Systems Engineer/ Project Manager

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Project/Task Management
Springfield, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success


Project Planning

Resource Planning

REQ#: RQ148436
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

Seize your opportunity to make a personal impact as a Systems Engineer/ Project Manager supporting our intelligence customer. GDIT is your place to make meaningful contributions to challenging projects and grow a rewarding career.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Systems Engineer/ Project Manager you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a TS/SCI cleared Systems Engineer/ Project Manager joining our team to support our intelligence customer in Springfield, VA.


As a Systems Engineer/Project Manager you will be trusted to lead a wide variety of special projects, surge, and optional task order. In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Providing technical, administrative, and operational leadership to assigned project or task(s).
  • Developing status of projects and budgets, managing schedules, and preparing task order and administrative reports.
  • Performing planning and providing recommendations to client on project requirements.
  • Attending customer meetings and serving as a primary client liaison.
  • Assessing project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives.
  • Working with vendors, other organizations and agencies, and other client staff on behalf of the client.
  • Managing/directing resources from matrixed organizations to perform assigned projects or task(s)
  • Working with program PMs, staff, and corporate support to respond to government directed optional task and directed surge support work as well as internal directed projects.
  • Track scope, cost, schedule, and performing assigned project or task(s).
  • Manage risk tracking process for assigned projects.
  • Coordinate development of deliverables and products.
  • Ensure quality assurance of project deliverables.
  • Participate in special projects as required.



  • Demonstrated experience with resource planning, analysis, preparation of management plans, and reports.
  • Demonstrated experience with project planning such as creating and maintaining a project plan and schedule.
  • Demonstrated experience with MS Excel, Word, and Power Point to produce reports, status updates and project related documentation.
  • Demonstrated experience using JIRA, Confluence and SharePoint


  • Demonstrated experience assessing, documenting, and tracing new program requirements and follow-on technical exchange meetings (TEMs).
  • Demonstrated experience leading system implementation, defining process improvement, or identifying further methods to improve the efficiency of manual processes.
  • Demonstrated experience with the ability to multi-task, prioritize, and manage time effectively.
  • Familiarity with NetApp Filers and Data OnTap Cluser Mode
  • Familiarity with ELTs (RemoteView, ArcGis, SocetGXP etc.)
  • Familiarity with Grafana visualization
  • Certifications
    • Project Management Professional (PMP), Certified Scrum Master (CSM), or Safe Agilest (SA)

  • BA/BS required
  • 5+ years of related experience as a PM
  • Active TS/SCI with Polygraph
  • Program Management Professional desired

Location: On Customer's Site

US Citizenship Required

● 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

5 + 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 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.