NSWC Crane - Network Architect

Clearance Level
Systems Administration
Odon, Indiana

REQ#: RQ91218

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

General Dynamics Information Technology is seeking a Network Architect to support our Navy customer in Crane, Indiana. If you are seeking an opportunity to support our nations military, work at one of the largest naval bases in the US, live in a place with low cost of living, low crime and on a program that has a lot of excellent opportunities within a Fortune 100 company - then this position is perfect for you! 

Principle Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Provide IT strategy, design and buildout services for RDT&E workstations, servers and infrastructure to ensure that operability requirements are up to date

  • Provide IT strategy design and buildout services for current and emerging technologies

  • Follow ITIL® best practices focused on aligning IT services with the needs of business

  • Develop and maintain enterprise architecture and infrastructure including installation, test, upgrades, and other required maintenance

  •  Follow an SDLC to capture requirements, design, develop, test, and deploy technical solutions from cradle-to-grave using proper change control processes and procedures within a large-scale enterprise that uses multi-deployment phased (Lab, Alpha, Beta, Production) sites.

  • Provide network administration and network security on all circuits entering NSWC Crane (i.e., Defense Research and Engineering Network (DREN), Secure Defense Research and Engineering Network (SDREN) and circuits and connecting other NSWC activities

  • Familiar with Cisco ASA & ACI installation, configuration, and maintenance

  • Familiar with Software Defined Networking principles and practical application

  • Proficient in Firewall installation, configuration, and maintenance, to include ACL creation and editing on a multi-domain multi-site infrastructure

  • Participates in the development and implementation of network-related procedures and standards.

  • Participates in and may lead aspects of major network installations and upgrades.

  • Familiar with advanced routing principles as they pertain to Cisco products

  • Familiar with virtual networking practices: setting up, maintaining, & troubleshooting virtual networks and connections

  • Develops and implements testing strategies and document results.  

  • Troubleshoots and resolves complex problems.

  • May provide work leadership to less-experienced network personnel.

  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.

  • Participates in special projects as required.

Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.

  • 8+ years of directly related experience in network administration and support.

  • Comprehensive knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques used in network administration and support.

  • Comprehensive knowledge of routers, switches, patch panels, concentrators, associated terminals, and related network hardware and software.

  • Comprehensive knowledge of desktop operating systems and applications.

  • May require professional certification in one or more specific technologies, depending on job assignment.

  • CISSP or CASP preferred

  • US citizenship; must be able to obtain a Secret clearance prior to employment; Interim/full Secret preferred

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.