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Lead Network Administrator in Okinawa at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 12/30/2018

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Job Description

Applicant will provide On-Site tier 1 technical support for JEXC2. Depending on past experience may be eligible to serve as site lead. Responsibilities for this position will include weekly report preparation including the WAR and also to participate on weekly status calls for tracking activity and for planning and preparation. Site lead may also be required to participate in planning meetings with personnel at the local command.

** Duty Station is Okinawa, Japan **
Must maintain a current US Civilian Passport.
Obtain visa to live and work in JP as required by SOFA.
Other countries in AoR may have entry requirements that musts be met during contingencies and exercises.
Normal work hours are 5 days/week 40 hours. During exercises or deployments additional hours may be required and must be approved in advance.
Deployments to other OCONUS locations inside the COCOM's AoR may be required for exercises and/or real world missions.
A medical suitability screening prior to employment is required in support of deployability.
Prior experience working with USMC is not required but will be helpful.

Additional Responsibilities:

Responsible for the analysis, administration and support of voice, video, and/or data communications networks.

1. Analyzes, administers and maintains voice, video, and/or data communications networks.

2. Manages the usage and performance of voice, video and/or data communications networks.

3. Maintains network security and ensures compliance with security polices and procedures.

4. Evaluates hardware and software, including peripheral, output, and related equipment.

5. Participates in the development and implementation of network-related procedures and standards.

6. Participates in and may lead aspects of major network installations and upgrades.

7. Interfaces with vendors to ensure appropriate resolution during network outages or periods of reduced performance.

8. Develops and implements testing strategies and document results.

9. Provides advice and training to end-users.

10. Troubleshoots and resolves complex problems.

11. May provide work leadership to less-experienced network personnel.

12. Maintains current knowledge of relevant hardware and software applications as assigned.

13. Participates in special projects as required.

Job Requirements

5-8 years of directly related experience in network administration and support.

Professional certification in specific technologies, depending on job assignment: Security+, CCNA
Substantial experience and a high degree of competency with the technical aspects (routers, switches, network appliances and other network related elements of the JEXC2 suite of systems or with similar C4ISR environments that utilize most of the applications listed below. Solid working knowledge of the wide area networks and server architectures which interface with or interoperate with the JEXC2 networks.
• 16 Port Storage Area Network (SAN) switches
• Call Manager
• Combined Enterprise Regional Information Exchange System (CENTRIXS)
• Defense Collaboration Tool Set (DCTS)
• Defense Messaging System (DMS)
• DoD Information Assurance requirements - DoD Manual 8570.01-M & DODD 8570.01
• Hyper-converged Infrastructure
• Joint Worldwide Intelligence Communications System (JWICS) (TS/SCI Requirement)
• Media Server
• Network Attached Storage (NAS)
• Nutanix
• NX-1000
• Rapid Response Kit (RRK)
• Terminal Access Controller Access Control System (TACACS)
• Virtual Machine Architecture
• VMware
• Whats Up
• Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
• Cisco Works
• Defense Information Systems Network (DISN) Video Services (D-VDS)
• Defense Switched Network (DSN)
• Department of Defense (DoD) network security
• Firewalls, intrusion detectors, and network analyzers
• Internet
• Internet Protocol - Joint Worldwide Intelligence Communications System (IP-JWICS) (TS/SCI Requirement)
• KG-250
• KG-250x
• KIV-7M
• Net Admin
• Network Management System (NMS)
• Operational Net Assessment
• Radio Over Internet Protocol (ROIP)
• Raytheon IST-2 Defense RED Switched Network (DRSN)
• SI Tech bit media
• UNIX operating system
• Various Cisco switches
• Voice-Over Internet Protocol (VOIP)
• Voice-Over Secure Internet Protocol (VOSIP)
• Wide Area Network (WAN) protocols

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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