Lead Communications Engineer

MacDill AFB, FL
Jan 12, 2017
Jun 19, 2017
Full Time
The Lead Communications Engineer is responsible for leading enterprise engineering efforts for communications supporting HQ Tampa and CFH locations. This includes management of personnel supporting enterprise Telephony, SATCOM, Audio/Visual, Data Networks, and Cybersecurity Engineering requirements.

It is required that the Lead Communications Engineer has the following qualifications:

    Demonstrates experience supervising technical personnel in an enterprise communications environment.Demonstrates experience leading the evaluation, design, and implementation of enterprise communications technologies across geographically dispersed networks. Demonstrates experience with designing, integrating, monitoring and maintaining interconnected networks, both LAN and WAN.Demonstrates experience with network architecture development and design.
Responsible for the analysis, administration and support of voice, video, and/or data communications networks.


    Analyzes, administers and maintains voice, video, and/or data communications networks.

    Manages the usage and performance of voice, video and/or data communications networks.

    Maintains network security and ensures compliance with security policies and procedures.

    Evaluates hardware and software, including peripheral, output, and related equipment.

    Participates in the development and implementation of network-related procedures and standards.

    Participates in and may lead aspects of major network installations and upgrades.

    Interfaces with vendors to ensure appropriate resolution during network outages or periods of reduced performance.

    Develops and implements testing strategies and document results.

    Provides advice and training to end-users.

    Troubleshoots and resolves complex problems.

    May provide work leadership to less-experienced network personnel.

    Maintains current knowledge of relevant hardware and software applications as assigned.

    Participates in special projects as required.
Education Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.

Qualifications Lead Communications Engineer must meet the following qualifications:

    Possess at least one of the following industry certifications: CCNA, CCNP, CCIE, MCSE, CCNA Security, CISSP.
Demonstrates experience leading engineering teams in a C4 networking environment


    JIST databasePPSMDoD Information Technology Portfolio RepositoryDoD Information Technology SIPRNet RegistryeMASSFISMA  
Local databases, sites, and systems.


5-8 years of directly related experience in network administration and support.



As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.