This Surge Team Network Administrator position is a full time opportunity for candidates who are looking for a challenging, fast-paced environment. We are looking for experienced Network Administrators who want to work with the latest technologies as part of a traveling team supporting unique customer needs.
This position requires 80% plus travel to support worldwide missions. Typically travel can range from one week to six months.
Responsibilities include providing installation, maintenance and troubleshooting support of information systems applications and related peripheral hardware. Daily responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
Ensure network connectivity throughout the LAN/WAN infrastructure.
Plans network layouts and configures systems to user environments.
Analyzes network topologies and traffic and capacity requirements.
Analyzes voice; video; radio-frequency; and/or data communications networks; including planning; designing; evaluating; selecting; and upgrading operating systems and protocol suites and configuring communication media with concentrators; bridges; and other devices.
Service provisioning; installation; maintenance; and management of the intra-facility LAN/VLAN wiring; equipment; and software itself within and between the facilities.
This position requires 3+ years of directly related experience supporting network administration operations. Experience includes, but is not limited to:
Firm grasp of layer 2 switching and layer 3 routing and switching.
Demonstrated proficiency in EIGRP; STP; VTP; ACLs; IP sub-netting and Layer 3 tunnels and must understand how to monitor network devices to perform fault and root cause analysis.
Strong troubleshooting background in networking and communications equipment.
Strong communication skills (written & oral).
Ability to deal with customers at all levels in stressful situations.
Ability to prioritize and dynamically re-task response and recovery actions as situations change.
Recent experience with military cryptographic equipment
This position may require deployments to CONUS and OCONUS locations worldwide; and may include hazardous duty areas. Deployments can be of a duration of up to 180 days; this position typically deploys on an as-required basis.
The work is typically performed in an office environment and at client site locations, which requires proper safety precautions; work may require some physical effort in the handling of light materials, boxes or equipment. Some customer environments are in austere environments.
Top Secret/SCI security clearance required.
For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. 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.
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