Network Engineer Sr

Clearance Level
None
Category
Network Engineering
Location
Raleigh, North Carolina
Hybrid Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Data Center

Firewalls

Routing and Switching

REQ#: RQ165830
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to manage the network that makes mission success possible. Make an impact by using your skills to deliver “One GDIT Network” for our clients.

Job Description

Transform technology into opportunity as a Network Engineer Senior with GDIT. A career in enterprise IT means connecting and enhancing the systems that matter most. At GDIT you’ll be at the forefront of innovation and play a meaningful part in improving how agencies operate. At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Network Engineer Senior you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. This role will be hybrid based out of Raleigh, NC.

HOW A NETWORK ENGINEER SENIOR WILL MAKE AN IMPACT

  • Work as a member of a projects engineering team to design, implement and manage network infrastructure and services in on premise data centers and cloud environments.
  • Analyzes customer requirements and provides technical solutions to complex problems.
  • Performs maintenance and upgrade of networks including servers, routers, switches, firewalls, remote access systems, and networks.
  • Maintains network integrity and connectivity while ensuring compliance with policies and maintains system backup and recovery capability.
  • Coordinates the acquisition of hardware and software as well as subcontractor services as needed.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to optimize network infrastructure.
  • Lead projects in relation to design and provisioning of network infrastructure and security components
  • Evaluates new communications technologies to enhance capabilities of the network
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned
  • Coach and mentor less-experienced professionals

WHAT YOU’LL NEED TO SUCCEED:

  • BA/BS and 5+ years of experience or equivalent years of experience
  • Active Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certification
  • Proven work experience as a Network Engineer
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills, with the ability to troubleshoot complex network issues.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills to work effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Extensive experience with network infrastructure documentation
  • Ability to adapt to a fast-paced and ever-changing technology environment.
  • Comprehensive understanding of network services and networks such as TCP/IP, OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, VPLS and MPLS
  • Experience with multi-tenant network architectures
  • Strong knowledge of BGP routing protocols, including route manipulation, redistribution, and filtering.
  • Experience with multiple firewall vendors: Palo Alto, Fortinet, Cisco
  • Advanced knowledge of network protocols and technologies such as OSPF, MPLS, VRF, IPsec, GRE, and SSL
  • Experience with network monitoring tools and performance optimization techniques
  • US Citizenship Required

NICE TO HAVE:

  • Experience supporting spine-leaf data center network architecture using VxLAN; Cisco ACI
  • Cloud infrastructure deployment and support; AWS, Azure, Google Cloud
  • Experience with F5 BIG-IP LTM
  • Experience with network monitoring tools and performance optimization techniques
  • Experience with Terraform or Python automation for network infrastructure management.
  • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP); Cloud certifications in AWS, Azure, Google Cloud

GDIT IS YOUR PLACE:

  • Full-flex work week to own your priorities at work and at home
  • 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
Work Requirements
Years of Experience

5 + years of related experience

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

Certification

CCNA - Cisco

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.