SR Systems Engineer V – Networking

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Systems Engineering
Fort Meade, Maryland
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Complex Systems


Information Technology (IT) Systems

Systems Architecture

Systems Engineering

REQ#: RQ165228
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to serve as a critical component of our nation’s safety and security. Make an impact by using your expertise to protect our country from threats.

Job Description


  • Experience displaying skill areas including telecommunications (TCP/IP, OIS/CMIP/X25), distribution consoles, firewalls, routers, operating systems (Windows, UNIX, LINUX), database/DBMS (oracle, access, sybase) and applications (Tivoli, Peoplesoft) are required.  
  • Provides identification and fixing of problems within existing systems, design, and implementation of new systems and enhancement of existing systems  
  • Participate in analysis, design and new construction of next generation IT systems
  • Responsible for understanding the needs of the customers and the realities of commercially available IT products, creating requirements that will allow implementation by the development team.
  • Write and review software and system documentation
  • Produce system engineering documentation from approved system requirements
  • Assist in architecture expansion, planning, and process engineering for physical and virtual Microsoft, Linux, and Citrix, workstation environments
  • Analyze Enterprise Desktop and application end user requirements to generate system requirements.
  • Desktop security auditing, implementing and utilizing usage trends, license management and trends, and application virtualization and provisioning configurations


  • Experience as a system engineer on one or more IT platforms is preferred
  • Familiarity with ITIL, SEI/CMM desirable
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills


  • Must have a solid technical background with a focus on IT systems
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member solve difficult enterprise desktop and application services problems.
  • Must have one of the following DoD approved certifications to meet the category/level IAT-2 (DoD 8570) requirement for this position:  Security+, GSEC, SSCP, CCNA-Security, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), CASP, GCIH, or GCED
  • Required Education & Experience: High School/GED (+20) years of relevant experience. AD (+15) years of relevant experience. BA/BD (+10) years of relevant experience. Master's degree (+5) years of relevant experience, or PHD (+3) years of relevant experience.
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Work Requirements
Years of Experience

20 + years of related experience

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


Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.