General Dynamics Information Technology Sr Principal Engineer, Systems in Washington, District Of Columbia

Job Description

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. Plans upgrades of operating systems and designs systems enhancements.

  4. Develops 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. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced systems engineers and may have supervisory responsibility.

  10. May serve as a technical team or task lead.

  11. Serves as liaison with clients, participating in meetings to ensure client needs are met.

  12. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

  13. Participates in special projects as required.

In addition:

SharePoint administration and development experience required

  • Application O&M support required. Experience implementing patches, updates, break fixes and tuning of high availability applications in Windows and Linux environments

  • Required on-call support and off hours work to support application upgrades and patching

  • Experience providing O&M application support for cloud based applications, prefer AWS experience

  • Experience migrating applications to cloud from traditional server based and virtual based platforms

  • Experience providing tier III support for end user and application owner issues

  • Experience with DHS SELC or similar SELC process

  • NCR area based support

Education

  1. Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline.

  2. Masters Degree preferred.

Preferred SharePoint certifications for administration and development

Qualifications

10-15 years of related systems engineering 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.

Requisition ID2018-41969

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Job FunctionInformation Technology

Security Clearance LevelSecret

Full/Part TimeFull Time