Network Operations Team Lead - TS/SCI - Tampa, FL

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Network Engineering
MacDill AFB, Florida

REQ#: RQ69637

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Network Operations Team Lead

Tampa, FL

Check out this great opportunity to join one of GDIT’s fastest long-standing growing programs! US Battlefield Information Collection and Exploitation System eXtended (US BICES-X) is a cutting edge program supporting DoD intelligence information sharing on current and emerging global threats to mission and coalition partners and emerging nations. With an internationally dispersed team supporting each combatant command, the US BICES-X team is in direct support of the war fighter and their missions. We are seeking a creative and driven professional with a passion for solving real world issues on a cross-functional, fast paced team.

This position will involve installing, maintaining, monitoring, and coordinating the operation of complex local and/or wide area networks; working under limited supervision and performing additional duties as assigned. This position will require the ability to think on the run.


  • Service Center Central (SCC) Team Lead, responsible for prioritizing tasks, both local and Enterprise, and tracking them to completion. Balance the work load amongst the team. Provide feedback to teammates and leadership.
  • Provide technical assistance during installation, operation, and maintenance of network and user equipment.
  • Assist with upgrades, integration, and installation, as needed. Install and upgrade network software and hardware, as directed. Maintain network-monitoring software. 
  • Monitor and maintain the network to ensure reliability, data integrity, and peak performance.
  • Maintain tight configuration control over the network architecture and equipment.
  • Make recommendations for COTS hardware/software upgrades and implementation of new network systems, as needed.
  • Responsible for performing on-site or in-house servicing, repairs and/or installations of company products.
  • Provides technical support to customers on operational or maintenance aspects of system equipment.
  • Serve as customer contact on technical and service related problems.

Required Qualifications:

  • 8+ years of experience required.
  • Must possess and maintain a TS/SCI clearance.
  • BA/BS degree or equivalent work experience
  • CCNP required
  • DoD 8570 IAT Level II required
  • Experience using Network management tools and concepts.
  • Ideal candidate will have experience with distributed network environment.
  • Experience with Cisco routers and switches, supporting DOD networks
  • Experience with creating network diagrams using Microsoft Visio.
  • Experience with twisted pair cable, Patch Panels, and other layer 1 maintenance and installation.
  • Experience with SM and MM fiber
  • Cisco VoIP experience desired.
  • Candidate must be willing to perform systems maintenance duties after-hours and on weekends.
  • Candidate must be willing to be on-call for troubleshooting and support.

Unique/Additional Requirements Knowledge Requirements:

  • Knowledge of Cisco Catalyst and Cisco Nexus series switches
  • Knowledge of Cisco ISR Gen2 (1900, 2900, 3900 series) and ISR Gen3 (4000 series) routers
  • Knowledge of Cisco Firepower series firewalls.
  • Knowledge (to include instillation) of KG-175, KG-250 and other NSA Cryptographic devices.
  • Knowledge of configuration of Cisco IOS 15.x, Cisco IOS-XE 16.x, and NX-OS 9.x
  • Knowledge of VLAN's, Spanning Tree, and routing concepts to include: EIGRP, RIP, OSPF, BGP, and Multicast.
  • Knowledge of network management applications including Solarwinds

Additional Requirements:

  • Riverbed WAN optimization equipment experience desired.
  • Must have excellent oral, written and teamwork skills.
  • Must be capable of troubleshooting complex network issues.
  • Candidate could be deployed to support network installations/maintenance. Deployment locations could include hazardous duty zones.

The work is typically performed in an office environment, which requires normal safety precautions; work will require physical effort in the handling of materials, boxes or equipment.

The above job description is not intended to be, nor should it be construed as, exhaustive of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with this job.

Requests for reasonable accommodations will be considered to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the principal (essential) functions of this job.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer (M/F/D/V).

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.