Network Administrator

Clearance Level
Secret
Category
Network Administration
Location
Wiesbaden, Germany
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Computer Networking

Network Support

Network Systems

REQ#: RQ167003
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

GDIT has an exciting opportunity to participate in the Security Assistance Group – Ukraine (SAG-U) as a member of our Enterprise Mission Information Technology Services (EMITS) program supporting U.S. Army Europe and Africa’s (USAREUR-AF) mission in Wiesbaden Germany. 

The Network Administrator will be responsible for overseeing and securing operations of various network infrastructures, including NIPRNet, SIPRNet, and other essential systems. Your tasks will include implementing significant network enhancements and expansions with a focus on core routing, switching, and network security. Collaborating with system and security teams, you'll identify requirements, monitor network traffic, and address security concerns, developing and deploying tailored solutions for complex and diverse network environments. This position demands a high degree of technical proficiency and problem-solving skills to provide advanced network support, ensuring the robust and secure operation of mission-critical networks.

HOW A NETWORK ADMINISTRATOR WILL MAKE AN IMPACT

  • Provide Tier III support, resolving advanced network issues impacting the mission.

  • Deliver expertise in Cisco Umbrella DNS services and other network management tools.

  • Offer technical training and documentation to Help Desk personnel and other departments.

  • Collaborate with vendors for the design and implementation of new network systems.

  • Maintain necessary certifications to meet evolving mission and operational requirements.

  • Participate in procurement processes, including design development and initial bill of materials creation.

  • Availability for shift work, including weekends and holidays, as required by mission needs..

WHAT YOU WILL NEED TO SUCCEED

  • Education: High School Diploma/GED

  • Required Experience: 8+ years of relevant experience, or higher education with corresponding experience.

  • Clearance Level Required: DoD Secret security clearance required; Top Secret clearance preferred.

  • Certifications: CCNA or equivalent industry certification. IAT Level II certification or higher as per DOD 8570.01-M requirements.

  • Required Skills and Experience: Experience with Cisco ISE, Firepower Management Center, and other network management tools. Proven ability in managing diverse network systems, including classified and unclassified environments. Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment. Physical capability for tasks such as lifting equipment and troubleshooting hardware.

  • Eligibility for German TESA.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Advanced certifications such as CCNP or higher.

  • Experience with advanced networking concepts, including URL/Network filtering, Geo-Blocking, and virtualization technologies.

  • Proficiency in developing complex network diagrams and supporting cybersecurity accreditation activities.

  • Knowledge in ACLs, Route Maps, ports/protocols, and advanced security implementations.


GDIT IS YOUR PLACE:

  • 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 holidays

#GDITArmy

#EMITS

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

8 + years of related experience

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

Certification

CCNA - CompTIA

Travel Required

Less than 10%

Citizenship

U.S. Citizenship Required

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.