Systems Engineer (Dev Optimization) with TS/SCI Clearance

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Systems Engineering
Springfield, Virginia

REQ#: RQ74627 Systems Engineer (Dev Optimization) with TS/SCI Clearance (Open)

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Job Description

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects 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. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day.

We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can’t turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a TS/SCI level cleared Systems Engineer (Dev Optimization) joining our team to support our Intelligence customer in Springfield, VA.


  • Review and provide technical advice on technical documentation submissions for systems development optimization
  • Provide engineering and technical support and advisement regarding problem definition, analysis, requirement development, and implementation for complex systems in the engineering discipline required to meet technical requirements.
  • Provide assessments and recommendations on system development, improvements, optimization, or support efforts.
  • Perform risk assessments and analysis employing modeling and simulation techniques.
  • Support the identification, tracking, and resolution of systems engineering issues related to technical interfaces, technology insertion/design improvements, and other program initiatives.
  • Prepare technical presentations, briefings, and papers to address program management issues in such venues as technical design reviews, technical review boards, and others.
  • Identify technical issues that need resolution.
  • Work with applicable Government team leads to facilitate the resolution of technical issues.
  • Identify risks and develop mitigation plans for identified cost, schedule, and technical issues.
  • Provide weekly reports on significant issues and actions.
  • Support transition of developmental efforts into production, and assist with the technical activities.
  • Conduct assessments and make recommendations for design, testing, and documentation utilizing full knowledge of all phases of application, analysis, and programming and research analysis techniques.
  • Provide engineering solutions in support of continued operational sustainment


  • A Bachelor's degree and 5+ years of professional experience,
  • Active TS/SCI clearance and eligibility to obtain a CI Poly
  • Effective oral and written communication skills. Team, goal, and customer focused. Proficient with MS Office applications including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.


  • Amazon Web Services (AWS), GitLab, GitLab Runner, Jenkins, Terraform, Packer, Docker, Kubernetes, Python, Microsoft Windows, Linux, Jira, Confluence