Principal Engineer Level 2

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Engineering (General)
Annapolis Junction, Maryland
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Engineering Design

Systems Engineering

Technical Direction

Technical Solutions

REQ#: RQ167776
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to serve as a critical component of our nation’s safety and security. Make an impact by using your expertise to protect our country from threats.

Job Description

Engineer Sr Advisor

Serves as a technical expert in a particular area responsible for technical direction for the design or development of software or hardware techniques which are on the cutting edge of technology; Serves as a principal engineer responsible for providing technical leadership and direction in supporting the application of sound system engineering concepts.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As an Engineer Sr Advisor you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter.

● Education: Bachelor's Degree in a technical discipline such as Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Information Systems is required. Four (4) years of additional experience in technical roles for Government or Industry customers may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.
● Required Experience: Fifteen (15) years experience in technical roles for Government or Industry customer. Ten (10) years experience as a systems, software, or hardware engineer in programs that encompassed system architecture development; requirements analysis, management and control; multiple activities with multiple vendors; large systems engineering efforts valued at $15+M/year, or management and evaluation of business processes and implementation strategies. Three (3) years direct experience with an intelligence community or signals intelligence activity
● Must have one of the following DoD approved certifications to meet the category/level IAT-2: CCNA Security; CySA+ **; GICSP; GSEC; Security+ CE; CND; or SSCP
● Security Clearance Level: TS/SCI with Poly
● Location: Annapolis Junction, MD
●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


Work Requirements
Years of Experience

9 + years of related experience

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


Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $148,750 - $201,250. This is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary. Rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
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About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.