General Dynamics Information Technology Functional Specialist/Advisor with TS/SCI clearance in St Louis, Missouri

Job Description

Analyzes user needs and performs research and functional analysis on a variety of projects.

  • Provides expertise, guidance, consultation, facilitation, and thought leadership to the client and/or project team based on specialized in-depth expertise in such fields as: engineering and technology; policy and administration; planning; analysis; training and development; facilities; communications; visual design; human capital; business; and management.

  • Ensures that quality is an integral part of the development, design and manufacture of products or services.

  • Monitors products and services throughout the life cycle

  • Validates/verifies adherence to specified requirements through test and measurement activities

  • Manages/leads quality assurance activities

  • Works closely with assigned staff, senior specialists or task leads.

  • May direct the activities of specialists or other staff as necessary on activities related to the specified field or discipline.

  1. Analyzes user needs to determine functional requirements for a wide variety of projects.

  2. Performs technical assessments aimed at improving client systems.

  3. Performs functional allocations to identify tasks and their inter-relationships.

  4. Researches, identifies, and recommends resources required for task execution and completion.

  5. Performs functional modeling based on requirements analysis.

  6. Develops new systems or updates existing systems to meet client needs.

  7. Serves as technical advisor to clients in assigned subject areas, recommends functional changes, and identifies areas for further investigation.

  8. Generates recommendations in the form of technical briefings, reports, and other major documents provided to senior level client personnel.

  9. Consults with clients to determine optimum design for assigned projects.

  10. Identifies emerging relevant technologies that may result in improvements to current processes and systems.

  11. Writes and updates project documentation including system procedures, presentations, and training materials.

  12. Conducts functional testing of various systems.

  13. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced analysts, and may have supervisory responsibilities.

  14. May serve as technical team or task lead.

  15. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies and subject areas.

  16. Participates in special projects as required.

Education

Bachelor's Degree in a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training, or work experience.

Qualifications

8-10 years of related experience.

  • Experience in a distinct functional or cross-functional business area.

  • Experience may be broad-based crossing multiple markets (i.e., government, industry) and may also include relevant/associated certifications and knowledge of applicable tools, methodologies, or best practices.

  • Experience in coordinating activities performed by specialists or other staff as necessary for activities related to the specified field or discipline.

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. #ISDCJ #Dpost

Job ID2018-41757

Number of Positions1

Job FunctionProgram Management

Security Clearance LevelTop Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Full/Part TimeFull Time