Systems Engineer - Infrastructure Engineer, w/Poly

General Dynamics Information Technology - Herndon, VA

Full-time | Part-time
Job Locations USA-VA-Herndon
Job ID
Number of Positions
Job Function
Information Technology
Security Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Full/Part Time
Full Time
Job Description
Systems Engineer - Infrastructure Engineer

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and thats important.
GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day.
We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we cant turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a Systems Integrator joining our team to support government activities in Herndon, VA.
At GDIT people are our differentiator. As a Systems Engineer supporting the customer, you will be trusted to lead, manage, and implement cross domain solutions. In this role, a typical day will include:

Maintain an on-premise infrastructure and assist with the transition activities to a new cloud environment.
Act as a conduit between the Engineering and Operations team by reviewing all work passed to Tier 3 (Engineering Team).
Work across the different layers of the IT infrastructure (e.g. network, storage, platform, middleware, database, and application).
Function as a technical lead supporting approximately 10 team members.
Design and define system architecture for new or existing computer systems

Demonstrated on-the-job knowledge and experience with enterprise infrastructure architecture, engineering, and troubleshooting for all levels of the IT application hosting infrastructure to include network, storage, platform, middleware, database, and application
Demonstrated on-the-job engineering experience with virtualization along with a strong understanding of virtualization concepts
Demonstrated on-the-job engineering experience and in-depth knowledge of information security practices (e.g. cryptography, privilege separation)
Demonstrated on-the-job experience with scripting languages (e.g. Bash, Python) and/or ability to automate routine operations through configuration management (e.g. Puppet, Chef)
Demonstrated in-depth engineering experience with troubleshooting and understanding in-depth knowledge with Linux operating system and Windows Server operating system
Demonstrated in-depth engineering experience with troubleshooting and understanding of common web technologies (e.g. Apache, Tomcat, etc.)
Minimum 15 years of related experience
Education: Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business or a related technical discipline or the equivalent combination of education and work experience.
Security clearance level: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Alignment to a mission-critical role that directly impacts the customers ability to effectively execute its mission.
Direct engagement with contractor leadership that centers upon career development/mobility, enhanced performance evaluation, and corporate information sharing & networking opportunities.
Placement on a dynamic team of talented professionals that organically fosters an environment of innovation, collaboration, and trust.
BA/BS in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.

15+ years of related 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.

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