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General Dynamics Information Technology Firewall Administrator - Remote in Devens, Massachusetts

Type of Requisition: Regular

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret

Job Family: Network Engineering

As the largest pure-play IT services provider serving the U.S. government sector, GDIT is where you can come to be successful. Join a collaborative team, solving customer issues and accessing an array of resources for your success. Come join General Dynamics Information Technology team working with Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) .

As a Firewall Administrator, you will be responsible to troubleshoot, analyze firewall system logs, apply firewall rules, and participate in network refresh and new site installation initiatives.

In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Work within a team environment, troubleshoot, identify root cause analysis and resolve network issues.

  • Develop, submit, and implement Firewall Change Requests (FCR).

  • Coordination with firewall team and LAN engineers to implement firewall changes and plan for technical refreshes.

  • Participate in new technology releases as applicable to firewall.

  • Provide status reports to contract and customer leadership.

  • Attend meetings and briefings as required to provide technical expertise.

Qualifications:

  • Clearance: Minimum of Active DoD Secret with Ability to Attain TS.

  • Certifications:

  • CompTIA Security+ CE (Or other DoD 8570 IAT Level II Compliant Certification. Ex: CCNA Security).

  • Checkpoint Certified Security Associate (CCSA) or higher CheckPoint certification.

  • Experience: 5 years’ experience, to include

  • Firewall experience.

  • Understanding of industry standard network environments, to include firewall and security hardware and software.

  • Knowledge and experience with Information Assurance (IA) best practices.

  • Experience with LAN/WAN operations.

  • Working knowledge of DoD security regulations, guidelines, and policies.

  • Installation, configuration, and sustainment of network equipment.

Additional Job Description

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.

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.

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