Senior Systems Engineer

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Systems Engineering
Fort Bragg, North Carolina

REQ#: RQ132171

Travel Required: 10-25%
Requisition Type: Regular

Job Description:

  • Contributes to completion of major engineering programs and projects
  • Develops solutions to a variety of highly complex engineering problems
  • Perform highly complex systems design, development, and integration from the start of a systems life cycle to the end
  • Oversees highly complex infrastructure including installing, configuring, testing, and maintaining operating systems, application software, and system management tools
  • Performs highly complex systems modeling, simulation, and analysis
  • Performs continual maintenance and provides highly complex solutions for security, backup, and redundancy problems
  • Prepares and maintains documentation for processes and procedures related to engineering projects
  • Maintains current knowledge of rapidly changing technology and works with management to evolve current processes
  • May coach and provide guidance to less-experienced professionals
  • May serve as a team or task lead


  • Minimum of 6 years of experience with engineering support of Windows server platforms to include virtual servers
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience with automation and scripting tools
  • Minimum of 1 year experience with Splunk queries and dashboard creation
  • Strong Experience of automation/orchestration utilizing PowerShell and Git
  • Experience with different languages to include Python and PowerShell
  • Advanced understanding of modern server/workstation operating systems and network technologies sufficient to automate associated processes – Windows / RHEL
  • Ability to use a wide variety of opensource technologies and cloud services (i.e. Azure, AWS)
  • Integration of Git, in continuous integration, continuous deployment
  • Working knowledge of the networking stack (VLAN, subnets, ports, firewalls, routing and switching)
  • Advanced knowledge of DNS, DHCP, SMTP, SNMP and other TCP/IP protocols and services in support of the virtualization and storage technologies
  • Ability to act independently to drive IT goals and changes
  • Advanced troubleshooting methodology, identifying, researching, and resolving technical problems
  • Ability to judge priorities and adjust work accordingly
  • Identify and escalate situations requiring urgent attention


BA/BS or equivalent, 8+ years of experience


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 the status of the federal contractor mandate and 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.