Tier-4 Network Engineer - Langley AFB, VA in Hampton, VA at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 6/15/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Task: C4ISR Engineer 

General Dynamics Information Technology is seeking Tier-4 Network Engineer at Langley Air Force Base, in Virginia.

The contractor shall: 

  • Apply advanced networking concepts in the analysis, study, and design of architecture 
  • Analyze network characteristics (e.g., traffic, connect time, transmission speeds, packet sizes, and 
    throughput) and recommend procurement, removal, and modification to existing network components 
  • Design, optimize, and implement a standardized network topology and configuration amongst 480 ISRW sites 
  • Diagnose and recommend remediation of problems and plan and coordinate installations, transitions, and cutovers of network components and capabilities 
  • Perform periodic reviews, at the request of the Government, of existing network designs and capabilities with the goal of making refinements, reducing operating overhead, enhancing network throughput, improving reliability and security, and improving current network topologies 
  • Provide systems engineering support to resolve problems, transform customer requirements into technical 
    solutions, generate information for decision makers, and provide information for follow-on processes 
  • Provide technical analysis and engineering support for all proposed and validated system requirements for 
    C4ISR in support of operational requirements 
  • Provide technical solutions to facilitate multi-intelligence data integration into DCGS 
  • Devise strategies to synchronize the insertion of new ISR correlated/fused data with the efficient planning, 
    direction, and operational employment of theater aerospace, ground, and naval forces 
  • Assess the feasibility of integrating ISR systems into DCGS, while minimizing the impact to current 
  • Develop system engineering documentation (i.e. white papers, reports/studies, briefings) to formalize concepts  
  • Design reconfiguration of network to accommodate mission needs  
  • Engage in collaborative activities among the various sites 
  • Review requirements provided by the DCGS Program Office and Information Assurance Office (IAO) to determine bandwidth, performance, and Controlled Interface (CI) settings for establishing network configuration baselines 
  • Coordinate with program office on new projects to advise on current architecture impacts 
  • Review and provide system engineering level rigor to packages and advise Government leadership of 
    recommendation within seven (7) duty (work) days of receipt  
  • Conduct detailed engineering assessment for mission system requirements 
  • Participate in system requirements reviews, technical exchanges, and design reviews as directed 
  • Track, at a minimum, the number of sites supported, numbers of systems supported, managed (mission) equipment, network devices, circuits supported, tickets/PSRs/NSRs opened and closed, rack space, projects reviewed (1067s/CCB/IPTs/telecons etc.), projects supported (CAN upgrades, new installs, etc.) firewall traffic, systems audited, and accounts managed (local and remote) 
  • Minimum of 15 years’ of IT engineering experience required, with 5 years of  C4ISR/DCGS engineering experience preferred or Bachelor’s degree in IT field and 10 years IT experience
  • Possess and maintain IAT Level II certifications in accordance with DoD 8570.01-M
  • Possess or obtain an ITIL 4 Foundations certification within three months of hiring.  This certification must be maintained through the duration of the contract.
  • Possess or obtain a Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) or AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner or Cloud+ (CompTIA) certification within three months of hire.  Certification will be dependent on the position being filled and the associated role-based access privileges.  This certification must be maintained through the duration of the contract.
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.