General Dynamics Information Technology Principal Engineer, Network in Ft Huachuca, Arizona

Job Description

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

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced network personnel and may have supervisory responsibilities.

  • Serves as technical team or task leader.

  • 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.

Qualifications

  • 8-10 years of directly related experience in network analysis and design

  • Expert knowledge and experience in Layer-2 and Layer-3 switching technologies

  • Experience working with Management Systems and SNMPExperience in developing system documentation and process documentation.

  • Experience configuring routers and access policies within PaloAlto.

  • Expert knowledge and experience with CISCO routing, including TCP/IP topology, layer 3 routing, and VLAN’s.

  • Out of Band Management (OOBM) experience.

  • Experience with Microsoft Office, to include MS Project and Visio.

  • Systems analysis, evaluation, integration, testing, and documentation expertise.

Contract Requirements:

  • Requires IAT Level III Certification at Start– CISSP, CASP CE, GCIH, or CISA

  • Must obtain Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) or Cisco Certified Network Professional – Security (CCNP-Security) or Palo Alto Accredited Configuration Engineer (ACE) certification within 6 months.

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 2018-41231

Number of Positions 1

Job Locations USA-AZ-Ft Huachuca

Job Function Information Technology

Security Clearance Level Top Secret/SCI

Full/Part Time Full Time