Dept 442 Network Test Engineer

Electric Boat Newport News, VA

General Dynamics Electric Boat is the world's foremost designer and builder of nuclear submarines, the most complex machines made by man. The company's industry leadership extends back over a century to 1899 when it produced the U.S. Navy's first commissioned undersea warship. Today, Electric Boat prides itself on being the premier shipbuilding company in the industry. We develop and apply state of the art technology to the design and construction of nuclear powered submarines. With a team of highly skilled and dedicated employees, we have successfully taken submarine technology to a new level.

General Dynamics Electric Boat is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

Job Description

D442 C4ISR Systems Integration and Engineering is looking for network test engineers to maintain and administer Navy networks in Newport News, VA. Candidates shall have knowledge of computer network architecture, operating systems and application knowledge as well as an awareness of Information Assurance and network security requirements.

Responsibilities include the following:

* Perform network administrative duties including maintaining network IA compliance, interface and support end user needs, periodic network maintenance and network troubleshooting.

* Perform network system design and testing efforts

* Perform IA compliance reporting status

Candidates must be highly motivated, work well within a team environment and be willing to interact with other engineering disciplines and the navy crews.

Education/ Experience

Experience with the following required:

* Windows server administration

* Virtualization experience

* Windows client adiministration

* Basic information assurance hygiene

Experience with any of the following preferred:

* Background in navy networks and minimum of three years related experience

* Industry certifications to meet DoD 8140 requirements

* Security Center Experience

* HBSS\ACAS experience

* System Information and Event Management experience


The candidate should possess strong written and oral communication skills and perform well in a team environment. Previous exposure and experience with end users (Navy Crew) to train and maintain networks preferred.

Requirement: The successful candidate must meet DOD 8570 certification requirements within six months of employment start date.