Systems Architect

Clearance Level
Systems Engineering
Remote, Based in USA

REQ#: RQ109431

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

The world of investing is fascinating yet complex. While hundreds of first -time investors are turning to the markets to help pay for their homes, send their children to college and secure their futures the mission of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is becoming all the more vital. GDIT is excited to support the SEC in as it seeks to protect investors, maintain fair, orderly, and efficient markets, and facilitate capital formation. The SEC ISS program is a comprehensive IT program charged with operating, managing, and advancing the SECs IT infrastructure. Our dynamic program team of IT leaders and large and small business partners is seeking bright, energetic and talented individuals to join us as we bring our innovative IT Service Delivery solutions to SEC.

We are currently seeking a Solutions Expert to support our customer based in Washington, DC.


  • Designs systems architecture for new or existing computer systems.

  • Creates, plans, and configures highly complex engineering systems for optimal operations.

  • Creates and engineers highly advanced systems design, development, and integration from the start of a systems life cycle to the end.

  • Designs and engineers highly complex infrastructures including installing, configuring, testing and maintaining operating systems, application software, and system management tools.

  • Creates and designs highly complex systems modeling, simulation, and analysis.

  • Performs continual maintenance and creates highly ingenious solutions for security, backup and redundancy problems.

  • Provides critical insight and guidance for the preparation and maintenance of all documentation for processes and procedures related to engineering projects.

  • Provides guidance to less-experienced Systems Engineers.

  • Maintains current knowledge of rapidly changing technology, always on the lookout for new technologies, and works with management to evolve current processes.

  • May coach and review the work of less-experienced professionals.

  • May serve as a task or project leader.

  • Performs complex systems development and design work that may include logic design, I/O design, model formulation, computer architecture analysis and design, and digital systems engineering.

  • Invents innovative ways to drive production operational efficiency.

  • Drives scalability and operability of supported systems/infrastructure.

  • Implements, manages and enhances Continuous Integration and Delivery (CI/CD) pipeline tools.

  • Creates, maintains, and reviews Infrastructure as Code (IaC) using Desired State Configuration (DSC) and/or Puppet configuration management tools to support the provisioning infrastructure.

  • Provides system/equipment/specialized training and technical guidance.

  • Recognized as an industry leader in a specific technology.

  • DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 20+ years of experience

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement: To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, 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.

The likely hourly rate for this position is between $72.00 - $108.00, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.

View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

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.

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.