Lead Senior Systems Engineer

Clearance Level
Systems Engineering
Dahlgren, Virginia

REQ#: RQ52533

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Join General Dynamics IT and be a part of the team of men and women that solve some of the world's most complex technical challenges. We are seeking a Lead Systems Engineer to join our team in Dahlgren, VA.

  • Provide technical services in support of the Fleet Support function for current and future ships as documented in NSWC Dahlgren Division Instructions.
  • Provide technical support to facilitate the computer program delivery, installation process, technical assistance responses and underway support to surface ships. A Technical Situation
  • Report (SITREP) shall be submitted at the end of each day when onboard ship or shore sites conducting computer program installations, support or trouble resolution.
  • Provide technical support in the troubleshooting and operational restoration of Surface Combat System computers and networks in response to deficiencies reported by the Fleet.
  • Conduct Approved Articles Package (AAP) audits in conjunction with Total Ship’s Readiness Assessment (TSRA).
  • Assist ships in managing the certified configuration.
  • Perform corrective actions, as required, to ensure ships are in conformance with the certified configuration.
  • Generate AAP Audit Reports to document audit findings and trends.
  • Maintain Approved Articles Packages (AAPs).
  • Evaluate changes to Lowest Replaceable Units (LRU) and media items to identify potential impacts to OEs, drivers, or applications.
  • Assess impact of LRUs on the Approved Articles List, and assess non-AAP LRUs and media.
  • Review technical documents for impact to operational baselines. Technical documents may include Maintenance Work Packages, Engineering Change Notices, Advanced Change Notices, Ship Change Documents, and Field Modification Bulletins.
  • Provide recommendations regarding conjunctive changes, CPCRs, and test requirements.
  • Participate in change control boards and diminishing material groups to assess changes from an AAP perspective.
  • Support to include operation of the Fleet Support Operations Center (FSOC) and associated communication equipment, drafting naval messages, and participation in on-site and/or distance support responses to fleet requests for technical assistance.
  • Develop/maintain/produce presentations for fleet support briefings provide action and milestone planning, project tracking, progress and financial analysis and monitoring, and participate in program status and planning meetings.
  • Support the development and maintenance of standard procedures.
  • Support the identification and implementation of new technology and automation into the processes for technical support of computer program delivery and technical assistance responses to surface ships.

Basic Qualifications:

  • BS degree; additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of degree
  • 8+ years of specific experience in Fleet Support.
  • 8+ years of experience as a systems engineer
  • Security+
  • Secret clearance
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.