Network Engineer

Clearance Level
Network Engineering
Washington, District of Columbia

REQ#: RQ66097

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

General Position Responsibilities:

• Ability to communicate with users, stakeholders, and team members regardless of technical expertise
• Ability to assist in creation of network architecture scope, definition, gaps, construction, and execution
• Ability to assist in evaluating, analyzing, and designing networks
• Detail oriented; able to document and follow detailed instructions within test scripts as well as defects tracking documents (i.e., steps to recreate the problem)
• Understanding of testing concepts and how testing fits in with the overall project life cycle
• Detailed understanding of configuration of required network component or service technology
• Ability to create technical documentation for network design, build, and transition
• Familiarity with at least some of the following tools: SolarWinds, ServiceNow ITSM, Cisco SmartNet, Cisco ISE, and Wireshark

• Monitor the ticket queue for new requests
• Capture new requests as tickets, and document progress towards fulfillment in the ticket
• Work with requestors to capture and document explicit business, functional, and technical requirements
• Document, update, and maintain accurate Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
• Draft change control documentation and employ DOE approved change management practices to authorize work activities
• Draft, update, and maintain system documentation

Network Management; Qualifications:
• Higher Level Qualification (e.g. degree) in a technical subject is desirable
• Vendor certifications are desirable but not essential
Work Experience:
• 8-10 years or more experience in network management work and technologies
• Experience cloud-based network architectures and management
• Experience using PCB layout tools (Cadence OrCAD and Allegro preferred)
Work Requirements:
• Work out of hours evenings, nights, weekends, bank holidays at reasonable request to perform production changes

Knowledge and Skill Requirements:
Essential Knowledge and Skills
• 10+ years hardware development experience in a communications-related product design
• Experience in 1G/10G/25G/100G Ethernet or other high-speed digital designs
• Validation of design via physical measurements and functional test

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.