Join the team of men and women who solve some of the world’s most complex technical challenges. GDIT is seeking a Sr Network Engineer to join the AF DCGS Technical Operations Support program at Langley AFB, VA.
The Senior Network Engineer supports the Distributed Common Ground System (DCGS) Processing, Exploitation, Dissemination (PED) Operations Center (DOC). The Senior Network Engineer performs the configuration, integration, and upgrading of all network architectural components across the AF DCGS Enterprise.
Task: Tier 3 Network Infrastructure Management
Subtasks. The contractor shall:
Establish system performance parameters and sample critical network and information processing
Conduct network trend analysis and create reports and graphs monthly
Sort and file network traffic based on source and destination internet protocol (IP) addresses as needed
Establish baseline network configuration and performance parameters in support of unique ISR sensor data
Conduct network analysis to ensure performance of the network
Support design, installation, and integration of new routers and other equipment on the DPA
Establish proper data flows between DCGS nodes
Maintain network interface/port configurations, IP routing tables, firewall settings, filter tables, passwords, and performance controls
Maintain version control of the router operating system software at Government direction
Establish configuration and modification of device settings protecting the DCGS Security Boundary through Access Control Lists
Manage and operate software applications at all sites required to conduct network management of the DPA
Respond to hardware and software problems related to DPA equipment
Coordinate with Government leads to optimize Campus Area Network (CAN) routers, switches, and cryptographic devices
Install CAN/WAN equipment and develop and maintain documentation and drawings of all DPA
Develop and enforce a comply-to-connect standard for the DPA
Review all integration efforts to ensure engineering rigor and security practices are maintained across the DPA and advise Government leadership regarding any possible risks/concerns/improvements
Process and implement all network service request’s (NSR) and security approved ports and services requests (PSR)
Perform transition planning, integration, operations and maintenance (O&M) of ATM to Carrier
Ethernet/OTN, to include out-of-band network management
Develop and execute OTN test plan and procedures
Review requirements provided by the DCGS Program Office to determine bandwidth, performance, and Controlled Interface (CI) settings for establishing network configuration baselines and provide input back to COR or designated representative within 7 days of receipt
Minimum of seven (7) years of Network Infrastructure Management experience
Possess an IAT Level II certification and CCNP. CCNP may be substituted for CCNA and (4) years of enterprise networking experience
COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement: To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, 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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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.