Sr Principal Systems Engineer w/ Polygraph

Location
McLean, VA
Posted
Jan 12, 2017
Closes
Apr 05, 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. 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.



Required Skills & Experience: 1). Experience in preparing and/or reviewing technical and programmatic documentation to ensure their accuracy and to ensure that impacts are identified; understood and communicated. 2). Experience in identifying potential problem areas in software/systems configurations and the ability to identify; communicate; and monitor corrective actions. 3). Proven ability to work independently or under general direction. 4). Experience in supporting government procurement process and licenses management. 5). In addition; must have led the system integration activities in support of the delivery of a system or subsystem via a full development/engineering lifecycle.
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.