Sr. Systems Engineer Lead - SECRET

Clearance Level
Systems Engineering
Fort Detrick, Maryland

REQ#: RQ67906

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Pipeline

GDIT’s Military Health IT Team is HIRING an Engineering Lead to lead the systems engineering task work supporting the PEO-EIS Medical Communications for Combat Casualty Care (MC4) project in Fort Detrick, MD.

The target start timeframe for this position is this December 2020.  

MC4 is a formally chartered acquisition program with specific cost, schedule, and technical objectives. Contractor services are required to perform selected aspects of the MC4 mission. These services include: development of enabling software and technologies; test and evaluation; production engineering; equipment fielding and training; help desk and post deployment system (PDS) support; and on-site FSR support. 

Job Description/Tasks:   

  • Lead teams to integrate COTS and GOTS hardware and software increments for a variety of hardware platforms and configurations

  • Perform systems management and integration functions

  • Guide troubleshooting activities identified during testing of hardware and software

  • Prepare systems for deployment 


  • BA/BS or a related technical discipline

  • 10+ years of directly related experience leading engineering teams

  • Expert knowledge of DoD cyber security policies and standards, and rapid development and integration of software solutions to satisfy the Army’s 10 Medical Functions, and DOD and Army legacy and future Operational Medical software applications (e.g., MHS GENESIS, AHLTA-T, TMIP-J, or HALO) 

  • Knowledge of PII and PHI compliance requirements 

  • DoD 8570 Certifications: CompTIA Security + and Technical Certification 

Clearance:  Secret (Required)



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