Senior Network Engineer - Secret clearance Night Shift: Mon - Thurs 8pm - 6am

Clearance Level
Secret
Category
Network Engineering
Location
Arlington, Virginia

REQ#: RQ133928

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

GDIT is seeking a Senior Network Engineer to help support the JSP ETM-NG program at the Pentagon in Arlington, VA.

Shift Work Schedule: Monday - Thursday 8:00pm - 6:00am

Due to the nature of work this role entails, telecommuting is not allowed and will require the employee to report full-time onsite.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Senior Network Engineer supporting JSP ETM-NG, you will be trusted to review and evaluates information technology (IT) infrastructure and systems to ensure adherence to company and customer quality standards. In this role, a typical day will include:

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Designs, plans, and builds communications networks.

  • Configures routers and switches, and firewalls for LAN and WAN systems and VPN concentrators with appropriate network engineering and communications protocols.

  • Coordinates LAN/WAN hardware/software improvements and/or enhancements.

  • Monitors the network utilizing industry leading technologies.

  • Provides innovative methods and technical solutions using the engineering design process.

  • Plans implementation of enhancements.

  • Analyzes customer requirements and provides technical solutions to a wide range of difficult 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.

  • Creates plans and configures systems for data communication networks.

  • Evaluates new communications technologies to enhance capabilities of the network.

  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

  • Designs and builds the hardware and software components for computer or telecommunications networks.

  • Provides guidance and leadership to less-experienced network personnel.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Active Secret security clearance

  • Bachelors’ Degree in a related field OR work experience in lieu of degree.

  • 5+ years of experience in Network Administration

  • IAT Level II certification

  • One of the following Networking Certifications - Brocade, Cisco (CCNA/CCNP), Juniper (JNCIA/JNCIS/JNCIP), Aruba

  • Must have hands-on experience/knowledge with Aruba networking systems

  • Ability to work shift work schedule - Monday - Thursday 8:00pm - 6:00am

  • Willing to report onsite as indicated above.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Aruba Certification (ACSA and/or ACSP, depending on role)

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