Project Engineer

Clearance Level
Systems Engineering
Fort Walton Beach, Florida

REQ#: RQ107760

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

ARMA-Global is currently pursuing a qualified candidate to serve as a Lead Engineer to support the Design, Development, Engineering, Integration, Testing and Implementation and Sustainment of critical technologies for our customers.  Functional area include, but not limited to:  IT Networks, Radio Frequency Transport, Mobile Device (Android and iOS) Management architectures, and Cloud Development.


As a Lead Engineer, the candidate will work closely with a team of dedicated multi-disciplined professionals in supporting customer mission objectives. Youll be responsible for working with coworkers, partners, stakeholders and customer representatives to create effective solutions, providing support to organizational Development & Engineering projects to deliver next-generation technologies across a wide-range of services and emerging capabilities, culminating in the delivery of unparalleled services that enhance customer mission effectiveness.

In this role you will:

  • Work with a group of amazing people, committed to customer success
  • Ensure solutions and activities delivered are aligned with the strategy and vision of the customer
  • Collaborate with fellow teammates on complex problems and recommend improvements
  • Assist in the deconstruction and interpretation of requirements supporting team projects
  • Commit to staying abreast of emerging technologies and evolving customer goals and objectives
  • Engage with stakeholders and supporting teams, ensuring customer expectations, satisfaction, risks and cost is managed appropriately as it relates to your activities
  • Advocate for and articulate Development, Integration, Testing and product sustainment activities, contributing to processes and outcomes that enhance productivity, reduce cost while providing for evolutionary change to legacy service delivery models with sole purpose of increasing warfighter service availability, resilience, effectiveness and readiness
  • Adhere to standards, policies, protocols, procedures and best practices that truly embody a “Best of Breed” Development & Engineering services delivery
  • Participate in architectural and design discussions as they pertain to Future State, Concepts, and planned or active Development & Engineering projects
  • Participating in strategic engagements and events, as required
  • Brief stakeholders on planned and active projects and activities

Youll be critical to executing solutions in support of customer outcomes. Specifically, youll be:

  • Keeping up-to-date with the latest innovations in technology – from new technology platforms, software and services to cutting edge tools that allow customers and teams to capitalize on efficiencies and deliver cost savings while enabling service expansion through deliberate technology investments that yield transformational capabilities to end-users
  • Lead projects, support milestones and provide for hands-on technical development, integration, and implementation
  • Leading the execution of approved technology-centric project activities while fostering partnerships, and external relationships with other strategic partners to deliver resilient and highly available solutions

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Demonstrable knowledge or experience in one of the following functional areas:  IT Networks, IT Transport Systems (Radio Frequency, Satellite), Mobility Systems (Android, iOS devices) and Cloud Development
  • Knowledge of DoD Development and Engineering processes
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Extensive experience leading complex and innovative technology projects
  • Technical writing experience is a must

Security Requirements

  • Must have a SECRET clearance with the ability to obtain an SCI (TS/SCI)

Physical Demands

  • Lift over 35 LBS

Work Environment

  • Work environment is administrative office

Education, Certification and Experience Requirements

  • BS or equivalent experience in a STEM role
  • 5+ years of combined DoD and/or Commercial industry project management experience
  • ITIL Foundation certification a plus
  • DoD 8570 IA Workforce certification a plus

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement: To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, 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.

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.