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 trusted to deliver your best every day. We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge that we can’t turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a Systems Engineer joining our team to support Government activities at McLean, VA.
At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Systems Engineer supporting the customer, you will be trusted to lead multiple IT development and operational projects and activities, and deliver tangible results on complex technical efforts. In this role, a typical day will include:
Evaluate and document IT system/network architectures
Develop and maintain systems requirements documents (SRDs) for technical requirements
Analyze data to generate metrics to assist in decision-making and strategic planning
Document, evaluate, and optimize business processes through the implementation of IT and hardware tools and solutions.
Define current and future system and user requirements for entire project lifecycle, to include Program Management Plan development.
Interface with Stakeholder departments to facilitate collaboration of information
Work with developers and other technical SMEs to implement technical solutions to optimize business processes at the appropriate security accreditation level.
Education: Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.
Minimum of 15 years related experience.
Technical Skills: Knowledge Management and Systems Engineer who specializes in developing and refining complex data management processes and procedures using Agile project management methodologies; SharePoint knowledge required. Experienced delivery results on challenging technical programs; Experienced working independently with minimal supervision while managing multiple high priority projects simultaneously; Must possess strong analytical and problem solving skills; good interpersonal, organizational, writing and briefing skills and working with resources at all levels of the organization; Proficiency with MSWord, Excel, Powerpoint.
Security Clearance Level: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU
Alignment to a mission-critical role that directly impacts the customer’s ability to effectively execute its mission.
Direct engagement with contractor leadership that centers upon career development/mobility, enhanced performance evaluation, and corporate information sharing & networking opportunities.
Placement on a dynamic team of talented professionals that organically fosters an environment of innovation, collaboration, and trust.
Develops advanced engineering ideas and guides their development into a final product.
Develops masterful engineering skills to highly complex engineering problems and provides solutions which are highly innovative and ingenious.
Utilizes masterful engineering skills to perform highly advanced systems design, development, and integration form the start of a systems life cycle to the end.
Provides and applies masterful engineering to highly complex infrastructures including installing, configuring, testing and maintaining operating systems, application software, and system management tools.
Provides and applies masterful engineering skills to highly complex systems modeling, simulation, and analysis.
Performs continual maintenance and provides masterful engineering solutions for continual and highly complex security, backup and redundancy problems.
Provides guidance for the preparation and maintenance of all documentation for processes and procedures related to engineering projects.
Provides guidance to less-experienced Systems Engineers.
Maintains current knowledge of rapidly changing technology, always on the lookout for new technologies, and works with management to evolve current processes.
May coach and review the work of less-experienced professionals.
May serve as a task or project leader. (Not a people manager)
Performs complex systems development and design work that may include logic design, I/O design, model formulation, computer architecture analysis and design, and digital systems engineering.
Invents innovative ways to drive production operational efficiency.
Drives scalability and operability of supported systems/infrastructure.
Implements, manages and enhances Continuous Integration and Delivery (CI/CD) pipeline tools.
Creates, maintains, and reviews Infrastructure as Code (IaC) using Desired State Configuration (DSC) and/or Puppet configuration management tools to support the provisioning infrastructure.
Provides system/equipment/specialized training and technical guidance.
Recognized as a subject matter expert in a specific technology.
DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 15+ years of experience
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.