Senior Systems Engineer

Clearance Level
Secret
Category
Engineering (General)
Location
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

REQ#: RQ128362

Travel Required: 10-25%
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is seeking a Sr. Systems Engineer to help support our Machinery Controls and Obsolescence program. 

As a Sr. Systems Engineer, for our Machinery Controls and Obsolescence program in Philadelphia, Pa. you will provide lifecycle support of fielded Machinery Control Systems (MCS) on the USS ARLEIGH BURKE class of destroyer.  This includes:

 shipboard support as well as Land Based Engineering Site (LBES) support. 

In this role, a typical day will include:

Lifecycle support of the supervisory machinery control system which includes, but is not limited to:

  • Ability to lead a team through a technical project

  • Troubleshooting complex problems of all variants of fielded systems (microprocessor-based control systems) both at LBES and shipboard

  • Review of technical documentation related to all variants of fielded systems and future fielded systems

  • Provide test support for all variants of fielded systems at LBES

  • Provide shipboard SW & HW installation support of all variants of fielded systems at LBES

  • Provide technical input to the design of future MCS systems

  • Develop test procedures to exercise requirements of fielded systems and future fielded systems

  • Provide design support for integration of equipment in an industrial/shipboard environment 

Qualifications:

  • Active DoD Secret Level Security Clearance

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering from an ABET accredited college or university is required; no equivalencies or experience substitutions will be considered.

  • Five (5) years of professional experience within industry as a system, electrical, and/or electronics engineer, which includes:

    • Two (2) years of professional experience within industry acting as a lead engineer

    • Three (3) years of professional experience troubleshooting hardware/software systems

    • One (1) year of professional experience reading electrical schematics

    • One (1) year of professional experience troubleshooting network-based systems

  • Must have a valid US passport or the ability to obtain one upon position acceptance.

  • Knowledge of the fundamental concepts, practices, and procedures associated with industrial control systems

  • Proficiency in reading electrical diagrams

  • Proficiency in the use of test tools associated with industrial control systems

  • Proficiency in the use of diagnostic tools associated with industrial control system troubleshooting

  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office suite of applications

  • Proficient in basic computer/laptop use including advanced operations

  • Basic knowledge of network troubleshooting tools

  • Basic Technical writing ability

  • Self-motivated able to work in a team environment

  • Experience leading a team through a technical project

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with Versa Module Eurocard (VME) systems

  • Experience with Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) systems

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