SYSTEM/NETWORK ARCHITECT

Clearance Level
None
Category
Network Engineering
Location
Martinsburg, West Virginia

REQ#: RQ63313

Travel Required: 10-25%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Pipeline

GDIT is seeking candidates to support the IT enterprise architecture strategy and standards, infrastructure and systems engineering, network engineering, enterprise service desk, and systems operations and maintenance services for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Office of Information Technology (OIT).

A Network Engineer:

  • Analyzes user’s requirements, concept of operations documents, and high-level system architectures to develop network requirements specifications
  • Guides users in formulating requirements, advises alternative approaches, and conducts feasibility studies
  • Analyzes network requirements and capacity and leads design and development activities
  • Provides technical leadership for the integration of network requirements, design, and technology
  • Incorporates new network plans, designs, and systems into ongoing operations
  • Develops network architecture and network design documentation
  • Guides network development and implementation planning through assessment or preparation of network engineering management plans and network integration and test plans
  • Designs and performs integration of new technologies into local and wide area networks
  • Provides advanced troubleshooting and problem resolution of complex network problems
  • Manages the transition and migration of networks and development of network addressing schemes
  • Interacts with the Government regarding Network Engineering technical considerations and for associated problems, issues, or conflicts
  • Ultimate responsibility for the technical integrity of work performed and deliverables associated with the Network Engineering area of responsibility
  • Communicates with other program personnel, government overseers, and senior executives 

Desirable Skills / Experience:

  • Provide research and implementation of enterprise system-wide network solutions/capabilities/enhancements to support customer business/mission goals and objectives
  • Evaluate and monitor health and performance of the network including hardware and management software
  • Assist with development and execution of test plans and supporting documentation of all network configuration upgrades, additions or revisions for customer approval before implementation
  • Evaluate and recommend changes and/or technology upgrades to address performance, standardization, and industry best practices

Education Required:

Bachelor’s Degree with 8 years of experience, or Master’s Degree with 4 years of experience

Certification(s):

  • Network Engineer Advisor (Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT), Network+, Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP), Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP), or Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
  • DoD 8570.01-M IAT Level II Computing Environment (CE) Certification as determined by the Program Manager is required prior to support on contract
  • Required Security Environment Certification: CompTIA Security+ CE or equivalent

Security Clearance:

Public Trust Security Clearance

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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.