Sr. Network Engineer (SRF 3531)

Clearance Level
Network Engineering
Stennis Space Center, Mississippi

REQ#: RQ81740

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Essential Job Functions

  • Develops and oversees the adherence to maintenance and performance standards of network hardware and systems.
  • Troubleshoots highly complex data, and hardware problems; researches and analyzes significant, complex network problems that require evaluation of intangibles, such as downstream effects on client satisfaction; assesses and evaluates current and future systems.
  • Provides expert technical support and guidance on highly complex design issues with customers and less experienced personnel. Investigates and resolves matters of significance.
  • Researches and analyzes networking technologies to remain pro-active and current in the industry. Makes recommendations for future direction.
  • Analyzes highly complex network documentation and communicates to senior management regarding the current operational status of networks.
  • Prepares complex proposal documentation and information to meet customer requirements. Determines methods and procedures to be implemented and used on the most complex new technologies to enhance performance. Determines approach for customer, based on assessment of customer needs.
  • Researches and analyzes data networking technologies to remain pro-active and current in the industry. Makes recommendations for future direction.
  • Prepares complex consultation, support and guidance to organizations and clients. Develops and conducts training as needed.
  • Performs cost analyses and vendor comparisons for large scale projects to ensure cost-effective and efficient operations, and measures feasibility of various approaches. Ensures adherence to model created and overall budgetary guidelines. Makes complex investment recommendations to management and customers based on results of independent assessment of current and future data, voice or video network performance, stability, and network management issues.
  • Mastery of all aspects of a complex network environment at a conceptual, design and day to day operational level that requires experience with:

o   Cisco NXOS

o   Cisco VXlan

o   Cisco ACI

o   BigIp F5 load Balancers

o   Riverbed wan optimizers

  Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in computer science, management information systems, or related field preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Experience with Ansible scripting in a Cisco ACI environment
  • 8 or more years of experience in networks, LAN/WAN or management information systems
  • Experience working with multiple technical platforms (e.g.; mainframe, two-tiered client-server, three-tiered client-server) and multiple network systems (e.g.; Unix, Windows, etc)
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.