Network Engineer

Employer
DMI
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Jun 20, 2017
Closes
Jun 21, 2017
Hours
Full Time
About DMIDMI, the world's first end-to-end mobility company, combines all the skills and services necessary to deliver mobile enterprise solutions. Built to reinvent business through mobility, DMI has expertise in mobile strategy, UX, web, and app development, omni-channel commerce, brand and marketing, big data management and analytics, and secure device and app management. The company's unique, integrated approach to mobility has resulted in dramatic growth as well as an expanding client base, which includes hundreds of Fortune 1000 commercial clients and all fifteen US Federal Departments. DMI is headquartered in Washington DC area, with satellite offices around the world. Additional information is available at www.dminc.com and on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.About the Opportunity DMI is currently seeking to hire a Network Engineer to support an Information Management System for a Federal Government customer on a long-term contract in the DC metro area. Duties and Responsibilities: Perform network management to include controlling, planning, allocating, deploying, coordinating, and monitoring the resources necessary for proper network operations, maintenance and services for the agency architecture. Coordinate with other contractors or vendor personnel to promptly resolve issues, questions, and problems. Provide high quality IT capabilities and services that are expertly integrated with the agency business processes and enable the accomplishment of needed information processing by performing the network operations, maintenance and services listed in this section. Assist in operating, maintaining, and troubleshooting agency communication infrastructure, equipment, systems, procedures, etc. Provide expertise in the current network topologies, protocols equipment and utilizes state-of-the art network management tools for monitoring, collecting, analyzing and reporting system performance data. Continually research the commercial market for equipment/system upgrades to enhance the agency network infrastructure. Configure and maintain Cisco routers, Cisco switches, Juniper Firewall devices, and all associated network equipment, including creating /maintaining routing tables, Access Control Lists (ACLs) and Virtual Local Area Networks (VLANs), in a diverse router and switch environment.Set-up a test lab on all new equipment for upgrades, stand-alone testing and later parallel operation prior to implementing to the operating system. Maintain a daily operations log to document significant events affecting network operations and/or application services availability. Maintain a weekly maintenance schedule to document maintenance activities for the upcoming week. The schedule shall contain, but not limited to, system being maintained, date/time of scheduled maintenance, and the name of the Government representative that authorized maintenance. Responsible for resolving service problems; performing expert maintenance; and installing configuring and testing all types of data communications equipment.Troubleshoots network hardware using test instruments and diagnostic programs.Maintains data network equipment and services to ensure working order and demand availability by performing scheduled, routine on-line tests and by checking, adjusting, or replacing equipment to establish standards.Installs and tests various communications equipment and services to specified configurations and ensures proper working order for new or updated network service.Installs conduit, cable and junction boxes to support a wide variety of data communications requirements for interconnecting both secure and non-secure information systems network equipment (including workstations, PCs and printers).Terminates and splices twisted pair, coaxial and fiber optic cables as necessary and specified by the particular task/delivery order.Specialized experience includes, but is not limited to, analysis, design, and installation of computer-based systems; analysis, design, and installation of local area nets; and analysis and installation of communications systems. Education and Years of Experience: Bachelor's degree, related technical training (or equivalent experience) plus at least two years of directly related experience. Required Skills/Certifications: Security +, and CCNA Required Top Secret/SCI Physical Requirement(s): N/A Location: Washington, DC Working at DMIDMI is a diverse, prosperous and rewarding place to work. We provide our employees with competitive benefits, educational assistance, and career growth opportunities. Every employee is valued for their talents and contributions. We all take pride in helping our customers achieve their goals, which in turn contributes to the overall success of the company.The company does and will take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals with disabilities and protected veterans, and to treat qualified individuals without discrimination on the basis of their physical or mental disability or veteran status. DMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Veterans/Disability. No Agencies Please Applicants selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. US citizenship may be required for some positions.