Field Technician III (secret required) - Rome, NY

Clearance Level
Field Engineering
Rome, New York

REQ#: RQ128985

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

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day. We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can’t turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a Field Technician joining our team to support GDIT activities.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operations and maintenance of communications/computer systems and networks

  • Installs communications/computer systems in accordance with the respective installation spec

  • Troubleshooting and support of communications systems/networks

  • Working knowledge of Cisco system support/maintenance, VMware ESXi system support/maintenance, Active Directory, Windows Server 2019, HBSS, ACAS, SQL, SolarWinds, and Splunk preferred

  • End-user support and training on communications systems/networks

  • Administer network/cyber security policies and procedures

  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned

  • Participates in special projects as required

  • Focused on identifying customer needs and maintaining customer satisfaction

  • Must have a current DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification and active Secret security clearance

Education, Experience, and Clearance Requirements:

  • Current DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification and active Secret security clearance

  • Associate’s Degree in a related technical discipline or the equivalent certification/experience

  • 3-5 years of directly related experience supporting network operations

Aptitude Focus:

Functional knowledge of routers, switches, and related network hardware and software
Functional knowledge of the principles and techniques used in network operations/maintenance
Functional knowledge of VMware hypervisor operations/maintenance
Functional knowledge of Microsoft/Linux operating systems
Functional knowledge of cyber security

Working Conditions:

The work is typically performed in an office environment and at the client site location in .  Work may require some physical effort in the handling of light materials, boxes or equipment.  The primary workspace is a 24/7/365 network maintenance center. This position is covered under a Collective Bargaining Agreement with the Communications Workers of America Local 1126 through June 2, 2022.

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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.