Senior Network Engineer

Clearance Level
Network Engineering
Fort Wainwright, Alaska
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

System Designs

System Operations


REQ#: RQ145898
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Job Description

General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) is looking for a Senior Network Engineer for the Joint Multinational Simulation Center - Indo-Pacific (JMSC-IP) at our Ft Wainwright site.


The Sr. Network Engineer shall act as the overall communications network engineer and architect for the MTC Training Enclaves, LAN, and WAN

  • Design and implement new network solutions and/ or improve the efficiency of current networks. In coordination responsibility with outside agencies and MTC branches

  • Design network architectures, creates network diagrams, establishes new circuits, maintains and supports established circuits through DISA

  • Perform a variety of operational, analytical, planning and related tasks with duties concentrated in installing, configuring, maintaining and securing the network and associated devices

  • Configure, document, test, troubleshoot, create, and/or modifies network documentation related to the internal simulations network, to include Cisco firewalls, routers and switches for training exercises. Able to troubleshoot TCP/IP, multicast and UDP network traffic flows as well as tunneling encryption devices

  • Responsible for applying system updates and quarterly patches/IAVAs, SRG/STIGS, configuring access control lists, analyzes, tests, and/or modifies network devices, and software programs, in order to provide pertinent solutions to system users, based on and related to user or system design specifications

  • Responsible for planning, development, and execution of encrypted network connections to outside entities in support of constructive simulation exercises. Provide timely reaction, troubleshooting and resolution to any network related issues that arise

  • Monitor network performance and perform scheduled backups and recovery testing as necessary

  • Participate in After Action Reviews and maintain documentation for best practices

  • Must be able to work with other members of the team and willing to cross train on like systems. Also must be able to work with other employees for the accurate portrayal of organizational and operational activities during all simulation exercises

  • Reviews and updates network requirements for accuracy, and compliance with applicable doctrine

  • Participates in special projects as required

  • Have the ability to work independently with minimum supervision and to perform shift work when required



  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field

  • Certifications REQUIRED: Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), as well as a DoD 8570.O1M IAT Level III certification

  • 5-8+ years of directly related experience supporting information systems operations and training. Primary systems, Cisco Networking Devices. 8 years training experience preferred.

  • Additional Requirements include lifting, bending, and climbing as required to support military exercises and training

  • Occasional travel in support of the JMSC-IP contract.

  • Must have a valid driver’s license

Security Clearance: Top Secret


  • 401K with company match

  • Comprehensive health and wellness packages

  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career

  • Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications

  • Cutting-edge technology you can learn from

  • Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays

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Work Requirements
Years of Experience

5 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) - Cisco Systems

Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on customer site requirements.

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.