Network Engineer

Washington, DC
Aug 09, 2022
Aug 11, 2022
Full Time
As JT4 continues to grow, we are hiring Network Engineers for either Nellis AFB located in Nevada or Edwards AFB located in California. This position requires experience with different types of telecommunications and networking equipment across associated transport technologies. A strong understanding of telecommunication systems used to transmit voice, data and video across digital and fiber optic WAN/LAN infrastructure is also necessary. The ideal candidate will: Apply technical knowledge of telecommunication networking and transport equipment to solve complex problems utilizing diagrams, schematics, test equipment, and engineering data. Works as a team member on projects and tasks providing computer hardware and operating system solutions for the team or task. Performs the daily operational support on various networks to include system security, access, configuration, backups and restores. Specifies network requirements, monitors performance, troubleshoots networking hardware and ensures system is working properly according to specifications and parameters. Install, configure and maintain various types of digital and optical transport equipment. Common equipment includes switches, routers, and OTN on CISCO & Brocade. Possess a strong understanding of Layer 2/3 networking principles. Utilizes network management software and diagnostic tools to diagnose, configure and review configurations. Troubleshoot and resolve network issues on OTN, switches and routers. OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES Each employee must read, understand, and implement the general and specific operational, safety, quality, and environmental requirements of all plans, procedures, and policies pertaining to the employee's job. WORKING CONDITIONS Some weekend and shift work may be required. Occasional travel, possibly overnight, to remote facilities for training or mission support may be required. The selected individual must be able to lift 20 lbs. REQUIREMENTS - EDUCATION, TECHNICAL AND WORK EXPERIENCE Bachelors Degree in associated discipline from an accredited academic institution or equivalent experience through technical training, completion of a recognized certification program, or experience. A minimum of 7 years of hands-on experience are required for this position. Experience with Structured Cabling (copper and fiber optic) Be able to demonstrate experience with the following protocols: OSPF BGP VRRP Spanning Tree (802.1W) NAT/PAT Experience with Visio Experience with WireShark The ideal candidate would also have experience with: NX OS VxLAN QoS Multicast Scripting SolarWinds Candidate must have or be able to obtain Security+ certification within a reasonable amount of time. At a minimum the candidate will possess an active CCNA certification or equivalent. Must be able to obtain and maintain security clearance. Must be a US citizen. Must possess a valid state issued driver's license.

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