Network Engineer

Clearance Level
Network Engineering
Remote, Based in Virginia

REQ#: RQ128177

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: NACI (T1)
Requisition Type: Pipeline

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day.

We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can’t turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a Network Engineer joining our team to support government health organization activities in the National Capitol Region as a remote employee.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Network Engineer supporting the government health organization, you will be trusted to perform as part of a team to ensure the effective Modernization Support Services of the customer applications that support customer programs, activities, and resources. In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Design, implement and manage availability of critical network infrastructure equipment

  • Assist in managing and implementing Cloud Solutions for COTS, GOTS, Oracle Financial system and related applications.

  • Isolate faults and resolve issues to prevent impact on user productivity. 

  • Work with systems engineers/administrators to facilitate remediation of tickets/alerts. 

  • Assist in the coordination and completion of operations documentation (e.g. Work Instructions, SOPs) 

  • Review deployment of existing systems and remediate to ensure alignment with standards where necessary  

  • Ensure that cloud deployments conform to approved design standards following documented SOPs and Work Instructions  

  • Conduct quality control analysis that could include audio, video and signal testing  

  • Provide escalation support for operational issues; opens service tickets with service and support contractors / repair providers and network service providers as needed. Tracks repairs until completion. 

  • Compiles and submits regular reports on operations and other work performed. 

  • Proactively validate and remediate security vulnerabilities for managed network equipment; Create risk mitigation strategies when vulnerabilities cannot be remedied and work with IT security to review and act on any directed changes 

  • Root cause analysis of problems causing service/system outage and development of correction action plan to mitigate reoccurrence of incidents. 


  • U. S. Citizen

  • Ability to secure a Public Trust clearance

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, or related discipline

  • 5+ years of network engineering experience

  • 10+ years of progressive IT experience

  • Expertise in implementing cloud solutions.

  • Demonstrated proficiency in networking principles (routing, switching, firewalls, load balancing etc.)

  • Working knowledge of implementing Trusted Internet Connections (TIC) for a federal agency

  • Experience with networking administration, including DNS, sub-netting, and firewalls and ACLs.


  • Industry leading certifications relating to IT Networks with enough skills/experience to complement

  • Agile Certification

  • ITIL Certification


  • 401K with company match

  • Diverse, highly collaborative teams

  • Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you

  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career


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About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.