NESD Network Administrator

Clearance Level
Network Administration
Not Applicable, Virginia

REQ#: RQ84731

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Join General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) and be a part of the team of men and women that solve some of the worlds most complex technical challenges. The Naval Enterprise Service Desk (NESD) team is searching for an AWS Cloud Systems Administrator to join their program. This position is supportable virtually.

You will be responsible for maintaining computer infrastructures with emphasis on networking. The NESD Network enables the integration of tools required to deliver Service Desk operations within GDIT facilities.  These tools include cloud-based Cisco ACD, BMC Helix ITSM, and IPSoft Amelia Artificial Intelligence.  Users and developers will access the technology using Government-assigned CAC, and the Network Engineer will be required to integrate this login capability to the NESD Prototype solution.

Responsibilities may include cloud-based computing, on-site servers, software-network interactions as well as network integrity/resilience are the key areas of focus.  You will be a technology professional who has the necessary skills to support and oversee cloud-based voice and data technology.  You will understand and support the planning, design, and on-going maintenance of all networking equipment and associated configurations.

  • Develop, integrate, configure, and maintain hardware and software as required to transition the Prototype capability to production.

  • Support the Network functions required to integrate GDIT’s technology (ACD, ITSM, and AI) with the Government’s CAC. 

  • Maintain accurate and efficient Domain Controller configurations as well as support Cyber with Firewall configurations.

  • Support the ongoing development of SOPs and Knowledgebase article development for Tier 1 and AI.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a similar field or equivalent combination of IT training and practical IT experience

  • 4+ years of experience in Network Operations; Managing/working with network devices

  • Solid understanding of networking to include routers, switches, circuits and architecture

  • Demonstratable understanding of TCP/IP fundamentals (e.g. DNS, FTP, SSH, ACL, VLAN, DMZ, BGP), general networking technologies, network architecture and connectivity troubleshooting

  • Experience or exposure to a hosting providers, online services, or internet service provider environment is preferred. This time must include troubleshooting routing, switching, and load balancing in a complex networking environment

  • Security+

  • Secret clearance

Desired Qualifications:

  • Thorough experience performing packet capture analysis or running Wireshark is highly desirable

  • Desired Certifications:

  • CCNA or CCNP certification

  • CompTIA Security+

  • CompTIA Network+ 

  • CompTIA A+

The likely salary range for this position is $88,000 - $132,000, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.

View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

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.