Network Engineer

Location
Arlington, VA
Posted
May 21, 2019
Closes
May 23, 2019
Ref
R0042361
Function
Engineer
Hours
Full Time
Job Number: R0042361

Network Engineer
Key Role:

Provide technical guidance for directing and monitoring information systems operations. Design, build, and implement network systems. Direct the compilation of records and reports concerning network operations and maintenance. Troubleshoot network performance issues. Analyze network traffic and provide capacity planning solutions. Monitor and respond to complex technical control facility hardware and software problems. Interface with vendor support service groups to ensure proper escalation during outages or periods of degraded system performance.

Basic Qualifications:

-6 years of experience in enterprise LAN, MAN, or WAN environments

-4 years of experience with network administration and analysis

-Experience in working with appropriate complex network administration and maintenance and complex system implementations and organizational processes, including maintaining network system documentation

-Experience with maintaining the integrity and security of networks and connected systems

-Experience with evaluating vendor products and making recommendations to purchase hardware and software and the coordinating installation

-Experience with developing and monitoring policies and standards related to the use of computing resources

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree

-Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) or Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) Certification

-DoD 8570.01-M IAT Level II Baseline Certification for the Information Assurance Workforce Improvement Program

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with developing and implementing testing strategies and documenting results

-Experience with Microsoft Visio a plus

-Experience with the Air Force or other DoD clients

-Ability to be a self-starter, multitask in a fast-paced environment, and prioritize multiple tasks with minimal supervision

-Possession of excellent team-oriented, team building, presentation, organizational, analytical, problem-solving, and customer service skills

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-BA or BS degree in CS, MIS, or an IT-related field

Clearance:

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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