We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important.
GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day. We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge that we can’t turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a Network Engineer joining our team to support Government activities at Herndon, VA.
At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Network Engineer directly supporting the customer, you will be trusted to provide critical development support to address the long-term mission goals of a high visibility and mission critical government office. In this role a typical day will include:
Working as part of a motivated, high-performing team
Resolving critical development challenges that negatively impact the customer’s mission
Collaborating with teammates and government customers to identify process improvements
Lending expertise and institutional knowledge to less experienced developers to improve the overall technical excellence of the team
Education: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.
Minimum of 15 years related experience.
Troubleshooting hardware devices, including servers, wireless access points, firewall, routers, switches, and controller. Designing, configuring and testing computer/server software and hardware. Experience diagramming and documenting system design and planning. Experience working with database query languages such as SQL. Knowledge of firewalls, Cisco, Netgear & HP network hardware and network monitoring software. Ensure data is protected from Cyber attacks. Work with the project team to to ensure the design is implemented also follow the requirement and design through testing, delivery and O&M.
Security Clearance Level: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Alignment to a mission-critical role that directly impacts the customer’s ability to effectively execute its mission.
Direct engagement with contractor leadership that centers upon career development/mobility, enhanced performance evaluation, and corporate information sharing & networking opportunities.
Placement on a dynamic team of talented professionals that organically fosters an environment of innovation, collaboration, and trust.
Analyzes customer requirements and solves unusually complex technical problems and provides solutions which are highly innovative.
Provides expert knowledge for maintenance and upgrade of networks including servers, routers, switches, firewalls, remote access systems, and networks.
Provides expert knowledge for network integrity and connectivity while ensuring compliance with policies and maintains system backup and recovery capability.
Coordinates the acquisition of hardware and software as well as subcontractor services as needed.
Creates plans and configures systems for data communication networks.
Evaluates new communications technologies to enhance capabilities of the network.
Maintains current and advanced knowledge of progressive and advancing technology as assigned.
Designs and builds the hardware and software components for computer or telecommunications networks.
Provides expert guidance and leadership to less-experienced network personnel.
May serve as a task or project leader. (Not a people manager)
May consult with executives and customers to deliver complex network solutions.
Recognized as a subject matter expert in a specific technology.
DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 15+ years of experience
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.