Network Administrator - Minimum Secret Clearance required (SSBI/T5 Preferred) - Kosovo

Clearance Level
Secret
Category
Network Engineering
Location
FERIZAJ, Kosovo

REQ#: RQ104038

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: SSBI (T5)
Requisition Type: Regular

Duties and requirements include:

• Knowledge and experience installing and configuring routing, switching, and current Cisco networking software (most current versions of Cisco IOS) are essential.
• Must be proficient with installation, configuration, and management of network devices to include routers, switches, and ancillary network devices and networking software as part of the Local and Wide Area Network.
• Experience with provisioning and maintaining VoIP devices.
• Experience ensuring network devices are IAVA compliant and able to troubleshoot of network deficiencies to determine the best approach to mitigate issues / risks.
• Knowledge of TACLANE and other cryptographic devices to include configuration, key management, and troubleshooting are essential.
• Knowledge of WAN circuits and experience managing Promina multiplexer devices.
• Works closely with the OSP/ISP Network Specialist to assist with Inside Plant, Outside Plant, Cabling, and Trenching services.
• Assists the OSP/ISP Network Specialist with OSP/ISP cable plant troubleshooting, repair, fabrication, and installation to include, copper/fiber, patch panels, MDFs, CAT 5/6, RJ-11, RJ-45 terminations, and perform necessary fiber optic, media converters, copper/fiber modems, UPS installation/repair/troubleshooting procedures.
• Understands and can install copper and fiber cabling and equipment in accordance with DoD TEMPEST standards, Army guide 3.15 General Cable Specifications, NSTISSI protective distribution system (PDS) installation guideline.
• Tests copper and fiber cabling for signal quality, degradation, throughput, continuity, and availability.
• Terminate and splice both copper and fiber optic cables.
• Maintains technical proficiency and ensures applicable certifications are kept current with the technology being implemented.
• Creates network and rack elevation diagrams using Microsoft Visio and/or PowerPoint in required formats to support network and system accreditation packages.
• Performs other duties and assignments as required.

- Candidate must possess at least a Cisco CCNA certification; CCNP preferred.  Additional Juniper certification or experience desired.
- Candidate must be able to meet local country SOFA eligibility requirements.
- Candidate must possess DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification on Day 1.
- Candidate must obtain ITIL Foundation certification within 90 days of hire.
- IT related degree preferred.
- Project Management certification a plus (Project+, CAPM, PMP).

This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Florida, Montana, Tennessee, Texas, or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.

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.