Senior Systems Engineer - Philadelphia, PA (Now interviewing!!!)

Clearance Level
Interim Secret
Engineering (General)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Embedded Control

Engineering Design

Engineering Process

Networked Systems

Systems Engineering

REQ#: RQ143537
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

GDIT is seeking a Senior Systems Engineer to help support our Code 50 White Collar program. 

As a Senior Systems Engineer, for our Code 50 White Collar program in Philadelphia, PA you will be responsible for designs, development, testing and evaluation of electrical, mechanical, and/or computer components, equipment and systems. You will provide planning and implementation of Machinery Control System upgrades and enhancements, providing innovative methods and technical solutions using the systems engineering design process.

In this role, a typical day will include:
● Designs, evaluates, plans, tests, and operates electrical, electronic, mechanical, and/or computer components, equipment and systems
● Work collaboratively with the engineering team to define, design and implement upgrades and enhancements to machinery control systems.
● Work with multiple engineering, technical and Cyber security disciplines.
●Use leadership abilities to guide the team to meet major program milestones.


● US Citizenship Required

● Security Clearance Level: Secret, or ability to obtain

● Education: Bachelor of Science (BS) Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineer or Computer Engineering from an ABET accredited program.

● Required Experience: Eight to Ten (8-10) years of experience within industry as a systems, electrical, and/or electronics engineer; Five to Ten (5-10) years of professional experience within industry acting as a lead engineer; Three (3) years of professional experience troubleshooting hardware/software systems; One (1) year of professional experience reading electrical schematics; One

(1) year of professional experience troubleshooting network based systems.

● Required Technical Skills: Experience with Networked Systems and architecture using embedded controllers. Experience with design and testing using the systems engineering process.

● Required Skills and Abilities: Leadership, and motivation to meet objectives in a team environment.

● Location: On Customer Site in Philadelphia, PA

● 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



U.S. Citizenship Required

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.