Lead Network Engineer (Sun-Thurs, 10PM to 6AM) - Military veterans preferred

General Dynamics Information Technology (www.gdit.com)



REQ#: 2019-64501

Job Description

GDIT supports and secure some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day.

We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can’t turn into opportunity. Our work depends on a Network Engineer joining our team to support JSP-ETM activities in Arlington, VA.

The Network Engineer Lead is responsible for leading a team of Network Engineers, installing, configuring, monitoring and maintaining network devices (switches, routers) of data and communications networks as part of Network Team. The candidate will work with Tier I/II Service Desk Technicians, cable’s team to resolve customer impacting network outages, network changes and activation

  1. Lead and manage Network Administrators on shift
  2. Creation of SOPs
  3. Shift Reports
  4. Install, configure systems to user environments and maintain/monitor communications network devices
  5. Schedules authorized outages to implement proposed solutions.
  6. Analyzes network topologies and traffic and capacity requirements.
  7. Provide technical support and troubleshooting to users.
  8. Perform network administration duties.
  9. May work odd hours to support facility maintenance actions to minimize customer impact.
  10. May provide guidance and work with leadership to less-experienced network personnel.
  11. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

This position will work Sun-Thurs 10:00p-6:00a


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


Active Secret Security Clearance

Must meet DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification requirements (Security+ CE or higher)

5 years of directly related experience in network administration.

Hands-on experience with the Network Administration data and voice communications network

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.