• General Dynamics Information Technology
  • Philadelphia , PA
  • Information Technology
  • Full-Time
  • 1103 Market St

Job Description

Seeking candidates to fill the position of Systems Engineer in support of the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Philadelphia Division (NSWCPD) Code 516 Machinery Control Systems (DDG 1000, LSD, MCM) & Advanced Damage Control Systems Branch in Philadelphia, PA.


Manage requirements for machinery and damage control systems. Trace requirements through the system development lifecycle. Support Quality Assurance Audits for requirements management activities.


Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Information Technology from an ABET accredited program.


8+ years of experience:

Required Experience:

1+ years of professional experience within industry as a systems, electrical, and/or electronics engineer. 1+ years of professional experience troubleshooting hardware/software systems. 1+ year professional experience writing requirements for software or control system development. 3+ year experience managing requirements through system development lifecycle. 1+ year experience with Requirements Management Database Tools DOORS, R4J or similar. 1+ year experience performing verification and validation of system requirements. 1+ year experience with CMMI

Desired Experience:

Experience with JIRA and R4J (Atlassian). Experience with development involving RSLogix or Java programming. Experience with industrial control system development or software development processes. Knowledge of the US Navy System Engineering Process (SEP).

Skills and Abilities:

Managing requirements throughout the system development lifecycle. Providing traceability of requirements through development lifecycle. Willingness to learn and implement new requirements management software (R4J) and convert existing traceability matrices from spreadsheets to R4J

Special Requirements:

Successful applicants must be able to obtain a government secret security clearanceThe work is typically performed in an office/lab environment and shipboard on US Navy vessels, which requires proper safety precautions; work may require some physical effort in the handling of materials, boxes or equipment. Work may require up to 25% travel.

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.

Associated topics: infrastructure, infrastructure architect, maintain, maintenance, principal systems engineer, senior engineer, senior system engineer, system architect, system integrator, systems integration architect

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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