CACI International Network Administrator / COMSEC Manager in International, Djibouti
Network Administrator / COMSEC Manager
Job Category: Information Technology
Time Type: Full time
Minimum Clearance Required to Start: TS/SCI
Employee Type: Regular-Long Term Assignment
Percentage of Travel Required: Up to 10%
Type of Travel: Local
Are you interested in continuing your career in CJTF HOA/AFRICOM in a mission focused environment? CACI has established upcoming positions throughout the European theater supporting multiple customers for the Department of Defense. We are looking for experienced, innovative and motivated IT Specialists to support enablement CJTF HOA/AFRICOM’s mission objectives.
What You’ll Get to Do:
CACI has an excellent opportunity for an experienced, self-directed, Network Administrator . This position is in support of a Department of Defense (DoD) organization, CJTF-HOA located OCONUS in Djibouti, Africa. This position is required to travel OCONUS.
The Network Administrator is responsible for maintaining, analyzing, troubleshooting, repairing and supporting switching and routing devices, firewalls, load balancers, alarmed carrier devices, uninterruptable power supplies, and in-line network encryption devices, which deliver the Command’s network transport capabilities. They configure devices in accordance with security policies.
The Network Administrator develops and maintains IP address schemes for all assigned networks, and annually review and update the Master IP Routing Schema. Troubleshoot and correct all detected or reported network faults or outages. Provide assistance via remote access, phone, or in person. Candidates need excellent problem-solving and customer service skills, as well as extensive experience with network hardware, software applications, operating systems and network connectivity. They must be customer service-oriented and proactive in anticipating and resolving problems while maximizing efficient use of resources
The Network Administrator requires excellent problem-solving and customer service skills, as well as thorough knowledge of network hardware, software and connections. They provide first line fault monitoring on the customers networks making best use of available network management tools; Identify, isolate and classify network faults identified either manually or via available network management tools; Receive, confirm, and classify network reported faults identified by customers or performance management tools.
The candidate will also need demonstrated knowledge in communications security for monitoring, operating and maintaining cryptographic devices.
More About the Role:
The successful candidate must be able to communicate clearly and succinctly both written and orally, have strong leadership skills, and present products and ideas in a business-like manner. The candidate will be required to work in dynamic fast paced environments that require team interaction and coordination of efforts. The candidate must be experienced in interfacing with both client managers and system users.
They must operate, maintain, and manage the LAN infrastructure (e.g., switching and routing devices, firewalls, load balancers, alarmed carrier devices, uninterruptible power supplies, in-line network encryption devices). Provide VIP fly-away comms support.
Coordinates hardware and software system installation and ensures specifications are met. Create and maintain thorough documentation for all incident resolutions and troubleshooting instructions in the Knowledge Databases. Working with hardware and software vendors to verify timely product delivery and ensuring that new equipment is installed and ready to operate on schedule.
COMSEC management and custodian duties require maintaining multiple Secure Communication devices across the Enterprise; providing cryptographic support to customers across the Enterprise; maintaining accurate accounting records; maintaining current inventory of all Controlled Cryptographic Items (CCI) material; evaluate and monitor health and performance of the communications security services including hardware and management software; develop and maintain a road map for capabilities, operations, and technologies; assist with development and execution of test plans and supporting documentation of all communications security configuration upgrades, additions or revisions for customer approval before implementation; follow all customer network security processes and procedures, ensures compliance with all Government policies.
Additionally, the Network Administrator will provide remote support and/or travel to customer sites as required.
You’ll Bring These Qualifications:
Currently hold an adjudicated Top Secret/SCI Clearance and be able to maintain
BA/BS + 3 years recent specialized experience
CCNA: Routing and Switching Certification
CompTIA Security + (IAT Level II or greater)
Experience with Cisco Routers and Switches
Experience with COMSEC devices, materials, and security processes
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
ITIL v3 – Foundation
Experience with Video Teleconferencing (VTC) systems and networking
Adaptable to changing circumstances and operational needs
Understanding of Department of Defense Military standards
Experience with DoD IT security requirements
Experience working in a CJTF
Company Overview: At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
As required by Executive Order 14042, Federal contractor employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by December 8, 2021 regardless of the employee’s duty location or work arrangement (e.g., telework, remote work, etc.), subject to such exceptions as required by law. If selected, you will be required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 and submit documentation of proof of vaccination before starting employment with CACI.