Electrical/Computer Engineer

Clearance Level
Network Administration
Falls Church, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Equipment Maintenance

System Designs

Systems Integration

REQ#: RQ168144
Public Trust: NACI (T1)
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


General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT), a market leader and technology innovator, is seeking talented professionals to deliver maintenance support solutions to our customers.

GDIT is seeking an Electrical/Electronics/Computer Engineer to join our team. This position provides an opportunity to join an expanding team that will continue to develop/expand systems that supports multiple existing government customers. We work closely with our customer to ensure that we continue to provide the updated services needed as they expand their own work and offerings to a growing list of other government organizations.

The candidate Engineer will work within established multi-disciplinary Agile teams to build and further advance GDIT systems and applications. In addition to receiving a competitive salary and generous health and personal benefits, the Engineer will enhance their skill set by working among a talented and technically accomplished group of colleagues. These employees will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Analyze customer requirements and/or problems, determine solutions, work with the team to design and implement solution.
  • Troubleshoot, repair, and maintain existing equipment--both off-the-shelf and custom built.
  • Integrate peripherals such as RFID and barcode readers into PC based systems.
  • Research technologies for usefulness within our current and proposed systems.
  • Design, prototype, build, and deploy circuits and systems for our customers. Work with the team to ensure that the items are properly integrated into the intended system, well documented, and maintainable by the target staff (specialist or user depending on the item).

Basic Qualifications:

At least three years of experience designing and building circuit boards, trouble-shooting electrical and electronic equipment, and maintaining electrical and electronic equipment. The candidate must be comfortable working with the full spectrum of devices: from individual components through field programmable gate arrays through fully integrated systems. Production-level experience with various CAD tools and LabVIEW. At least some familiarity with both .NET and Java programming environments.

In addition to the technical skills and experience, the candidate must be a good team player, be an effective trouble-shooter and problem solver, and have good communications skills. Familiarity with using MS Office is a necessary.

The candidate must successfully complete a Public Trust background investigation.

Additional (Desired) Qualifications:

  • Production level experience with low-level programming, e.g., micro-controllers.
  • Experience with simple robotics, e.g., fixed arm movements.
  • Experience with control of laser systems for card or part marking.
  • Experience with software engineering practices.

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

3 + years of related experience

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


Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $116,979 - $155,250. 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.