Physical Connectivity Engineer Senior - TS/SCI with Poly

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Annapolis Junction, Maryland

REQ#: RQ46371

Travel Required: 10-25%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Job Description Summary:


Eagle Alliance is seeking a Physical Connectivity Engineer Senior to support customer activities at Annapolis Junction, MD


In this role, your typical responsibilities will include:


·         Within development teams, collaborate, engineer, create installation packages and perform quality control checks

·         Monitor projects, develop alternative courses of action and workarounds to help mitigate schedule delay and cost overrun

·         Attend technical meetings with other internal disciplines to assist with design efforts specific to cabling / physical connectivity

·         Conduct site surveys

·         Create material orders and communicate with warehouse

·         Submit power space cooling request (PSCs), infrastructure change tickets (ICTs) and machine room management forms (MRMs)

·         Install and maintain equipment racks and all associated hardware

·         Install IT equipment, cards, small form-factor pluggable (SFP) etc... for our Network and Server Teams

·         Administer, maintain and troubleshoot cabling of all types related to data center deployments (e.g. fiber, copper, coaxial

·         Administer and maintain power distribution units (PDU) of various sizes and output (e.g. L6/30 – L21/30 - rack mounted)

·         Follow industry standards and best practices for all data center deployments

·         Identify, test and correct cable failures within the data center

·         Perform cable decommission after IT hardware removal

·         Document all cabling with approved labeling scheme, record site layout and deployment specifics by working closely with internal database team and design drafter

·         Become familiar with and utilize our internal ticketing system for all data center deployments


Skills / Experience:

·         Comprehensive knowledge of BICSI - RCDD & DCDC principles, methods, and techniques used in a data center environment (Building Industry Consulting Service International – Registered Communications Distribution Designer / Data Center Design Consultant)  

·         Comprehensive knowledge of  principles, methods, standards and techniques utilized in our Customers environment

·         Comprehensive knowledge of cable test equipment -copper cable testers, fiber OTDRs / power meters and electrical testers

·         Working knowledge of date center type equipment (servers, network switches)

·         Working knowledge of electrical principles and components

·         Computer-literate

·         Familiar with design drawing software (Visio / AutoCad) (not required, can be on-the-job training)


Required Qualifications and Certifications:

·         High School Diploma/GED with 9 years of related experience, or Associate's Degree with 7 years of experience, or Bachelor's Degree with 5 years of experience

·         Upon employment colleague must obtain a Building Industry Consulting Service International – Technician certification (BICSI - TECH )

·         TS/SCI with poly required



·         Position may require lifting of objects in excess of 50lbs (e.g. IT Hardware), reaching/bending/kneeling and other moderately strenuous activity

·         Position may require the use of power tools and ladders

·         Position may require work to be performed after core hours in support of planned outages and break-fix situations

·         Other duties as assigned – at times direction will be provided by other subject matter experts

·         Obtain passport

·         Travel will be required  

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.