• Enterprise Network Manager

    Posted Date 2 months ago(1/8/2019 2:39 PM)
    Job Location
    Information Technology
    Employment Type
    Full Time
    Hiring Company
    General Dynamics Mission Systems
  • Basic Qualifications

    Bachelor’s degree in a related specialized area or the equivalent experience is required plus a minimum of 8 years of
    relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 6 years of relevant experience to meet managerial


    Due to the nature of work performed at our facilities, US citizenship is required.

    Responsibilities for this Position

    General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for an Enterprise Network Manager.  This position provides an opportunity to further advance the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation’s core defense/intelligence services and systems.  General Dynamics Mission Systems employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.


    As a manager of the Enterprise Network team with the Mission Systems Information Technology (IT) organization, the successful candidate will develop, lead and grow an innovative, flexible and diverse team of technologists designed to meet complex, critical business needs for core IT services. She/he will ensure the reliability and performance of the enterprise network utilizing firewalls and IDS/IPS appliances for ingress/egress access in a secure manner, enabling the success of GD Mission Systems information technology Services.


    This position will report to the Senior Converged Network Manager within Infrastructure Services.

    • Responsible for Network Enterprise Services and technical staff primary for the Firewall and Security operations teams support the edge
    • Develop and mentor a diverse team of leaders and technical staff to support the mission critical business needs of a high performance engineering and manufacturing environment in the defense industry
    • Ensure IT personnel, processes and technologies are developed and implemented in line with business goals and objectives
    • Responsible for the development of short, medium and long-term technology and operational strategies aligned with business imperatives and working with the Enterprise Solution Architects
    • Develop and maintain relationships with IT leadership to understand, influence and meet ongoing needs for network services
    • Provide leadership and oversight for IT infrastructure technologies, projects and services; Ensure effective lifecycle management for network services and technologies including appropriate optimization and availability
    • Responsible for maintaining compliance with security policies and procedures
    • Understanding and adhering to GD-MS audit and compliance policies
    • Solid experience leading a technical organization responsible for mission critical IT infrastructure systems
    • Demonstrated experience managing a complex technology service organization with strong knowledge of best practices in network systems and services
    • Proven experience planning and execution skills in support of projects or teams with limited oversight
    • Ability to lead enterprise sized projects of high complexity within multiple functional domains
    • Strong proficiency in use of influence skills and ability to adjust individual and team activities to meet objective of team or project
    • Experience with and knowledge of fundamental information security practices and procedures particularly those common to working in the defense sector
    • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively and effectively with a wide range of individuals including technical staff and IT leadership
    • A commitment to staff development and the skills necessary to provide mentoring and support for continuous career development
    • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing with non-technical and technical audiences
    • Ability to manage a risk profile and design effective mitigation strategies
    • Capability to communicate and manage various supplies and vendors of networking technology
    • May be required to travel
    • Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required



    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 13,000+ 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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