Engineer, Systems

General Dynamics Information Technology Newport, Rhode Island 02840
JOB ID: 2018-36652 2/23/2018 7:32:02 AM




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.


2-5 years of related systems engineering experience. Additional experience required:

* Network engineer who can also program, or software engineer who can also manage networks.
* Oversee creation of hybrid software, web, and hardware products from initial specs to final rollout and maintenance. Integrate various network O/Ss, application programs and hardware devices.
* Manage development cycle including specification, design, coding, testing and maintenance.
* Consider details like cost, schedules and social issues.

Experience in developing and implementing DoD security measures, handling sensitive information, analyzing security procedures, and developing strategies to mitigate security risks.

Must obtain CSWF IAT I qualification.

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.


Location: Newport, RI - Rhode Island