Systems Integration Engineer (SysML and/or UML)

Clearance Level
Systems Engineering
Fort Detrick, Maryland

REQ#: RQ48306

Travel Required: Less than 10%

General Dynamics Information Technology – Federal Civilian Division is currently looking for a Systems Integration Engineer to join our team to support the United States Army Medical Material Development Activity (USAMMDA) located at Ft Detrick, MD. USAMMDA is the premier developer of world class military medical capabilities with a mission to develop and deliver quality medical capabilities to protect, treat, and sustain the health of Our Service Members. This position is based in Ft. Detrick – Frederick, Maryland.  

The Systems Integration Engineer will support the Warfighter Health, Performance and Evacuation (WHPE) PMO at USAMMDA in the following tasks. This is not a programming position.

In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Providing systems integration engineering support for product development of systems such as the Health Readiness and Performance System (HRAPS).
  • Applying engineering principles for the effective integration of technology(s) into a system of systems, such as HRAPS, using an incremental, phased approach.
  • Researching, evaluating, and recommending Government off the shelf (GOTS) and Commercial off the shelf (COTS) sensors, algorithms and suggested leader actions into actionable information based on, but not limited to, requirements, technology maturity and availability for inclusion to programs of record in an incremental, phased approach.
  • Developing plans, schedules and estimates as they relate to systems integration.
  • Drafting technical instructions, engineering plans, technical designs, and other systems integration related documents.
  • Utilizing knowledge of wearable devices, physiological sensors and algorithms into actionable information that allows small unit leaders to make data-driven decisions on unit performance and safety.
  • Applying software and/or systems engineering knowledge, skills and experience in integrating technology into a system of systems using an incremental approach.
  • Applying knowledge, skills, and experience creating and manipulating systems engineering models using Systems Modeling Language (SysML).
  • Participating in special projects, as required.



  • Bachelor's degree or higher in a field such as Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, IT Hardware, Computer Engineering or related discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training, or work experience
  • 8+ years of related experience
  • Primary experience in hardware integration and some software integration
  • Experience using Systems Modeling Language (SysML)
  • Experience planning, coordinating, and integrating
  • Experience in understanding the big picture and doing technology assessments.
  • Must be U.S. citizen and be able to obtain a National Agency Check with Inquiries (NACI)


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.