• Advanced Network Engineer

    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(1/7/2019 10:24 PM)
    Job Location
    Required Clearance
    Employment Type
    Full Time
    Hiring Company
    General Dynamics Mission Systems
  • Basic Qualifications

    Bachelor's of Science degree in Engineering, a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience) plus a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience.



    Department of Defense Secret security clearance is required at time of hire and must meet eligibility requirements for a Top Secret clearance. 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.


    Additionally, applicants must meet the eligibility requirements for a controlled billet in accordance with DoD Instruction 5210.42 Nuclear Weapons Personnel Reliability Program (PRP). 

    Responsibilities for this Position

    General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for an Advanced Network Engineer.  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 member of the cyber security team, supports the system security design effort, security requirements analysis, and security requirements flow down to the program elements
    Executes or supports the execution of the development of program required security documentation, including items such as security plans, contingency plans, and security tests plans and procedures in compliance with the IA policy
    Generates or supports the generation of Assessment and Authorization (A&A) or Certification and Accreditation (C&A) documentation for the program
    Executes or supports execution of A&A or C&A activities
    Executes the security testing and evaluation to ensure the correct implementation of security requirements
    Executes security scanning and the analysis of the scan results
    Supports the Assessment and mitigation of system security threats and risks throughout the program life cycle
    Supports secure maintenance
    Contributes to the completion of major programs and projects with the execution of the system security activities
    Plans and executes project tasks for activities described above

    Proficient use and understanding of systems engineering concepts, principles, and theories
    Proficient understanding of cyber security specifications such as Risk Management Framework (RMF), DIACAP, STIGs and other government security specifications and guidelines
    Proficient knowledge of cyber security technology and trends
    Contributes to the achievement of business objectives
    Recognizes and incorporates various security designs and lessons learned
    Strong written and verbal communications skills
    Able to sell concepts and ideas
    Proficient ability in communicating issues, impacts, and corrective actions as they affect the cyber design and implementation
    Proficient ability to clearly report relevant cyber systems engineering design
    Regular contact with senior levels of internal security work groups
    Ability to participate in or lead security work groups
    Works under limited direction
    Contact with project leaders and other professionals within the Engineering department and with project teams
    Maintains contact with the external customers' security professionals
    Creative thinker, good multi-tasker
    Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
    Must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance

    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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