VTC/Network Engineer

Clearance Level
Secret
Category
Network Engineering
Location
Wiesbaden, Germany

REQ#: RQ116246

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is in need of a VTC Engineer to support our EMITS program in Wiesbaden Germany supporting U.S. Army Europe.

The VTC Engineer is responsible for the design and development of network solutions, voice, video and/or data communications networks. Management of VTC solutions, networks and associated network equipment.

The VTC Engineer will operate, maintain, and troubleshoot systems used for Unified Communication (UC) services, room scheduling, and digital signage; including performing health audio/video checks, performance enhancements, and level-setting, scheduling UC sessions, training personnel in the operation of equipment and UC platforms, and other services related to UC and A/V.

Additional Duties

  • Approximately 75-80% of the job will be VTC, A/V, UC relate

  • Provide assistance to users, including executive staff, in conducting live UC sessions, which may include conference preparation, monitor equipment and system performance, reporting equipment and network problems to appropriate parties for maintenance or repair.

  • Use expertise and knowledge of video composition principles and techniques such as framing, lighting, perspective, and sound design when setting up A/V events.

  • Work in collaboration with vendors in support of A/V installation and maintenance.

  • Install new A/V system and maintain current equipment. This shall include running cables throughout buildings (often above ceilings and under floors) and programming sophisticated control equipment.

  • Maintain technologies and hardware including, but not limited to, transmitter/receivers, video/display projection, microphones, codecs, DSPs, cameras.

  • Assess and provides troubleshooting to all UC services. Troubleshooting includes, but is not limited to: diagnosis, repair, maintenance, and installation.

  • Review the ServiceNow ticket queue to identify issues that need to be addressed. Works through the ticket queue. Resolves tickets within established SLAs

  • Adapt to new equipment and techniques as necessary.

  • Establishes and maintains high levels of customer satisfaction according to defined objectives while adhering to policies.

  • Exhibits good communication skills, an energetic approach, and patience with customers.

  • Ability to work well as part of a team, communicating professionally both orally and in writing. Coordinate with users, IT staff, and management as needed.

  • Configure and manage Cisco equipment and associated network systems and ensure the network is protected and secure.

  • Provide pro-active network management of switches routers, and other ancillary devices to ensure a constant state of readiness and availability.

  • Ensure the network is properly configured and operating efficiently while maintaining constant network availability and 100% network uptime.

  • Schedule and perform preventative maintenance checks and services (PMCS) on a regularly scheduled basis and provide touch labor service support as needed.

  • May coach and provide guidance to less-experienced professionals techs.

  • Participates in special projects as required.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.


Education and Experience

  • SECRET/SSBI with the ability to obtain TS/SCI as required

  • BA/BS or 8+ years plus relevant and related military/government experience performing network engineering, and network and systems administration support is required. Experience in IT project management is desired.

  • Comprehensive knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques used in AV troubleshooting and support

  • Comprehensive knowledge of related software and hardware i.e., Zoom, Teams, WebEx, Poly, Crestron, Biamp, Shure, QSC, Logitech, Barco, Cisco, Aver, Vaddio, Planar, and Chief.

  • Must have CCNA certification or equivalent certification. CCNP preferred

  • Must be able to obtain ITIL Foundation certification within 90 days of hire


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 the status of the federal contractor mandate and 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.