Network Project Engineer

Clearance Level
Network Engineering
Alexandria, Virginia

REQ#: RQ103843

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is seeking a Network Project Engineer to help support our Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) IT Project Management Services (ITPMS) program in Alexandria, VA. This is a full-time onsite position .

This Network Project Engineer will be part of a team of individuals supporting the DISA Bandwidth Optimization office. Project tasks include:

  • Research circuit requirements using DISA tools such as DSF, WWOLS, and IIEx

  • Meet with telecommunications service providers to understand their capabilities and limitations in meeting the customer circuit requirements.

  • Utilize network investigation and planning tools to identify options for circuit ordering and delivery.

  • Develop proposed solution options to meet DISA requirements.

  • Meet with the customer, record tasks, ensure that deliverables resulting from tasks are developed on time and with high quality.

  • Interface with the customer for status reporting and other project management functions.

  • Analyzes customer requirements and provides technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems.

  • Performs maintenance and upgrade of networks including servers, routers, switches, firewalls, remote access systems, and networks.

  • Maintains network integrity and connectivity while ensuring compliance with policies and maintains system backup and recovery capability.

  • Coordinates the acquisition of hardware and software as well as subcontractor services as needed.

  • Creates plans and configures systems for data communication networks.

  • Evaluates new communications technologies to enhance capabilities of the network.

  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

  • Designs and builds the hardware and software components for computer or telecommunications networks.

  • Provides guidance and leadership to less-experienced network personnel.

Required Qualifications:

  • Active (or Interim) DoD Secret (Candidates without a clearance will be considered contingent upon their ability to complete the clearance process.)

  • Bachelor of Arts or Science Degree

  • 5+ years experience in planning, constructing and managing networks

  • 5+ years DISA circuit or implementation experience

  • Hands-on experience in performing research and functional analysis

  • Familiarity with DISA processes and procedures.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Active Secret or Top Secret clearance

  • Experience with circuit engineering design and implementations


This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Texas or Montana or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.

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.