Network Engineer in Oklahoma City, OK at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 7/8/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Network Engineer role is a contributing member of an established team, expected to function under direct as well as operate independently. Primary responsibility is establishing and sustaining custom transport solutions using a combination of internet based networking protocols, commercial technologies, public/private cloud resources and cyber security best practices.

The Network Engineer position will need to be familiar with the following vendors/hardware.


SRX Firewalls

EX Ethernet Switches




ESXi Hypervisor

Duties include: designs, implements and maintains custom IP based data transport and communications solutions. This role involves networking, Linux, virtualization and public/private cloud technologies. The Networking Engineer is responsible for system hardening as well as developing scripts and/or automating solutions to securely enable effective communications.

  • Develops technical solutions for the management of software, hardware, configurations, and architectures, including¬† network control software, routers, switches, lines, modems, adapters and servers.
  • Installs, supports and/or maintains LANs and/or WANs; evaluates and recommends networking product and software upgrades with advanced level knowledge.
  • Critically monitors network performance. Independently troubleshoots and resolves highly complex problems to ensure quality transmission service on the network.
  • Advisor in maintaining operating efficiency and stability, ensuring the security and integrity of all systems and data, and creates strategic solutions to outages and other issues.
  • Experience configuring and deploying network and web services including DNS, DHCP, SMTP, Syslog and HTTPS.
  • Experience with virtualization technologies, including hypervisors, virtual machines (VMs), virtual desktops, and virtual networking technologies
  • Experience designing, building deploying and maintaining networks, including advanced knowledge of networking, switching, subnetting, firewalls, ports and protocols.
  • Experience analyzing, diagnosing, troubleshooting and resolving physical and virtual infrastructure related technical issues (i.e., tcpdump, syslog, pcap, netflow, etc.) preferred
  • Strong technical writing skills related to creating/editing design documents, drawing packages, training packages, etc. 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.