Netscout Administrator - Arlington, VA - Hot opening!!!

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Network Engineering
Arlington, Virginia

REQ#: RQ103160

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Our work depends on an Enterprise Management Systems Engineer: Network Provisioning joining our team to support JSP-ETM activities in Arlington, VA.

As an Enterprise Network Engineer, you will be trusted to perform application installation, administration, management, configuration, testing, and integration tasks related to the tools required to support Pentagon networks. 

In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Tunes network tools performance and event data quality to maximize network system efficiency.
  • Implementation, troubleshooting, monitor Netscout or other performance tools.
  • Development, implementation, and execute standard procedures for the administration, backup, disaster recovery, and operation of the EMS.
  • Configure network tools to provide up-to-date operational and performance status of Pentagon networks and devices.
  • Interfaces with IT Operations staff to adapt network tool capabilities to meet operational requirements.
  • Assist with analysis using network and other tools to detect and respond to network infrastructure events, incidents, and outages.
  • Assist with the development of network tool configurations to meet analyst correlation requirements as well as performing event quality maintenance tasks.
  • Perform systems hardening to DoD Standards.  Support tasks required to apply vendor patches and new designs to keep products up-to-date and meet security requirements.
  • Maintain up to date documentation of designs/configurations.
  • Create scripts to facilitate automated tasks.
  • Work with other Service Providers to support areas of common interest.
  • Work with software and hardware vendors.
  • On-call support may be required
  • Creative, out of the box thinker.


  • 5+ years of directly related experience in network management and design
  • Active Top Secret Clearance
  • Active Security+ CE Certification (or higher) at time of hire
  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training or work experience
  • Candidates should have familiarity and/or experience with:
  • Netscout
  • Performance tuning
  • Cisco, Juniper, Aruba, Arista and/or BigIP
  • SNMP, Syslog, ACL’s, VLAN, Routing and Switching. 
  • Linux / Unix scripting (shell, bash, perl, expect)
  • TACACS, Radius (ACS / ISE) knowledge

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.