Basic Qualifications :
Bachelors degree in Engineering, plus a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum ...
Basic Qualifications :
Bachelors degree in Engineering, plus a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 6 years of relevant experience. CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS:Ability to obtain a Department of Defense Secret security clearance is required at time of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
Responsibilities for this Position:
Put your engineering talent to the ultimate test. At General Dynamics Mission Systems, we create the technologies, products and services that help our service members, intelligence analysts and first responders keep our nation safe. The work we do is so advanced, our teams often redefine whats possible for the world. If you want to be a leader with the company that delivers smart solutions for our nations challenges, this is your opportunity. We apply advanced technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, AR/VR, Cloud Native and Quantum Physics to solve our customers missions in cyber, RF, undersea, interstellar and everything in between.As an Advanced Network Design Engineer, youll design and plan network systems by providing specifications and detailed schematics for network architecture. Youll apply your extensive technical expertise to provide specific, detailed information for hardware and software selection, implementation techniques, and tools for the most efficient solution to meet business needs, including present and future capacity requirements. This is your chance to not just work with the best technologies, but actually help create them. Think youre up to the task?What youll experience:Technologies that arent just top-notch, theyre often top-secretA team of bold thinkers committed to exploring whats nextOpportunities to gain new knowledge - as its discoveredWhat you bring to the table:A Bachelors degree in Engineering, a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience) plus a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 6 years of relevant experienceTechnical expertise in all areas of network and computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, multiplexers, hubs, bridges and gateways, etc.Subject Matter Expert (SME) in at least one discipline/field with a working knowledge in multiple adjacent disciplines/fieldsRepresent organization as prime technical contact on contracts and projectsWhat sets you apart:Strong ability to develop solutions to highly complex problems that require significant ingenuity, innovation and creativityAbility to lead a team and mentor staffStrong independent judgementDuties and Tasks:Designs and plans network systemsProvides specifications and detailed schematics for network architectureProvides specific, detailed information for hardware and software selection, implementation techniques, and tools for the most efficient solution to meet business needs, including present and future capacity requirementsProvides technical analysis in data network planning, engineering, and designProvides analysis for implementation techniques and tools for the most efficient solution to network problemsMaintains technical expertise in all areas of network and computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, multiplexers, hubs, bridges and gateways, etc.Coordinates third party maintenance for network equipment and troubleshoots problems with department users and department network administratorsMay develop uniform operation proceduresConducts testing of network systemsEvaluates and reports on new network technologies to enhance capabilities of the networkKnowledge, Skills, and Abilities:Is a subject matter expert (SME) in at least one discipline/field and possesses working knowledge in multiple adjacent disciplines/fieldsStrong ability to meet requirements and expectations of the positionStrong ability to develop solutions to highly complex problems that require significant ingenuity, innovation and creativityApplies extensive technical expertise and has full knowledge of other related disciplinesPerforms work without appreciable directionMay act as a team leader, thus, contributing to the successful completion of a major programMay mentor more junior staffInteracts with senior external personnel on significant technical matters often requiring coordination between organizationsRepresents organization as prime technical contact on contracts and projectsErroneous decisions or recommendations would typically result in failure to achieve major organizational objectivesGuides the successful completion of major programs and may function in a project leadership roleThe successful candidate will have knowledge in the following areas:Cisco, Juniper, and LinuxNetworking in hypervisorsVMWare, Hyper-V and virtual networksNetworking Devops and automation of networksVoice communications and VoIP solutionsVPN solutionsSecuring networks Firewall and SecurityRadio and Mesh Technology ( Integration within a network )Wireless SystemsIoTSD-WAN (basic familarity)Although this position is for a Network Design Engineer, an engineer with a multi-disciplined background (including systems engineering, knowledge or RF, knowledge of antenna design, and testing) would be a strong plus.
General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation.With a global team of 12,000+ top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas.Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency.We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose.You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce.EOE/Disability/Veteran