SUNet Chief Engineer

Clearance Level
Top Secret
Systems Engineering
Falls Church, Virginia
Hybrid Workplace
REQ#: RQ140151
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

General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) is currently seeking candidates for the Irregular Warfare Technical Support Directorate’s Secure Unclassified Network (SUNet). SUNet allows the DoD, the interagency community, and international partners to jointly support common operational missions and information sharing among mission partners. This program provides enterprise-level IT support, include on-premise and cloud environments. GDIT has strong experience supporting this type of work and we are looking to add to our team to deliver mission-critical, time-sensitive capabilities to our customer.

It is required that the Chief Engineer has the following qualifications:

  • Possess a minimum of five years of experience in system administration, network, and operating system hardening techniques (e.g. STIGs).
  • Possess minimum five years of experience leading Software/System Development Lifecycle (SDLC) for on-premise and or cloud-hosted path to production, including design, development, testing, installation support and maintenance.
  • System Engineering or Enterprise Architecture Certification (e.g. CSEP, CEA)

It is desired that the Chief Engineer has the following qualifications:

  • MS in Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology, or related field.
  • Possess 15 years of experience engineering and architecting DoD networks/systems (on- prem and cloud).

Active TS Security & SCI eligible is required.


Travel Required: 10-25%
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.