Engineer, Hardware

Springfield, VA
Jan 12, 2017
May 31, 2017
Full Time
Designs and develops information processing hardware, computer systems and electrical components.


 1. Conducts research, design, development and testing of information processing hardware such as computer chips, circuit boards, computer systems and electrical components.

 2. Designs new products and/or modifies existing products.

 3. Develops technical specifications for production.

 4. Analyzes hardware configuration and processing solutions.

 5. Tests hardware performance to specifications.

 6. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

 7. Participates in special projects as required.

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

Qualifications 2-5 years of related hardware engineering experience.

 Mandatory Qualifications:

at least 3 to 5 years’ experience in the field of geospatially specific computer processing, research, development, and optimizationexperience integrating, executing, and transitioning newly developed C4ISR computer hardware concepts, processes, and architecturesat least a bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualifications from on the job training (i.e. military or other industry related experience)capable of lifting 25lbs or greaterActive Top Secret (TS) security clearance with eligibility for SCI accessDesired Qualifications:

familiarity with DoDAF and other DoD frameworks8570 compliance (Security+ certification)Familiarity with communications pathways, bandwidth optimization, GBS, storage architecture, DoD unclassified and classified networksAs a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.