Systems Architect Level 4

General Dynamics   •  


Industry: IT Consulting/Services


8 - 10 years

Posted 420 days ago

Job Description

The employee will support the customer in the following manner:

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

Performs complex 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.

Reviews completion and implementation of system additions and/or enhancements and makes recommendations to management and/or clients.

Plans and directs upgrades of operating systems and designs systems enhancements.

Develops documentation on new or existing systems.

Develops and directs tests to ensure systems meet documented user requirements.

Identifies; analyzes; and resolves system problems.

Provides system/equipment/specialized training and technical guidance.

Determines system specifications; input/output processes; and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility.

Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced systems engineers and may have supervisory responsibilities.

Serves as liaison with clients; participating in meetings to ensure client needs are met.

Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

Participates in special projects as required.

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

Supports the development of cross functional or large-scale automated information systems to include enterprise architectures - Designs system architectures to include the software; hardware; and communications to support the total requirements and provides for present and future cross functional requirements and interfaces

Provides comprehensive definition of all aspects of system development from analysis of mission needs to verification of system performance

Performs evaluation of system alternatives and assessment of risks and costs

Please note: Position may require moderate to strenuous physical activity; standing or sitting for long periods; lifting hardware and related equipment; reaching into areas to connect cables; power lines; etc.


Bachelors Degree in Computer Science; Engineering or a related technical discipline; or the equivalent combination of education; technical training; or work/military experience.

IAT Level III certification; current certification in at least one (1) storage platform and current certification in VMware vSphere required; MCSA: Windows Server 2012 and CISSP certifications recommended


8-10 years of related systems engineering experience. #CJP

Job ID Number: 2017-19213