Technical Analyst

Clearance Level
Interim Secret
Cyber Security Technical Analysis
Dahlgren, Virginia

REQ#: RQ104388

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Pipeline

Join GDIT and be part of the team of men and woman that solve the world’s most complex technical challenges.  The team is searching for a Technical Analyst to join the program in support of a Navy Customer in Dahlgren, VA.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manage the Fiber Optic Website updates including making design modification recommendations and providing data updates. This effort will require on site personnel at NSWCDD, Dahlgren, VA

  • Maintain the Recommended Fiber Optic Components Parts List to include updating qualified and approved fiber optic components, updating points of contact for each company identified on the parts list, and updating technical content with a monthly periodicity

  • Manage, coordinate, and track open actions for military fiber optic component specifications and standards

  • Coordinate with Navy Shipyards/Planning Yards for improving fiber optic Configuration Management (CM) efforts on multiple Navy platforms and provide ship visit planning and ship visit documentation

  • Develop and maintain metrics related to tracking fiber optic deficiencies discovered during ship visits on multiple platforms

  • Use and enforce the use of approved/qualified shipboard fiber optic components in accordance with Navy recommended Fiber Optic Components Parts List and Qualified Product Database (QPD)

  • Procure, fabricate, configure, and repair various fiber optic components in accordance with U.S. Navy shipboard standard methods

  • Provide training to junior personnel with respect to fabricating, configuring, and repairing various fiber optic components

  • Provide technical assistance to all fiber optic engineers in the Fiber Optic Section to meet sponsor initiatives

  • Use safety initiatives in working with hazardous materials pertaining to the procurement, fabrication, configuration, and repair or fiber optic components

  • Use Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) among other critical safety documents to ensure proper precautions are adhere to while working in the Fiber Optic Lab

  • Manage the inventory of fiber optic tools, materials, and consumables that are available in the Fiber Optic Lab at NSWCDD

  • Provide guidance to the Government on what inventory items are deficient and require replenishment

  • Use and enforce the use of Navy approved fiber optic test equipment.

  • Coordinate the calibration of fiber optic test equipment

  • Organize fiber optic safety training with safety personnel at NSWCDD

  • Provide technical assistance with Fiber Optic documentation generation such as whitepapers, Military standards and specifications, and briefing materials

  • Provide technical assistance with document review and comment adjudication


  • Five (5) years of expertise in the area of website maintenance

  • Knowledgeable of military fiber optic specifications, standards, and qualified fiber optic components

  • Shall be qualified and certified to the CORE, Single Ferrule, Multi-terminus, Testing requirements per Requirement 1306 of MIL-STD-1678-1D. Certified by NAVSEA to applicable fiber optic proficiencies such as all of the fiber optic installer modules per requirement 1306 of MIL-STD-1678-1D and MIL-STD-2042C

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 Texas or Montana 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.