Network Technician

Engility Holdings Inc.
Beltsville, MD
Sep 29, 2022
Oct 03, 2022
Full Time
Description SAIC has an opportunity for a Network Technician in Beltsville, MD!This role is temporarily hybrid remote due to Covid-19 and could be called back into the office full time at the customer's request.Job DescriptionResponsible for installing, monitoring, operating, managing, troubleshooting and restoring service to communications networks in a large telecommunications facility environment (includes data/voice communications equipment, multiplexers, data terminal equipment, commercial leases and transmission media). Responsible for performing proactive monitoring of network elements alarms and alerts to identify those components/elements that may lead to or already are causing network degradation or failure.Responsible for providing Tier II Operational Support to the classified network systems and components in support of the Department of State classified networks.Acts as the escalation point to Tier III Engineering staff.Responsible for performing capability checks and operational handoff for all Change Requests in support of the GTS Change Management Program/Process.Minimal supervision should be required for potential candidates. Contacts are frequent with individuals representing other departments, and/or representing outside organizations. Contacts involve obtaining or providing information or data on matters of importance to the function of the department or which may be a sensitive nature.Responsible for serving as Essential Personnel in the GTS 24x7x365 Network Service Center, so shift work is required.Available shifts are not yet determined.Qualifications Required Education & ExperienceAA Degree in related discipline and six (6) years related experience; OR, High School and eight (8) years related experience.Desired Experience, Skills, & CertificationsExperience in one or more of the following: Cisco Nexus, Cisco Catalyst routing and switching, data center cabling maintenanceExperience supporting the configuration and maintenance of various network hardware and software, primarily Cisco catalyst and Cisco Nexus switching and routing technologiesKnowledge of cabling standards, fiber optic and copper cable termination.Experience with network monitoring applications such as NeuralStar or other similar monitoring toolsITIL (R) Foundation certificationRequired ClearanceMust hold a Top Secret Clearance