Princ Administrator, Network
ResponsibilitiesProvides long-term planning for voice/video network including circuit forecasts, traffic studies and other network performance reports. Plans integration of new switches, call controllers and audio/video initiatives into network. Oversees ordering process to effectively and economically meet grade of service objectives. Plans new routing revisions to ensure that the network databases are consistent with network plans. Ensures that management and planning software is developed and revised to accurately report traffic levels.Responsible for the analysis, administration and support of voice, video, and/or data communications networks. Under general supervision assists global customers with SOF deployable kit configurations, must have an understanding or be familiar with KG's, routers, switches, tunnels along with Configuration Files and Cutsheets. Maintains and reviews network security logs. Manages network performance. Troubleshoots and resolves problems to ensure quality transmission service on the network. Administers network policies, procedures and standards. Enforces security procedures. Maintains file servers, network access; documents, analyzes and troubleshoots system anomalies to ensure optimum equipment performance, prepares system for operational use and support operational tests. Knowledge, Skills and AbilitiesCCNA, NET+, Security +Requires a good working knowledge of network administration and information systemsAbility to troubleshoot a variety of business software applications Should be able to distinguish between hardware problems, software problems or user errorBasic business communication skillsMust be able to evaluate network performance and interact with users to solve problems, most of them moderately complexDetail oriented and organized; able to understand network evaluation criteria and be exact in assessments Must closely follow network protocols and methodologyProvides technical guidance and leadership to staff with less experience Able to effectively conduct and interpret tests, and troubleshoot solutions of moderately complex operational problemsDetail oriented and organized; able to understand information systems and ensure accuracy of workMay need to review the work of others and be able to detect errors or needed modificationsCompetent to work at a high technical level on all phases of network and video operationsAnalyzes, administers and maintains voice, video, and/or data communications networkManages the usage and performance of voice, video and/or data communications networks. Education Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience. Qualifications 8-10 years of directly related experience in network administration and support. 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 - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.