System Architect

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Systems Engineering
Springfield, Virginia
St. Louis, Missouri

REQ#: RQ131652

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

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 TS/SCI level cleared System Architect  joining our team to support our Intelligence customer in WMA or St. Louis, MO.

Job Summary:

Designs and defines system architecture for new or existing computer systems. Coordinates system development to include design, modeling, security, integration and formal testing. Manages and documents system configurations. Oversees the transition into production process. Creates and maintains programmatic and technical documentation to insure efficient planning and execution.

Job Duties:

Responsible for the architectural design, development, and deployment of the overall systems. Defines system solutions based on user/client needs, cost, and required integration with existing applications, systems, or platforms. Design, configure, operate and perform maintenance on networking and computer systems — including hardware, software, web portals, internet and intranet connections, firewalls, servers, and security. Analyzes the computer systems needs. Develops effective user interfaces, networks, and hardware and software systems. Customizes systems to meet specific requirements. Oversees and implements backup solutions for all systems.



  • 8+ years of experience
  • Bachelor's Degree in any field/major or 8 additional years of experience without a Bachelor's Degree in architectural system design.
  • In-depth knowledge, principles, and methods of enterprise solution.
  • Five years of experience designing and implementing complex systems in a classified environment. Experience developing strategic system architecture plans.
  • Experience in system and network creation and development.
  • Solid understanding of information processing fundamentals and best practices.                                                                                            


  • AWS Certified Solution Architect certification (Associate or Higher) and/or certified SAFe Agilist.

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.