Senior Network Development Engineer - Management Tools

Clearance Level
Network Engineering
Colorado Springs, Colorado

REQ#: RQ100736

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

A Bachelor of Science in Computer Science field or significant equivalent experience (ie., EE, CIS, CPE, MIS, IT) 
Proven network tools systems engineer with hands-on experience and knowledge of network architecture design, development and testing methodologies.
Experience planning, deploying, integrating, and testing upgrades to the network in both development and operational sites.

What sets you apart:

Strong Redhat Enterprise Linux experience (Red Hat Certified System Administrator preferred).
Experience with Network Automation to include both development and deployment of Network and Management systems.
Network Management and Monitoring Systems (MicroFocus Operations Bridge Manager Suite with Business Value Dashboards, NMMI with Net Performance Server and Traffic iSPI’s, Network Automation, Ops Analytics Orchestration, SiteScope,  HP System Insight Manager, JUNOS Space, Viavi GigaStor and Apex).
Experience loading and modifying MIBS and SEED files, writing scripts for network automation and developing fixlets to be used with IBM BigFix to efficiently deploy updates to the fielded environment.
Hands-on experience with monitoring, network diagnostic, and network analytic tools.
Experience using protocol analyzers/sniffers (such as tcpdump, Wireshark, OPNET ACElive & ITGuru).
Authentication & encryption methods/capabilities (TACACS+, Active Directory, GPO’s and GEM One Encryptor Manager).
Understanding of standard DOD security practices such as, STIG compliance and system accreditation implementation efforts.
Proven experience with Ansible.
Proven network traffic analysis, diagnostic and troubleshooting experience.
Ability to interact effectively with project teams, managers and end users
Solid ability to grasp and apply new information quickly and handle increasing responsibilities with growing complexity

Candidates with experience in the following areas are desired: - A solid understanding of the OSI Model, TCP/IP, routing protocols BGP and OSPF. - Experience in UDP multicast, SONET, MSPP, VLANs, GRE Tunnels, and TCP/IP network designs. - Hands on experience with multi-vendor switching routing (Juniper) - Industry vendor certifications from Juniper (JNCIA, JNCIS, JNCIP, JNCIE) required and Cisco (CCNA, CCNP) a plus.

Travel to remote locations to perform network installations in accordance with Program configuration management processes, independently perform troubleshooting, and provide status updates to Program personnel.

Candidate must possess DoD 8570 Certification at IAT II or higher (Security+, GSEC, SCNP, SSCP, CISSP, GSE, SCNA)

This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by December 8, 2021 or the start date, if after December 8.

The likely salary range for this position is $92,800 - $139,200, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.

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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.