We are seeking a Network Engineer to join the National Institute of Health (NIH) Center for Information Technology. In this role you will support world-class biomedical research at NIH by delivering Information Technology services and products that ensure NIH scientists and administrative staff receive the quality IT support.
In this role, a typical day will include:
Responding to customer incidents and troubleshooting outages
Provide dedicated operational support for the NIH facilities network
Act as an escalation point for junior staff for issues.
Work as part of a 24x7 on call rotation in support of incidents.
Implement network infrastructure components for new locations.
Configurate and implement new VLANs, BVI, port channels, and other advanced network components
Deploying/upgrading new network devices
Update diagrams and inventory information as part of maintenances
Leverages monitoring and automation tools for proactive improvements to the network
BS Degree in Computer Science or equivalent
Minimum of two years of experience with Network Engineering using Cisco products
CCNA Certification or higher
Able to lift/move heavy network equipment.
Must possess or be able to obtain NIH Clearance / Public Trust
Experience with Wireless Infrastructure / 802.1x
CCNP or higher
Network strategic planning, solutions design, capacity planning, and oversight of large-scale multi-vendor network
About Our Work
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.
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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.