Network Engineer I

Employer
Vencore
Location
Laurel, MD
Posted
Oct 13, 2017
Closes
Oct 16, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Overview Vencore is a proven provider of information solutions, engineering and analytics for the US Government. With more than 40 years of experience working in the defense, civilian and intelligence communities, Vencore designs, develops and delivers high impact, mission-critical services and solutions to overcome its customers most complex problems. Headquartered in Chantilly, Virginia, Vencore employs 3,800 engineers, analysts, IT specialists and other professionals who strive to be the best at everything they do. Vencore is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled Responsibilities Determines user requirements and design specifications for networksMonitors networks to ensure network availability to system usersPerforms necessary maintenance to support network availabilityPlans, schedules, and conducts the installation of new or modified hardware and associated operating systems and software applicationsDesigns and conducts tests and evaluations of USCYBERCOM's networks. Analyzes and organizes the corresponding hardware and software combined solutions through network modeling and planning.Performs system-level design and configuration of products, including determination of hardware, operating system, and other platform specificationsEvaluates new network technologies and makes recommendations to project managers regarding integration of these technologies into the existing networkPlans new network configurations and integration into existing networks to maintain optimal performanceProvides subject matter expertise to achieve joint full spectrum (terrestrial and space) network interoperability and integrationWith minimal guidance, designs, proposes, and implements solutions, including writing recommendations and specifying equipmentProvides technical assistance for the coordination of installation, upgrades, or deployment projects, including on-site direction for additional network engineersAssists in troubleshooting difficult or time-sensitive problemsProvides unique area of expertise when communicating the benefits of specific technologiesContributes to USCYBERCOM mission and direction in helping improve technical practices Configures, installs, and troubleshoots centralized network infrastructure such as routers, hubs, switches, etc. Minimum two years of experience as a Network EngineerMinimum of Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Computer Engineering, or related disciplineMinimum of DOD 8140/DOD 8570 IASAE Level II CertificationStrong attention to detail and organizational skills. Excellent communications skills.Active TS/SCI with Polygraph required