Network Engineer Advisor

Clearance Level
Interim Top Secret
Network Engineering
Remote, Based in Arizona
Hybrid Workplace
Key Skills For Success





REQ#: RQ148577
Public Trust: SSBI (T5)
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

Network Engineer Advisor

Transform technology into opportunity as a Network Engineer Advisor with GDIT. A career in enterprise IT means connecting and enhancing the systems that matter most. At GDIT you’ll be at the forefront of innovation and play a meaningful part in improving how agencies operate.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Network Engineer Advisor you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on Network Engineer Advisor joining our team to advise and direct a team of Network Professionals on the operation and maintenance of the DODIN-Army.


  • Node management, maintenance, and troubleshooting efforts for projects critical to the business
  • Respond to trouble tickets and performs troubleshooting on network devices
  • Maintain and administer network standards, documentation, processes, and procedures
  • Maintain and administer routers, switches, firewalls, and other network related devices
  • Work with other departments to activate services and assists with problem resolution as required
  • Effectively and quickly perform complex fault isolation and event correlation on all assigned network elements
  • Analyze chronic network imperfections for root cause source and recommend and appropriate corrective actions. Implement fix/correction as directed
  • Prepare written reports and other documentation necessary to communicate ideas, concepts, and details necessary to accomplish specific goals
  • Serve as the next level for troubleshooting, diagnosing, and repairing IP related impairments
  • Perform training for fellow technical professionals and customers
  • Monitor and handle unscheduled and scheduled maintenance work
  • Validate and review all configurations changes going into core network/Backbone
  • Proactively/actively monitor all network related issues using all tools available
  • Provide design and architectural support for MPLS/Backbone network elements
  • Ability to craft effective methods and procedures for group procedures

● Education: Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science in computer information systems or equivalent experience

● Certifications: Must meet DoD 8570 requirements for IAT Level III Certification – CISSP, CASP CE, GCIH, or CISA, upon hire: Computing Environment Certification also required, i.e.; Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) or Palo Alto ACE 8.1 (or higher) – Minimum; Prefer Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) certified within 4 months after hire
● Required Experience: 8+ years of related experience
● Required Technical Skills: Working knowledge of MPLS; Multicast, BGP, OSPF, MPLS VPN's (Layer 2, Layer 3, VPLS, etc.) ISIS and RSVP
● Security Clearance Level: Must possess an interim Top Secret Security Clearance and be capable of obtaining and maintaining a Top Secret/SCI Security Clearance
● Preferred Skills: Serve as the next level for troubleshooting, diagnosing, and repairing IP related impairments: Perform training for fellow technical professionals and customers: Ability to craft effective methods and procedures for group procedures
● Location: Hybrid

● 401K with company match
● Comprehensive health and wellness packages
● Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
● Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
● Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
● Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays

#GDITArizona #GDITArmy #GDITpriority

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

8 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree



Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on customer site requirements.

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.