Senior Network Development Engineer - Management Tools

Company: General Dynamics Mission Systems, Inc
Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 14.AUG.2021
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Basic Qualifications : Bachelor's degree in Engineering, a related specialized area or field is required plus a minimum of 10 years of relev...


Basic Qualifications :
Bachelor's degree in Engineering, a related specialized area or field is required plus a minimum of 10 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience.CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS:Department of Defense Secret security clearance is required at time of hire. Candidates must be able to obtain a Secret clearance within a reasonable amount of time from date 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:
Help make the technologies, products and services that make a difference. Thats the opportunity thats waiting for you at General Dynamics Mission Systems. We help our nations heroes keep our nation safe by creating solutions so advanced, they redefine innovation for the world. Its an amazing challenge. And its waiting for you now.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 space and everything in between.As a GDMS Network Development Engineer with Network Management focus, with hands-on experience and knowledge of network architecture design, development and testing methodologies, your talent will be front and center.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 Bachelor of Science in Computer Science field or significant equivalent experience (ie., EE, CIS, CPE, MIS, IT)Proven network tools systems engineer with hands-on experience and knowledge of network architecture design, development and testing methodologies.Experience planning, deploying, integrating, and testing upgrades to the network in both development and operational sites. What sets you apart:Strong Redhat Enterprise Linux experience (Red Hat Certified System Administrator preferred).Experience with Network Automation to include both development and deployment of Network and Management systems.Network Management and Monitoring Systems (MicroFocus Operations Bridge Manager Suite with Business Value Dashboards, NMMI with Net Performance Server and Traffic iSPIs, Network Automation, Ops Analytics Orchestration, SiteScope, HP System Insight Manager, JUNOS Space, Viavi GigaStor and Apex).Experience loading and modifying MIBS and SEED files, writing scripts for network automation and developing fixlets to be used with IBM BigFix to efficiently deploy updates to the fielded environment.Hands-on experience with monitoring, network diagnostic, and network analytic tools.Experience using protocol analyzers/sniffers (such as tcpdump, Wireshark, OPNET ACElive & ITGuru).Authentication & encryption methods/capabilities (TACACS+, Active Directory, GPOs and GEM One Encryptor Manager).Understanding of standard DOD security practices such as, STIG compliance and system accreditation implementation efforts.Proven experience with Ansible.Proven network traffic analysis, diagnostic and troubleshooting experience.Ability to interact effectively with project teams, managers and end usersSolid ability to grasp and apply new information quickly and handle increasing responsibilities with growing complexityCandidates with experience in the following areas are desired: - A solid understanding of the OSI Model, TCP/IP, routing protocols BGP and OSPF. - Experience in UDP multicast, SONET, MSPP, VLANs, GRE Tunnels, and TCP/IP network designs. - Hands on experience with multi-vendor switching routing (Juniper) - Industry vendor certifications from Juniper (JNCIA, JNCIS, JNCIP, JNCIE) required and Cisco (CCNA, CCNP) a plus.Travel to remote locations to perform network installations in accordance with Program configuration management processes, independently perform troubleshooting, and provide status updates to Program personnel.Candidate must possess DoD 8570 Certification at IAT II or higher (Security+, GSEC, SCNP, SSCP, CISSP, GSE, SCNA)

Minimum Salary:
USD $111,740.00/Yr.

Maximum Salary:
USD $171,738.00/Yr.

Salary Note:
This is the likely salary range for this position. This is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.

Company Overview:
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

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