Currently, we are seeking a skillful and cutting-edge Network Engineer with Firewall Experience in Washington, DC. The successful candidate must have a government security clearance, per contract requirements.
Job Functions and Responsibilities
Designs and plans network systems.
Provides specifications and detailed schematics for network architecture.
Provides specific, detailed information for hardware and software selection, implementation techniques, and tools for the most efficient solution to meet business needs, including present and future capacity requirements.
Conducts testing of network systems.
Maintains technical expertise in all areas of network and computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, switchers, firewalls, hubs, bridges, gateways, etc.
Evaluates and provides reporting on new network technologies to enhance capabilities of the network.
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent plus five (5) years related experience or Master’s Degree plus three years related experience;
DOD 8570.01 IAT Level II or higher
Clearance is required prior to candidate starting
Detailed knowledge of Cisco and Juniper firewalls highly desired.
Experience in network engineering, O&M support, requirements analysis, product integration, network database baseline, and progress tracking.
Demonstrated experience in network engineering, planning, designing, provisioning, installation, operation, and maintenance.
Demonstrated experience with switches, routers, and firewall devices – such as Juniper firewalls
Demonstrated experience with mobility controllers such as Aruba
Experience with Samsung handheld devices preferred
Proficiency in PowerShell or other shell scripting tools.
Ability to assess current and future needs and priorities.
Experience as a primary contributor to a network engineering team providing network design, build, test, and implementation.
Excellent written and verbal communication, interpersonal skills, and team skills.
Ability to understand the needs of internal clients and translate their input into 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.