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Engineer, Systems

Engineer, Systems

Requisition ID 
# of Openings 
Job Location 
DJI-Djibouti City
Job Function 
Information Technology
Security Clearance Level 
Top Secret/SCI
Full/Part Time 
Full Time

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Job Description

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

1. 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.

2. Performs systems modeling; simulation; and analysis.

3. Participates in the upgrading of operating systems and design of systems enhancements.

4. Provides input for documentation on new or existing systems.

5. Develops and conducts tests to ensure systems meet documented user requirements.

6. Identifies; analyzes; and resolves operating/hardware 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. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

10. Participates in special projects as required.


A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in Information Systems; Computer Science; Engineering; a Mathematics- intensive discipline; or a similar field.


Experience Requirements:

- Three or more years of related experience

- Willingness to focus on engineering from a performance perspective

- Expertise in a systems or application programming language (e.g.; Java; C++)

- Expertise in web-based frameworks (e.g.; Java Enterprise Edition (JEE); .NET; JavaScript; JQuery)

- Knowledge of data structures and relational database systems (e.g.; Oracle; MySQL; Microsoft SQL Server; PostGres)

- Working knowledge of network and information exchange technologies (e.g.; TCP/IP; RESTful; SOAP; HTTP)

- System Engineering processes and techniques

- Excellent collaboration and communication skills

- Strong technical writing skills

Typical duties include: ? Developing; maintaining and supporting technical infrastructure; hardware and system software components ? Performing installation; maintenance and support of system software/hardware and user support ? Configuring; debugging and supporting multiple infrastructure platforms ? Performing high-level root cause analysis for service interruption recovery and creating preventive measures ? Work as a strong contributor; and provide technical expertise. ? Stay abreast of emerging trends in information technology and help shape the work for the customer. ? Work with the government to understand their requirements and evaluate possible technical solutions.
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 - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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