NCIS Network Engineer 24/7 support

Clearance Level
Top Secret
Network Engineering
Quantico, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Network Administration

Network and security engineering.

Storage Area Network Managment

REQ#: RQ141685
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

Join General Dynamics IT and be a part of the team of men and women that solve some of the world’s most complex technical challenges. The NCIS program is searching for a Network Engineer to join their team in Quantico, VA.

The position is for shift work during the periods 1730-0630 Monday through Friday, 1730 Friday through 0630 Monday, and all holidays.

The Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS) is an organization of approximately 2,200 personnel of which 700 serve at HQ and the remaining staff serve at offices worldwide. NCIS is the DON component with primary responsibility for criminal investigation, law enforcement (LE), counterterrorism (CT), counterintelligence (CI), and cyber matters.  NCIS not only has primary responsibility for all criminal investigative, CI, CT, and cyber matters within the DON, but it also has exclusive investigative jurisdiction in non-combat matters involving actual, potential, or suspected criminal, terrorism, sabotage, espionage, and subversive activities.

This position is part of the IT Technology Development division within the NCIS ITDS organization and performs the following functions:

  • Tests and analyzes all elements of network facilities
  • Monitors and controls the performance and status of network resources on multiple enclaves utilizing software and hardware tools
  • Identifies and diagnoses problems and factors affecting network performance
  • Analyzes network performance, usage, traffic flows, access, and interfaces
  • Provides technical planning and analysis for communication activities including designing, integrating, installing, troubleshooting, repairing, testing, monitoring, reporting, documenting, working with appropriate vendors, and performing preventative maintenance services
  • Performs testing, provisioning, operations and emergency response for ongoing network operations
  • Oversees and manages the deployment of upgrades to existing data, video, and related systems in a multi-location environment
  • Ensures all required operational and support documents are current
  • Maintains a current understanding of emerging technologies and trends in online media, cloud service, storage solutions, and other data center technologies
  • Assists System Administrators and Tier 2 technicians with their duties as needed

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (May be substituted for additional years of experience)
  • 8+ years of network experience; with 3 years of specialized networking experience indicated below
  • Current CISSP and CCNP
  • Active CCIE certification is a plus
  • TS/SCI required

Specialized Experience Includes:

  • Experience with engineering data center and IP backbone networks in a multi-vendor, multiprotocol environment, including networks based on T1, DS3, Fiber/Optical, DSL, Ethernet, and Ethernet over Copper core.
  • Experience with the following protocols, BGP, OSPF, vDC, vPC, VRF’s, Spanning-Tree, VLANs, 802.1q, QoS, Cisco ASA with Active/Active Multiple Contexts
  • Firewall Experience Required- Cisco ASA 5500X, Juniper SRX, Forcepoint SW  
  • Expert level configuration of Cisco routers and switches including: 4500/6500, 3750, 3850, and ASR 1000  
  • Nexus 2K/5K/7K/9K Data Center Experience 
  • Experience with configuration and management of firewalls; Cisco Firepower, Palo Alto, Forcepoint Sidewinder, and Juniper
  • Familiar with NTP /MAB/F5 Deployment
  • Experience with Network Management Apps - Cisco ACS/ISE, Cisco Prime, SolarWinds​


  • Excellent customizable health benefits (Medical, Dental and Vision)
  • 401K with company match
  • Flexible work week
  • Educational Assistance and eLearning
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to employee advancement
  • Rewards and Recognition programs
  • Innovative and collaborative environment encouraging of highly motivated critical thinking

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

8 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


CompTIA - Security+ CE - CompTIA

Travel Required


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.