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Systems Engineer - (TS/SCI with Polygraph)

Company: General Dynamics Information Technology
Location: Herndon
Posted on: September 13, 2023

Job Description:

Type of Requisition:

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:


Public Trust/Other Required:

Job Family:
Systems Engineering

Job Qualifications:

Linux, Systems Engineering Life Cycle (SELC), Windows System Administration

3 + years of related experience
US Citizenship Required:

Job Description:

Seize your opportunity to make a personal impact as a Systems Engineer supporting customer activities. GDIT is your place to make meaningful contributions to challenging projects and grow a rewarding career.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Systems Engineer, you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a Systems Engineer joining our highly skilled team to be a premier provider of cyber security services to the customer. We support and secure some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. At GDIT, cyber security is not just a singular part of our mission - it connects every one of us because it's embedded into every aspect of what we do.


  • Manages and monitors all installed Information Technology Systems and infrastructure, as well as installs, configures, tests and performs routine maintenance on operating systems, application software and system management tools to ensure the highest levels of systems and infrastructure availability.
  • Performs administrative operation and maintenance functions of server hardware and software.
  • Maintains system security and executes common practices and procedures.
  • Monitors usage statistics and logs.
  • Maintains baseline configurations and performs modification of configuration settings.
  • Institutes troubleshooting and incident response procedures.
  • Troubleshoots system related problems.
  • Remains current in operating systems/software analysis and technological developments and applications.
  • Recommends future direction or projects to management.
  • Provides expertise and direction in the development or modification of software programs and applications to enhance an operating system.
  • Develops and maintains documentation on new and existing systems. WHAT YOU'LL NEED TO SUCCEED:
    • Education: Bachelor's Degree (in an IT-related field)
    • Required Experience: 3+ yrs
    • Required Technical Skills:
    • Experience with VMWare, Windows, RHEL Linux, and NetApp
    • Has full technical knowledge of all phases of systems engineering
    • Experience with Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager and Active Directory
    • Well-versed with Windows-based server operating systems, as well as common Virtualization technologies
    • Analyzes complex information and independently takes appropriate actions to resolve problems
    • Guides system development and implementation planning through assessment or preparation of system engineering management plans and system integration and test plans
    • Develops technical documentation, system architecture, and system design documentation
    • Evaluates, develops, and delivers technical input to the systems engineering process
    • Validates the technical integrity of work performed and deliverables associated with the Systems Engineering area of responsibility
    • Excellent communication skills; shows tact, effective listening skills and follow through
    • Designs and delivers solutions
    • Desired Skills:
    • NetApp
      Network Attached Storage (NAS)
      Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
      Virtual Storage Access Method (VSAM)
    • Security Clearance Level: TS/SCI with active polygraph
    • Location: Herndon, VA - On Customer Site GDIT IS YOUR PLACE:
      • 401K with company match
      • Comprehensive health and wellness packages
      • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
      • Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
      • Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
      • Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays


        Scheduled Weekly Hours:

        Travel Required:
        Less than 10%

        Telecommuting Options:

        Work Location:
        USA VA Herndon

        Additional Work Locations:

        We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

        We connect people with the most impactful client missions, creating an unparalleled work experience that allows them to see their impact every day. We create opportunities for our people to lead and learn simultaneously. From securing our nation's most sensitive systems, to enabling digital transformation and cloud adoption, our people are the ones who make change real.

        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.

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