Principal Engineer in Virginia Beach at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 10/12/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/12/2018
  • Job ID:
    2018-48047

Job Description

Serve as Electrical/Electronic Engineer IV providing Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division, Dam Neck Activity (NSWCDD-DNA) with contractor support for Combat Systems that range from unit level combat systems such as Ship Self Defense System (SSDS), Advanced Combat Direction System (ACDS), and AEGIS, to operational level Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Combat Systems, Cyber security, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C6ISR).

Designs, evaluates, plans, tests, and operates electrical, electronic, mechanical, and/or computer components, equipment and systems.

1. Performs advanced engineering work concerned with the design, evaluation, planning, testing and operation of electrical, electronic, mechanical, and/or computer components, equipment and systems for commercial, government, military and/or scientific uses.

2. Directs various tests and analyzes and documents results.

3. Identifies and documents clients' functional requirements.

4. Reviews, writes, and provides updates to technical documentation.

5. Develops research & development plans.

6. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced engineers and engineering support staff, and may have supervisory responsibilities.

7. May serve as technical team or task lead.

8. Makes changes to methods, design or equipment where necessary.

9. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.

10. Participates in special projects as required.

Specific Requirements:

- Ten (10) years of professional experience.

- Seven (7) years must have been full-time experience at the system level as defined above.

- Absent a Master’s level degree, a Bachelor level degree in one of the indicated fields with a documented record of experience showing adequate breadth and depth of Electrical/Electronics Engineering mastery may be acceptable.

Job Requirements

8-10 years of related 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.



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