Senior Systems Architect (Top Secret)

Quantico, VA
Mar 16, 2017
May 23, 2017
IT, IT Architect
Full Time
Designs and defines system architecture for new or existing computer systems.

  1. Performs expert-level 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. Develops technical roadmaps for future implementations.

 3. Develops business case analysis on potential projects.

 4. Ensures security is integrated into all architecture solutions.

 5. Performs advanced systems modeling, simulation, and analysis.


6. Experiance in Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE).

 7. Acts as a subject-matter expert to multiple tasks and/or programs.

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

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

 10. Identifies, analyzes, and resolves system problems.

 11. Determines system specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility.

 12. Serves as a chief architect and/or program architect..

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

 14. Serves as primary liaison with senior clients, participating in meetings to ensure client needs are met.

 15. Provides high level expertise to multiple projects and tasks.

 16. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

 17. Participates in special projects as required.

Education 1. Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline.

 2. Master's Degree preferred.

Qualifications Candidates must have an active top secret clearance. 



  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.