MISSION Network Administrator 513th EWS in Eglin Air Force Base, FL at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 6/30/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Join General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) and be a part of the team of men and women that solve some of the world’s most complex technical challenges. The MISSION program is seeking a Network Administrator to support our customer at Eglin AFB in sunny Florida!

If selected you will be responsible for the analysis, administration and support of voice, video, and/or data communications networks:

  • Maintain SAN, switches and security implementations according to government information assurance policies and procedures
  • Monitor network performance and stability and ensure efficient and effective operations.
  • Possess strong troubleshooting, analytic and diagnostic skills, along with good communication abilities.
  • Coordinate and implement network software and hardware upgrades with peers and leadership.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve LAN/WAN performance, connectivity and related network problems. Installs, tests, terminates and maintains fiber and copper cabling systems.
  • Perform proper cable management techniques.
  • Prepare and maintain network maps and present reports. Install, configure, and maintain voIP telephone systems.
  • Provide technical solutions in the management of software, hardware, configurations, and architectures, including  network control software, routers, switches, lines, modems, adapters and servers.
  • Evaluate existing network systems and planning long-term strategies to ensure network capacity meets current and future network requirements.
  • Install, support and/or maintain LANs and/or WANs; evaluate and recommend networking product and software upgrades with some latitude and moderate supervision.
  • Design, install and maintain the network system for multiple classifications and coordinates their use with some independent judgement and moderate supervision. 
  • Monitor network performance. Troubleshoots and resolves problems to ensure quality transmission service on the network.
  • Maintain operating efficiency and stability, ensure the security and integrity of all systems and data, and respond to outages and other issues.
  • Apply practical knowledge of job area typically obtained through advanced education and work experience. May require the following proficiency: Works independently with general supervision. Problems faced are difficult but typically not complex. May influence others within the job area through explanation of facts, policies and practices. Requires moderate skill sets and developing proficiency within discipline.

Basic Qualifications:

  • BA/BS (or equivalent experience)
  • 2+ years of experience
  • Security+ certification
  • Secret clearance
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.