Network Engineer Senior

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Network Engineering
Langley AFB, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Cisco Routers and Switches

Enterprise Network

Network Engineering

Network Management

REQ#: RQ163302
Public Trust: None
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

Join the team of men and women that solve some of the world’s most complex technical challenges. GDIT is seeking a Sr Network Engineer to join the DCGS Operations Center (DOC) program at Langley AFB, VA.

The Senior Network Engineer supports the Distributed Common Ground System (DCGS) Processing, Exploitation, Dissemination (PED) Operations Center (DOC) at Langley AFB, Va.. The Senior Network Engineer performs the configuration, integration, and upgrading of all network architectural components across the AF DCGS Enterprise as well as configuration, integration of enterprise monitoring tools.  

Task: Tier 3 Network Infrastructure Management and Solarwinds Manager

  • Position Description

  • The Solarwinds Engineer will be supporting the AF DCGS Enterprise and the Solarwinds Architecture.

  • The engineer will be responsible for designing and implementing technologies for the monitoring and automation of the enterprise datacenters and cloud environments.

  • This role involves creating standard processes and procedures for the monitoring of the hardware and software.

  • The Solarwinds Engineer must be able to work effectively with the Enterprise Architects, OS engineers, and operation support teams to provide training, develop guidelines and serve as a subject matter expert for the enterprise monitoring solution.

Desired Experience/Skills/Attributes:

Experience engineering/administering a wide variety of server infrastructures. Experience administering / deploying infrastructure devices such as servers, switches, routers, firewalls. Experience with SNMPv3 network management tools, security management tools, traffic analysis tools, including NetFlow and NetFlow collectors, network management tools, Cisco Prime Infrastructure Knowledge of Cisco routers and switches, Palo Alto networking devices, SPLUNK, and VMWare. Knowledge of capabilities and limitations of computer hardware, Servers, PCs, Laptops, Printers & Peripherals. Demonstrated leadership capabilities.

Duties include:

Analyzing requirements, designing, implementing and maintaining enterprise monitoring tools and the supporting infrastructure.

Developing and implementing custom Solarwinds dashboards and alerts to meet the requirements of the application teams, customers and other support teams.
Developing standard operating procedures and user guides for the enterprise monitoring solutions.
Identifying and developing ways to improve and automate monitoring to gain operational efficiencies and improve responsiveness.

Defining, creating, and maintaining processes required to monitor production and development environments to ensure a proactive approach for addressing alerts or problems.

Defining and maintaining monitoring products and component standards for monitoring capabilities to deliver a flexible, scalable, secure, reliable, resilient, and cost effective set of datacenter and cloud monitoring services.

Working with application teams, customers and other support teams to co-ordinate and facilitate incident triage and timely resolution of production monitoring issues.

Managing Serena tickets and service requests to ensure a resolution in a timely and efficient manner.


  • Minimum of seven (7) years of Network Infrastructure Management experience
  • Possess an IAT Level II certification and CCNP. CCNP may be substituted for CCNA and (4) years of enterprise networking experience
Work Requirements
Years of Experience

7 + years of related experience

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


Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) - Cisco Systems

CompTIA - Security+ CE - CompTIA

Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.