Systems Engineer, w/Poly - Military veterans preferred

2018-11-22
General Dynamics Information Technology (www.gdit.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Herndon
Virginia
United States

Designs and defines system architecture for new or existing computer systems.

 

 Systems Engineer: The primary responsibility for this position is working with management team, engineering and operational resources.
Working under minimal supervision the selected candidate will work with a technical group on projects from reviewing requirements to ensure system compatibility for optimal system performance; collaborate with business users to discuss requirements; perform current state system analysis; write functional and technical specifications of current state systems, provide weekly status reports regarding systems engineering and integration initiatives (if requested). The successful candidate(s) will have proven experience with establishing integrated project team structure and assignments and experience leading, directing, and managing enterprise IT system development/engineering efforts, tasking, and schedules through work breakdown structure and program planning.
This role requires someone with proven experience implementing cross-domain solutions that support requirements of varying complexity in addition to planning and managing the coordinated effort of a team of different stakeholders, information technology, and related technical professionals, to include personnel with different organizations with competing interest (e.g. customer, cross domain governing bodies, hosting facility, and technology provider).

 

1. Performs complex systems development and design work that may include logic design, I/O design, firmware development, model formulation, manufacturing and development cost projections, computer architecture analysis and design, and analog or digital systems engineering.

 

2. Performs systems modeling, simulation, and analysis.

 

3. Plans upgrades of operating systems and designs systems enhancements.

 

4. Develops documentation on new or existing systems.

 

5. Develops and conducts tests to ensure systems meet documented user requirements.

 

6. Identifies, analyzes, and resolves system problems.

 

7. Provides system/equipment/specialized training and technical guidance.

 

8. Determines system specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility.

 

9. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced systems engineers and may have supervisory responsibility.

 

10. May serve as a technical team or task lead.

 

11. Serves as liaison with clients, participating in meetings to ensure client needs are met.

 

12. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

 

13. Participates in special projects as required.

Qualifications:

10-15 years of related systems engineering experience.

 
 

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. 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.

 

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Education:

1. Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline.

 

2. Masters Degree preferred.