (NDI) equipment to satisfy functional requirements. Evaluate deficiencies, including environmental (i.e. temperature) considerations of COTS/NDI equipment candidates and propose resolutions. Conduct performance testing of COTSINDI equipment to evaluate its compliance with performance specifications and to assess interoperability. Additionally, make recommendations to Government based on emerging industry trends; commercial best practices; state-of-the-art development and other Government organization recommendations. Ensure compliance JSIG/RMF compliance for all potential solutions. Perform trade studies as necessary to identify solutions that enable the decommissioning of the ACE system while ensuring user access. Obtain OC2HO approval prior to formal implementation.   
  • Implement agreed upon design changes to address system, sub-system or equipment design deficiencies derived from technical analysis.   
  • Attend conferences and meetings to exchange programmatic information. Provide meeting/conference minutes and respond to action items.   
  • Perform software systems engineering studies across COTS, GOTS, and commercial capabilities to make recommendations on new software development approaches to support SCS/ATI's mission sets.   
  • Provide subject matter expertise in Operating Systems such as Microsoft Server/Windows, Linux Distributions (CentOS, RedHat), and Unix .   
  • Provide subject matter expertise in software such as Oracle databases and PostgreSQL Databases and VMware Software products including Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI).   
  • Provide subject matter expertise in cross-domain systems.   
  • Provide subject matter expertise in Hyperconverged Infrastructure (HCI).   
  • Develop/correct outline and installation drawings to be provided as GFI to support installation on the designated platform, and prepare individual equipment outline and installation drawings for freestanding equipment with no approved lCD; maintain drawings to be provided as GFI to the platform.   •
  • Prepare detailed electrical/mechanical assembly and installation drawing packages as directed by OC2HO 
  • Develop Department of Defense Architectural Framework (DoDAF) System, Operational, Service, and Capability Viewpoints when describing build-to and as-built architectures.   
  • Develop the System Design Document (SDD)   
  • Attend meetings supporting new system developments.  
  • May perform special project or duties as required. 

Required Qualifications: 

  • BA/BS  
  • TS/SCI with CI Polygraph 
  • 10+ years’ experience
  • Minimum 8570 compliant IAT Level 2
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.

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.