Network Engineer

Employer
Apex Systems
Location
Quantico, VA
Posted
Aug 24, 2019
Closes
Aug 26, 2019
Ref
294595112
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Title: Network Engineer Location: Quantico, VA Terms: Contract to Hire Candidates must be US citizens able to obtain and/or maintain a Department of Defense [Secret / Top Secret / Top Secret - SCI / Top Secret - SCI with Polygraph]* security clearance as a condition of employment Apex Systems has an immediate opening for a Network Engineer who likes working in a fast-paced, collaborative, operationally-focused environment. The ideal candidate for this position is a network engineer who has relevant network engineering operational experience managing complex customer networks and the associated infrastructure. The position is responsible for creating and maintaining a variety of networks interconnected amongst each other, and to network operational equipment that makes up a full mission-critical system. Successful candidates will support network and system engineering teams, along with customer counterparts (users and operators) on various projects and systems. This is a full time position in Quantico, VA. Now interviewing! Responsibilities include: Determine user requirements and design specifications for network configurations Perform necessary maintenance to support network availability Perform network infrastructure design and configuration of products including determination of operating systems and other platform specification Evaluate new technologies and make recommendations to project managers regarding integration of these technologies into the existing network infrastructure Plan new network configurations and integration into existing systems to maintain optimal performance Provide solutions that incorporate concepts across engineering disciplines and environments Prepare complex work prints and schematics to define and illustrate entire system structures and solutions Five (5) or more years of experience managing telecommunications systems including routers, switches, T1, DS3 and firewalls Experience designing complex, non-standard networks and the ability to think creatively about telecommunications problems Experience supporting and collaborating with engineers in virtual server environments Clear understanding of IP addressing, protocols and internet systems and be able to interact with service providers Experience with Cisco products especially with ASA firewalls EEO Employer Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178

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