Lead System Engineer

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Category
Systems Engineering
Locations
Springfield, Virginia
St Louis, Missouri

REQ#: RQ104137

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

GDIT is looking for a Lead System Engineer w/TS/SCI.

Job Duties:

  • Guide Senior-level, Mid-level and Junior-level engineers performing requirements engineering, solutions engineering, schedule, reliability, resiliency, service development, integration, test and evaluation, maintainability and analysis across the system.
  • Guide the planning, analysis/traceability of user requirements, architecture traceability, procedures, and other efforts to automate and improve existing systems and reviews GSR service capabilities, workflow, and scheduling limitations.
  • Guide engineers developing solutions and designs based on analysis of requirements and new technological opportunities
  • Assists the Government in capture and translation of mission and customer requirements/needs into systems/capabilities requirements and solutions and allocation of requirements to systems architecture components and executing programs.
  • Assist the Government in performing systems integration activities. 
  • Conducts Analysis of Alternatives (AoAs), Course of Actions (CoAs), Trade Studies, and Engineering Assessments.
  • Assist the Government in strategic technical planning, project management, performance engineering, risk management and interface design.
  • Operates at the level of integrating multiple systems, services, processes, and interfaces within a Major Systems Acquisition across organizational and agency boundaries.
  • Exhibit transparency by sharing all salient facts relevant to the task at hand. Routinely provides honest and frank feedback to Government leads on the achievability of desired deliverables within proposed timeframes.
  • Communicates unexpected setbacks quickly, and proposes mitigation actions. Incorporates lessons learned in future planning.
  • Communicate with government on achievability of system and program goals as well as setbacks and mitigation steps for any impediments to those goals.

Required

  • At least 10 years of demonstrated system experience on a program/project similar to the size, scope and complexity of  utilizing SAFe or similar agile methodologies.
  • Bachelors degree in Systems Engineering or in related technical or scientific fields such as engineering, physics, mathematics, operations research, engineering management, computer science, information technology, management information systems, or related STEM degree program. 
  • At least 10 years of demonstrated experience in Government or Industry in work areas related to systems engineering including: DoD/IC Acquisition Process, Requirements Process, PPBES Process or System Engineering of large complex System of Systems and Service Oriented Architecture/Cloud environments.
  • At least 10 years of demonstrated experience in systems engineering programs related to information technology and/or software on a program/project similar to the size, scope and complexity of Yorktown II.
  • At least 10 years of demonstrated experience with systems engineering lifecycle.
  • At least 10 years of demonstrated experience with systems related to intelligence collection.
  • At least 10 years of demonstrated experience with architecture, requirements, and DoDAF. 
  • Active TS/SCI and eligibility to obtain a CI Poly.

Desired

  • Knowledge and at least 5 years of experience with NGA imagery and data repositories, products, data types, and uses.
  • At least 15 years of demonstrated experience in Government or Industry in work areas related including: DoD/IC Acquisition Process, Requirements Process, PPBES Process or System Engineering of large complex System of Systems and Service Oriented Architecture/Cloud environments.
  • At least 15 years of demonstrated experience in systems engineering programs related to information technology and/or software on a program/project similar to the size, scope and complexity of Yorktown II.
  • At least 15 years of demonstrated experience with systems engineering lifecycle.
  • At least 15 years of demonstrated experience with architecture, requirements, and DoDAF. 
     

This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Texas or Montana or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.

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.

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.