As a Network /MDRT Hub Administrator, provide Satellite Technical support and maintenance of telecommunications transmission media systems, services and network architecture for the Medium Data Rate Satellite Architecture Network and Medium Data Rate Terminal (MDRT) systems. This support shall include planning, configuration, operation, maintenance, and documentation related to MDRT architecture, network, and systems and associated equipment. Establish connections through created option files issued upon submittal of satellite access request (SAR) and gateway access request (GAR); perform network connectivity monitoring, system failure management, and routine support. Operate, monitor, and maintain network services to include highly specialized and unique worldwide networks in support of high visibility customers. Monitor, track, report, and restore IT networks involving iDirect communications hardware and software, stand-alone data systems, and video hardware and software systems designed for use on satellite and fiber optic networks. Works with other systems and network professionals as required to coordinate efforts, in order to maintain connectivity to external networks and resolve cross-team issues.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
MDRT Architecture and Systems experience
DOD 8570 compliant I.E. (e.g. Sec+ ) required
Experience with MDRT, i-direct, or tactical SHF systems
Able to work Independently with little to no supervision
Competent to work at a technical level on all phases of systems administration activities
Excellent communication skills; shows tact, effective listening skills and follow through
Anticipates questions and is prepared with answers
Intermediate understanding of Windows Server/Client administration
Must be a consummate professional in both demeanor and attire
Excellent attention to detail
Intermediate knowledge of SATCOM and SHF transmission systems
Intermediate understanding of networking and ability to troubleshoot
Detail oriented and organized; able to understand information systems and ensure accuracy of work
Requires shift work
DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 2+ years of experience
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 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.