Network Engineer SOCOM - MacDill AFB , FL - TS/SCI

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Category
Network Engineering
Location
Tampa, Florida

REQ#: RQ53615

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: SSBI (T5)
Requisition Type: Regular

The Network Engineer (NE) performs tier three transport support in accordance with the SOCOM Information Enterprise (SIE) Operational Order (OPORD).  In addition to in-depth technical knowledge of the Government’s transport system (hardware and software), the NE must be detail oriented and have advanced troubleshooting and analytical skills.  The NE tests and analyzes elements of network facilities, including power, software, security features, communications devices, communications lines, modems and terminals.  The NE is responsible for the overall integration of the enterprise network as well as planning, modeling, simulation, design, installation, maintenance, management and coordination of the network.  The NE monitors and controls the performance and status of network resources by using software and hardware tools, as well as by identifying and diagnosing complex problems and factors affecting network performance.  The NE keeps his or her technical skills updated and studies vendor products, i.e. Cisco, Brocade, Juniper, etc to determine those which best meet the Government’s needs.  The NE provides guidance and direction for junior network support technicians Candidate must have advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (2013/2016)

Typical Duties

  • Engineering enterprise data, voice and video networks
  • Establishing and operating network test facilities
  • Maintaining a secure transfer of data to multiple locations via internal and external networks
  • Working with vendors, the Government, carriers and technical staff on network implementation, optimization and ongoing management
  • Providing high-level support and technical expertise in networking technology, including LAN/WAN hardware, switches, bridges and routers

Qualifications:

  • Required Education:  A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering, a Mathematics-intensive discipline, or a similar field. Significant relevant experience will be considered in lieu of formal education

  • Required Experience: Eight years of increasingly complex and progressive experience in computer systems and network engineering, including two years of specialized experience related to the candidate’s assigned task.

    Required Certification: Employment is contingent upon obtaining and/or maintaining required certifications

  • DoDD 8570.01-M IAT II (i.e. Security+, SSCP, CCNA-S, etc.)

         

          AND at least ONE of following certifications:

  • CCNP Collaboration OR 
  • CCNP Data Center OR 
  • CCNP Enterprise OR 
  • CCNP Security OR 
  • CCNP Service Provider OR 
  • CCDP OR 
  • CCIoT OR 
  • Aruba Certified Mobility Professional OR 
  • Juniper Networks Certified Specialist CCNP Routing and Switching

  • Physical Requirements
  • Sitting at desk. Phone use and PC or laptop. Filing required. May require lifting and carrying computer equipment, boxes of supplies or files up to 55 lbs. Extended periods of sitting while on PC/laptop or phone.

  • Equipment and Machines

  • General office equipment, which includes: telephone, fax machine, copier, PC/laptop, and other miscellaneous office equipment. Servers, routers and other computer equipment used in network operations.

  • Attendance

  • Work assignments dependent on requirements by the client. It is important to be able to work at least 8 hours a day for 5 days per week (Monday through Friday).
  • On-Call or after hours support to provide expert recommendations for troubleshooting issues will be required.

  • Travel

  • Continental and Oversees travel may be required.  It is important to maintain a current passport.

  • Other Essential Functions

  • Candidate must exhibit a professional behavior that promotes teamwork, fosters cooperation, and enhances productivity in the workplace. Must be well organized with the ability to coordinate, prioritize and execute multiple tasks simultaneously in a high-pressure environment. Ability to communicate verbally and in writing to work effectively with a variety of government, military and contractor personnel at all levels. Must be able to interface effectively with individuals at all levels of the organization. Grooming and dress usually business casual, but dependent on client’s standards. Must not pose a safety hazard to employees working in the same general area.
  • The position for which you are applying for requires a US government security clearance. This is to advise you, that should you be extended an offer, if you possess a dual citizenship (i.e., citizen of the US and another country), in order to be granted a clearance you will be required to relinquish your citizenship in the foreign country.

Job Family:

Network Engineering

Weekly Scheduled Hours:

40

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:

Top Secret/SCI

Clearance Level Must Be Able To Maintain:

Top Secret/SCI

Suitability:

No Suitability Required

Telecommuting Options:

Telecommuting Not Allowed

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.

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.