Senior Network Engineer (US Citizens Public Trust)

Clearance Level
Network Engineering
Alexandria, Virginia

REQ#: RQ90172

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: NACI (T1)
Requisition Type: Regular
General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) a leading provider of systems engineering, integration, IT service operations and support solutions, is seeking talented professionals to deliver valuable services and solutions to our customers.  GDIT has a great team consisting of experienced and knowledgeable managers who lead and support the career development objectives of our employees.  Our employees consider the company to be a solid partner in their career, with an abundance of opportunities for advancement.

The Sr. Network Engineer is responsible for designing, installing, maintaining, and supporting LAN, WAN and Wireless infrastructures. The Sr. Network Engineer will provide high-level technical support for wired and wireless data network systems, create and maintain network documentation and work projects as needed in order to upgrade to new and/or improved communication equipment and procedures. This position requires excellent problem management and customer service skills.

Position Responsibilities
  • Perform remote and on-site client consultation: plan, design, implement, and support the network infrastructure
  • Develop and implement the technical architecture and physical design of the network: analyze existing wired and wireless data networks and recommend improvements
  • Troubleshoot, maintain, upgrade, and provide solutions to complex hardware/software problems
  • Direct the work of other technical team members and subcontractors
  • Work is performed with minimal supervision by senior management
  • Knowledge transfer and working well within a team are success essentials
Qualifications / Skills / Knowledge
  • Experience in network engineering (hardware and software), network security practices and designing, planning and implementing LANs and WANs including both Cisco and Juniper devices.
  • Experience with moving networks and functions to private, public, and hybrid cloud infrastructures to maximize flexibility and productivity
  • Minimum of five years related experience in network and security infrastructure environments
  • Experience with SDN and SD-WAN a plus
  • AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner certification or other cloud certification a plus
  • Juniper and/or Cisco certifications a plus – such as any of JNCIA/JNCIS/JNCIP/JNCIE;  JNCIA/JCIS/JNCIP/JNCIE-Cloud; CCNA/CCNP/CCIE;  CCNA/CCNP/CCIE Cloud,
  • Knowledge of wireless design and deployment for next generation wireless a plus
  • Ability to effectively communicate with clients and end users
  • Must possess excellent client management/resolution, problem solving, debugging/troubleshooting skills, with sound presentation skills
  • Excellent English verbal communications and written documentation skills are required
  • BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 5+ years of experience
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

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.