System Engineer MOB DCGS-A – Kaiserslautern, Germany (TS/SCI)

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Systems Engineering
Kaiserslautern, Germany
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success


Microsoft Windows

Virtual Machines (VM)

VMware ESXi

VMware vSphere

REQ#: RQ142854
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

GDIT has an opportunity for a System Engineer supporting MOB DCGS-A at Kaiserslautern, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.  This position requires someone with a current and active TS/SCI clearance.


IFS /P-MFWS/GWS/CDSS System Engineer:

  • Initializing, placing into operation and the troubleshooting software interfaces of specific C5ISR communication system being supported.  
  • System training; experience in the preparation and conduct of military training doctrine (e.g. preparation of Programs of Instruction, Lesson Plans); assist new users with managing system requirements to include data management, data recovery, and techniques to operate/maintain records; provide over the shoulder tech assist or training, troubleshoot, software installation, software updates, and software fixes and be capable of being able to provide other required support.  
  • Perform systems’ software installation, configuration, and maintenance of CECOM C5ISR Families of Systems.  
  • Responsible for backup and disaster recovery of Linux and Windows operating systems.  
  • Perform software, hardware, and network troubleshooting and problem identification and resolution.  
  • Assists Information Assurance staff with all documentation required for accreditation and any other associated directives and regulations.
  • Participates in special projects as required.  

Primarily supports software family of systems - Tactical Intelligence Family of Systems: GWS, IFS, P-MFWS, TGS, Prophet Spiral I, and CDSS.  Primary system supported is Distributed Common Ground Station-Army (DCGS-A) Family of Systems.


  • BA/BS or equivalent, 3+ years of experience, or AA/AS and 5 years of experience, or 7 years of experience. 
  • Must have a current and active TS/SCI.
  • Experience with Microsoft Windows/Linux/VMWare server and client software, patching, upgrading, and maintenance experience.
  • Experience with remote system administration software.  
  • Must be capable of performing analyses of system operations.  
  • Military experience is desirable.
  • Understanding of networking principles and system network configuration.  
  • Knowledge of client and server software interaction including web-based application design, support, and integration.
  • Must have Security+ Certification
  • VMWare, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Windows Server 2012-2019


  • Candidates must be willing and able to attain a CI Polygraph for certain positions as determined by the contract.




Work Requirements
Years of Experience

5 + years of related experience

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


CompTIA - Security+ CE - CompTIA

Travel Required



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.

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