General Dynamics Information Technology Network Engineer (Multiple Locations) in Colts Neck, New Jersey
Type of Requisition: Regular
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Public Trust/Other Required: NACLC (T3)
Job Family: Network Engineering
GDIT’s Military Health IT Team is HIRING a Network Engineer to support GDIT’s Military Health Division across various locations. As a Network Engineer at GDIT you will be responsible for the design and development of voice, video, radio frequency, and/or data communications networks to ensure success in meeting customer goals and objectives. You will be trusted to work with a variety of different technologies.
Designs, plans and builds communications networks.
Configures routers and switches, and firewalls for LAN and WAN systems and VPN concentrators with appropriate network engineering and communications protocols.
Coordinates LAN/WAN hardware/software improvements and/or enhancements.
Monitors the network utilizing industry leading technologies.
Provides innovative methods and technical solutions using the engineering design process.
Plans implementation of enhancements.
Analyzes customer requirements and provides technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems.
Performs maintenance and upgrade of networks including servers, routers, switches, firewalls, remote access systems, and networks.
Maintains network integrity and connectivity while ensuring compliance with policies and maintains system backup and recovery capability.
Coordinates the acquisition of hardware and software as well as subcontractor services as needed.
Creates plans and configures systems for data communication networks.
Evaluates new communications technologies to enhance capabilities of the network.
Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.
Designs and builds the hardware and software components for computer or telecommunications networks.
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience in Computer Science, or related field
2+ years’ experience in network engineering
Proven working experience in installing, configuring and troubleshooting software
Excellent verbal and communications skills
US Citizenship required
NACLC (T3) clearable
AREAS OF EMPHASIS INCLUDE:
An intermediate or above level of proficiency with MS Office products (E.g., Word, PowerPoint, Access)
Applicable network certifications
Demonstrated experience regularly troubleshooting systems functionality
Demonstrated experience consulting with internal and external customers to understand business and technical needs, and make recommendations as needed
WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:
401K with company match
Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you
Diverse, highly collaborative teams
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.