General Dynamics Information Technology F35 Senior Network Engineer in Arlington, Virginia
Do you hold an active US government security clearance? Are you interested in work that gives you the opportunity to use your skills to solve complex problems? Would you like to join a team that encourages ingenuity and is mission driven? Would you like to join an organization that makes a difference for our warfighters and our citizens?
GDIT was recently awarded the Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) F-35 IT program support contract. We are providing knowledge-based, information assurance and cybersecurity IT services to the F-35 JSF Virtual Enterprise (JVE) network in support of the F-35 Lightning II Joint Program Office (JPO). Our services include program management, enterprise performance management, enterprise architecture, implementation of emerging capabilities and requirements, life cycle management, operations & maintenance, enterprise data management, service desk support and IT training.
We are building a team of dedicated professionals and are currently seeking aSenior Network Engineer.
Design and implement computer and information such as Storage Area Network environments. Perform network modeling, analysis, and planning, including analysis of capacity needs for network infrastructures. Analyze science, engineering, business, and other data processing problems to develop and implement solutions to complex applications problems, system administration issues, or network concerns. Utilize strong technical skills as they relate to numerous systems and storage technologies including, but not limited to: NetApp, Windows Server 2003/2008/2012, Exchange Server 2007/2010, Microsoft SQL Server 2008/2012, DC's/DNS, DFS, Active Directory, DHCP, Wave, IIS, VMware vSphere 5, ESXi 5, Cisco UCS/Nexus, Infoblox, SCCM, Hyper-V. Provide in-depth analysis and technical support of systems, including complex problem resolution, design, development, testing, operational integration, and user support. Provide operating systems planning and evaluation for performance analysis, capacity planning and hardware upgrades. Use Windows and Unix/Linux shell scripting, including PowerShell and Perl, knowledge of LAN/WAN architecture, TCP/IP, firewall/VLAN configuration, hardware-based load balancing, encryption, and network security best practices. Configure NetApp SAN environment and implement NAS protocols and use applications in a VM and NetApp Fibre Channel/SAN environment. Utilize NFS, CIFS, SAN, TCP/IP, RAID, LUN Management. Perform systems management and integration functions, improve existing computer systems, and review computer system capabilities, workflow, and schedule limitations. May analyze or recommend commercially available software. May also design network and computer security measures.
MA/MS degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related technical discipline
ALLOWABLE SUBSTITUTION: An additional four (4) years of experience with a BA/BS can be substituted for a MA or MS degree.
Secret clearance is required
IAT Level III baseline certification in accordance with DoD 8570.01-M, Information Assurance Workforce Improvement Program, (or achieve within six months of TOA or hiring)
Ten (10) years’ experience with storage disciplines and protocols to include comprehensive knowledge of tasks that include designing, planning, and setting up applications and storage in a Unix/Linux and Windows NetApp SAN environment (disk layout, RAID levels, etc.) to ensure performance and data availability.
For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. 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.
Number of Positions1
Job FunctionInformation Technology
Security Clearance LevelSecret
Full/Part TimeFull Time