Senior Infrastructure Design Engineer

Employer
ISYS Technologies
Location
Rockville, MD
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Minimum Clearance Required:Public TrustResponsibilities:Senior level network engineer to help shape decisions for our customer in the area of network design, administration, and thought leadership becoming a trusted advisor.This position requires an engineer to assist with the change process and incident response process:* Change Process: Must be able to take requirements from a customer and turn those requirements into a network design and solution. This work may be done independently or as part of a team. Performs technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, supportability, and effectiveness analyses for total systems. Candidates should have experience with network architecture and design, and will be expected to produce network implementation and migration plans. Must be able to design, test, and support network enclaves in various stages of deployment. The position requires candidates to be able to produce and review technical documentation.* Incident Response: Troubleshoot network-related service issues including outages, anomalous behavior, and slow response class of problems. Outages may be on critical systems and candidates must be able to work methodically through these stressful events. Must be able to provide recommendations to optimize network operation and performance.Qualifications:Experience Requirements:* 4+ years relevant work experience as a network engineer with a telecommunications equipment vendor, service provider, or a data center.* Professional level understanding and hands-on experience with TCP/IP as well IP routing protocols, especially OSPF, EIGRP, and BGP.* Experience configuring and monitoring LAN/WAN equipment, including routers, switches, load balancers, SNMP managers and protocol analyzers* Experience in traffic flow analysis, network management, network topology design, security, performance and fault tolerant architecture* Professional level understanding and hands-on experience with GRE and IPSec.* Professional level understanding and hands-on working knowledge of Cisco IOS.* Experience performing technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systemsDesired Skills:* Hands-on experience with the following Cisco routing and switching platforms: 6500 series, Nexus 7k, 5k, and 2k.* Professional level understanding of common network security controls, especially firewalls and intrusion prevention systems.* Hands-on experience with at least one of the following firewall platforms: Fortinet, Stongate, Cyberguard, or Palo Alto* Hands-on experience with the following Cisco firewall platforms: ASA and FWSM* Hands-on experience with Cisco SSL-VPN technologies.* Hands-on experience with CiscoWorks.* Hands-on experience with NetScout.* Hands-on experience with Cisco VSS technology.* Hands-on experience with Cisco / Tandberg VTC infrastructure equipment.* Hands-on experience with Linux, BSD, or AIX systems.* Hands-on experience developing scripts using various shells and other scripting languages (for example Perl, Tcl, Expect)* Good understanding of network and server virtualization.* Professional level understanding of mobile device management frameworks such as AirWatch.* Excellent written and verbal communication skills.* Audit and assess network enclaves against customer service requirements and best practices.* Formulate network management strategies.* Experience providing recommendations to optimize network operation and performance.Clearance:* Public Trust; Top Secret EligibleEssential Requirements - Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job with or without reasonable accommodation.While performing the duties of this job, the employee will regularly sit, walk, stand and climb stairs and steps. May require walking long distance from parking to work station. Occasionally, movement that requires twisting at the neck and/or trunk more than the average person, squatting/ stooping/kneeling, reaching above the head, and forward motion will be required. The employee will continuously be required to repeat the same hand, arm, or finger motion many times. Manual and finger dexterity are essential to this position. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, depth perception and telling differences among colors. The employee must be able to communicate through speech with clients and public. Hearing requirements include conversation in both quiet and noisy environments. Lifting may require floor to waist, waist to shoulder, or shoulder to overhead movement of up to 20 pounds. This position demands tolerance for various levels of mental stress.ISYS Technologies is an Engineering and Information Technology Company focused on providing Services to the Federal and State Government. ISYS offers a competitive compensation program and comprehensive benefits package to our employees including Health/Dental/Vision/PTO and more. ISYS Technologies is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.US Citizenship is required.Options:Posted by StartWire.