Associate Systems Engineer

Washington, DC
Jun 19, 2017
Jun 29, 2017
Full Time
Perform additions and changes to network hardware and operating systems, and attached devices; include investigation, analysis, recommendation, configuration, installation, and testing of new network hardware and software. Provide direct support in the day-to-day operations on network hardware and operating systems, including the evaluation of system utilization, monitoring response time and primary support for detection and correction of operational problems using knowledge of hardware and software installation and maintenance in a PC/LAN_WAN environment. Maintain network infrastructure standards including network communication protocols such as TCP Transport Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP).


 1. Performs basic systems development and design work that may include logic design, I/O design, firmware development, model formulation, computer architecture analysis and design, and analog or digital systems engineering.

 2. Performs systems modeling, simulation, and analysis.

 3. Participates in the upgrading of operating systems.

 4. Provides input for documentation on new or existing systems.

 5. Performs testing to ensure systems meet documented user requirements.

 6. Provides technical support, diagnoses and resolves operating/hardware system problems.

 7. Provides assistance to higher-level systems engineers.

 8. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

 9. 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.

  • 0-2 years of related systems engineering experience.
  • Experience with Enterprise Architecture (EA) in Federal Government;
  • Working knowledge of the Federal Enterprise Architecture;
  • Experience with Cloud Migration strategies and execution in the Federal Government
  • Experience working with stakeholders at all levels in a Federal Agency. The staff will be required to interact with FCC senior leadership such as the Chairman, Commissioners, Chief of Staff, IT Leadership (Chief Information Officer, (CIO), Deputy Chief Information Officer, (DCIO)s), IT Managers, and technical staff.
  • Cloud Engineering, DevOps and Security Engineering experience and certifications/education is a major plus for this position

 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.