As a recognized authority; evaluates; designs; documents; installs; implements; tests; performs problem isolation and resolution; monitors; tunes and sets standards. Maintains a complex range of computer network components and systems. Plans and coordinates major information technology initiatives. Researches; evaluates and recommends new computer network equipment and technologies. Utilizes monitoring; performance analysis; network management; software and hardware equipment to trouble shoot and isolate problems; gauge network performance and trace data and protocol activity. Devises solutions to complex operational problems within the capacity and operational limitations of installed equipment. Develops and executes contingency plans for network software and hardware failures including isolated and major outages. Provides internal consulting; technical guidance; information and support to application developers; computer operations; workstation support; company management and departmental clients. Assists in internal training programs. Meets regularly with other network team leads to plan and coordinate efforts; resolve cross-team issues and communicate changes. #CJpost Education Bachelors Degree in Computer Science; Engineering or a related technical discipline; or the equivalent combination of education; technical training; or work/military experience. Qualifications 2-5 years of related systems engineering experience. ? ITIL v3 Foundation certification preferred ? Has full technical knowledge of all phases of systems engineering ? Excellent communication skills; shows tact; effective listening skills and follow through ? Provides technical guidance and leadership to engineers with less experience ? Creation of effective user manuals; ? Detail oriented and organized; able to understand information systems and ensure accuracy of work ? May review the work of others and be able to detect errors or needed modifications ? Able to identify and resolve problems or inadequacies of systems engineering 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.