F-35 Network Engineer

Clearance Level
Interim Secret
Category
Network Engineering
Location
Arlington, Virginia

REQ#: RQ119051

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

Do you hold an active US government security clearance? Are you interested in work that gives you the opportunity to use your skills to solve complex problems?  Would you like to join a team that encourages ingenuity and is mission driven?  Would you like to join an organization that makes a difference for our warfighters and our citizens?

The Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) F-35 IT program support contract provides knowledge-based, information assurance and cybersecurity IT services to the F-35 Lightning II Joint Program Office (JPO). Our services include program management, enterprise performance management, enterprise architecture, implementation of emerging capabilities and requirements, life cycle management, operations & maintenance, enterprise data management, service desk support and IT training. 

We are currently seeking a Network Engineer.

Job Duties:

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 solutions to a variety of technical problems of moderate complexity

  • 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 hardware and software acquisition

  • Creates plans and configures systems for data communication networks

  • Supports the design and build of hardware and software components for computer or telecommunications networks

  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned
     

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: BA/BS or equivalent, 2+ years of experience

Minimum Experience Required:

•   Certified as:

  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) or
  • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
     

•    IAT Level II baseline certification in accordance with DoD 8570.01-M, Information Assurance Workforce Improvement Program


Security Clearance: Secret clearance based upon a SSBI or SSBI-PR completed within the past five years.


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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

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.