Senior Network Engineer - TS/SCI - RAF Molesworth, UK

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Category
Network Engineering
Location
Molesworth, United Kingdom

REQ#: RQ61146

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Senior Network Engineer
TS/SCI
RAF Molesworth, UK

Please take this opportunity to join one of GDIT’s fastest long-standing growing programs!  US Battlefield Information Collection and Exploitation System eXtended (US BICES-X) is a cutting edge program supporting DoD intelligence information sharing on current and emerging global threats to mission and coalition partners and emerging nations. With an internationally dispersed team supporting each combatant command, the US BICES-X team is in direct support of the war fighter and their missions. We are seeking a creative and driven professional with a passion for solving real world issues on a cross-functional, fast paced team. 

Candidate will be part of the EUCOM Bilateral Networks team providing Network support to four unique networks supporting communications and operations throughout Europe. This position plays a key role toward the teams continued success in one of the most challenging and rewarding AORs.

Responsibilities:

  • Install network devices such as routers, switches, firewalls, IP encryptors and collaboration endpoints
  • Utilizes network performance tools such as Netflow and Solarwinds to monitor network performance
  •  Performs detailed network analysis of packets and protocol information. Determines and implements changes required to maintain network availability and predetermined service level agreements
  • Ensures network devices are compliant with DISA STIG requirements, performs scheduled reviews of the network security posture to ensure compliance
  • Evaluates and recommends the appropriate equipment to support upgrades and changes to the network. Responsible for evaluation and recommending new network technologies
  • Contributes to the development of enterprise standard procedures and process improvement. This includes writing documentation for network configuration management and standardization
  • Plans and executes detailed network changes and upgrades
  • Responsible for opening Cisco or other vendor warranty support cases and interfacing with technical support staff to completion of network incidents
  • Writes detailed plans for implementing complex enterprise level network changes including back out and recovery plans
  • Shares technical knowledge with peers and mentors junior level technicians
  • Utilizes analytical processes to troubleshoot and resolve network outages and degraded conditions
  • Participates in special projects as required
  •  Knowledge of network protocols such as OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, Spanning tree protocol, ISAKMP, ESP, SIP and SCCP
  • Knowledge of routers, switches, patch panels, concentrators, associated terminals, and related network hardware and software
  • Knowledge of current Cisco IOS software and hardware features. Knowledge of VOIP / collaboration systems. Knowledge of HAIPE based encryption devices
  • Perform in depth analysis of IP routing protocols to include BGP, OSPF and EIGRP
  • Configure and troubleshoot Multicast
  • Configure and troubleshoot DMVPN and GRE tunnels
  • Configure and troubleshoot H323 and SIP protocol
  • Produce network drawings and documentation
  • Perform network site surveys for new site installs
  • IP schema management utilizing Solarwinds IPAM

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

  • 8+ years of experience required.
  • Must possess and maintain a Top Secret/SCI Clearance
  • BA/BS degree required or equivalent work experience.
  • Must meet DoD 8570 requirements and be eligible for IAT level II (Security+ or equivalent) access upon hire for positions with elevated privileges and must obtain ITIL V4 Foundation within six months of hire
  • CCNA required 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, Spanning tree protocol, ISAKMP, ESP, SIP and SCCP.
  • Experience with Netflow and Solarwinds.
  • Additional specific certifications may be required

This position may be required to complete short-term deployments to austere locations worldwide

The work is typically performed in an office environment, which requires normal safety precautions; work may require some physical effort in the handling of light materials, boxes or equipment

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. 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.

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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.