Network Administrator

Clearance Level
Network Administration
Andrews AFB, Maryland
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Cisco Routers and Switches

Network Connectivity

Network Control

Wide Area Network (WAN)

REQ#: RQ167720
Requisition Type: Pipeline
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

We are GDIT. We stay at the forefront of innovation to solve complex technical challenges. GDIT is your place. Make it your own by discovering new ways to securely and expertly apply the latest technology. Own your opportunity at GDIT and you’ll be a meaningful part of improving how agencies operate.

GDIT is looking for a Network Administrator at Andrews Air Force Base in Camp Springs, Maryland.

The 89th Airlift Wing (89th AW) is one of 17 Air Force active duty wings assigned to Air Mobility Command (AMC) and is a tenant unit based at Joint Base Andrews, Maryland. The 89th AW provides global Special Air Mission airlift, logistics, aerial port and communications for the president, vice president, cabinet members, combatant commanders and other senior military and elected leaders as tasked by the White House, Air Force chief of staff and AMC.

EACN consists of operational network equipment known as A2G2s that provides/supports access to the DOD GIG for US Senior Leaders to access voice, video and data services while airborne. EACN consists of the following equipment: Cisco routers, Cisco switches, Cisco Unified Call Manager (UCM), Sonus VX appliances, High Assurance Internet Protocol Encryption (HAIPE) Inline Network Encryptor (INE), SkyX, Cisco WAAS data accelerators, McAfee firewalls, Juniper VPN appliance, Sourcefire network defense sensors, VMWare servers, CommVault, and Storage Area Network (SAN). EACN consists of the following network applications and software: AF Standard Desktop Configuration (SDC) v3. 5 and higher, MS Active Directory 2012, MS Server 2012, MS SQL 2012, MS Office, MS Visio, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, SolarWinds Orion, CommVault, Remedy Action Request System (ARS) service management, Sonus VX Watch, Sonus VX Builder, Sonus VX Gate, Putty, Windows Server Update Services (WSUS), Cisco Access Control Server (ACS), Cisco Unified Communications Manager (UCM), Cisco Unified Border Element (CUBE), Cisco VPN software and configuration, Cisco Unified Communications Services (UCS), KLAS Voyager Executive Communications Kit (ECK), Cisco 2901 Voice Telephone and System, Cisco 2901 IOS, Symantec/McAfee Antivirus, Host Based Security System (HBSS), Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS), WinSCP, and Wireshark.

GDIT is hiring Network Administrator who Provides Tier II Network Support. Works closely with the Network Engineer at the SIL to implement enterprise network designs and solutions, installs, configures, operates, and maintains a variety of network equipment and architectures.

Mostly packetized environments, focused on enterprise wide end to end systems (i.e. Network analysis and design, system integration, troubleshooting, testing, scripting, TCP/IPv4/6, Ethernet, ISDN/BRI/PRI, commercial SATCOM, and various other communications and network protocols, VLANs, VPN, data encryption, network management, information systems/network security, routers, switches, TCP accelerators, VoIP devices, Voice Exchange Appliances, firewalls, Windows and Linux/Unix servers, virtualized environments (VMWare), backup principle and various storage architectures and principles, premise wire and cable plant (especially with regard to TEMPEST/separation techniques and requirements), IA,DR etc.) and related ancillary systems/services.


  • Cisco CCNA or better with specialties in Voice and Security or related expertise or equivalent experience, MS MCSE (role base certification) or better or related expertise or equivalent experience

  • BS/MS in related field or equivalent experience

  • CCNA must be obtained

  • TOP SECRET Clearance


  • MCP/MCSE (role base certification), CCIE, CISSP, and hands-on experience with Apcon switch, Talari T5000, Cisco and Dell Storage Area Networks, Apcon switch, Talari T5000, Cisco and Dell Storage Area Networks, Cisco routers, Cisco switches, Sonus/Ribbon VX appliances, High Assurance Internet Protocol Encryption (HAIPE) Inline Network Encryptor (INE)

  • General Dynamics TACLANE KG 175Gs, Cisco WAAS data accelerators, McAfee firewalls, VPNs, Sourcefire network defense sensors, Intrusion Prevention system, VMWare servers, Backup software solution

  • Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE), Cisco UCS, Dell Unity

  • Storage Area Network, KLAS Voyager Executive Communications Kit (ECK), Spectracom Secure Sync, Network Time Servers, Moxa, Device Monitoring system, Perle IOLAN SCS, remote console management, Adtran Multiplexer.


  • Full-flex work week

  • 401K with company match

  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career

  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators

  • Ability to make a real impact on the world around you

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

5 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) - Cisco Systems

Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $60,549 - $101,109. 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.
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About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.