Network Engineering and Administration Support – Latvia

Clearance Level
Network Engineering
Lielvarde, Latvia
Chantilly, Virginia
Chantilly, Virginia
Chantilly, Virginia

REQ#: RQ104507

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

GDIT has an exciting opportunity to support U.S. Army Europe in Leilvarde, Latvia as a member of our Enterprise Mission Information Technology Services program.

The Network Engineer will be responsible for the design, development, installation, and management of data communications networks as well as providing pro-active network management of switches routers, and other ancillary devices to ensure a constant state of readiness and availability. The Network Engineer will ensure the network is properly configured and operating efficiently while maintaining constant network availability and 100% network uptime.

Additional Job Duties:

  • Schedule and perform preventative maintenance checks and services (PMCS) on a regularly scheduled basis and provide touch labor service support as needed.

  • Assist the Outside Plant/Inside Plant Network Engineer with plant cable management for multiple network classifications.

  • Assist the team with logistics support as required.

  • Assist the Collaboration Engineer with VOIP related tasks.

  • Providing technical training, documentation, and technical assistance to Help Desk personnel and other organizations.

  • Work closely with Help Desk personnel and vendors for upgrade/change device hardware and software.

  • Maintain - and potentially acquire - the certifications necessary to meet the evolving needs of the mission.

  • Other duties as assigned.


  • 5+ years of demonstrated Network Engineering experience.

  • Must possess and maintain a Secret clearance

  • A CCNA, CCNP or equivalent industry certification is required.

  • Must meet DOD 8750 requirements and be eligible for IAT level II access upon hire for positions with elevated privileges and must obtain ITIL V4 Foundation within six months of hire. Additional specific certifications may be required, depending on job assignment.

  • Knowledge and experience with routing and switching protocols (e.g. OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, Spanning Tree Protocol, ISAKMP, ESP, SIP, SCCP, etc.)

  • Knowledge and experience with current Cisco IOS software and hardware features

  • Ability to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.

  • At least one Preferred Qualification....

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Completed CCNP Routing and Switching or CCNP Enterprise

  • Strong understanding of ISE design, protocols, profiles, management, and functions.

  • Ability to configure and troubleshoot DMVPN and GRE tunnels

  • Knowledge and experience with VoIP/collaboration systems

  • Knowledge and experience with HAIPE-based encryption devices

  • Knowledge and experience with data center networking

  • Understanding of network virtualization

The work is typically performed at client site locations, which requires proper safety precautions; work may require some physical effort in the handling of light materials, boxes or equipment.

#dpost #cjobs #cjpost #isdcj #GDITRecruiter

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement: To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, 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.

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.