GDIT is looking for a Systems Engineer to work on an exciting team developing special telecommunications solutions. Job duties include leading the project development lifecycle; enforcing project lifecycle rigor; developing documentation; briefing systems requirements and design; and helping to design and prototype communications systems.
This position is a member of a team that is expanding our data transport line of business. Our customers have exciting missions in team-oriented environments where we are breaking new ground in solving the most difficult customer mission problems.
Detailed description includes:
Manage one or more integration projects with system planning, integration/development life cycle, coordinate hardware/software integration, prepare validation test documentation, and coordinate packaging/delivery of equipment.
Excellent problem-solving skills with attention to detail, and ability to work independently as well as collaboratively with a diverse team of highly skilled network engineers, cyber security engineers, architects, procurement specialists, and security analysts
Demonstrated experience conducting technical research on system upgrades to determine feasibility, cost, time required, and compatibility with system, preparing report, studies, and documentation
Key responsibilities include:
Preparing project level documents and system requirements
Providing overall design concepts in order to manage integration work utilizing standardized and disciplined project policy/processes/procedures
Managing system integration consisting of assembly, manufacturability, verification tests, installation, operations, maintenance, repair, and disposal
Provide effective communication with multiple organizational components through moderate meetings as part of standardized processes, documenting minutes, and tracking actions
Provide expertise in information management
Required Qualifications & Skills:
Experience designing and/or building custom computing solutions
Strong experience with and understanding of the project lifecycle
Experience documenting complex hardware and software systems
Experience developing system requirements
Experience designing systems to meet detailed written requirements
Demonstrated experience working with Systems Engineering designs and logic diagrams
Obtain, document, and validate user requirements in order to develop System Requirements Specification documents
Experience overseeing end-to-end (ETE) validation testing in integration environment
Develop project schedules, track project plans, requirements, task schedules and actions items for data and software/hardware implementation
Demonstrated experience coordinating groups of people to accomplish mission goals
Excellent organizational skills
Experience performing with minimal guidance, under pressure and tight deadlines
Demonstrated ability to track details of sub-system assemblies and components while maintaining a big picture focus
Desired Qualifications & Skills:
Excellent communications skills to articulate complex technical issues orally and in writing
Demonstrated expertise with PowerPoint, Visio, and other documentation tools
An understanding of telecommunications systems and architectures
Hands-on experience building hardware and/or software systems
Experience with Windows and Linux environments
Experience handling system security under Linux operating systems.
Pursuant to a customer requirement, this position is contingent on providing proof of COVID-19 vaccination.
Must be able to meet customer facility COVID requirements.
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.
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.