AF DCGS Systems Engineer

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Systems Engineering
Langley AFB, Virginia

REQ#: RQ129142

Travel Required: 10-25%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Pipeline

As an AF DCGS Systems Engineer, you will perform analysis on technical and system life-cycle approaches and requirements that support organizational objectives. You will conduct technical analysis on system integration, mission data flows, work flows, processes, and architecture issues and assist the AF DCGS team in managing distributed system requirements, development, integration, testing, fielding, user evaluation, and security accreditation of an evolving open architecture system.  


As an AF DCGS engineer, you will assist in the generation of Command, Control, Communication, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) requirements, architectures, implementation strategies, engineering, and technical reports.


  • Responsible for defining and supporting the design, development and implementation of short- and long-term solutions to mission centric information technology needs through new and existing applications, systems architecture, and network systems and applications infrastructure
  • Often involved in modifying or adapting existing designs
  • Reviews mission requirements; workflow and business processes; provides oversight to development, testing, debug, and implementation of C4ISR mission centric software solutions
  • Roles are often project based, delivering mission centric system modernization changes. Designs and develops mission centric systems architecture (integrated process, C4ISR mission applications, data and technology) solutions in alignment with the enterprise architecture direction and standards
  • Takes responsibility for technical planning, architecture development, and modification of requirements and specifications. Develops requirements and specifications for new products/services, applications and service offerings.
  • Assesses the compatibility and integration of C4ISR mission products/services proposed as standards in order to ensure an integrated architecture across interdependent technologies
  • Acts as an engineering resource for colleagues with less experience



  • AF DCGS mission, operations and capabilities experience is a plus!
  • Enterprise architecture, C4ISR mission data flows, site capabilities
  • Acquisition processes (1067, security, boarding activities)
  • AF DCGS implementation requirements
  • ·Networking experience (OSI model, protocols, data rates, circuit ordering)
  • Active TS/SCI clearance required  
  • BS in a Technical discipline required; BS Engineering from an ABET accredited institution desired; + 10 years’ experience preferred; additional years experience in lieu of formal education may be considered for the ideal candidate


  • Full-flex work week
  • 401K with company match
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
  • Ability to make a real impact on the world around you

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About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, 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.

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.