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Red Switch Engineer /Architect in Herndon at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 3/14/2018

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Job Description

General Dynamics Information Technology is hosting a virtual event for this position on December 13th . Please schedule a time that works best for you to speak to the recruiter for this position – Polina Damiano. Interviews can be done from the comfort of your home, car or on a work break. I am excited to meet you virtually!!

Click here to set up your virtual interview.


  • Define service from a day-to-day operations perspective; establish standards for their service.
  • Build operational Operations and Maintenance (O&M) checklists to maintain the service (daily, weekly, monthly, yearly O&M checklists); build Tactics, Techniques and Processes (TTPs) and Standard Operating Processes (SOPs) associated with service checklists.
  • Oversee the daily DRSN execution and maintain an expert view of the current DRSN’s state operations.
  • Oversee the vulnerability and remediation process associated with the DRSN service.

Expertise Requirements:

  • Must possess a thorough understanding of all aspects of operations and technologies.
  • Should be able to multitask and work well under pressure.
  • Must stay abreast of industry developments and applicable Government regulations.
  • Performs audits, operational analysis and risk assessments.
  • Makes recommendations for enhancing services.
  • Researches operational issues and providing mitigation recommendations
  • Formulates policies and procedures
  • Develops processes and procedures.
  • Needs strong oral and written communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills, as well as excellent judgment and self-motivation.
  • Works independently with little to no supervision researching new technologies or comparing technologies to meet the customers need while providing an unbiased opinion.

Job Requirements

5-7 years of intensive and progressive experience in the candidate’s field of study and specialization. Experience in lieu of education will be considered.

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. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.