Full Job Description
Basic Qualifications :
High School Diploma or equivalent is required plus a minimum of 10 years of related experience.
The successful Senior Network Engineer must have:
Expertise in routing protocols, TCP/IP protocols, security requirements and network communications.
Expertise in with network monitoring and reporting tools and technology
Experience with Firewalls to include Palo Alto and Juniper
Expertise in Tier III support
Familiarity with applicable DISA, IC, and coalition security requirements documents such as STIGS
Expertise with CISCO Routers, Switches, WAN Protocols (EIGRP), QOS, LAN and Data Center Protocols (Spanning -Tree, Fabric-enabled technologies, VoIP to support Data, Voice and Video)
Familiarity with authentication and authorization to include 802.1X, ISE, RSA, etc.
Familiarity with CISCO ASA appliances
Experience with VTC systems to include Tandberg and Polycom
Experience with Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Familiarity with general Unix OS functionality
Hands-on configuration experience with KG-175's
Experience adapting to changing environments and coordinate large scale implementations using available resources
Experience working helpdesk functions
Experience with technical writing IE: SOPs, technical proposals, etc.
Experience with Visio
Experience with Network monitoring, preferably Solarwinds
Applicants must meet DoD 8570.1 certification requirements for IAT-II or higher (e.g. GIAC Security Essentials - GSEC; CompTIA Security+ CE; Security Certified Network Professional - SCNP; Systems Security Certified Practitioner - SSCP)
This position requires a minimum of an active TS/SCI clearance. Must be willing and able to obtain a polygraph within a reasonable amount of time after hire, with acceptable timing determined by manager. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
Applicants with Cisco Certifications are preferred
Responsibilities for this Position:
General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for a Senior Network Engineer. This position provides an opportunity to further advance the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation’s core defense/intelligence services and systems. General Dynamics Mission Systems employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide technical oversight of the creation and maintenance of all networking configurations and data files
Provide day-to-day communication/network security operation and maintenance of multiple secure network infrastructures
Troubleshoot, develop and design network architectures consisting of multilevel access and multilevel security platforms supporting sites nationwide
Configure, install, and troubleshoot Cisco routers, switches, VOIP systems, video teleconferencing, and various other network and telecommunication components
Analyze and determine corrective action for secure data communications networks
Troubleshoot, create and/or install 10/100/1000 Base T and fiber optic wiring as needed in support of network systems
Implement US government COMSEC standards and practices Program, install, load, and troubleshoot KG-175 Taclane's
Operate General Dynamics' GEMX application Implementation of Tempest standards
SNMPv3 network monitoring applications
Create/modify Microsoft Visio network diagrams
Adapt to changing environments and coordinate large scale implementations using available resources Perform work tasks as assigned
Evaluate and report on new/emerging network/communication technologies to enhance capacity, performance and reliability of the network
Assist with development and execution of test plans and supporting documentation of all communications security configuration upgrades, additions or revisions for customer approval before implementation
Develop, maintain and analyze network architecture designs
Monitor key system metrics to identify trends and analysis
Lead major project initiatives and develop configurations using expertise in routing protocols, firewalls, datacenter protocols, security requirements and network virtualization
Design, develop, build, and test network engineering solutions as part of a team that introduces new technologies and/or improves existing technologies in compliance with established project management processes
Ensure that the solutions are fully documented and in compliance with applicable security requirements for the classification level of the system
General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation. With a global team of 12,000+ top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas. Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency. We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose. You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!
General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran