Network Engineer

Location
Springfield, VA
Posted
Aug 17, 2017
Closes
Sep 01, 2017
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Responsible for the design and development of voice, video, radio-frequency, and/or data communications networks.

 1. 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.

 2. Plans network layouts and configures systems to user environments.

 3. Analyzes network topologies and traffic and capacity requirements.

 4. Supports the acquisition of hardware and software as well as subcontractor services as needed.

 5. May provide technical support and troubleshooting to users.

 6. May perform network administration duties.

 7. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

 8. Participates in special projects as required.

 

Position Duties and Responsibilities:

 

Responsible for the design and development of voice, video, radio-frequency, and/or data communications networks.

 

  1. Provides expert level analysis of 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.
  2. Plans network layouts and configures systems to user environments.
  3. Analyzes network topologies and traffic and capacity requirements.
  4. Supports the acquisition of hardware and software as well as subcontractor services as needed.
  5. May provide technical support and troubleshooting to users.
  6. May perform network administration duties.
  7. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced network personnel and may have supervisory responsibilities. 8. Serves as technical team or task leader.
  8. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.
  9. 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.

Qualifications 2-5 years of directly related experience in network analysis and design.

 

Specific Duties and Responsibilities: 

 

The Network Engineering responsibilities will include:

  • Working Tier 2/ Tier 3 Network related Remedy tickets
  • Work with internal and external customers to fill information gaps and communicate architecture and technical solutions.
  • Assist in the development of the Network Architecture
  • Develop detailed logical designs in areas of:
- Gigabit Ethernet Switching/Routing (OSPF & BGPv4)

- IPv4 & IPv6 (will migrate to IPv6 over life of contract)

-Multicast architecture

-Routing Table Virtualization (VRFs)

-Spanning Tree and Cisco VSS architectures

-Cisco MPLS

-QOS and COS

-Security, IDS, VPN and various types of encryption

  • Implement the above named detailed logical designs
  • Monitor, Troubleshoot and maintain the implemented transport solutions
 

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.