Network Engineer

Clearance Level
Network Engineering
Arlington, Virginia

REQ#: RQ92378

Travel Required: 10-25%
Requisition Type: Regular

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 we can’t turn into opportunity. 

Our work depends on a Network Engineer joining our team to support JSP-ETM activities in Arlington, VA. Due to the type of access this role entails, telecommuting is not allowed.

The Network Engineer is responsible for installing, configuring, monitoring and maintaining network devices (switches, routers) of data and communications networks as part of the Service Restoral Team. The candidate will work with Shift Manager, Tier I/II Service Desk Technicians, and the cable team to resolve customer impacting network outages, network changes and activation. Install, configure systems to user environments and maintain/monitor communications network devices. Provide Tier 3 support to the Network Operations Center (NOC). Support local area network (LAN) and wide area network (WAN). Analyzes, monitor network topologies, traffic and capacity requirements. Provide technical support and troubleshooting of routers and switches. May work odd hours to support facility maintenance actions to minimize customer impact. Other duties as assigned.

Shift: Tuesday - Saturday 2:00pm - 10:30pm

Required Qualifications:

  • Active Secret Clearance

  • Ability to obtain DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification

  • Ability to obtain one of the following Networking Certifications - Brocade, Cisco (CCNA/CCNP), Juniper (JNCIA/JNCIS/JNCIP), Aruba

  • Candidate must be willing to obtain an Aruba Certification within 90 days from start of employment

  • 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.

  • 3+ years of directly related experience in network administration.

  • Hands-on experience with the Network Administration data and voice communications networks

  • Must have hands-on experience/knowledge with Aruba networking systems

  • Willing to report onsite as indicated above

Desired Qualifications:

  • TS/SCI security clearance

  • BA/BS, 2+ years experience

  • Aruba Certification (ACSA and/or ACSP, depending on role)


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.