Systems Engineer Advisor

Clearance Level
Systems Engineering
Raleigh, North Carolina

REQ#: RQ94972

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Pipeline
We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important.  GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being rusted to deliver your best every day.  We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can’t turn into an opportunity. And our work depends on a Systems Engineer Advisor joining our team to support the United States Postal Service (USPS) activities located in Raleigh, NC.   At GDIT, people are our differentiator. In this role, a typical day will include: 
  • Provide diagnosis, investigation, recovery and resolution of various types of hardware problems and software issues.
  • Image creation, image deployments, configuration file creation and management, packaging, primary contact to stakeholders and vendor partners for deployments
  • Scripting (batch files, VBScript, PowerShell) and working knowledge of Active Directory- Group Policy (GPO), DNS, DHCP and SCCM / MECM / Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager
  • Troubleshoot software and hardware to resolve issues arising due to Windows 10 Operating system
  • Define, monitor, and assess Supplier activities and deliverables 
  • Review and formally approve Supplier deliverables 
  • Provide clarification on business requirements and technical design issues 
  • Review and approve the Supplier’s project plans and proposed technical solutions 
  • When appropriate, provide the technical resources necessary to install application software 
  • When appropriate, provide test data from existing legacy system test databases to test system interfaces 
  • Provide an acceptance/rejection notice for deliverables to the Supplier 
  • Determine when and where meetings will be held. For meetings at USPS facilities, the USPS will provide facilities (including meeting rooms), equipment, property, and materials necessary to conduct the meeting 
  • 8+ years of experience and a four (4) year degree in Computer Science or a related field is required; An equivalent combination of education or experience in computer or telecommunications architectures, systems analysis, and management of information technology may be substituted 
  • Six (6) years of experience progressively working with the more difficult aspects of Windows with two (4) years of experience in the last three (3) years in planning, architecting, developing, testing, and implementing PC LANs 
  • Scripting (batch files, VBScript, PowerShell) and working knowledge of Active Directory- Group Policy (GPO), DNS, DHCP and SCCM / MEMCM
  • Strong experience with Desktop Image creation/deployment process using MDT and SCCM / MECM
  • Working knowledge of state-of-the-art LAN systems hardware, software techniques, and concepts including OSI model, repeaters, bridges, routers, gateways, TCP/IP, SNMP protocols, IEEE Ethernet, network security technologies and cable standards
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral, with the ability to formulate and document proposed LAN system and operating system solutions with comprehensive, quantitative, and qualitative terms appropriate for comparative analysis 
  • Ability to design, install, implement, support, and troubleshoot Microsoft’s BackOffice, Windows server, SCCM server, Terminal Server, Site Server, Remote Access Server, DHCP, WINS, and DNS 
  • Demonstrated experience with hardware and software testing, integration, installation, configuration, and problem solving; especially for Windows 7/10 clients and Windows Server, and Microsoft Office 
  • Other Windows related Engineering activities as requested by USPS from time to time during the Period of Performance 
  • Able to create, image, image deployments, configuration file creation, and management, packaging, primary contact to stakeholders and vendor partners for deployments 
  • Able to diagnose, investigate, recover, and resolve various types of hardware problems and software issues, primary L3 Support for desktop 
  • Understanding of encryption process using Windows BitLocker or WinMagic SecureDoc 
  • Knowledge of ServiceNow ticketing system 
  • An MCSE is highly desired
  • Knowledge and demonstrated ability to test and debug HTML, CSS, JavaScript and scripting 
  • Ability to provide advanced support for all production failures as assigned and support and comply with company problem management standards and processes 
  • Ability to conduct peer review of code, design test plans, and base performance validation 
  • Ability to design, develop, and improve scripts; Implementation of test plans for all program changes 
  • Ability to evaluate, plan, manage, track, and provide status on system maintenance, enhancement, and support activities at a task level 
  • Excellent listening and interpersonal skills 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 
  • Strong attention to detail and requirements 
  • Motivated team player 
  • Full-flex work week 
  • 401K with company match 
  • Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you 
  • Diverse, highly collaborative teams 
 Note: The security clearance for this program requires the selected candidate to have resided in the US for the past five years. The selected candidate cannot have left the country for longer than 90 consecutive days and no more than 180 cumulative days.  We can only accept Green Card Holders or US Citizens for this program.  #USPS #OpportunityOwned #GDITCareers #GDITLife #WeareGDIT  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.