Network Technician II - Secret clearance required

Clearance Level
Fort Drum, New York
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success


Networking Hardware

Network Security

Network Troubleshooting

REQ#: RQ169950
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
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

Network Technician II

XVIII ABC Hub and Spoke MTCs provide individual and collective training on Army Mission Command Systems, using a variety of tools and Army fielded systems. These systems are used to support Small Unit Training: Squads through Company, Medium Unit Training: Battalion through Brigade, and Large Unit Training: Divisions and Corps in training environments ranging from Stability and Support Operations (SSO) through Unified Land Operations (ULO).


  • Monitors and responds to hardware and software problems utilizing a variety of hardware and software testing tools and techniques. Installs and configures network hardware and software. 
  • Provides network troubleshooting and support. 
  • Provides technical support and training to end-users. Administers network security.  Backs up file server data/disks. 
  • Provides minor to moderately complex server maintenance.  Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.
  • Participates in special projects and performs additional duties as required to support customer requirements.


  • Education/Experience: AA in a Computer Science or related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training/work experience.
  • Experience: 1+ years of relevant experience
  • Technical Skills Required:
    • Requires knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques used in network troubleshooting and support.
    • Knowledge of routers, switches, patch panels, concentrators, associated terminals, and related network hardware and software.
    • Knowledge of desktop operating systems and applications.
    • Professional Certification in one or more specific technologies may be required to meet DoD Approved RMF Baseline Certifications.
    • The Network tech shall possess the general knowledge and diagnostic abilities to solve network technical problems associated with maintaining a large training complex network and adapting the same to various situations. Possesses strong written and verbal communication skills and able to work both independently and in a team environment. 
    • Must be well-versed in general system administration principles including operating system configuration for Windows 10 and Windows 2019 Server, Windows 2019 Server with emphasis on Army Gold Master versions of those operating systems, and Linux systems.
    • Must be experienced with analyzing network security architectures and network design diagrams that provide port, protocol, and service details. Experience with DoD and US Army IAVM tracking and reporting, and with implementing Cybersecurity Best Practices and formulating remediation guidance for supported platforms is also required.
  • DoD Certification and Training Requirements:
    • Baseline Certification - CompTIA Security+ IAW DoD 8570.01-m required.
    • Computing Environment Certification IAW DoD 8570.01-m required.
    • Technical Category and Level: IAT-II
  • Security Clearance: Current SECRET required
  • Location: Fort Drum MTC. Normal work schedule is 0730-1630, may require night or weekend work shifts depending on specific training event requirements.
  • Travel: May require occasional travel (less than 10%) 
  • Additional:
    • As a condition of initial and continuing employment, obtains and maintains required certifications.
    • Complies with all DoD, Army, and company training requirements IAW Government policy, DoD 8570.01-M IA Workforce Improvement Program, Army Regulation, and company and site policy.


  • 401K with company match
  • Comprehensive health and wellness packages
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
  • Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
  • Rest and recharge with paid vacation and company-paid holidays



Work Requirements
Years of Experience

1 + years of related experience

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


Baseline Certification - CompTIA Security+ IAW DoD 8570.01-m required. Computing Environment Certification IAW DoD 8570.01-m required. Technical Category and Level: IAT-II - Baseline Certification - CompTIA Security+ IAW DoD 8570.01-m required. Computing Environment Certification IAW DoD 8570.01-m required. Technical Category and Level: IAT-II

Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely hourly rate for this position is between $21.54 - $32.30. 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.