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Network Administrator – Kuwait – TS/SCI

Network Administrator – Kuwait – TS/SCI

Requisition ID 
2017-34727
# of Openings 
2
Job Location 
KWT-Kuwait City
Job Function 
Information Technology
Security Clearance Level 
Top Secret/SCI
Full/Part Time 
Full Time

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Job Description

Contract: Army G2 ARIES

Position Title: Lead Technician, Network – Network Administrator (L2)

Location: Kuwait

 

 

GENERAL SUMMARY: 

 

GDIT is seeking candidates to support the US Army G2.  Under the Army Intelligence Information Technology Environment Support (ARIES) task order, the G2 supports numerous Army organizations providing mission critical intelligence tailored to the needs of Army senior leaders throughout the globe.  The ability of these organizations to provide this needed intelligence is dependent on the availability and successful operation of their Information Technology (IT).  The ARIES contract provides IT repair, maintenance, operations, logistics, engineering and cybersecurity services to ensure secure, reliable, and uninterrupted availability of the organization’s IT systems.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

 

Network Administrator will:

  1. Perform 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
  2. Possess a firm grasp and knowledge of fiber and copper-based Ethernet technologies, capabilities and cabling and their connectivity to local and wide area networks
  3. Monitor and respond to hardware and software problems utilizing a variety of hardware and software testing tools and techniques
  4. Install and configure network hardware and software
  5. Provide network troubleshooting and support
  6. Provide technical support and training to end-users
  7. Administer network security
  8. Back up file server data/disks
  9. Provide complex server maintenance
  10. Set up new users and deletes old users from the network
  11. Troubleshoot and resolve issues with network infrastructure and/or components

 

Desirable Skills / Experience:

  1. Comprehensive knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques used in network troubleshooting and support
  2. Comprehensive knowledge of routers, switches, patch panels, concentrators, associated terminals, and related network hardware and software
  3. Comprehensive knowledge of desktop operating systems and applications

 

Certifications:

  1. DoD 8570.01-M IAT Level II Computing Environment (CE) Certification as determined by the Program Manager is required prior to support on contract
  2. Required Security Environment Certification: CompTIA Security+ CE or equivalent
  3. Desired Computing Environment (CE) certification: CCNA, or CCNA-Security

 

Security Clearance:

TS/SCI required

 

 

Additional Qualifications:

  1. Candidates must be willing and able to attain a CI Polygraph for certain positions as determined by the contract
  2. Position may require lifting of objects (i.e. IT hardware), reaching/bending/kneeling (i.e. plug in cables) and other moderately strenuous activity
  3. Applicants must be able to deploy to potential hazardous duty locations due to mission requirements. Candidates must be able to maintain compliance with the standards of fitness requirements at all times throughout the period of performance of the task order

 

Education

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

 
 

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.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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