Network Administrator

Fairfax, Virginia
Feb 22, 2019
Feb 22, 2019
Full Time
Dewberry is a leading, market-facing professional services firm with more than 50 locations and 2,000 professionals nationwide. What sets us apart from our competitors are our people. At Dewberry, we seek out exceptional talent and strive to deliver the highest quality of services to our clients. Whether you're an experienced professional or a new graduate, you'll have the chance to collaborate with the best and brightest and work on innovative and complex projects at the forefront of the industry. Our commitment to excellence stems from our personal integrity and from other defining attributes, which we call "Dewberry at Work," that have inspired our employees to be successful for more than a half-century.

Dewberry is currently seeking a Network Administrator to join our IT department in our Fairfax, Virginia office. This is an excellent career opportunity for an enthusiastic and talented individual to join and support a team of outstanding professionals. This position offers the opportunity to apply the latest technology and tactics to help our staff meet and exceed the expectations of our clients.

In this position you will be installing and troubleshooting networking hardware to include Routers, Switches, Firewalls and Network drops for local area network (LAN) and wide area network (WAN) systems. You will also assist in coordinating special projects related to LAN/WAN hardware/software improvements and/or enhancements.

The qualified candidate for this position will have any combination of education and training equivalent to possession of a bachelor's degree in computer science, information engineering or other related areas and such education should be at a level which demonstrates the ability to perform the responsibilities listed.


  • Installation and troubleshooting of network hardware including routers, switches and firewalls.
  • Day to day operations and support of a distributed Cisco Unified Communications environment to include MACs, VoIP phone setup and administration of desktop applications (Jabber).
  • Assist with coordination of special projects related to LAN/WAN and IPT hardware/software improvements and/or enhancements.
  • Maintenance and management of Cisco Prime Infrastructure, to include setup of new sites, syslog/fault monitoring, image/ios backups and change management.
  • Network health monitoring utilizing industry leading technologies.

Required Skills & Required Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum of 0-2 years' experience in a distributed network environment.
  • Experience with Cisco UCM, Unity Connection, IM&P, CER, Contact Center and Netscout are preferred, but not required.
  • Working knowledge of routing protocols, web filtering, SIP trunking, VoIP and network troubleshooting methodologies.
  • Working knowledge of 802.11a/b/g/n wireless networks and be able to resolve connectivity, interference, authentication and coverage issues.
  • US Citizenship required

At this time, Dewberry will not sponsor a new applicant for work authorization.

*Dewberry 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 protected veteran status.

*Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background screening which may include, but is not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, driving record check, criminal background check, and an investigative consumer report. These screenings will be conducted by Dewberry's background vendor of choice and will be conducted in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local law.