Sr Engineer, Systems

Ft Belvoir, VA
Jan 12, 2017
May 06, 2017
Full Time
    Develop functional, systems, and technical requirements documents based on operational and architectural requirements.Analyze operational, functional, and technical requirements in order to develop systems design documents such as Systems Design Plans (SDPs), Engineering Implementation Plans (EIPs), etc.Perform requirements assessments and gap analyses.Perform technical analysis of IT alternatives in support of strategic modernization efforts.Provide expert analysis and advice on the feasibility of system designs.Perform detailed engineering to optimize enterprise network topologies and develop engineering design documentation to produce, install, test, integrate, and support a complete functional enterprise or processing system or subsystem.Provide technical support and quality control checks to ensure information systems designs and specifications meet the necessary standards.Conduct engineering verification & validation (EV&V) reviews of engineering plans.Analyze SDPs, EIPs, etc. in order to develop transition/cutover plans of existing networks to fielded network systems.Develop, analyze, and present technical courses of action (COAs) for decisions regarding system designs.Develop and present technical information papers (e.g., White Papers, Technical Reports, etc.).Develop, deliver, and support briefings to the customer for presentation to project stakeholders.Troubleshoot network and communications systems and equipment components.Analyze operational problems and assisting in their resolution; making software and firmware modifications to existing systems as required to maintain latest vendor compliance and equipment functionality.Test and debug software and firmware and demonstrate that modifications will perform as requested.Monitor the execution of Engineering & Implementation contracts and provide expert advice on the quality of work being provided by the Engineering & Implementation contractors.

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

Qualifications 5-8 years of related systems engineering experience.

Must be a US citizen with a current TS/SCI security clearance.

Must be willing to travel.


  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.