Senior Network Administrator

Clearance Level
Top Secret
Systems Administration
Hohenfels, Germany

REQ#: RQ95182

Travel Required: 10-25%
Public Trust: SSBI (T5)
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT has an opportunity for a Senior Network Administrator to support U.S. Army Europe as part of our Enterprise Mission Information Technology Services (EMITS) program in Hohenfels, Germany.

The Sr. Network Administrator is responsible for managing the functionality routers, switches and firewalls as well as maintenance of the integrity and security of routers, switches and firewalls. The Sr. Network Administrator will also be tasked with maintaining network equipment and network diagram documentation as well as interacting with users, other administrators, and external technical Support services.

Other Job Duties:

  • Makes recommendations to purchase hardware and software, coordinates installation and provides backup recovery.

  • Develops and monitors policies and standards for allocation related to the use of network computing resources.

  • Develops and implements testing strategies and document results

  • Provides advice and training to end-users.

  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.

  • Participates in special projects as required.

  • Knowledge and experience with inline encryption devices (KG-175D, KG-250).

  • Knowledge and experience with Cisco Routers, Switches and ASA Firewalls.

  • Knowledge and experience with Cisco Unified Communication Manager

  • (CUCM) and Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express (CME).

  • Knowledge of Tactical communications equipment such as TCN, CPN, GATR Ball, and JNN.

  • Knowledgeable on network routing protocols such as BGP, OSPF and EIGRP.

  • Attend planning conferences as required.


  • Top Secret is required, with ability to obtain SCI

  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.

  • 5 years of directly related experience in Network Administration and analysis.

  • Experience with Routing Protocols; Cisco Unified Communication Manager & SolarWinds

  • Must obtain ITIL Foundation certification within 90 days of hire.

  • DOD 8570 IAT Level II Compliant. (Security +CE, CCNA or above.

  • Must obtain a computing environment certification within 6 months of hire.

  • Contingent upon Award of German TESA

  • Hardware/software troubleshooting skills & strong understanding of network troubleshooting.

  • Position may deploy to support organization in other countries within Europe.  No more than 30 days per instance.

  • Position may involve lifting heavy objects, repetitive actions and/or sitting for long periods of time.

TESA requirements:

  • A bachelors degree plus 3 years of recent specialized experience, OR;

  • An associates degree plus 7 years of recent specialized experience, OR;

  • A major certification plus 7 years of recent specialized experience, OR;

  • 11 years of recent specialized experience.

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.