Sr Network Engineer
Provides full life-cycle support for all network services; including the installation; tuning; testing; monitoring; operation; maintenance; upgrading; patching; break/fix; and management of designated network distribution systems and associated equipment; both garrison and deployed; for all levels of security classification. Performs on-site or in-house servicing; repairs and/or installations of customer-owned products. Provides technical support to customers on operational or maintenance aspects of system equipment and serve as customer contact on technical and service-related problems. Responsibilities: - Analyzes voice; video; radio-frequency; and/or data communications networks; including planning; designing; evaluating; selecting; and upgrading operating systems and protocol suites and configuring communication media with concentrators; bridges; and other devices - Ensure network connectivity throughout the LAN/WAN infrastructure - Plans network layouts and configures systems to user environments - Analyzes network topologies and traffic and capacity requirements - Service provisioning; installation; maintenance; and management of the intra-facility LAN/VLAN wiring; equipment; and software itself within and between the facilities - Plans network layouts and configures systems to user environments. - Analyzes network topologies and traffic and capacity requirements. - Supports the acquisition of hardware and software as well as subcontractor services as needed. - May provide technical support and troubleshooting to users. - May perform network administration duties. - May provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced network personnel. - Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned. - Participates in special projects as required. Education Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience. - Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) required; Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) preferred - DoDD 8570 IAT II certificatino (e.g., Security+, or equivalent) required - ITIL v3 Foundations Qualifications 5-8 years of directly related experience in network analysis and administration. Required Knowledge: - Advanced and specialized training in networks/systems administration/network administration - Demonstrated proficiency in layer 2 switching and layer 3 routing; design of complex routing and switching schemes to support changing environments - Demonstrated proficiency in EIGRP; STP; VTP; ACLs; and Layer 3 tunnels and must understand how to monitor network devices to perform fault and root cause analysis - Thorough knowledge and understanding of the U.S. Special Operations community; operations; processes and culture - Familiarity with military deployed environments - Comprehensive knowledge of the principles; methods; and techniques used in network administration and support - Comprehensive knowledge of routers; switches; patch panels; concentrators; associated terminals; and related network hardware and software - Comprehensive knowledge of desktop operating systems and applications - Experience with installation configuration and maintenance requirements of end-user devices; automatic call distribution systems; load balancing techniques and server operations. - Experience with installation; configuration and maintenance requirements of end-user devices (including desktop systems); video bridges and single/multi-point control units - This position may require shift and weekend work - 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.