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Principal Systems Engineer (Data Center Engineering) - TS/SCI required in Washington at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 12/13/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Washington
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/13/2018
  • Job ID:
    2018-46236

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. Reviews completion and implementation of system additions and/or enhancements and makes recommendations to management and/or clients.

4. Plans and directs upgrades of operating systems and designs systems enhancements.

5. Develops documentation on new or existing systems.

6. Develops and directs tests to ensure systems meet documented user requirements.

7. Identifies, analyzes, and resolves system problems.

8. Provides system/equipment/specialized training and technical guidance.

9. Determines system specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility.

10. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced systems engineers and may have supervisory responsibilities.

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.

Maintain responsibility for multi-skilled operations, including Layer-3 networking, virtualization, systems administration, and platform support. Lead junior operators and engineering staff in the coordination of engineering and operational activities and coordinate across teams to meet engineering and operational service level agreements (SLAs). Perform a variety of analytical tasks concerning the design and implementation of IT services and solutions, including personnel, hardware, software, and support for facilities or equipment. Plan and perform analytical and engineering research, design development, and other assignments in conformance with design, engineering, and client specifications.

-Experience with designing, deploying, managing, and configuring data center solutions
-Experience with cable plant management, data center HVAC, electrical and UPS planning and monitoring, and environmental controls

Active TS/SCI clearance; willingness to take polygraph exam

Job Requirements

8-10 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.



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