Active Network Design Engineer

Clearance Level
Engineering (General)
Fort Meade, Maryland

REQ#: RQ118018

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Pipeline

As an Active Network Design Engineer, you will be responsible for the following tasks:

  • Collaborating with teammates to create, implement, and troubleshoot new engineering designs
  • Translating requirements from internal stakeholders into engineering designs based on a standardized network architecture
  • Presenting proposed changes to the standardized architecture to internal review boards
  • Creating drawings and other configuration management documentation to track network changes
  • Troubleshooting switch, router, and firewall connectivity issues between various customer sites
  • Completing patching of all network devices (router, switch, firewall, etc.) in accordance with Sponsors policies
  • Performing quarterly reviews of all network device access control lists and rulesets

Required Qualifications:

  • At least 7 years of Cisco hardware configuration and maintenance experience, and 5 years of hands-on related experience.
  • Experience in an enterprise-scale network environment.
  • Proficient understanding of the OSI model, TCP/IP, and subnetting.
  • Demonstrated proficiency with Cisco switches and Cisco ASA firewalls.
  • Demonstrated experience with Tier II/III level troubleshooting.
  • Demonstrated experience configuring various routing protocols.
  • Demonstrated experience building IPSec and/or MACSec tunnels.
  • Strong shell scripting experience.
  • Secret Clearance required.

Certification Requirements:

DoD 8570 IAT II - one of the following IA certifications: CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP,GSEC, Security+ CE, CND, SSCP

Compute Environment Certification In addition to the baseline IA certification requirement for their level listed above the DoD 8570.1 mandate states IATs with privileged access must obtain appropriate Computing Environment (CE) certifications for the operating system(s) and/or security related tools/devices they support as required by their employing organization. (e. g. Microsoft certifications for Microsoft systems support technicians, Cisco certifications for Cisco technicians, Linux Certifications for Linux technicians or the specific system the IAT is spending most of their time supporting).

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.