IBD-SS Systems Engineer - Entry - Huntsville, AL (Secret Clearance Required)

Clearance Level
Systems Analysis
Huntsville, Alabama

REQ#: RQ67322

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is currently looking to hire a Systems Engineer-Entry supporting our IBD-SS contract in Huntsville, AL. Must have a current and active Secret clearance.

Primary Duties:

  • Utilize Subject Matter Expertise (SME) to provide solutions to a variety of problems, establishing Standard Operating Procedures, creating and maintaining documentation, and training materials in accordance with established configuration management, safety and quality assurance processes 
  • Manage the full life cycle of mission systems to include researching, design, procurement, cataloging, installation, testing, and maintenance of Force Protection Systems 
  • Collaborate with team members, government customers, and vendors to facilitate operational improvements and provide reach-back support to perform troubleshooting, maintenance, documentation distribution, sparing, and health reports 
  • Perform moderately complex duties in administering network, servers, clients, and operating systems, including installing, configuring, testing, maintaining and troubleshooting assigned devices and software 
  • Experience addressing diminishing manufacturing sources and materiel shortages 

Desired Qualifications:

  • DoD 8570 technical certifications as directed by the government and Program Manager 
  • US Government Secret or higher level security clearance as required 
  • Advanced experience/knowledge of IT principles and practices strongly desired such as certifications in Cisco, Microsoft, Linux, and/or VMWare for vSphere 
  • Experience writing technical documentation, Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and creating training materials. 
  • Experience preparing Engineering Change Proposals (ECP) 
  • Broad technology experience in systems engineering, FP systems, requirements tracking, testing and validation. 

Education Required:

  • HS/GED with 1+ years of experience. Additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of the degree. (3 total years of applicable experience in lieu of a degree.)

Security Clearance:

  • Must have an active and current US Secret security clearance


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.