General Dynamics Information Technology Network Engineer - TS/SCI Required in Fort Belvoir, Virginia
Type of Requisition: Regular
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Job Family: Network Engineering
GDIT is seeking candidates to support the US Army Intelligence and Security Command (INSCOM). Under the I2TS 3 task order, INSCOM ensures reliable, uninterrupted availability of Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Information Management (C4IM) including: networks, hardware, software, engineering, and specialized tools at the point of customer need to support INSCOM's mission. INSCOM and its MSCs provide the enabling layer to connect the Army and its tactical formations to defense and national intelligence agencies via tactical networks. The ability to provide mission critical intelligence is dependent on the successful use of its information technology (IT) networks worldwide.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
An I2TS 3 Network Engineer will:
Analyze customer requirements, concept of operations documents, and high level Network architectures to develop network requirements and specifications
Ability to manage several projects simultaneously from design to implementation.
Guide users in formulating requirements, advises alternative approaches, and conducts feasibility studies
Ability to communicate technical information to other technical team members but also to coworkers in other departments who may not have knowledge of networking terminology.
Maintain current knowledge and understanding of networking best practices to offer the best solutions and protection to government systems.
Develop and maintain network architecture and network design documentation
Develop and design an implementation plan that meets the customer’s requirements.
Interact with the Government regarding networks engineering technical considerations and for associated problems.
Responsible for the technical integrity of work performed and deliverables associated with the Networks Engineering area of responsibility
Communicate with other program personnel, government overseers, and senior executives effectively
Ability to analyze and evaluate networks, identify issues and provide solutions to ensure networks are operating efficiently.
Act as lead in defining and executing network engineering activities within a project. Provide comprehensive definition of all aspects of network development from analysis of mission needs to verification of network performance.
Ensure efficient delivery of contract capabilities using industry standards and repeatable processes.
Desirable Skills / Experience:
Experience with Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI), have the desire and drive to learn new technologies.
Comprehensive understanding of network services and networks such as TCP/IP, OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, VPLS and MPLS.
Working knowledge of CISCO Identity Services Engine (ISE) and the ability to troubleshoot access issues with CISCO ISE.
Advanced knowledge of network operating systems including CISCO, JUNOS, BROCADE and IOS.
Any professional certification is required. (e.g CCNP, CCDP, CCNP Data Center)
Familiarity with network tools including NetBrain and/or Solarwinds.
- High School Diploma/GED with 10 years of related experience, or Associate's Degree with 8 years of experience, or Bachelor's Degree with 6 years of experience, or Master's Degree with 4 years of experience
DoD 8570.01-M IAT Level II Computing Environment (CE) Certification as determined by the Program Manager is required prior to support on contract
Required Security Environment Certification: CompTIA Security+ CE or equivalent
Computing Environment certification: minimum of CCNA to start and CCNP within 180 days of your start date. Of course, if you have CCNP is preferred to have individual that has this on day one.
Candidates must be willing and able to attain a CI Polygraph for certain positions as determined by the contract
COVID-19 Vaccination: GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.
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.