We are ARMA, a GDIT Company. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter.
Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important. GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day.
We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can’t turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a Network Administrator joining our team to support a customer in Newington, VA.
At GDIT ARMA, people are our differentiator. As a Network Administrator, you will be trusted to monitor and maintain the customer's computer networks. See some of the job responsibilities below:
WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING:
Provide ongoing support for the functionality and efficiency of computer networks (LAN/WAN).
Design, install, maintain, and coordinate the use of network systems.
Monitor and manage data traffic/network performance and control network resource performance to ensure high-quality transmission.
Troubleshoot and resolve problems to ensure quality transmission service on the network.
Provide technical solutions in the management of software, hardware, configurations, and architectures, including network control software, routers, switches, lines, modems, adapters, and servers.
Evaluate existing network systems to ensure network capacity meets current and future network requirements.
Analyze customer requirements to determine optimal network solutions
Monitor network performance and troubleshoot and resolve complex problems to maintain operating efficiency and ensure quality transmission service on the network.
Use subject matter expertise to diagnose and solve issues and has authority to deviate from standard operating procedures
May create, maintain, and delete user accounts and will plan, install, and maintain network systems for multiple classifications
May provide installation, maintenance and repair of network hardware and software
Develop and/modify process and technical documentation. Create backup procedures, test plans, and related reports
Plan and diagram the physical layout and location of devices and the connection between devices participating on the network
Evaluate and recommend networking product and software upgrades
Maintain operating efficiency and stability, and ensure the security and integrity of all systems and data
May function in a "Tier 3" support role, resolving the most complex network issues escalated by Tier 2 support
May coach and provide guidance to less-experienced professionals and may serve as a team or task lead
WHAT YOU WILL NEED:
8+ years of relevant network administration work experience
CCNA certification required
DoDI 8570.01m Certification required
Network Security + certificate preferred
CCNP Route/Switch or equivalent certification preferred
ITIL Certification preferred
BA/BS degree or equivalent work experience (Additional Education, Training, Certifications or Work Experience can be substituted for Degree or Years of Experience.)
Active TS/SCI clearance required
WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:
401K with company match
Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
Ability to make a real impact on the world around you
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About Our Work
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 does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.
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.