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Sr Network Engineer (15 Week Project)

Sr Network Engineer (15 Week Project)

Requisition ID 
# of Openings 
Job Location 
USA-FL-Fort Walton Beach
Job Function 
Information Technology
Security Clearance Level 
Full/Part Time 
Full Time

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Job Description

The Network Engineer designs and integrates network components to support Airborne Mission Network C2 systems as part of the Command and Control Mission Systems (C2MS) program. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Requirements validation and decomposition; Network design and prototyping, documentation, Course of Action development and analysis, Coordinate with other agencies on integration and configuration of disparate aircraft data system into the Airborne Mission Network Systems, installation, integration, operational testing and evaluation; performing problem isolation and resolution; monitoring, tuning and setting network standards, working in a fast paced exciting environment with other professionals to coordinate efforts, resolve cross-team issues and communicate changes




  • Superb knowledge of TCP/IP fundamentals, sub-netting, multicast, unicast traffic, routing, protocols, and other networking fundamentals to include but not limited to strong experience configuring switches and routers is required
  • Extensive experience configuring and troubleshooting Cisco routing and switching devices required
  • Experience and knowledge that demonstrates competency with network design, operational support, hands-on implementation, configuration and trouble-shooting of multiple networking platforms and hardware devices is required
  • Experience with Airborne Mission Networking is required
  • Experience with various encryption devices such as VPN’s, TACLANES, Firewalls, Proxy Servers, and other boundary devices is required
  • Experience with COMSEC fill devices is required
  • Experience working in a tactical environment, alongside military or DoD personnel, is required
  • Familiarity with SATCOM and radio platforms required
  • Knowledge of VoIP protocols H323/SCCP/RTP/QoS/SRST/MGC/SIP highly desired
  • Familiarity with mission systems such as: TBMCS, GCCS, TACLAN, C2PC, and others is a plus
  • Ability to work at a high technical level on all phases of network engineering and operations is required
  • Good communications skills; shows tact, effective listening skills and follow through
  • Can effectively deliver training on newly engineered solutions
  • Ability to provide clear and effective direction to less experienced staff and/or users
  • Must be able to evaluate network performance and interact with users to solve complex problem
  • Detail-oriented and organized; able to understand network evaluation criteria and be exact in assessments
  • Must closely follow network protocols and methodology
  • Ability to review the work of others and be able to detect errors or needed modifications


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


DoD 8570 IAT-2 or higher compliant required to start (CCNA R&S and CCNA-Security) CCNP or CCIE highly desired


5-8 years of directly related experience in network analysis and administration.

The work is typically performed in an office environment but will require some on-aircraft work

This work may require short-term TDYs to meet with users and/or perform aircraft analysis

Must be able to obtain a passport for OCONUS travel, if required. Existing passport highly desired

Lift over 35 LBS




As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors. With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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