Network/MDRT Administrator

Expiring today

Fayetteville, NC
Sep 13, 2017
Sep 25, 2017
Full Time
Job Satisfaction, Professional Growth, Excellent Salary, Bonuses, and all around Cool Job!


This ARMA Network Administrator/MDRT Hub position is a full time opportunity for candidates who are looking for a Challenge in a fast paced energetic environment. This opportunity is perfect for Administrators that wants to work with tactical SHF and network/systems technologies and be a part of a team that truly makes a difference supporting Special Operations customers.



Go home at the end of every day knowing your job really matters. Be a part of the most Dynamic Global Network on the Planet! Typical responsibilities for this position include providing support and configuration of Medium Data Rate Terminal (MDRT) Hub equipment, iDirect, and tactical SHF systems encompassing planning & design through operations and deployment.




As a Network /MDRT Hub Administrator, provide Satellite Technical support and maintenance of telecommunications transmission media systems, services and network architecture for the Medium Data Rate Satellite Architecture Network and Medium Data Rate Terminal (MDRT) systems. This support shall include planning, configuration, operation, maintenance, and documentation related to MDRT architecture, network, and systems and associated equipment. Establish connections through created option files issued upon submittal of satellite access request (SAR) and gateway access request (GAR); perform network connectivity monitoring, system failure management, and routine support. Operate, monitor, and maintain network services to include highly specialized and unique worldwide networks in support of high visibility customers. Monitor, track, report, and restore IT networks involving iDirect communications hardware and software, stand-alone data systems, and video hardware and software systems designed for use on satellite and fiber optic networks. Works with other systems and network professionals as required to coordinate efforts, in order to maintain connectivity to external networks and resolve cross-team issues.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities 

    MDRT Architecture and Systems experienceDOD 8570 compliant I.E. Sec+ / CCNA Security, requiredExperience with MDRT, i-direct, or tactical SHF systemsAble to work Independently with little to no supervisionCompetent to work at a technical level on all phases of systems administration activitiesExcellent communication skills; shows tact, effective listening skills and follow throughAnticipates questions and is prepared with answersIntermediate understanding of Windows Server/Client administrationMust be a consummate professional in both demeanor and attireExcellent attention to detailIntermediate knowledge of SATCOM and SHF transmission systemsIntermediate understanding of networking and ability to troubleshootDetail oriented and organized; able to understand information systems and ensure accuracy of work
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 5-8 years of directly related experience in network administration and support.


Security Requirements


    Must be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret / SCI (TS/SCI) security clearance

Physical Demands


    Lift over 35 LBS
 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.