Shift Circuit Engineer / Help Desk Agent

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Network Engineering
Arlington, Virginia

REQ#: RQ66046

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that's important. GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day. We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can't turn into opportunity. 

GDIT is seeking a Network Engineer to help support the JSP-ETM activities at the Pentagon in Arlington, VA. Due to the type of access this role entails, telecommuting is not allowed. NOTE: This position has a 12-hour shift work schedule (6am-6pm EST).

Job Responsibilities:        

  • 24/7 Technical Control Facility Monitoring and Response Team member.
  • Responsible for detecting, reporting and providing tier 2 & 3 level initial response and repair to Pentagon Transport layer circuits.
  • Installs, Operates and Maintains DISA and commercial circuits and Crypto equipment.
  • Knowledge and experience in interpreting engineering circuit layout diagrams.
  • Knowledge and experience in digital and analogue circuit design and implementation.
  • Experience in the analysis testing and troubleshooting circuits.
  • Knowledge of IP and optical network operation.
  • Experience with help desk support and operation.
  • Must be knowledgeable of equipment to include transport systems (ATM, SONET, and TDM), timing and sync, circuit test and analysis, electrical/physical interfaces, crypto, and circuit signaling
  • Must be knowledgeable of Promina and IDNX operating, provisioning and installation.
  • Utilization of monitoring tools to provide both reactive and proactive support for the clients network and systems infrastructure.
  • Knowledge of industry accepted standards and best practices related to Information Management Operations and with ITSM best practices.

REQUIRED Qualifications:

  • Active TS/SCI security clearance
  • DOD 8570.1-M IAT Level II Certification
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.
  • 3-5 years of related hardware engineering experience.
  • Experience with Helpdesk Support.
  • Experience operating and maintaining fill devices including DTDs, SKLs, KYK-13s, KYK-15s, KOI-18s.
  • Experience operating and maintaining encryption devices such as KIV-7/7Ms, Fastlane’s, Taclanes, Key Generators, and STE equipment.
  • Demonstrated experience in a DOD Information Technology environment
  • Must be willing to support the designated work schedule listed above

DESIRED Qualifications:

  • ITIL V3 Foundation Certification


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.