Senior Network Engineer

Clearance Level
Top Secret
Network Engineering
Fort Meade, Maryland
Chantilly, Virginia

REQ#: RQ105068

Travel Required: 10-25%
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is seeking a Senior Network Engineer to provide Network Engineering services for an exciting new contract, Defense Enterprise Office Solutions (DEOS). This position will require the employee to report full-time onsite in Fort Meade, MD or Chantilly, VA. NOTE: This position is contingent upon contract tasking.

As a Senior Network Engineer, you will be responsible for design, documentation, implementation and management of network transport services for a hybrid cloud capability.  You will manage firewalls, routing tables, VLAN configurations and other typical Network Engineering tasks to enable highly available and secure communications between on-premise datacenter capabilities and cloud services.

Additional responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Provide technical leadership in the planning, investigation, design, and implementation of physical and logical communications solutions having network-wide impact.

  • Influence team members, the customer, and vendors to define, analyze, and provide solutions for the customers voice, data, and image communications requirements.

  • Prepare complex workprints and schematics to define and illustrate entire network structures and solutions.

  • Identify and recommend new design tools for use in communications projects.

  • Evaluate projected corporate network usage and provides and implements media solutions.

  • Participate in and influences marketing proposals and studies by providing costing models, reports, and technical solutions for network-wide projects.

  • Identify product modifications and influences vendors to incorporate these changes into their products.

  • Plan, design, and implement network managements systems to monitor, diagnose, control, and measure performance of multiple communication networks.

  • Identify, analyze, and recommend new network administrative systems for entire networks to ensure accurate network inventory and timely implementation.

Required Qualifications:     

  • Active DoD Top Secret clearance

  • Current DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification (CCNA, CompTIA Security+ CE or similar)

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field

  • 8+ years of Network Engineering experience to include 3+ years of Cloud Service experience; additional experience / certifications may be considered in place of education

  • Networking expertise (TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, VOIP, SSL, VPN, network topology, firewall)

  • Expertise of information technology principles, methods, and techniques as well as knowledge of the associated hardware, software, and equipment

  • Expertise in DoD Cloud Computing Security Requirements Guide (CC-SRG) and SCCA Architectures including Cloud Access Point (CAP) architectures

  • Ability to thrive in a highly collaborative, fast-paced, growth-focused environment

  • Ability to motivate teams to perform exceptionally over long stretches of time and in challenging situations

  • Able to report onsite as indicated above

Desired Qualifications:

  • Expertise in cloud service delivery network models

  • Experience with MS Office 365 design, deployment and migration

  • Experience with managed service delivery models

  • Experience with hybrid and cloud service delivery models

  • CCIE Certification


This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Texas or Montana or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.

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.