Project/Systems Engineer

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Functional Experts
McLean, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Analytical Thinking


Functional Requirements

REQ#: RQ162221
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to serve as a critical component of our nation’s safety and security. Make an impact by using your expertise to protect our country from threats.

Job Description

Functional Analyst Expert
Find a challenging and rewarding career as you'll strive to provide your client solutions that will endure and deliver mission oriented results. Design and define system architecture for new or existing computer systems. Modeling, security, integration, and formal testing will be expected.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Functional Analyst Expert you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on Functional Analyst Expert joining our team to design, develop, code, test, and debug complex software products, or make significant enhancements to existing software.


  • This position is responsible for leading and managing the delivery of mission critical software products.   
  • The individual will work closely with a versatile software engineering team within an Agile Development environment to prioritize customer requirements, define Sprint goals, and refine the software backlog.  
  • This role also coordinates with DevOps, Security, and Program Management to ensure team alignment on key initiatives and manage dependencies between groups.
  • The Functional Analyst will need to be experienced briefing and conveying technical information to Customer leadership and stakeholders. 
  • An ideal candidate will also have experience interfacing directly with end users to elicit new ideas and innovations that can be built into future software deliveries.
  • The individual should have a strong understanding of the critical role a Functional Analyst plays in delivering value to end users and be well versed in the Agile principles, including being a servant leader for the Agile team.

● Education: Bachelor's Degree
● Required Experience: 8+ years of related experience
● Required Technical Skills: Conduct organizational analysis and evaluations, to determine functional requirements, conduct work simplification and measurement studies. Evaluate information as it relates to requirements determination, conceptualization, design, development, testing, verification and validation, documentation, and implementation.
● Security Clearance Level: TS/SCI with Poly
● Required Skills and Abilities: Research, troubleshooting, analysis, mentorship, leadership, develop new or update existing functionalities
● Preferred Skills:
● Location: On Customer Site
●US Citizenship Required

● 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

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

8 + years of related experience

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


Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $165,750 - $224,250. This is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary. Rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.