Senior Network Administrator (Kuwait)

Clearance Level
Interim Secret
Category
Network Administration
Location
Kuwait City, Kuwait

REQ#: RQ81724

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: NACLC (T3)
Requisition Type: Regular

​GDIT is looking for an eager and energetic Senior Network Administrator to join our team supporting the Network Enterprise Technology Command (NETCOM) out of Kuwait. The Network Administrator will be a part of a diverse team supporting a globally distributed information system, responsible for the analysis, administration and support of voice, video, and/or data communications networks. Provides ongoing support for the functionality and efficiency of computer networks (LAN/WAN). Designs, installs, maintains and coordinates the use of network systems. Monitors and manages data traffic/network performance and controls network resource performance to ensure high-quality transmission. Troubleshoots and resolves problems to ensure quality transmission service on the network. Enforces security policies.

  • Manages the network components of a globally dispersed information system.

  • Analyzes, administers and maintains voice, video, and/or data communications networks.

  • Manages the usage and performance of voice, video and/or data communications networks.

  • Maintains network security and ensures compliance with security policies and procedures.

  • Maintains network devices by applying patches and performing firmware upgrades.

  • Configures switches, routers, firewalls, and cryptographic devices.

  • Participates in the development and implementation of network-related procedures and standards.

  • Participates in and may lead aspects of major network installations and upgrades.

  • Interfaces with vendors to ensure appropriate resolution during network outages or periods of reduced performance.

  • Develops and implements testing strategies and document results.

  • Provides advice and training to internal and external customers.

  • Troubleshoots and resolves complex problems.

  • Provides work leadership to less-experienced network personnel and may have supervisory responsibilities.

  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant hardware and software applications as assigned.

  • May be assigned as a team lead.

  • Participates in special projects as required.

Education

MA/MS or equivalent years of experience

Qualifications

  • 10 or more years of network administration experience

  • 8570 certification: IAT Level II Certification (CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, Security+ CE, CND, or SSCP

  • Secret DoD Security Clearance

  • Computing environment certificate, CCNA or equivalent within 6 months of hire.

This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by December 8, 2021 or the start date, if after December 8.

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.