Principal Systems Engineer

General Dynamics Information Technology - Fort Belvoir, VA (30+ days ago)3.8

Job Description
Systems Architect (L3)

Location: Ft Belvoir, VA

Contract: I2TS 3

General Summary:
GDIT is seeking a Systems Architect to support the US Army Intelligence and Security Command (INSCOM). Under the I2TS 3 task order, INSCOM ensures reliable, uninterrupted availability of Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Information Management (C4IM) including: networks, hardware, software, engineering, and specialized tools at the point of customer need to support INSCOM's mission. INSCOM and its MSCs provide the enabling layer to connect the Army and its tactical formations to defense and national intelligence agencies via tactical networks. The ability to provide mission critical intelligence is dependent on the successful use of its information technology (IT) networks worldwide.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
An I2TS 3 Systems Architect (L3):
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
Provides input for documentation on new or existing systems
Determines system specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility
Analyzes user’s requirements, concept of operations documents, and high level system architectures to develop system requirements specifications
Guides system development and implementation planning through assessment or preparation of system engineering management plans and system integration and test plans
Supports the development of cross functional or large-scale automated information systems to include enterprise architectures
Designs system architectures to include the software, hardware, and communications to support the total requirements and provides for present and future cross functional requirements and interfaces
Provides comprehensive definition of all aspects of system development from analysis of mission needs to verification of system performance
Performs evaluation of system alternatives and assessment of risks and costs

Desirable Skills / Experience:
Comprehensive knowledge of system architectural principles, methods, and techniques
Knowledge of the associated hardware, software, and equipment

DoD 8570.01-M IAT Level II Computing Environment (CE) Certification as determined by the Program Manager is required prior to support on contract
Required Security Environment Certification: CASP, CISSP, CISM, GSLC, CCNP-Security
Computing Environment certification: MCSE, Cloud Platform and Infrastructure (Server) etc.

Security Clearance:
TS/SCI required

Candidates must be willing and able to attain a CI Polygraph for certain positions as determined by the contract
Travel maybe required in support of customer's mission requirements

Education Required:
High School Diploma/GED with 10 years of related experience, or Associate’s Degree with 8 years of experience, or Bachelor’s Degree with 6 years of experience, or Master’s degree with 4 years of experience
8-10 years of related systems engineering experience.

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. 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.