Systems Engineer

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Systems Engineering
Tampa, Florida
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Active Directory (AD)

DNS Administration

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)

Problem Resolution

Technological Systems

REQ#: RQ167449
Public Trust: SSBI (T5)
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

Deliver simple solutions to complex problems as a Systems Engineer at GDIT. Here, you’ll tailor cutting-edge solutions to the unique requirements of our clients. With a career in application development, you’ll make the end user’s experience your priority and we’ll make your career growth ours.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Systems Engineer you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter.

Our work depends on the Systems Engineer joining our team to manage and monitor all installed Information Technology Systems and infrastructure, as well as install, configure, test and perform routine maintenance on operating systems, application software, and system management tools to ensure the highest levels of systems and infrastructure availability. Performs administrative operation and maintenance functions of server hardware and software. Maintains system security and executes common practices and procedures. Monitors usage statistics and logs. Maintains baseline configurations and performs modification of configuration settings—institutes troubleshooting and incident response procedures. Troubleshoots system-related problems. Remains current in operating systems/software analysis and technological developments and applications. Recommends future direction or projects to management. Provides expertise and direction in the development or modification of software programs and applications to enhance an operating system. Develop and maintain documentation on new and existing systems.


  • Has full technical knowledge of all phases of systems engineering

  • Experience with Microsoft Exchange, SharePoint, SQL, SCCM, and Active Directory 

  • Well-versed with Windows-based server operating systems, as well as standard Virtualization technologies 

  • Analyzes complex information and independently takes appropriate actions to resolve problems

  • Guides system development and implementation planning through assessment or preparation of system engineering management plans and system integration and test plans

  • Develops technical documentation, system architecture, and system design documentation

  • Evaluates, develops, and delivers technical input to the systems engineering process

  • Validates the technical integrity of work performed and deliverables associated with the Systems Engineering area of responsibility

  • Excellent communication skills; shows tact, effective listening skills and follow through

  • Detail oriented and organized

  • Able to identify and resolve problems or inadequacies of systems engineering

  • Experience identifying, analyzing, and resolving system problems 

  • Designs and delivers solutions


  • Education: BA/BS in Information Technology related field or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.

  • Required Experience: 2+ years of related experience

  • Certification Requirements: DoD 8570.01 certification required – Security+, or higher

  • Security Clearance Level: Must have fully adjudicated Top Secret-SCI security clearance; CI/Polygraph may be required after hire

  • Location: On customer 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

2 + years of related experience

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


CompTIA - Security+ - CompTIA

Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

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.