Network Engineer

Employer
CACI
Location
Denver, CO, United States of America
Posted
Nov 23, 2022
Closes
Dec 23, 2022
Ref
273485
Function
IT
Hours
Full Time
Network Engineer

Job Category: Information Technology

Time Type: Full time

Minimum Clearance Required to Start: None

Employee Type: Regular

Percentage of Travel Required: None

Type of Travel: None

CACI is seeking a Network Engineerto supportthe Federal Protective Service (FPS) located at Denver MegaCenter.

About the role:
  • Responsible for the implementation, deployment, and maintenance of networks for a federal government customer's distributed enterprise network environment supporting voice, data, and video services.
  • Establish networking environment by managing system configuration, installing systems, documenting system architecture, and adhering to network standards.
  • Provide detailed information for hardware and software selection, implementation techniques, and tools for the most efficient solution to meet business needs, including present and future capacity requirements.
  • Configure, install, troubleshoot various network devices and services (e.g., routers, switches, firewalls, VPN), LAN, and WAN.
  • Analyze user's Information Technology (IT) requirements, concept of operations documents, and high-level system architectures.
  • Validate system requirements and provide recommendations.
  • Advise senior level customers on network architecture and optimization.


More About the Role:

  • Implement and maintain an enterprise network environment to include Cisco routers, Cisco & Dell switches (Multi-Layer, Data Center/ Access/Core/ Distribution), Fortinet firewalls and Software defined access
  • Conduct testing of network systems. Maximize network performance by monitoring performance; responding to and troubleshooting network problems and outages; scheduling upgrades; conducting equipment refreshes; collaborating with network architects on network optimization.
  • Utilize monitoring, performance analysis, network management, software and hardware equipment to troubleshoot and isolate problems, assess network performance, and trace data and protocol activity.
  • Track all work activities in Service Now.


Required Qualifications:
  • Ability to obtain DoD Security Clearance
  • Ability to obtain Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Entry On Duty (EOD) - Active EOD preferred
  • BA/BS + 8 years of applicable experience or 14 years without degree
  • One of the following certifications:
    • CompTIA Network+
    • CCNA
    • CompTIA A+
    • CompTIA Security+
    • CCNP Security
    • Windows Server administration
    • Previous experience working on physical and logical network infrastructure installation or deployment/refresh projects
    • Experience with making configuration changes on switches, routers, and firewalls
    • Experience with systems and network monitoring tools
    • Experience gathering technical and business customer requirements
    • Strong networking background to be able to troubleshoot complex network issues
    • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
    • Able to communicate clearly and professionally with senior customers to field and troubleshooting questions and issues
    • SolarWinds network management
    • Experience with Network Packet Brokers
    • Experience with wireless services
    • Implementation of New Generation Firewalls


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous DHS or DoD experience
  • Cloud network or architecture experience (E.g., Nutanix, AWS, Azure, Google, etc.)
  • Experience with well-architected design principles for network Security, Reliability, Performance Efficiency, Operational Excellence, and Cost Optimization
  • Implementation of Network KPIs and Dashboards for measuring, assessing, and reporting the quality, health, and capability of the network
  • Experience with Software Defined Networks


What We Can Offer You:

- We've been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

- Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

- We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

- We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation's highest priorities.

- For over 55 years, the principles of CACI's unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

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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.

Pay Range: The proposed salary range for this position is $65,300-$134,000. There are a host of factors that can influence final salary including, but not limited to, Federal Government contract labor categories and contract wage rates, relevant prior work experience, specific skills and competencies, geographic location, education, and certifications. Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives. We offer competitive compensation, benefits and learning and development opportunities. Our broad and competitive mix of benefits options is designed to support and protect employees and their families. Employment benefits include health and wellness programs, income protection, paid leave and retirement and savings.

As a federal contractor, CACI is subject to any federal vaccine mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status.

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