Network Engineer

Employer
The Global Edge Consultants
Location
Chantilly, VA
Posted
Nov 18, 2022
Closes
Nov 30, 2022
Ref
717714488
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
*Job Title: Engineering (Capacity) NE II (Government)**Location: Chantilly, VA **Type of Role: Contract**Overview: *Global Edge is an award-winning recruitment agency connecting project professionals to projects worldwide. We are currently looking for a Software Engineer for a client of ours in Chantilly, VA. The role of the Network Engineer is to support our government customerA$ cents A cents ' not A cents " cents s global enterprise networks. Network Architecture provides solutions for modernizing the network components while supporting service delivery for customer requirements in a mission-focused operational enterprise.*Responsibilities and Essential Duties: ** Provide capacity planning for Campus Area and Local Area Networks. Monitor link utilization and port density to anticipate increases and upgrades.* Monitor and analyze network performance using performance tools and reports. Identify and develop solutions for network improvement and optimization. Assist with packet-level inspection for troubleshooting and forensic analysis.* Provide technical expertise to operations engineers and technicians.* May supervise other network support and client server specialists and plan, coordinate, and implement network services.* Develop and improve products, processes, and systems.* Required Clearance: TS/SCI with the ability to obtain/maintain polygraph.*Qualifications (Education, Experience, and Skills): ** Network capacity planning experience, with standard approaches to capacity management.* Extensive networking experience with Campus and Local Area Networks to include packet inspection, problem analysis, network performance analysis, and network optimization.* Experience with various network performance and analysis tools (eg, Riverbed, NetScout) and network management systems.* Expert knowledge of routing and switching protocols and the ability to demonstrate knowledge through briefings and documentation.* Initiative and discipline to work unsupervised as part of a network engineering team. Experience establishing process, developing documents, and organizing repositories a plus.* Must have or obtain a Security+ CE or equivalent 8570 certification.*_The Global Edge Consultants, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Global Edge Consultants, LLC does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need._*Job Types: Full-time, ContractPay: $50.00 - $55.00 per hourBenefits:* 401(k)* Dental insurance* Health insurance* Vision insuranceSchedule:* Monday to FridayAbility to commute/relocate:* Chantilly, VA: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)Experience:* Network Engineering: 6 years (Required)* Network Capacity: 3 years (Preferred)Security clearance:* Top Secret (Preferred)Work Location: One location

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