Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Systems Engineer/Architect w/ Poly

Annapolis Junction, MD
May 12, 2017
Sep 12, 2017
Engineer, IT, IT Architect
Full Time
General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) is looking for a Systems Engineer/Architect – to serve on the virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) services team on a mission centric 24x7 enterprise operations & data center(s) infrastructure. Candidate will support a wide variety of classified and unclassified networks dispersed over multiple geographic regions. The selected candidate will be responsible for designs and defining system architecture for new or existing computer systems. The candidate will perform the following duties:



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. Performs systems modeling, simulation, and analysis.

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

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

 5. Plans and directs upgrades of operating systems and designs systems enhancements. 6. Identifies, analyzes, and resolves system problems.

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

 8. Serves as a technical team or task lead.

 9. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced systems engineers and may have supervisory responsibility.

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

 11. May provide expertise to multiple projects and tasks.

 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.

    15-20 years of directly related experience in systems administration and analysis.

Unique & Required Skills

    Top Secret SCI w/ Poly requiredSupport the various work schedules in a 24x7 Operations CenterKnowledge of ITIL service management processesExpert knowledge of systems engineering principles, methods, and techniques Knowledge of the associated hardware, software, and equipmentExtensive experience with web services, networking (LAN / WAN), and integration with service desk and other Enterprise Management SystemsPrior work on large, geographically disperse networksExpert knowledge of networking protocols and technologiesExperience with enterprise planning, design, testing and implementation of web server environmentsAdvanced Knowledge of the associated web servers, hardware, software, and equipment.Experience with SAN, NAS, virtualization, and data center cloud servicesProfessional certification in one or more specific technologies is required, depending on job assignment such as Microsoft MCSE, Cisco, VMWare, Citrix, VSphere, Unified Communications, ITSM products, ITIL Foundations, PMP, Security+, Messaging, etc.
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.