Technical Operations Engineer Senior (TS/SCI with Poly Required)

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Systems Engineering
Chantilly, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Complex Systems

Computer Hardware

Computer Systems

REQ#: RQ171186
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
Technical Operations Engineer Senior (Systems Engineer, TS/SCI with Polygraph Required)

Deliver simple solutions to complex problems as a Systems Engineer Senior at GDIT. Here, you’ll tailor cutting-edge solutions to the unique requirements of our clients. With a career in application development, you’ll make the end user’s experience your priority and we’ll make your career growth ours.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Technical Operations Engineer Senior you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on Systems Engineer Senior joining our team to provide technical advice and guidance on the installation, adaption, configuration, and/or enhancement of digital forensic software and hardware. The ideal candidate will use their expertise to resolve technical problems, provide testing support for all software application tiers, host one-on-one classroom end-user training to less experienced officers and technicians, and be willing to support up to 30% travel. 


  • Designs and defines system architecture for new or existing computer systems
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, with the ability to convey complex technical concepts to diverse audiences.
  • Outstanding customer focus and service skills.
  • Detail-oriented with strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • 8 to 10 years of related engineering experience.
  • Ability to react positively to changing environments and advance progress with minimal direction


  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Digital Forensics, Cybersecurity, or a related field.
  • Required Experience: 8 - 10 years related engineering experience.
  • Required Technical Skills:  
  • A successful engineer will stay informed about emerging trends and technologies in digital forensics to continually enhance training programs and serve as a company liaison with customer on administrative and technical matters for assigned projects. The candidate must be a team player with the ability to work collaboratively in a dynamic environment. This person should embody a passion for continuous improvement and innovation.
  • Security Clearance Level: TS/SCI with Poly
  • Required Skills and Abilities:
  • Proven experience in digital forensics, with a focus on evident collection, analysis, and preservation.
  • Previous experience in training or teaching technical hands-on courses is a plus.
  • Any relevant certifications in digital forensics, cybersecurity, or computer hardware would be an advantage.
  • Location: On Customer Site
  • US Citizenship Required


  • 401K with company match
  • Comprehensive health and wellness packages
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
  • Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
  • Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays
Work Requirements
Years of Experience

8 + years of related experience

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


Travel Required



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.