Network Engineer / Admin (CCNA/CCNP)

Employer
Axom Technologies
Location
Columbia, MD
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
If you're interested in potentially gaining a Full Scope government clearance and have a CCNA / CCNP, we want to speak with you!​ Who we are: Axom Technologies is a Service Disabled, Veteran Owned, Small Business that was founded over 10+ years ago based on the idea of delivering quality expert services while supporting national security. Throughout the years Axom has been nationally recognized for several awards that were based around quality, program support, company growth and success. We pride ourselves on being able to swiftly adapt to new project needs and to rapidly changing conditions in the worlds of defense, security and intelligence. We relish opportunities to produce outstanding technical products and services for our clients. Why Axom? Axom Technologies offers an opportunity to work on exciting programs within the fields of Software Development, Cyber, IT, and Mission Support. Axom utilizes cutting edge technologies and continuously seeks to develop innovative tools not on the market today. We offer a diversified customer portfolio that allows our employees to grow their technical muscles and produce work they can engage in and are proud of. Our most tenured employees have stayed here because they have experienced exciting technical and mission projects all while being part of a small business environment that puts the employee first. Axom offers competitive salaries, excellent benefits, enticing 401k options and opportunities for career advancements. Check us out and see why we are one of the area's fastest growing Government Contractors! Benefits / Axom Team Perks: Axom always seeks top tiered talent and expect their very best performance. In return, we offer a welcoming environment for our team to not only be successful, but to also thrive in. We are passionate about our team, our work, and our achievements.Competitive and above market value salaries.Comprehensive health insurance plan.401(k) retirement plan with company paid contribution (up to 6% of your salary, immediately vested. No waiting!)Annual bonus plan.Flexible work schedules.4 weeks Paid Time Off, plus 10 Federal holidays.Generous referral bonuses.Performance-based spot bonuses.Company outings to local sporting events, company picnics, luncheons, intramural sports, open-houses and other various company sponsored events.Paid training - if you need it, you get it! We also offer access to an extensive online course catalog for unlimited training options.Room for growth and expansion of skill sets- Axom has over 20 funded contracts supporting various customers. Job Number 0010NCMTMS Clearance No Clearance is required, however the successful candidate must be able to obtain a TS/SCI with Full Scope Polygraph. Job Description Axom Technologies was recently awarded a prime DOD contract located at Ft. Meade, MD. We are currently seeking a talented Network Engineer to join our growing team! This candidate must be able and willing to obtain a government TS/SCI clearance and Polygraph.Job Description:Network Engineer provides support to the Network Administration team by providing technical direction regarding the application of networks to Network and System Administrators. Provides guidance to monitoring and maintenance of the current infrastructure to improve system performance and transition to an automated system administration.The Network Engineer shall possess the following capabilities:- Conduct inventories as directed (eg, semiannually/annually)- Configure and maintain organization's network diagrams and accreditation- Establish procedures to ensure strict control of each item of keying material whenever the material is turned over from one shift to another or from one individual to another- Minimize network latency and maximize data throughput through design analysis and network performance monitoring tools- Implement specific network solutions to support server requirements to include load-balancing, VPN's, firewall contexts, Traffic Shaping Voice over IP (VOIP), GRE Tunneling, IP Security (IPSec) IP Encryption and Media over IP (MoIP), and network address translation (NAT) where appropriate- Facilitate the implementation of high-speed, scalable, fault-tolerant network topologies as applicable to WAN and LAN design- Coordinate with the system engineering and dataflow efforts to ensure proper mission operations to minimize down time- Configure and optimize the network to connect various front-end and back-end components- Optimize end-to-end system performance and dataflow management- Design solutions, integrate, configure, deploy, test and provide ongoing maintenance for numerous types of network devices, interfaces and methodologies- Design, integrate, test and deploy Network solutions- Coordinate with appropriate dataflow organizations and end-customer recipients, follow-on data repositories and tasking organizations and mitigate potential adverse impacts on system-widedataflow- Validate new and existing dataflow and data formats- Manage assigned tasks and provide guidance to junior Network Engineers- Apply Network Acceleration techniques such as Riverbed- Develop algorithms used in modules or incorporated into models associated with the research and development of technologies and systems- Resolve complex network problems, operate network analyzers, WAN test equipment and network simulators Education -Ten (10) years experience in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required. Bachelor's degree in engineering or information systems management from an accredited college or university is required. Four (4) years of additional network engineering experience may be substituted for a Bachelor's degree- Axom Technologies is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Company Description: We relish opportunities to produce outstanding technical products and services for our clients. At Axom Technologies, we pride ourselves on delivering IT, cyber and engineering work that leads the industry. We pride ourselves on being able to swiftly adapt to new project needs and to rapidly changing conditions in the worlds of defense, security and intelligence. And we value and admire the sharp, passionate professionals on our team who achieve all those things. As a dynamic, fast-growing, industry-leading company, we believe Axom Technologies is a great place to work. Here IT, cyber and engineering professionals can flex their professional muscles, produce work they can be proud of, and ensure they stay at the forefront of their industry. At Axom, you'll always have a new challenge to interest you and a new opportunity to learn. Axom Technologies announces our 10-10 referral program! All current Axom Employees that refer a software candidate will receive a 10k referral bonus upon that candidate being placed on an Axom contract! The candidate being referred will also receive a 10k sign-on bonus of their own after being placed on an Axom contract! 10k for the referrer, 10k for the candidate!! For more details please visit us at , follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Linkedin to receive updates on openings as well!