General Dynamics Information Technology Systems Engineer Advisor in Columbia, Maryland

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:

Secret (NACLC)

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:



No Suitability Required

Job Family:

Engineering & Sciences

Job Description:

We are looking for a Systems Engineer Advisor in Columbia, MD!

Essential Job Functions:

  • Develop operational concepts and their translation into NextGen capabilities, operational improvements, and performance requirements.

  • Record and track system requirements and update requirements and other systems engineering documents.

  • Develop, analyze, and decompose system requirements.

  • Assist in requirements definition and decomposition.

  • Develop and assess system and program alternatives.

  • Support operational and development analysis, technology evolution plans and transition strategies and be able to identify and assess systems alternative solutions, gaps, shortfalls and risks.

  • Participate in project teams with process owners, developers and architects on design and implementation.

  • Participate in design reviews, program reviews and technical interchange meetings.


  • BSCE/BSCS or equivalent + 9 yrs related experience, or MS + 7 yrs related experience

  • Secret Clearance

  • Expertise in Systems Engineering and Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC).

  • Must have in-depth knowledge of computer operating systems, hardware and software.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential to understanding a client's needs and providing technical support to customers with a non-technical background.

  • Must understand current technologies, often requiring continuing education, and be able to apply that knowledge in various settings.

  • Linux/Unix scripting

# of Openings:


Scheduled Weekly Hours:


T elecommuting Options:

Some Telecommuting Allowed

Work Location:

USA MD Columbia - 6721 Columbia Gateway Dr (MDS021)

Additional Work Locations:

CSRA is committed to creating a diverse environment and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.


CSRA is tomorrow’s thinking, today. To “Think Next. Now.” is to imagine a better future and to deliver it, today. For our customers, our partners, and ultimately, all the people our mission touches, CSRA is realizing the promise of technology to change the world through next-generation thinking and meaningful results.

We understand that our customers' missions require new methods and imaginative thinking. We bring together government IT professionals, emerging technologies, and the brightest, cutting-edge advisors in the industry to deliver a broad range of innovative, next-generation IT solutions and professional services to help our customers modernize their legacy systems, protect their networks and assets, and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of mission-critical functions for our warfighters and our citizens.

Everywhere you look, CSRA is there. We’re in our nation’s infrastructure, in training and education, in cyber security, in serving veterans who served us—and, so much more. Take some time to learn more about CSRA. You might be surprised to learn how we touch your life.

We are a company of 18,000+ smart, talented individuals, yet we enjoy a start-up culture that inspires us to make a difference while delivering results in this rapidly evolving world. Join our team and use your skills and expertise to support the safety, security, health and well-being of the nation.