Power Systems Engineer – Active Top Secret Required

Clearance Level
Top Secret
Systems Engineering
Washington, District of Columbia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

AutoCAD 3D

Electrical Designs

Electrical Drawings

Systems Documentation

Technical Documents

REQ#: RQ144961
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

Seize your opportunity to make a personal impact as a POWER SYSTEMS ENGINEER supporting a world class maintenance program servicing a wide variety of mobile communications equipment for our prestigious client at the highest levels of the federal government in the heart of our nation’s capital. As a Power Systems Engineer, you are vital to our overall approach to power systems documentation. You act as the documentation subject matter expert for our government client and exhibit the exceptional technical and customer service skills to resolve issues as quickly and efficiently as possible. GDIT is your place to make meaningful contributions to challenging projects and grow a rewarding career.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Power Systems Engineer, you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a Power Systems Engineer joining our team to bring professionalism and initiative to a fast-paced environment that offers extensive options for training, certification, and career advancement. When we succeed, you succeed and together our best becomes better.



  • Analyzing existing electrical blueprints and identify areas for improvement or modification.
  • Collaborating with other engineers and stakeholders to develop design changes and updates.
  • Updating and modifying electrical drawings and schematics using AutoCAD or other software tools.
  • Ensuring that all drawings are accurate, up-to-date, and compliant with regulatory codes and standards. This will involve staying up-to-date with Industry trends, best practices, and regulatory requirements, and using that knowledge to inform their work.
  • Actively participating in project meetings, providing technical expertise on electrical design issues and collaborating with team members to find solutions to challenges as they arise.
  • Conducting quality control reviews to ensure that all work meets client requirements and specifications.
  • Design and analyze power systems for various applications including generators, motors, and distribution systems.



  • Education: BS/BA or Equivalent experience
  • Required Experience: 8+ Years’ related experience (electrical systems, design and drafting)
  • Required Technical Skills: Proficiency in AutoCAD, familiarity with National Electrical Code (NEC) standards
  • Security Clearance Level: Active Top Secret with SCI Eligibility
  • Required Skills and Abilities: Excellent written communication and technical documentation skills
  • Location: On Customer Site



  • Flexible work schedule 

  • 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  

  • Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays  




Work Requirements
Years of Experience

8 + years of related experience

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

Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

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 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.