Secure Product Support Network Engineer
Annapolis Junction, MD 
Posted 21 days ago
Job Description
Basic Qualifications

Education Requirements:

Requires a Bachelor's degree in Engineering, or a related Science or Mathematics field. Also requires 2+ years of job-related experience or a Master's degree.

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 and its critical communications safe. The work we do is so advanced, our teams often redefine what's possible for the world. If you want to be a leader with the company that delivers smart solutions for our nation's challenges, this is your opportunity. If you want to support critical missions within the defense community, this is the place to start!

We apply advanced technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, Advanced Encryption, SNMP management, Cloud and Quantum technologies to solve our customers' missions in cyber, RF, undersea, interstellar and everything in between.

As a Secure Network Product Support Engineer, you'll design and build network systems and provide detailed specifications high security network architectures. You'll apply extensive technical expertise to provide solutions for DOD missions on hardware or software selection and implementation techniques. You will review and design systems to meet present and future security needs. This is your chance to not just work with the best technologies, but actually help create them. Think you're up to the task?

What you'll experience:

  • Technologies that aren't just top-notch, they're cutting-edge and often classified
  • A team of diverse talent unafraid to express ideas
  • Opportunities to grow and improve- develop yourself and others
  • A highly motivated and fast pace work environment
  • Travel 10 to 15%

What you bring to the table:

  • Technical expertise with deployment of Layer 1, Layer 2 and Layer 3 network technologies
    • Knowledge of commercial and government encryption standards
  • Experience with Microsoft operating systems
    • Hardened images
    • Deployment and field use
  • Expertise with interconnection of routers, hubs, bridges and gateways
  • Desire to become a Subject Matter Expert with secure network encryption products
  • Desire to represent the Cyber Systems organization as a technical contact and trainer
  • Strong knowledge of security practices and procedures
  • A desire to learn new networking concepts

What sets you apart:

  • Strong ability to develop solutions to highly complex problems that require significant ingenuity, innovation and creativity
  • Strong Mission focus- Company, DOD, and DOD Contractor missions and needs
    • Ability to assist with solutions via phone and Email
    • Ability to travel on site in support of mission requirements (Field Support)
  • Strong ability to coordinate activities efficiently:
    • From different time zones
    • Using technology- Phone, Email, Shared resources (MS Teams, Skype, Zoom)
  • The ability to speak to and manage a group of 20 to 30 students
    • The ability to motivate during complex assignments
    • The ability to communicate with a group that has varying skill and experience levels
  • Oral and written skills
    • Strong PowerPoint skills
    • Strong Microsoft Office skills
    • Oral skills that allow simple explanations for complex tasks
  • Strong independent judgement
    • Function well in a multi-tasked environment
    • Organize time and materials in a multi-task environment
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


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
2+ years
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