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Systems Engineer - TS/SCI with Polygraph Req'd

Systems Engineer - TS/SCI with Polygraph Req'd

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Information Technology
Security Clearance Level 
Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Full/Part Time 
Full Time

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Job Description

Designs and defines system architecture for new or existing computer systems.



  • Performs 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.
  • Performs systems modeling, simulation, and analysis.
  • Participates in the upgrading of operating systems and design of systems enhancements.
  • Provides input for documentation on new or existing systems.
  • Develops and conducts tests to ensure systems meet documented user requirements.
  • Identifies, analyzes, and resolves operating/hardware system problems.
  • Provides system/equipment/specialized training and technical guidance.
  • Determines system specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility.
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.
  • Participates in special projects as required.


Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.


Due to the sensitive nature of the work being done for this government client; all candidates must hold a TS/SCI with Polygraph.

2-5 years of related systems engineering experience.

  • Monitor and investigate Network Management System (NMS) Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) trap data and Syslog messages, troubleshoot network incidents, document findings, remotely restore services, recommend fix actions, and dispatch maintenance to appropriate organizations if remote restoration is not possible.
  • Monitor and investigate network performance threshold events as well as security relevant alarms to proactively protect and preserve the functionality of the enterprise infrastructure.
  • Escalate Incidents to appropriate Tier 2 personnel and detachments according to established processes and procedures.
  • Perform Traffic Engineering (TE) by intelligently manipulating Open Shortest Path First (OSPF) metrics to temporarily alt-route Label Switched Path (LSP) traffic in the event of an incident or CMA Action Plan.
  • Collect relevant information required for vendor Technical Assistance Cases (TACs) and provide possible resolutions where a temporary work around is feasible until failed hardware is processed via COMM Maintenance Activity (CMA) requests.

Shift work is on a Panama Schedule.


Schedule 1                    Schedule 2

Work - Tue, Wed              Off - Tue, Wed             

Off - Thur, Fri                  Work - Thur, Fri                 

Work - Sat, Sun, Mon       Off - Sat, Sun, Mon       

Off - Tue, Wed                 Work - Tue, Wed             

Work - Thur, Fri               Off - Thur, Fri                 

Off -  Sat, Sun, Mon         Work - Sat, Sun, Mon


Shifts are...

Days - 6am to 6pm

Mids -- 6pm to 6am (Shift differential)


Rotation between shifts is every two months.


Must possess appropriate current DoD Information Assurance (IA) Certification to be considered for employment, either CompTIA Security+ OR CCNA-Security. CompTIA Security+ is the preferred certification. Must attain the required DoD 8570 Computing Environment (CE) Certification prior to Hire Date.


As part of your role/function on the program, you will be granted privileged user access. Privileged Users are subject to greater scrutiny as a direct result of the significant responsibilities placed upon them. Please be aware that because of these critical duties, you will be subject to additional IT system monitoring, and supervisory evaluation to ensure continuous adherence to Privileged User processes and procedures. Privileged Users are subject to a zero tolerance policy for security violations.


Due to the sensitive nature of the work being done for this government client; all candidates must hold a TS/SCI with Polygraph.


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. #ISDCJ


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