General Dynamics Information Technology Intern, Network Engineer in Chesapeake, Virginia

Job Description

Intern Network Engineer

Position Overview: Seeking technically talented individual excited at learning and implementing leading solutions in support of customer requirements. Should be able to work with direction in exploring solution approaches and trade-offs, and capable of using that learning in designing innovative and cost effective solutions. Successful candidate must be able to work both independently and as part of a team, and must be able to present their analysis, recommendations, and results. Strong writing and presentation skills are required


Must be currently enrolled in an accredited college or university in an engineering/computer degree program leading to a Bachelor of Science degree.

Current Sophomore or Junior

GPA of 3.0 or higher


Candidates should have basic knowledge of systems engineering principles, methods, and techniques; Overview knowledge of network architectures, and common industry tools and techniques. Additional experience in the following key focus area is seen as highly desirable:

Familiarity with the design and implementation of networks in both a single location and in multiple locations utilizing routers, servers, data compression, security protocols, interface protocols, a range of devices (from desktop to mobile devices) and the ability to support applications listed below.

Some knowledge of Cloud computing in topic areas such as: Infrastructure and Platform as a Service, Architectures, and Cloud architectures

Unified Communications: Voice, Data, and Media over IP Communications, architectures, techniques, and protocols

Some travel may be required

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.

Job ID 2018-38994

Number of Positions 1

Job Locations USA-VA-Chesapeake

Job Function Administration

Security Clearance Level None

Full/Part Time Full Time