Administrator, Network

Peterson AFB, CO
Apr 19, 2017
May 11, 2017
Full Time
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. Maintains current knowledge of relevant hardware and software applications as assigned.

 12. Participates in special projects as required.


13.  Security + Required


14.  Information Assurance Technical (IAT) II required.


15.  Administers and manages network boundary devices and technologies. Tasks include: working with Communications Squadrons and other base-level authorities to maintain and administer security boundary components at locations IAW DoD and AF standards and guidance, using industry best practices; changing, upgrading, and patching boundary devices requiring two-person compliance through established change management procedures; participating in project management, planning, implementation and installation to ensure configuration and integration conforms to baseline architecture; identifying potential threats; and managing resolution of security violations. Operates and maintains network boundary devices and technologies to include, but not limited to, maintaining and operating Intrusion Prevention Systems (IPS);  troubleshooting and correcting IPS induced service issues; maintaining physical infrastructure to include troubleshooting, operating system patching and identifying potential threats; and managing resolution of security violations. Installs and configures network boundary devices and technologies such as granting and restricting administrative access to boundary devices according to authorization rules. Responsible for installing, configuring, operating, maintaining, monitoring, administering, and troubleshooting network and network defense technologies (e.g., firewalls, application-based firewalls, intrusion detection systems, web proxy devices and servers, and associated software) and participating in project management, planning, implementation and installation to ensure configuration and integration conforms to baseline architecture. 
If assigned to enterprise telephony systems, personnel would conduct centralized management and perform system maintenance on the Enterprise Telephony Management (ETM) platform, to include: administering ETM client user accounts for authorized personnel; performing associated accounting management tasks to provide situational awareness of the enterprise Major Command (MAJCOM) voice networks;  operating and maintaining approved Voice Protection System (VPS) devices; developing rule sets for VPS devices;  performing moves, adds, and changes associated with VPS policy; responding, resolving and reporting VPS alarms and messages; and,  maintaining and tracking VPS data necessary to administer the system and generate reports.  Additionally, provides sustainment and performs system preventative maintenance on the ETM platform by creating and managing all ETM client user accounts and objects, performs  associated accounting management tasks and provides situational awareness of all assigned voice networks. By requisition level of 8570 Certification and OEM/Industry, Certifications will be added to be in compliance.

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 2-5 years of directly related experience in network administration and support.


Active secret security clearance at a minimum is required.

Current CompTIA Security+ CE certification

   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.