Engineer for Navy Combat Systems

Clearance Level
Systems Engineering
Washington, District of Columbia
Hybrid Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Complex Systems

Complex Systems Modeling

Solutions Development

Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)

Systems Management

REQ#: RQ146305
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 is seeking a Navy Combat Systems Engineer to help support our Program Executive Office for Integrated Warfare Systems (PEO IWS) program.

This is an onsite position in Washington, DC.

As a Navy Combat Systems Engineer, for our PEO IWS program in Washington, DC you will be a part of an integrated team working to support the development and delivery of warfighting capabilities to the Fleet in support of our National Defense.

In this role, a typical day may include:

  • Contributing to completion of specific engineering programs and projects

  • Developing solutions to a variety of complex engineering problems

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

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

  • Performing complex systems modeling, simulation, and analysis

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

  • Preparing and maintains documentation for processes and procedures related to engineering projects

  • Maintaining current knowledge of rapidly changing technology

  • May coach and provide guidance to less-experienced professionals

  • May serve as a team or task lead


  • Active DoD Secret Level Security Clearance

  • An Associate’s degree in a technical field and ten (10) years of U.S. Navy Combat Systems experience   OR   a Bachelor of Science degree in a technical field and five (5) years of relevant engineering experience   OR   a Master's degree in a technical field and two (2) years of relevant engineering experience.

  • Navy Combat Systems experience








Work Requirements
Years of Experience

10 + years of related experience

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

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.

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 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.