Communications Systems Engineer - active TS/SCI required

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Systems Engineering
Washington, District of Columbia

REQ#: RQ135549

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

Performs technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, evaluates alternatives including cost and risk, supportability and analyses for total systems. Analyses are performed at all levels of total system product to include: concept, design, fabrication, test, installation, operation, maintenance and disposal. Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints. Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications.


Performs maintenance and engineering on mobile communications platforms including the following equipment systems - Satellite communications terminals, VHF/UHF radio systems, Cryptographic systems, Computer systems and peripherals, IT network infrastructure, and Cellular data systems.


Experience in the design, development and implementation of applicable systems. The specialty may relate to a variety of development, operational or support functions that require special expertise, due to degree of complexity, impact on mission, or novelty of approach. Experience in advising clients on the proper approach to a unique functional problem regarding a hardware/software system, or the design and development of a major new system, or total redesign of an existing system.


BS or equivalent + 8 years related experience


TS (Top Secret)/SCI clearance

CompTIA Security +

CCNA Preferred



About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

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