Network Systems Engineer - Top Secret clearance - Arlington, VA

Clearance Level
Systems Administration
Arlington, Virginia

REQ#: RQ75891 Network Systems Engineer - Top Secret clearance - Arlington, VA (Open)

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular
Job Description

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 Top Secret Clearance at minimum. Interim Top Secret Clearances are not allowed. 

  • 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)

  • 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

  • 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

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.