NSST Systems Engineering Manager

Clearance Level
Systems Engineering
Orlando, Florida
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Modeling Simulations

People Management

Systems Administration

REQ#: RQ146540
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

Join General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) and be a part of the team of men and women that solve some of the world's most complex technical challenges.

The Navigation, Seamanship, and Ship-handling Trainer (NSST) program in Orlando, FL is seeking a Systems Engineering Manager with a background in complex systems environments to help lead personnel on-site at the Orlando facility.

The NSST product is a computerized bridge simulator that allows Sailors to practice ship handling, navigation, and visual information skills in a controlled environment. As the Systems Engineering Manager, you must have a background in complex systems environments to help lead personnel on-site.

You will interface with the Chief Engineer to coordinate and manage Systems Engineering resources and will:

  • Have knowledge of simulation systems with general maritime knowledge and understanding of maritime systems.
  • Provide verification and validation of system designs, schematics, drawings, etc.
  • Have information and networked systems technology expertise with a strong windows background.
  • Have the ability to diagnose and troubleshoot standard computational systems,  I/O signals, video signals.
  • Acts as advisor to subordinates to meet schedules and/or resolve technical problems in-plant and on-site.
  • Have experience managing people in a technical environment.

Basic Qualifications:

  • BS degree; additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of degree
  • 5+ years of experience with systems engineering programs
  • Experience managing people, schedules and deliverables in a technical environment
  • DoD program experience a plus
  • US citizenship; must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret clearance.


  • Excellent customizable health benefits (Medical, Dental and Vision)
  • 401K with company match
  • Educational Assistance and eLearning
  • Flexible work week
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to employee advancement
  • Rewards and Recognition programs
  • Innovative and collaborative environment encouraging of highly motivated critical thinking

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

5 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


CompTIA - Security+ - CompTIA

Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

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 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.