Sr Systems Engineer (UNIX) with TS/SCI

Location
Springfield, VA
Posted
Jan 12, 2017
Closes
Apr 04, 2017
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Designs and defines system architecture for new or existing computer systems.

 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.

 

Position Duties and Responsibilities:

 

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

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.

 

Education 1. Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.

 2. Masters Degree preferred.

Qualifications 10-15 years of related systems engineering experience.

 

Skills and Abilities: 

 

Knowledge of systems engineering principles, methods, and techniques.

Knowledge of the associated hardware, software, and equipment

Professional certification in one or more specific technologies may be required, depending on job assignment.

 

Additional Requirements:

• Oracle Solaris 10 and Solaris 11 installation and configuration.

• Experience with Oracle/Sun M-Series and T-Series machines.

• Familiar with Solaris virtualization in both logical domains and zones.

• Experience with SAN storage and fiber channel environments.

• In depth knowledge of ZFS file system and configuration.

• Experience with clustered file systems.

• Familiar with installation and configuration of RedHat Enterprise Linux.

• Worked with Red Hat Linux Kickstart process.

• Experience with RedHat Satellite server and Oracle Operations Center.

• Strong scripting and shell skills (Perl, shell, Python etc).

• Must process strong written and verbal communication skills.

• Experience with VMWare and virtualized UNIX environments.

• Worked with Security Technical Implementation Guides.

• Experience with Cisco routers and switches.

• Knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory and configuration

  As 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.