Network Engineer

Clearance Level
None
Category
Network Engineering
Location
Washington, District of Columbia

REQ#: RQ71364

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT has an opportunity for a dynamic and collaborative Network Engineer to join our team supporting a Federal customer.  The Network Engineer designs, plans and builds communications networks. Also, configures routers and switches, and firewalls for LAN and WAN systems and VPN concentrators with appropriate network engineering and communications protocols. The Network Engineer coordinates LAN/WAN hardware/software improvements and/or enhancements, monitors the network utilizing industry leading technologies, provides innovative methods and technical solutions using the engineering design process, and  plans implementation of enhancements.

  • Analyzes customer requirements and provides solutions to a variety of technical problems of moderate complexity.
  • Performs maintenance and upgrade of networks including servers, routers, switches, firewalls, remote access systems, and networks.
  • Maintains network integrity and connectivity while ensuring compliance with policies and maintains system backup and recovery capability.
  • Coordinates hardware and software acquisition.
  • Creates plans and configures systems for data communication networks.
  • Supports the design and build of hardware and software components for computer or telecommunications networks.
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.


DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 2+ years of experience.

Additional Requirements

  • 7+ years-experience with Network Access Control (NAC) and the related technologies and protocols, including a working knowledge of PKI, 802.1X, DNS, DHCP, SNMP, and VPN.
  • 5+ years Cisco ISE implementation and ongoing operational maintenance experience
  • Ability to analyze, test, troubleshoot, and resolve problems as well as identify deficiencies and solutions to improve the network environment.
  • Working knowledge of PKI, 802.1X, 802.11x, DNS, DHCP, SNMP, and VPN.
  • Administrator level experience on Windows operating system.
  • Familiarity with security standards and best practices such as NIST 800-53, FIPS 140-2.
  • Government issued security clearance at a Public Trust level, or eligibility to obtain and maintain this clearance.

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.