Network Technician

Clearance Level
Network Engineering
Fort Wainwright, Alaska

REQ#: RQ105087

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

Primary system, Cisco Networking Devices.

  • Configure, document, test, troubleshoot, create, and/or modifies network documentation related to the internal simulations network, to include Cisco firewalls, routers and switches for training exercises. Able to troubleshoot TCP/IP, multicast and UDP network traffic flows as well as tunneling encryption devices.

  • Responsible for applying system updates and quarterly patches/IAVAs, SRG/STIGS, configuring access control lists, analyzes, tests, and/or modifies network devices, and software programs, in order to provide pertinent solutions to system users, based on and related to user or system design specifications.

  • Responsible for planning, development, and execution of encrypted network connections to outside entities in support of constructive simulation exercises. Provide timely reaction, troubleshooting and resolution to any network related issues that arise. Participate in After Action Reviews and maintain documentation for best practices.

  • Must be able to work with other members of the team and willing to cross train on like systems. Also must be able to work with other employees for the accurate portrayal of organizational and operational activities during all simulation exercises. Reviews and updates network requirements for accuracy, and compliance with applicable doctrine.

  • Participates in special projects as required.

  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision and to perform shift work when required.


  • 3-5 yrs of directly related experience supporting information systems operations and training. (8 years training experience preferred.)

  • Additional Requirements include lifting, bending and climbing as required to support military exercises and training.

  • Occasional travel to and from Anchorage/ Ft. Richardson, AK and other areas in support of military training and exercises. Must have a valid driver’s license.


  • Secret Clearance Required; must be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret level clearance.  Top Secret (Preferred)


  • CompTIA Security+; or able to be obtained within 6 months of employment.

  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) or Equivalent

  • DoD 8570.O1M IAT Level II Certified


Bachelor Degree in a related technical discipline; or the equivalent combination of education; technical certifications or training; or work experience.

This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Texas or Montana or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.

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.