Sr Network Engineer

Employer
Raytheon
Location
Mclean, VA
Posted
Jun 20, 2017
Closes
Jun 21, 2017
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Raytheon is looking for an experienced Network Engineer with an active TS/SCI clearance and polygraphWork as part of a collaborative, multidiscipline team in support of US Government and provide technical subject matter expertise in the field of network engineering.*Strong background designing and implementing Local and Wide Area Networks (LAN/WAN)*Advanced knowledge of TCP/IP Networking*Experience with VPN technologies and protocols including IPSec and SSL*Experience configuring and trouble-shooting LAN Switches, Routers, and Firewalls and VPN concentrators.*Ability to convey technical designs, ideas and results to non-technical audiences and provide briefings to high-level government personnel.*Experience in authoring documents (reports, briefings, etc,) to support customer missions.Demonstrated ability to apply the engineering design process to discover innovative methods to solve technical problems and meet client requirements.Duties, Tasks, and Responsibilities:. With limited guidance, performs moderately complex engineering and O&M activities. Utilize network analysis tools to identify performance problems in the network. Incumbents follow troubleshooting procedures for restoring the network to optimal performance levels. They assist senior technical staff in preparing troubleshooting procedures for restoring the network to optimal performance levels.. With limited guidance, performs moderately complex network designs using existing technology. Plans network configurations for integration into the network, using knowledge of the performance characteristics of the systems being added to the network and the specifications for network interfaces to insure effective integration and optimal network performance. Incumbents prepare technical proposals for presentation to the agencys engineering review boards to add new technologies to the network.. With limited guidance, performs routine to moderately complex network upgrades. Reviews user requests for upgrades or additions to the network to assess impact on network performance and provides advice and guidance on the most practical technical approach to meeting user requirements. Plans upgrades to existing network configurations, using knowledge of the performance characteristics of the systems being upgraded and the specifications for network interfaces to insure effective integration and optimal network performance. Incumbents prepare technical proposals for presentation to the agencys engineering review boards for upgrading existing technologies.Minimum Experience:. Top Secret clearance with polygraph is required.. A senior level practitioner. Someone that has extensive experience or training related to a particular skill, language, system, or technology and is capable of not only delivering a capability tied to that skill, but passing their knowledge on to others.. Requires a minimum of six (6) years of experience Required Education (including Major): Bachelors degree or higher in Electrical Engineering or related IT fieldGeneral professional years of experience may be substituted for specialized years of experience at a ratio of three (3) years of general experience within an occupation for one (1) year of specialized experience. Relevant certifications will be considered equivalent to three (3) months of specialized experience. A degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or a scientific or technical discipline related to the specific skill.. An Associates degree will be considered equivalent to eighteen (18) months specialized experience.. A Bachelors degree will be considered equivalent to three (3) years specialized experience (total equivalency is not cumulative when combined with an Associates degree).. A Masters degree will be considered equivalent to two (2) years specialized experience (up to a total of five (5) years when combined with a Bachelors).. A will be considered equivalent to two (2) years specialized experience (up to a total of seven (7) years when combined with a Masters and a Bachelors).Please Note: This position can be classified as either an E04 or E05 dependent on the experience. 86952