Project Network Engineer w/TS/SCI

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Information Security
Springfield, Virginia

REQ#: RQ101216

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Network Engineer who performs research, requirements analysis, design, installation, documentation, troubleshooting, and sustainment of local- and wide-area network hardware and services. Develops system specifications, architecture designs, integration and test plans, and all relevant documentation. Develops risk management and mitigation strategy. Maintain compliance with QA standards as well as ensuring service performance indicators are met or exceeded.  Experience in reviewing Mission related change requirements such as Requests for Change (RFCs) and approved Change Requests (CRQs) and determining impacts on Transport activities across the Enterprise while providing Technical solutions and cost impacts. Experience in complex telecommunications applications involving all phases of telecommunications network design, implementation, and analysis.


  • Focus will be on Requirements Analysis, Development and Implementation
  • Engineer and implement solutions for Projects based on customer Change Requests
  • Serve as the technical representative for assigned projects.
  • Provide recommendations on newly submitted actions items.
  • Coordinate issues with the appropriate owners/organizations.
  • Provide concurrence on decisions or recommendations by assigned suspense.
  • Elicit requirements using interviews, document analysis, surveys, site visits, scenarios, business analysis and test/workflow analysis.
  • Write requirement specs according to standard templates.
  • Decompose high-level business and user requirements into functional requirements.
  • Represent requirements using alternative views, such as analysis models (diagrams).
  • Perform requirement analysis and verification, ensuring requirement statements are complete, consistent, concise, comprehensible, traceable, feasible, unambiguous, and they conform to standards.
  • Manage requirements traceability information and track requirements status throughout the review process.
  • Identify requirement errors and defects, and write response statements to appropriate owners/organizations.
  • Support network traffic analysis and bandwidth optimization efforts to ensure attainment of performance and availability objectives.
  • Evaluate and report on new/emerging network/communication technologies to enhance capacity, performance and reliability of the network.
  • Evaluate and recommend changes and/or technology upgrades to address performance, standardization and industry best practices
  • Follows all Customer network security processes and procedures, ensures compliance with all Government policies.
  • Develop and maintain network architecture diagrams.


  • BS Degree and 10+ years related technical experience in Network and Transport technologies, tools, and techniques or equlivant combination of years of expereince and education
  • 5+ years experience with large-scale enterprise/global networks in a high paced diverse environment
  • Security Clearance: active TS/SCI
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a CI polygraph
  • Ability to work independently with little direction and guidance
  • Network design, engineering, and implementation (Advanced Level)Creation of network related Rough Order Magnitude (ROM) equipment lists and costing
  • Ability to estimate labor needed to complete planning, engineering, procurement, and installation of complex Enterprise Transport solutions
  • Understanding of DISA and IC standards and processes
  • Excellent writing and communication skills, including the ability to develop analytical documents and present oral presentations to senior/executive management
    - Interpersonal skills, to help negotiate priorities
  • An understanding of how to practice requirements engineering according to several hardware/software development life cycles in a team environment.
  • Knowledge of product management concepts and how Enterprise network products are positioned and implemented
  • Proficient is MS Office suite – Visio, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Project
  • Ability to work weekends and evening hours as needed
  • Understanding and experience with the DoD Architecture Framework and other key DoD network architecture and strategic planning instructions
  • Experience with CISCO and Juniper: switches, routers, as well as Cryptographic devices, IPSEC.
  • Experience with Network analysis tools (CISCO Network Analysis Modules, Solar Winds Network Management, OPNET NetOne, HP Network Node Manager, etc.)
  • Experience with CISCO and Juniper firewall/VPN devices
  • Experience with supporting  IP services to connect to NIPRNET, SIPRNET and JWICS (IPv4, VPN, IPv6, Multicast, QOS, SDN, SNMP, VOIP, VTC, etc)
Desired Skills:
  • Master's degree in Computer Science or related field
  • CISCO CCNP, CCVP, CCNA or CCDP (or equivalent)
  • ITIL v3 Foundations


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.