IBD-SS Systems Engineer, Senior - Huntsville, AL (Secret Clearance Required)

Clearance Level
Systems Analysis
Huntsville, Alabama

REQ#: RQ67305 IBD-SS Systems Engineer, Senior - Huntsville, AL (Secret Clearance Required) (Open)

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular
Job Description

GDIT is currently looking to hire a Systems Engineer, Senior to support our IBD-SS contract in Huntsville, AL. Oversee the planning, design and implementation of system engineering projects. Must be able to provide clear technical direction to team members as well as train and mentor other Engineers.  Ability to provide clear instructions to Sub-contracting companies regarding scope of work. Must have a current and active Secret clearance. Ability to work from home somedays during the week.

Primary Duties:

  • Review existing Quick Reaction Capability (QRC) programs and provide solutions to issues usually related sustainment engineering, including investigating root causes of errors or failures, identifying alternatives for end of life components, and creating and maintaining documentation.
  • Manage the full life cycle of mission systems with a focus on sustainment engineering to support existing systems by researching, reviewing design, assisting procurement, cataloging, installing, and maintaining of Force Protection Systems.
  • Collaborate with logistics and operations support team members, government customers, and vendors to facilitate operational improvements and provide reach-back support to perform troubleshooting, maintenance, documentation distribution, sparing, and health reports
  • Experience addressing diminishing manufacturing sources and materiel shortages

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience writing technical documentation, Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and creating training materials.
  • Experience preparing Engineering Change Proposals (ECP)

Education Required:

  • BA/BS with 8-12 years of experience (15 total years of applicable experience in lieu of a degree.)

Security Clearance:

  • Must have active and current US Secret security 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.