Senior Systems Engineer - Windows

Clearance Level
Top Secret
Systems Engineering
Pocatello, Idaho
Washington, District of Columbia

REQ#: RQ121228

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Pipeline

We are GDIT.  We stay at the forefront of innovation and support, secure, and operate some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence systems across the country.  We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important. 

GDIT is your place.  Make it your own by bringing your ideas and unique perspective to discover new ways to apply the latest technology securely and expertly.  By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you’ll be an important part of improving agency operations and ensuring today is safe and tomorrow is smarter.

At GDIT, our people are our differentiator.  Our work depends on a Senior Systems Engineer of Windows systems environments joining our team to support one of our Federal Government customers.  As a Senior Systems Engineer – Windows, you will serve as the subject matter expert (SME) for all Windows environments and have the overall responsibility of designing, implementing, and integrating as well as providing ongoing support of the Windows Infrastructure under this contract.

  • Perform advanced systems design, development, and integration from the start of a systems life cycle to the end
  • Engineer, integrate, design and deploy various Windows components
  • Create and maintain bare-metal and virtual machines
  • Create baselines for Windows Server 2016/2019 or higher
  • Install, configure, test, and maintain operating systems, application software, and system management tools
  • Monitor and test application performance for potential bottlenecks, identify possible solutions, and work with developers to implement those fixes
  • Evaluate, improve, and maintain the information security throughout the Windows infrastructure
  • Prepare and maintain documentation for processes and procedures for all systems
  • Provide Level IV support
  • May serve as a team or task lead and coach and provide guidance to less-experienced professionals

Required Qualifications:

  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) or equivalent certification
  • Sound knowledge in Active Directory, Group Policy, digital certificates, multi factor integration, DNS and DHCP
  • Experience using tools that include Windows Deployment Services, Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager, System Center Configuration Manager, Hyper-V, SQL Server, Windows 2016/2019, Windows 10 and 11
  • Proficient understanding of networks, storage, and LAN/WAN systems and applications as well as their dependencies.  Knowledge of TCP/IP, subnet masks, routing, SMTP
  • BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 10+ years of experience
  • An active Top Secret Clearance


  • 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

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.