Senior System Engineer (RF)

Clearance Level
Top Secret
Radio Frequency
Dahlgren, Virginia

REQ#: RQ73948

Travel Required: 10-25%
Public Trust: SSBI (T5)
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is seeking a Radio Frequency (RF) Engineer with at least 10 years of experience to support engineering of Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) technologies in support of Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren, VA.

Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Provide RF systems design, integration, testing, and repair of surface and airborne systems.
  • Apply advanced RF engineering knowledge to develop and implement creative solutions.
  • Perform technical analysis on RF systems performance.
  • Test and measure RF components and integrated devices.


1. Bachelors degree from an accredited college/university in an engineering, scientific, or technical discipline
2. Minimum of ten (10) years of professional experience in the area of and working knowledge of related RF systems activities. 
3. Experience with any five (5) of the following ten (10) systems: 

  •      Boeing TOMs network
  •      MERLIN
  •      HPOI-A
  •      MPTOD and Banshee Family of Systems
  •      Classic Reach and Aggregate Remote Capability(ARC)
  •      Digital Receiver Technology (DRT) Family of Systems
  •      Joint Signals Processor (JSP) System
  •      Escort System
  •      Minotaur and Multiplatform Geolocation(MPG) with JICD 4.2

1. Demonstrated RF experience in tuner/ receiver development and RF System subsystem development
2. Ability to research and determine mission needs for near and long-term RF system platforms
3. Ability to analyze the system designs and develop system test criteria, ability to provide status and technical alternatives for system design. 

This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Florida, Montana, Tennessee, Texas, or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.

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.