Systems Engineer (Active TS/SCI w/Poly)

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Systems Engineering
Herndon, Virginia

REQ#: RQ130522

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

Own the opportunity as a Systems Engineer and help ensure the mission is never interrupted. At GDIT, we deliver clarity with our cloud solutions and provide meaningful work. Your work will be an important part of transforming our clients for the modern age and help them face any obstacle

Ensure the safety and security of our nation as a Systems Engineer at GDIT. You’ll apply the latest technology and provide operational support to deliver actionable intelligence for the Intelligence Community. Here, your work will have meaning and impact as you deliver your best every day.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Systems Engineer supporting the customer, you will be trusted to solve complex IT issues while delivering outstanding customer service.


The Sponsor requires expertise specializing in software development to support to an analysis, tool integration, and development initiative. The goal of this project is to efficiently process large volumes of Packet Capture (PCAP) files from various sources and display the results to the users. The Contractor will work with a larger team comprised of software developers, system engineers, architects, and data engineers. The Contractor will develop interfaces and connections into the Sponsor’s production environment.


  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.

Required Experience:

  • Demonstrated experience with Linux administration.
  • Demonstrated experience with scripting languages such as Python.
  • Demonstrated experience with Unified Modeling Language (UML) and SQL’s such as Data Manipulation Language (DML).
  • Demonstrated experience developing and implementing software enhancements to mission systems for Government agencies.
  • Demonstrated experience integrating multiple applications.
  • Security Clearance Level: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
  • Preferred Skills:
  • Demonstrated experience with NiFi.
  • Demonstrated experience with PCAP.
  • Demonstrated experience with and understanding of the OSI model.
  • Demonstrated experience communicating and integrating APIs.
  • Demonstrated experience with Extract, Transform, and Load (ETL) ETL processing.
  • Demonstrated experience with JIRA.
  • Demonstrated experience with user support such as user training.
  • Demonstrated experience using rapid prototyping and Agile development methodologies.
  • Demonstrated experience with research and development and the progression of ideas to production systems.
  • Demonstrated experience with the Sponsor’s systems deployment process.
  • Location: Herndon, VA Customer site


  • 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







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.