NetOps Engineer - Ft. Meade, MD or Chantilly, VA - Top Secret clearance required - Military Veterans

at General Dynamics

Fort Meade, Maryland

Responsibilities for this Position
Location: USA MD Fort Meade - Fort Meade (MDC025)
Full Part/Time: Full time
Job Req: RQ101474

Type of Requisition:

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Top Secret

Public Trust/Other Required:

Job Family:
Network Engineering

Job Description:

GDIT is seeking a NetOps Engineer to help supportan exciting new CloudServiceOfferingcontract, Defense Enterprise Office Solutions (DEOS). This position will require the employee to report full-time onsite in Fort Meade, MD or Chantilly, VA.

NOTE: This position is contingent upon contract tasking.

The NetOps Engineer will work with the ITSM Architect to identify, implement, test, and sustainNetOps tools to monitor and automate IT operations for the DEOS program.The Engineer will leverage AI/ML capabilities within or external to the NetOps tools to provideanomalydetection and behavioral correlation and integrate with ServiceNow to automate ticket creation and routing to appropriate teams.As the primary architect and implementer, you will be trusted to configure and maintain theplatformto support multiple government agencies,to help manage the DEOS environment with data-driven automation.

In this role, a typical day you will:
  • Writing Event and Alert rules
  • Leverage APIs for components to communicate with NetOps tools and ServiceNow
  • Knowledge in selecting the configuration item bindings in event rules
  • Writing Alert correlation rulesusing scripting
  • Support development activities including troubleshooting and resolving issues in our dev, test and production environment.
  • Actively participate in agile meetings with product and program management
  • Brief customers on phone or in person for project kickoffs, progress reviews, or closeouts
  • Travel to customer site, customer engagements, or GDIT office when required
  • Have a proactive attitude and a willingness to "go the extra mile" to get the job done

Additionally, GDIT is seeking a candidate that has integratedNetOps tools withServiceNowto achieve business outcomes. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Acts as ahigh leveltechnical expert and addresses issues relating to systems integration and compatibility.
  • Works with project managers, developers, and end users to ensure application designs meet business requirements.
  • Estimates size and schedule for software enhancements.
  • Reviews existing programs and assists in making refinements, reducing operating time and improving current techniques.
  • Responsible for program design, coding, testing, debugging and documentation.
  • Instructs, directs, and checks the work of other task personnel.
  • Responsible for quality assurance review and the evaluation of existing and new software products.

Required Qualifications:
  • ActiveDoDTop Secret clearance
  • IAT Level II Certification
  • BA/BS Degree
  • 10years of experience(additional years of experience and/or certifications may be considered in place of education)
  • 3+ years managingNetOps tools
  • Integration experience withITSM tools, such as ServiceNow
  • Integration experience with monitoring and management of Microsoft collaboration services in a large-scale environment a plus
  • Integration experience with monitoring and management of commercial cloud services (AWS, Azure, GCP) is a plus
  • Experience with Agile software development is a plus
  • Ability tothrive in a highly collaborative, fast-paced, growth-focused environment
  • Able to report onsite as indicated above


Scheduled Weekly Hours:

Travel Required:

Telecommuting Options:
Some Telecommuting Allowed

Work Location:
USA MD Fort Meade

Additional Work Locations:
USA VA Chantilly

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement: To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

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.


Fort Meade, Maryland

General Dynamics is a global aerospace and defense company.

Our portfolio spans the realm of the world's most technologically advanced business jets, wheeled combat vehicles, command and control systems and nuclear submarines. We offer these through our five business groups: Aerospace, Combat Systems, Information Technology, Mission Systems and Marine Systems.

General Dynamics employs thousands of people across the globe, with locations in more than 45 countries. We rely on the skills of our employees and their knowledge of customer requirements to deliver best-in-class products and services.

Who We Are Looking For 

General Dynamics is seeking military veterans and military spouses across the country who bring a deeply rooted skillset that includes team-oriented approaches to problem-solving, demonstrations of leadership and an overall commitment to the mission of the organization.  We recognize the knowledge and skills gained during your military experience are invaluable to the success of a team. We’re proud of the thousands of veterans and military professionals who have chosen to apply their leadership, teamwork and problem-solving skills to a career at General Dynamics and to continue supporting the mission of those serving today.

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At General Dynamics, our employees are the heart of our company. We rely on their dedication to excellence and their intimate knowledge of customer requirements to meet the needs of customers around the globe, day in and day out. Our employees' unique blend of skill, innovation and agility drives our continued success, and we take our responsibility to them seriously. If you are a military veteran or military spouse ready to advance your career, view our available career opportunities to the right for more information and to apply today!

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