In a recent survey of more than 500 professionals with active federal security clearances on ClearanceJobs.com, General Dynamics IT was named a top 10 employer among federal government contractors. In addition to ranking top employers, candidates also provided criteria that set those employers apart. Challenging/interesting work, office environment and benefits were some of the top attributes that differentiated General Dynamics IT among other employers.
“Our employees enjoy working at General Dynamics IT because of the unique missions we support and our focus on the customer,” said Leyla Balaskas, staffing and sourcing at General Dynamics IT.
HOT JOBS: Now Hiring Mission-Focused Systems Administrators in Langley, Va.
General Dynamics IT is currently hiring for systems and network administrators with secret and above clearances for positions in Langley, Va., supporting the U.S. Army. The positions generally require a bachelor’s degree and a minimum of four to six years of experience. Military service can count toward the experience or degree requirements.
“Positions supporting this program are very mission focused with a tactical mindset,” said Balaskas. “It’s a constant high-speed, fast-moving and team-based environment.”
This program, which supports the U.S. Army by providing multinational intelligence and information-sharing capabilities, is an example of one of General Dynamics IT’s unique missions.
For veterans, these opportunities offer a great way to continue to serve with a team who works with a military mindset.
“We have hundreds of open positions with secret level and above clearances on this program,” said Balaskas.
General Dynamics IT has thousands of cleared positions, which range from the network to systems administration, open across the company and is currently hiring IT candidates across the United States.
TIPS FOR APPLICANTS
Meticulously read the requirements before you apply, particularly if there’s a certain job you’re interested in. When applying to a specific job, the more your resume showcases that you meet the requirements, the greater your likelihood of being contacted for an interview.
“Candidates should tailor their resume to fit the job requirements as much as possible,” said Balaskas. “I also recommend that you list years of experience with each of the tools mentioned in the job requirement on the top of the page, it gives our recruiters a quick glance to know if you’re a fit.”
OPPORTUNITIES AT GDIT
General Dynamics IT has many openings available and opportunities for growth within the company. All interested candidates are encouraged to visit the General Dynamics IT website and apply to an open position. Candidates are also encouraged to join a talent community to receive updates on current and future career opportunities and events.
“If an interested candidate doesn’t know what position to apply for, I would recommend reaching out to a recruiter to start a conversation,” said Balaskas. “We have ongoing hiring needs and frequent position openings that are always open to qualified candidates applying.
Interested in contacting a recruiter or learning more about the exciting career opportunities available? Visit General Dynamics IT on the Cleared Network.