General Dynamics Information Technology

Job: Network Architect - TS/SCI Req'd

Jobing Description

Requisition ID
2016-17611
# of Openings
1
Job Location
USA-VA-Chantilly
Job Function
Information Technology
Security Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI

Job Description

Responsible for the design and development of voice, video, radio-frequency, and/or data communications networks.

1. Provides expert level analysis of voice, video, radio-frequency, and/or data communications networks, including planning, designing, evaluating, selecting, and upgrading operating systems and protocol suites and configuring communication media with concentrators, bridges, and other devices.

2. Plans network layouts and configures systems to user environments.

3. Analyzes network topologies and traffic and capacity requirements.

4. Supports the acquisition of hardware and software as well as subcontractor services as needed.

5. May provide technical support and troubleshooting to users.

6. May perform network administration duties.

7. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced network personnel and may have supervisory responsibilities.

8. Serves as technical team or task leader.

9. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

10 Participates in special projects as required.

Education

1. Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline. 2. Advanced degree preferred.

Qualifications

15-20 years of directly related experience in network analysis and design.

CCNP or JNCIP certification required. This position supports a 8 hours, 24x7 rotating shift supporting network operations. Successful candidates must have current Security+CE certification and DoD 8570 computing environment certification.

Must possess appropriate current DoD Information Assurance (IA) Certification to be considered for employment, either CompTIA Security+CE OR CCNA-Security. CompTIA Security+CE is the preferred certification. Must also have the required DoD 8570 Computing Environment (CE) Certification upon hire.

As part of your role/function on the program, you will be granted privileged user access. Privileged Users are subject to greater scrutiny as a direct result of the significant responsibilities placed upon them. Please be aware that because of these critical duties, you will be subject to additional IT system monitoring, and supervisory evaluation to ensure continuous adherence to Privileged User processes and procedures. Privileged Users are subject to a zero tolerance policy for security violations

Because of the sensitive nature of the work being done for this government client, all candidates must hold a TS/SCI and be willing to take and pass a Polygraph if requested.

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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