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Network Engineer

Network Engineer

Job ID 
2017-32461
Number of Positions 
4
Job Locations 
USA-MD-Ft Meade
Job Function 
Information Technology
Security Clearance Level 
Top Secret/SCI
Full/Part Time 
Full Time

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Job Description

Contract: I2TS 3

Position: Engineer, Network – Network Engineer (L2)

Location: Fort Meade, MD                                                                                                                                

 

GENERAL SUMMARY: 

 

GDIT is seeking candidates to support the US Army Intelligence and Security Command (INSCOM). Under the I2TS 3 task order, INSCOM ensures reliable, uninterrupted availability of Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Information Management (C4IM) including: networks, hardware, software, engineering, and specialized tools at the point of customer need to support INSCOM's mission. INSCOM and its MSCs provide the enabling layer to connect the Army and its tactical formations to defense and national intelligence agencies via tactical networks. The ability to provide mission critical intelligence is dependent on the successful use of its information technology (IT) networks worldwide.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

 

An I2TS 3 Network Engineer:

  • Analyzes user’s requirements, concept of operations documents, and high level system architectures to develop network requirements specifications
  • Guides users in formulating requirements, advises alternative approaches, and conducts feasibility studies
  • Analyzes network requirements and capacity and leads design and development activities
  • Provides technical leadership for the integration of network requirements, design, and technology
  • Incorporates new network plans, designs and systems into ongoing operations
  • Develops network architecture and network design documentation
  • Guides network development and implementation planning through assessment or preparation of network engineering management plans and network integration and test plans
  • Designs and performs integration of new technologies into local and wide area networks
  • Provides advanced troubleshooting and problem resolution of complex network problems
  • Manages the transition and migration of networks and development of network addressing schemes
  • Interacts with the Government regarding Network Engineering technical considerations and for associated problems, issues or conflicts
  • Ultimate responsibility for the technical integrity of work performed and deliverables associated with the Network Engineering area of responsibility
  • Communicates with other program personnel, government overseers, and senior executives

                             

Desirable Skills / Experience:

  • Assist with research and implementation of enterprise system-wide network solutions/capabilities/enhancements to support customer business/mission goals and objectives
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues with network infrastructure and/or components
  • Evaluate and monitor health and performance of the network including hardware and management software
  • Assist with development and execution of test plans and supporting documentation of all network configuration upgrades, additions or revisions for customer approval before implementation

Certification(s):

  • DoD 8570.01-M IAT Level II Computing Environment (CE) Certification as determined by the Program Manager is required prior to support on contract
  • Required Security Environment Certification: CompTIA Security+ CE or equivalent
  • Desired Computing Environment Certification: CCNA, or CCNP

Security Clearance:

  • TS/SCI required

 

Additional: 

  • Candidates must be willing and able to attain a CI Polygraph for certain positions as determined by the contract
  • Position may require lifting of objects (i.e. IT Hardware), reaching/bending/kneeling (i.e. plug in cables) and other moderately strenuous activity

Education

Education Required:

  • High School Diploma/GED with 8 years of related experience, or Associate’s Degree with 6 years of experience, or Bachelor’s Degree with 4 years of experience

 

Qualifications

4-8 years of directly related experience in network analysis and design.

 
 

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. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

 

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