Network / Firewall Admin (VA, PA, OH)

Clearance Level
Network Engineering
New Cumberland, Pennsylvania
Columbus, Ohio

REQ#: RQ58424

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

GDIT is seeking a Network / Firewall Administrator to help support our DLA JETS FIREWALL contract and work in ONE of three office locations: Fort Belvoir, VA, New Cumberland, PA or Columbus, OH.

NOTE: Due to the type of access this role entail, telecommuting is not allowed and will require the employee to report into the office daily. However, during the current COVID global crisis, this program is temporarily conducting some remote work.

The Firewall Administrator will:

  • Demonstrates knowledge and accomplishment in monitoring and analyzing Firewall system logs. 
  • Works under general supervision, developing the requirements of a product from inception to conclusion. 
  • Develops required specifications for simple to moderately complex problems. 
  • Coordinates with the Vendor PM, COTRs, and government user representatives to ensure accurate solutions and user satisfaction on technical matters. 
  • Ability to formulate Security policy and manage Security configuration.


  • Active Secret IT-1 clearance
  • IAT Level II Certification (Security+ CE or higher)
  • Computing Environment Certification (CCSA or CCSE)
  • 5 years relevant experience to include the following:  

-- Working knowledge of Firewalls.  

-- Working knowledge and understanding of industry standard network environments to include firewall and security hardware/software. 

-- Working knowledge of Information Assurance Best Practices.  

-- In depth knowledge of LAN and WAN operations.  

-- Knowledge of industry standard Incident Ticket Tracking systems for inputting incident tickets and creating work orders.  

-- Comprehensive knowledge of DOD and DLA security regulations, guidelines and policies, to include, but not limited to, IA standards.  

-- Working knowledge of the installation, configuration and day-to-day sustainment of network equipment, to include but not limited to: firewalls and other network appliances.

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.