C2S Outreach Technical Engineer

Herndon, VA
Jan 12, 2017
May 04, 2017
Full Time
 We are looking for an outstanding Systems Engineer to leverage broad-based and deep technical knowledge to boost cloud adoption and outreach efforts. Systems Engineer responsibilities include entering customer engagements at various levels with the ability to understand architectures and recommend appropriate technical solutions. In addition, the position shall remain cognizant of trends in cloud computing and work to remove barriers to cloud adoption. You will join a small team of talented individuals in the Sponsor’s Program Management Office (PMO) for a cloud computing services program.


·        Use in-depth understanding of the cloud services and technical designs to recommend implementations and solutions

·        Lead technical talks and design/execute technology demonstrations

·        Establish partnerships with cloud service consumers to assist and/or evangelize their efforts

·        Respond to technical customer queries and guide teams towards efficient, effective solutions




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. Reviews completion and implementation of system additions and/or enhancements and makes recommendations to management and/or clients.

 4. Plans and directs upgrades of operating systems and designs systems enhancements.

 5. Develops documentation on new or existing systems.

 6. Develops and directs tests to ensure systems meet documented user requirements.

 7. Identifies; analyzes; and resolves system problems.

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

 9. Determines system specifications; input/output processes; and working parameters for hardare/software compatibility.

 10. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced systems engineers and may have supervisory responsibilities.

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

Qualifications 8-10 years of related systems engineering experience.

   Contract Requirements:·        Deep technical expertise in Amazon Wed Services (minimally AWS Associate Solutions Architect)

·        Thorough understanding of NIST 800-53 based security compliance, IC networks, and government operating environment

·        Advanced systems engineering skills and awareness of the DevOps lifecycle with regard to cloud technologies and system migrations to a cloud environment

·        Appreciable knowledge of Operating Systems such as Linux and Windows with the ability to understand the intersection of these products with cloud architectures

·        Proven success in conducting technical assessments of IT programs with the outcome of accelerating cloud adoption

·        Broad-based technical knowledge that can assist in full-stack troubleshooting and identifying resolutions for user-submitted inquiries

·        Proficient at translating technical concepts into non-technical descriptions for audiences ranging from developers to senior executives

·        Able to work independently with minimal supervision while simultaneously contributing as a key member of a dynamically changing environment and team

·        Other duties as assigned



Contract Desired Skills:

  Certifications:  AWS Associate Solutions Architect 


Work Hours: Core hours 0900 - 1500.

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.