Senior System Engineer

General Dynamics Information Technology
Columbia, MD
Aug 24, 2019
Aug 27, 2019
Engineer, IT, QA Engineer
Full Time
GDIT is seeking a strong analytical and problem solving System Engineer with proven ability to multi-task and to prioritize rapidly-changing task assignments. Candidate shall have strong communication skills and the ability to work well independently and in a team environment.JOB DESCRIPTION:Successful candidate will have demonstrated experience with visualization concepts, understands architecture and has an understanding of JavaScript, XML, and familiarity with AWS.Develops and maintains code and associated test scripts to meet defined requirements.Supports the planning of systems and development deployments as well as responsible for meeting software compliance standards.Evaluates the interface between hardware and software, operational requirements and the characteristics of an overall system.Establishes and documents system parameters and formats, ensuring the hardware and software systems compatibility and coordinating and/or modifying systems parameters in terms of existing and projected computer capacity and capabilities.Revises existing systems, testing functionality of the system to correct deficiencies and maintain more effective data handling, data integrity, conversion, input requirements, and storage.Provide the documentation, testing and maintenance of system updates, modifications and configurations.Perform as a liaison with other business functions.TOP SKILLS REQUIRED:Must be well versed in JavaScript, XML schema familiarity, general familiarity with Amazon Web Services (S3, EC2, Cloudformation, Cloudfront).Must be comfortable working in a fast paced and highly visible environment with the ability to work across branch and organizational lines.Must Have: one of the following: DoD approved certifications is necessary to meet the category/level IAT-2 (DoD 8570) requirement for this position: Security+, GSEC, SSCP, CCNA-Security, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), CASP, GCIH, or GCED. **Required Education & Experience: High School/GED +20years' experience OR Associates +15years' experience OR Bachelors + 12years' experience OR Masters + 10years' experience OR Doctorate + 8years experience. For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training, and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs, and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.