Sr Principal Systems Engineer w/ Polygraph

Location
McLean, VA
Posted
Jan 12, 2017
Closes
Apr 19, 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 installing; configuring; managing; and upgrading network technologies 2). Experience installing; configuring; managing; and upgrading operating systems 3). Experience installing; configuring; managing; and upgrading web and application servers 4). Experience installing; configuring; managing; and upgrading development environment technologies 5). Experience installing; configuring; managing; and upgrading application virtualization technologies 6). Experience installing; configuring; managing; and upgrading application/system monitoring & logging technologies 7). Experience connecting; querying; and troubleshooting database server technologies 8). Experience installing; configuring; managing; and upgrading Message Queuing (Asynchronous/Synchronous) technologies 9). Experience installing; configuring; managing; and upgrading content management technologies Desired Skills & Experience: 1). Experience installing; configuring; managing; and upgrading VMware technologies 2). Experience installing; configuring; managing; and upgrading distributed computing technologies 3). Experience installing; configuring; managing; and upgrading web and application server technologies 4). Experience installing; configuring; managing; and upgrading BI technologies 5). Experience connecting; querying; and troubleshooting biometric technologies 6). Experience installing; configuring; managing; and upgrading ETL server technologies 7). Experience installing; configuring; managing; and upgrading development environment technologies 8). Desired Certifications: CompTIA Linux+ or equivalent Linux Certification; VMware VCP5-DV (Datacenter Virtualization); VMware VCP5; VMware VCAP5-DCA (Datacenter Administration); or VMware VCP-Cloud
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.