General Dynamics Information Technology Lead Network Technician in Ft Meade, Maryland

Job Description

Network Administrator (L2)

Fort Meade, MD

LIMITED TIME OFFER: Signing Bonus up to $8,000

GENERAL SUMMARY:

GDIT is seeking Network Administrator to support the US Army Intelligence and Security Command (INSCOM). Under the I2TS 3 task order, INSCOM ensures reliable, uninterrupted availability of Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Information Management (C4IM) including: networks, hardware, software, engineering, and specialized tools at the point of customer need to support INSCOM's mission. INSCOM and its MSCs provide the enabling layer to connect the Army and its tactical formations to defense and national intelligence agencies via tactical networks. The ability to provide mission critical intelligence is dependent on the successful use of its information technology (IT) networks worldwide.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

An I2TS 3 Network Administrator:

  • Performs administration duties for networking hardware including routers, switches, hubs, gateways, access points, network interface cards, networking cables, network bridges, modems, ISDN adapters, firewalls and other related network hardware

  • Must have firm grasp and knowledge of fiber and copper-based Ethernet technologies, capabilities and cabling and their connectivity to local and wide area networks

  • Monitors and responds to hardware and software problems utilizing a variety of hardware and software testing tools and techniques

  • Installs and configures network hardware and software

  • Provides network troubleshooting and support

  • Provides technical support and training to end-users

  • Administers network security

  • Backs up file server data/disks

  • Provides complex server maintenance

  • Sets up new users and deletes old users from the network

  • Troubleshoots and resolves issues with network infrastructure and/or components

  • Desirable Skills / Experience:

  • Comprehensive knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques used in network troubleshooting and support

  • Comprehensive knowledge of routers, switches, patch panels, concentrators, associated terminals, and related network hardware and software

  • Comprehensive knowledge of desktop operating systems and applications

Certifications:

  • DoD 8570.01-M IAT Level II Computing Environment (CE) Certification as determined by the Program Manager is required prior to support on contract

  • Required Security Environment Certification: CompTIA Security+ CE or equivalent

  • Desired Computing Environment (CE) certification: CCNA, or CCNA-Security

  • Security Clearance:

  • TS/SCI required

    Additional:

  • Candidates must be willing and able to attain a CI Polygraph for certain positions as determined by the contract

  • Position may require occassional travel

  • Position may require lifting of objects (i.e. IT Hardware), reaching/bending/kneeling (i.e. plug in cables) and other moderately strenuousactivity

  • Contract is I2TS 3

Education

Education Required

  • High School Diploma/GED with 8 years of related experience, or Associate’s Degree with 6 years of experience, or Bachelor’s Degree with 4 years of experience

Qualifications

5-8 years of directly related experience supporting network operations.

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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The $5,000 ERP offering expires once the position is filled. After the referred employee has completed 60 calendar days of full-time regular employee service, Human Resources/Staffing will process the referring person’s award and they will receive payment shortly filling out a form. To be eligible to receive the award, the referral must be able to provide a name and contact information of the referrer for contact for payout. Please note that referrals will not be paid on a rehire of a former employee within two years of their last separation date from General Dynamics or for any General Dynamics employee referring another General Dynamics employee, regardless of company or affiliate.

Job ID2018-40901

Number of Positions1

Job FunctionInformation Technology

Security Clearance LevelTop Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Full/Part TimeFull Time