Network Engineer - Enterprise Management Systems (EMS) - Military veterans preferred

2018-11-02
General Dynamics Information Technology (www.gdit.com)
Other

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  full-time   employee


Arlington
Virginia
United States

The Network Engineer will need to specialize with Enterprise Management Systems (EMS).

 

The Network Engineer is responsible for performing network installation, administration, management, configuration, testing, and integration tasks related to the tools required to support Pentagon networks. These include NetCool, InfoVista, CiscoWorks, OpNet, and other network monitoring tools; RSA, ACS, and LDAP authentication systems; Business Objects and Crystal Reports reporting systems; Oracle, MySQL, SQLServer database systems.

 

The Network Engineer will assist with the development, implementation, and execute standard procedures for the administration, backup, disaster recovery, and operation of the EMS tools including operating system security hardening, backup management, capacity planning, change management, version/patch management, and lifecycle upgrade management.

 

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Configure network tools to provide up-to-date operational and performance status of Pentagon networks and devices.
  • Support actions and activities on Solaris, Linux, and Windows operating systems as needed.
  • Interfaces with IT Operations staff to adapt network tool capabilities to meet operational requirements.
  • Tunes network tools performance and event data quality to maximize network system efficiency.
  • Assists with analysis using network and other tools to detect and respond to network infrastructure events, incidents, and outages.
  • Assist with the development of network tool configurations to meet analyst correlation requirements as well as performing event quality maintenance tasks.
  • Perform systems hardening to DoD Standards.
  • Support tasks required to apply vendor patches and new designs to keep products up-to-date and meet security requirements.
  • Maintain up to date documentation of designs/configurations.
  • Create Shell and Perl scripts to facilitate automated tasks.
  • Work with other Service Providers to support areas of common interest.
  • Work with software and hardware vendors.
  • On-call support may be required

 

Qualifications:

  • Active Top Secret security clearance.
  • Current Security+ CE certification or higher
  • 2-5 years of directly related experience in network analysis and design.
  • Hands-on experience with Enterprise Management Systems (EMS) tools

 

 

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. 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.

 

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Education:

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