Systems Engineer Advisor (TS/SCI required, CI Poly preferred)

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Systems Engineering
Columbia, Maryland
San Antonio, Texas

REQ#: RQ84440

Travel Required: 10-25%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT. Contributes to the completion of major engineering programs and may function in a project leadership role.

General Dynamics Information Technology has an immediate opening for a Systems Engineer Advisor to support a greenfield US Air Force program implementing an MLS solution across multiple sites. This includes (but is not limited to) the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Ability to translate conceptual requirements into business and functional requirements.

  • Design and define system architecture for new or existing computer systems.

  • Analyze users requirements, concept of operations documents, and high-level system architectures to develop system requirements specifications.

  • Analyze system requirements and leads design and development activities.

  • Guide users in formulating requirements, advises alternative approaches, and conducts feasibility studies.

  • Provide technical leadership for the integration of requirements, design, and technology.

  • Incorporate new plans, designs, and systems into ongoing operations.

  • Develop system architecture and system design documentation.

  • Guide system development and implementation planning through assessment or preparation of system engineering management plans and system integration and test plans.

  • Interact with the Government regarding Systems Engineering technical considerations and for associated problems, issues, or conflicts.

  • Responsible for the technical integrity of work performed and deliverables associated with the Systems Engineering area of responsibility.

  • Communicate with other program personnel.

Additional details:

  • Contributes to completion of specific engineering programs and projects.

  • Develops solutions to a variety of complex engineering problems of moderate scope and complexity.

  • Performs complex systems design, development, and integration from the start of a systems life cycle to the end.

  • Oversight of complex infrastructure including installing, configuring, testing, and maintaining operating systems, application software, and system management tools.

  • Performs complex systems modeling, simulation, and analysis.

  • Performs continual maintenance and provides complex solutions for security, backup, and redundancy problems.

  • Prepares and maintains a range of documentation for processes and procedures related to engineering projects.

  • May provide guidance to less-experienced Systems Engineers.

  • Maintains current knowledge of rapidly changing technology.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology Management, or other related technical discipline (e.g., Computer Engineering) with 8+ years of Systems Engineering experience.

  • Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology Management, or other related technical discipline preferred.

  • Position requires a TS/SCI (DCID 6/4 eligible) clearance

  • The candidate must be willing to take a CI polygraph

  • Employment will be contingent until candidate is deemed eligible for SAP access by the government customer.

  • CompTIA IAT II Certification required. 

  • Willing to travel 30%. 

  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills.

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