Senior Telecommunications Manager

Clearance Level
Network Engineering
Durham, the USA

REQ#: RQ118172

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is looking for a Senior Telecom Manager to manage the Network and Security operations for Federal Civilian customer, as part of a large infrastructure contract. You will be managing a nationwide network with 100’s of endpoints on the WAN and LAN, and be responsible for Security operations (Firewall etc). You will also manage the data center network infrastructure for several data centers.

This is a dynamic environment with constantly changing priorities and you should be flexible in your approach. This is an opportunity to get involved in an evolving environment with Software Defined Networking and Zero Trust Networking to look forward to.
The ideal candidate will have experience working on performance based federal contracts and will be comfortable working with federal customers, vendors and GDIT management in an environment of similar size or larger. Because of the security operations aspect, the candidate will need to have an active Secret clearance. Cisco certifications, such are CCIE or CCNA are also required.

May manage the development of policies and procedures and ensures their conformance with the departments goals and company/customer objectives

Manages the development and administration of schedule and performance requirements; may have budget responsibilities

Manages and prioritizes network needs and analyzes project costs and feasibility

Keeps well-informed of new technologies and industry best practices and trends and then plans and advises for implementation

Oversees ordering process to meet objectives effectively and economically

Plans new routing revisions to ensure that the network databases are consistent with network plans

Ensures that traffic planning software is developed and revised to accurately report traffic levels

Manages voice network reconfiguration

Manages vendor relationships and billing reconciliations

Provides guidance and solutions to ensure the network needs align with the strategic departmental initiatives

Responsible for long-term planning, including circuit forecasts, traffic studies, and other network performance criteria

SCOPE OF ROLE: Manages a medium to large team or department of multiple disciplines. Medium to High Complexity. Direct reports are typically exempt and often include other people managers

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: BA/BS or equivalent, 5+ years of experience

The likely salary range for this position is $128,000 - $192,000, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.

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About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, 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.

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