Network Systems Engineer - TS/SCI clearance

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Systems Administration
Arlington, Virginia

REQ#: RQ75910

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT. 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. 

The Network Systems Engineer is responsible for developing and maintaining secure data & voice networks. A successful candidate will be experienced in the analysis, design, development and deployment of technical network solutions. A successful candidate will also have relevant experience in maintaining and troubleshooting network devices in an enterprise environment. The ability to work in a fast moving, challenging DoD environment is a must. Other duties as assigned.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Active TS/SCI clearance.
  • DoD 8570/8140 IAT Level II certification (Security+ CE or higher) 
  • Computing Environment certification (Examples include but are not limited to: A+ CE, CCNA, JNICA)
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.

Required Skills/Knowledge:

  • Broad understanding of network technologies and principles, security policies, firewalls, and L2/L3 switch and router devices  (Cisco, Juniper, Aruba)
  • In depth knowledge of Windows (Workstation & Server)
  • Experience with enterprise network storage solutions (SANs, storage backup and recovery)
  • Experience deploying and maintaining virtualization technologies.
  • Previous experience deploying, managing, and troubleshooting network devices
  • Familiarity with network performance monitoring tools
  • Possess flexibility to operate in a highly dynamic environment while ensuring a high level of operational effectiveness
  • Detail oriented with ability to work well in a team environment

Desired Skills/Knowledge:

  • Knowledge/Experience with Linux operating systems
  • Experience automating applications and infrastructure in enterprise networks (Ansible)
  • Experience with routing and switching protocol standards such as: TCP/IP, MPLS, OSPF, BGP, SDN, and 802.1x
  • Previous experience gathering customer requirements, writing and developing network design and implementation engineering plans