Network/UC Engineer

Clearance Level
Secret
Category
Network Engineering
Location
Falls Church, Virginia

REQ#: RQ98261

Travel Required: 50-75%
Requisition Type: Regular

Duties:

Successful candidates will be responsible for facilitating the following duties.

  • Develop site survey templates; participate in site surveys to document and assess existing voice system, inside plant (ISP) and outside plant (OSP) capabilities and capacity potential to support VoIP solution 
  • Serve as the Survey Team Lead responsible for ensuring a complete and accurate survey
  • Document survey results and findings through the development of diagrams, connectivity tables, equipment inventories and written descriptions
  • Work with project Lead Engineer and architect staff to develop a VoIP solution that maximizes the reuse of existing equipment and complies with DoD, US Army, and I3MP guidance, regulations, policies, and standards
  • Support the acquisition of hardware and software through the development of a List of Materials (LOM) for each site.
  • Plan network layouts according to the user environment 
  • Develop Preliminary and Critical Design documentation in support of key project milestones
  • Support the Project and/or Program Manager as technical advisor during meetings as required 
  • Provide technical support and troubleshooting to users, as required
  • May perform network administration duties and training to junior engineers or customer staff

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technology or equivalent work experience, with a minimum of 5 years of hands-on experience in the implementation and administration of complex voice networks.
  • Hands-on experience with the implementation and maintenance of Cisco call manager and Cisco unity connection.
  • Experience with deployment and maintenance of SIP trunks with Cisco CUBE, voice PRI, CUCM and Cisco Unity.
  • Must have a CCNA. CCNP Collaboration certification is highly desired.
  • Strong experience with a broad range of Cisco products including, but not limited to, Cisco IOS, CUCM, Unity Connection, ISE, Jabber, Lync, and Cisco phones.
    Solid understanding of VoIP related protocols & technologies (TCP/IP, UDP, and Skinny, SIP Trunks and PRI, extension mobility, dial plans, route patterns).
  • Experience with Cisco routers (Cisco ISR) & switches including but not limited to 35xx, 37xx, 38xx, 4xxx.
  • Experience with older Avaya, Siemens PBX, Nortel CS2100 systems is desired but not required.
  • Hands on experience with VMware ESX Server or VMware products
  • Linux administration and server hardening (CentOS/Debian preferred)
  • Knowledge of networking technologies including DNS, DHCP, routing, firewalls, VPNs, network monitoring and SNMP principles.
  • Experience with Unified communication applications such as Microsoft Teams, Skype, Cisco Jabber, and Polycom is highly desired.
  • Creative problem-solving abilities, attention to detail, and ability to think outside the box.
    Experience developing and implementing QoS in a converged voice/video/data network.
  • Understanding of Microsoft Back-Office technologies, including, but not limited to Active Directory, IIS, Exchange, and other components.
  • Experience in designing network systems that comply with Army infrastructure standards as described in the Installation Campus-Area Network – Design and Implementation (ICAN-DI) documents
  • Must be able to travel at least 50%

Knowledge, Skills and Other Abilities: 

  • Written and oral communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills in a team-based development environment
  • Strong computer skills and familiarity with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, Visio, and PowerPoint
  • Experience with cryptographic devices (desired).
  • Ability to troubleshoot networking and physical infrastructure issues.
  • Operational understanding of AC & DC Power Management Systems (desired).

The selected candidate must have an Active Secret clearance.

The likely salary range for this position is $78,000 - $117,000, 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.

View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

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.