Network Engineer

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Network Engineering
Not Applicable

REQ#: RQ51810

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

Supports planning, designing, engineering, development, testing, configuring, deployment, and 24/7 operations of secure Global IT/Telecommunications systems/networks (WAN/VPNs/IPSEC).  The team is operationally focused to meet both quick react and strategic customer objectives.  Domestic and international travel possible up to four trips (1-2 weeks each) per year.

Responsible for the design and development of voice, video, radio-frequency, and/or data communications networks. 

Provides expert level analysis of voice, video, radio-frequency, and/or data communications networks, including planning, designing, evaluating, selecting, and upgrading operating systems and protocol suites and configuring communication media with concentrators, bridges, and other devices.

Plans network layouts and configures systems to user environments.

Experience defining, designing and implementing multi-layer VOIP networks. 

Experience specifying, testing, and operating both hardware and software defined firewalls (Cisco FirePower). 

Experience detecting and preventing network intrusions and DNS attacks along with performing network log analysis. 

Plans network layouts and configures systems to user environments. 

Experience with both Linux and Windows operating systems and ability to maintain and configure network interfaces to routers and switches. 

Experience with Field travel, and interfacing with other network operations centers.

Experience with configuring, testing, and managing Cisco networking equipment. 

Hands on experience with IT system monitoring and management tools (ie SolarWinds & InterMapper). 

 Strong understanding of TCP/IP and IP Address management. 

12. Practical experience with OpenVPN and IPSEC tunneling.

13. Strong debugging, troubleshooting, and network performance-tuning skills.

14. Ability to develop good engineering and programming practices and build workflows.

15. Analyzes network topologies as well as traffic and capacity requirements. 

16. Analyzes network topologies and traffic and capacity requirements.

Supports the acquisition of hardware and software as well as subcontractor services as needed.


Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.

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.