Senior Systems Engineer

Washington, DC
Jun 19, 2017
Jun 29, 2017
Full Time
Apply business process improvement practices to re-engineer methodologies/principles and business process modernization projects. Apply, as appropriate, activity and data modeling, transaction flow analysis, internal control and risk analysis and modern business methods and performance measurement techniques. Assist in establishing standards for information systems procedures. Develop and apply organization-wide information models for use in designing and building integrated, shared software and database management systems and data warehouses. Construct sound, logical business improvement opportunities consistent with corporate Information Management guiding principles, cost savings, and open system architecture objectives.


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. Participates in the upgrading of operating systems and design of systems enhancements.

 4. Provides input for 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. May provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced systems engineers.

 10. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

 11. Participates in special projects as assigned.



Education Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.

    5-8 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 GovernmentExperience 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.