Systems Engineer

Clearance Level
Systems Engineering
Fort Bragg, North Carolina
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Computer Systems


Software Applications

Systems Experience


REQ#: RQ142285
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

Systems Engineer Advisor

Deliver simple solutions to complex problems as a Systems Engineer Advisor at GDIT. Here, you’ll tailor cutting-edge solutions to the unique requirements of our clients. With a career in application development, you’ll make the end user’s experience your priority and we’ll make your career growth ours.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Systems Engineer Advisor you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on Systems Engineer Advisor joining our team to enhance current capabilities, work with the team to develop future capabilities that will ensure our organization is on the cutting edge of technology.


  • Designs server and application architectures; performs administrative operation and maintenance functions of server hardware and software.
  • Maintains system security and executes common practices and procedures; monitors usage statistics and logs; monitors and remedies attempt to penetrate or corrupt server files.
  • Maintains baseline configurations and performs modification of configuration settings.
  • Institutes troubleshooting and incident response procedures. Troubleshoots system related problems.
  • Provides team leadership and guidance to less experienced administrators.
  • Remains current in operating systems/software analysis and technological developments and applications.
  • Recommends future direction or projects to management.
  • Provides expertise and direction in the development or modification of software programs and applications to enhance an operating system.


  • Education: Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science
  • Required Experience: 6+ years of related experience.
  • Required Technical Skills:
  • 4-6 years of experience with Microsoft Windows Server 2012R2; 2016
  • 4-6 years of experience with Linux and Open Source operating systems
  • Experience with Internet Information Services (IIS) is a plus.
  • Experience with Open Source Web Services (Apache, TomCat)
  • Excellent troubleshooting and problem solving skills.
  • Provides technical guidance and leadership to engineers with less experience.
  • CompTIA Security + Certification required within 90 days of hire for DoD 8570 Compliance
  • Security Clearance Level: Secret to start - Must be able to gain TS/SCI
  • Detail oriented and organized; ensure accuracy of work.
  • Pursues ongoing education in technical topics.
  • Good business communication skills
  • Location: On Customer Site
  • US Citizenship Required


  • 401K with company match
  • Comprehensive health and wellness packages
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career.
  • Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications.
  • Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
  • Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays
Work Requirements
Years of Experience

6 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree

Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

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

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, 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.

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.