General Dynamics Information Technology Network Engineer - HOA in Djibouti

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:

Secret (NACLC)

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

Top Secret SCI


No Suitability Required

Job Family:

Information Technology

Job Description:

Design, document, test, and implement network services and devices. Perform installation, engineering, and maintenance to networked devices. Develops and maintain prescribed procedures to be followed routinely in the form of standard operating procedures. Detects, identify and perform complex problem isolation and resolution throughout the network architecture. Develops root-cause analysis of network related problems and is the focal point of all problem resolution. Utilize monitoring, mapping, and alerting software to perform network management by proactively collecting data and conducting real-time analysis of the performance of the network. May be responsible for key engineering projects. Develops and executes contingency plans for network software and hardware failures including isolated and major outages. Provides knowledgeable consulting, and technical guidance to technical review boards, configuration control boards, developers, engineers, and senior managers.

Basic Requirements

  • Primarily responsible for operations and maintenance of DoD secure and non-secure IT networks

  • Continuously uses OS/LAN/WAN protocols pertaining to Cisco Hardware (IOS, NXOS, 802.1Q, VTP, Rapid Spanning Tree Protocol, QoS, BGP, EIGRP, OSPF, NTP, and VoIP)

  • Set up, troubleshoot, and manage Virtual Private Networks (VPN): Site to Site, Remote Access, SSL, Dynamic Multipoint Virtual Private Network (DMVPN)

  • Technical expert in layer 2 and 3 security technologies: Firewalls, IPS/IDS (i.e. Cisco ASA, Juniper Netscreen)

  • Design, deploy, and maintain Cisco Nexus product line (i.e. Nexus 7k, 5k, 2k, 1k)

  • Understand and implement DISA STIGs on network devices

  • Experience with SNMP Network Management Tools (i.e. Solar Winds, Spectrum)

  • Capture and analyze sniffer captures

  • Install and configure Type 1 Crypto hardware common in DoD networks (i.e. KG-175D, KG-250, ViaSAT, KIV-7s)

  • Experience utilizing Enterprise ticketing system such as Remedy

Required Skills

  • Experience and or familiarity with Multi-Protocol Labeling System (MPLS)

  • Experience with transport circuits and termination

  • Experience with building deployable communications

  • Experience in Cisco Call Manager (CUCM) design & implementation

  • Experience in data center design and migration

  • Experience with deploying 802.1x solutions (i.e. Cisco ISE)

  • Experience with Cisco UCS implementations/deployments

  • Experience with virtualized services (i.e. Server virtualization, VDI, zero/thin client)

  • Familiarity with IPV6

Qualifications / Certifications

  • CASP CE (or other certification IAW DoD 8570.1 Technical Level III)

  • One of the following computing environment certifications is required:


  • Juniper (JNCIA)

Special Requirements

  • Candidate must have an active Secret Clearance with the ability to obtain and maintain a Top Secret Clearance

  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills

  • Works well inside team environment with a positive can-do attitude

  • Willingness to work flexible hours

  • Shift work and On Call status may be required

  • 60 Hour Workweek

  • May be required to sign for equipment

  • Temporary deployment to offsite customer locations may be required

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Scheduled Weekly Hours:


T elecommuting Options:

Telecommuting Not Allowed

Work Location:

DJI Djibouti (APCDJI)

Additional Work Locations:

CSRA is committed to creating a diverse environment and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.


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