IBDSS Full Motion Video (FMV) Network Engineer / Team Lead

Clearance Level
Secret
Category
Network Engineering
Location
Bagram, Afghanistan

REQ#: RQ51750

Travel Required: 75-100%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Job Description Summary:

Team GDIT is seeking a Network Engineer / Team Lead in support of the IBD-SS program’s FMV Sustainment of systems in the SWA area of operations. The Network Engineer / Team Lead will be engaged, responsible and proactive for the overall day-to-day functioning of direct reports, situational awareness of all personnel and program equipment status. The Theater Lead will be able to work under general direction from GDIT Leadership and accomplish all daily tasks. Candidate should always demonstrate effective communication, professionalism, problem-solving skills, and leadership. This position desires an individual who has past experience performing mechanical, electronic, and IT Networking tasks as well as skills performing installs, de-installs, testing of systems and components and performing Preventive Maintenance actions on a variety of systems belonging to the Elevated Sensors family of systems to include BETSS-C, Cerberus, RDISS, Radar, PTP radio, television and other communications & surveillance equipment components. A strong background in IT networks and Network Security is also desired. CONUS training in various locations will be required prior to deployment.

Primary Duties:

  • Responsible for developing and tracking direct reports daily and monthly.
  • Attend daily meetings and arrange demonstrations of the system and program to VIPs and visitors.
  • Uses hand tools, power tools, and electronics measuring and test equipment to troubleshoot, repair, and remove and replace components
  • Performs fault detection, isolation, and correction of software and hardware systems and components
  • Updates databases to input/extract data, informs Lead of job status and any issues encountered
  • Tracks and updates work orders to include the replacement of parts component serial numbers removed and replaced
  • May travel via military/commercial conveyances to outlying areas
  • Interacts and professionally exhibits customer service skills and be able to present a positive approach with customers and peers
  • Works in extreme environment and must be able to withstand physical demands of seasonal hot or cold temperatures and willing to live and operate in an austere environment
  • Must be willing to support up to an 84-hour Extended Work Week
  • Possesses a US passport that will not expire for at least 2 or more years and must have at least 4 consecutive blank pages for country visas
  • Must be capable of meeting standards of fitness for deployment to the SWA of Operations

Desired Qualifications:

  • Must be a team player with effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Willing and able to work on team projects and independently.
  • Relevant and recent experience supporting FMV or other Force Protection Systems is highly desirable
  • Working knowledge of on a variety of systems belonging to the Elevated Sensors family of systems to include BETSS-C, Cerberus, RDISS, Radar, PTP radio, television and other communications & surveillance equipment components
  • A strong background in IT networks and Network Security is also desired
  • Experience utilizing COLTS (or similar such as RCLS) and operating within the GCSS-A environment
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, PowerPoint, and Excel
  • Import/Export (ITAR/EXIM) compliance experience
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize commitments, and manage time effectively including attention to detail

Education Required:

  • Senior Level: BA/BS + 8-12 yrs. experience (15 yrs. Exp. in lieu of a degree)
  • Comp TIA Security+, Network+, or A+ certification as directed by the IBD-SS Program Manager
  • CCNA or higher level certification is highly desirable

Security Clearance:

Must have a US Secret security clearance

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.