Cloud Network Engineer

CGI Group, Inc.
Fairfax, VA
Jul 20, 2021
Jul 23, 2021
Full Time
Cloud Network Engineer Position Description Cloud Network Engineer: Overall, the Network Engineer will be responsible for the design, implementation, maintenance, and support our growing network infrastructure. You will be part of a team that is responsible for designing and developing scalable, maintainable, highly available network architectures that meet business objectives and SLAs. This is a "hands-on" position requiring solid technical skills, as well as excellent interpersonal and communication skills.Your future duties and responsibilities Engineering of SA-related solutions for various projects and operational needs.A cents € cents Configure firewall rules, IPS, routing, and VPNs. Test and monitor connectivity and network performance in major Cloud Service Provider (CSP) environments and external connections (both physical and VPN). Troubleshoot network issues.A cents € cents Perform network maintenance and system upgrades including service packs, patches, hot fixes and security configurationsA cents € cents Configure and install various network devices and services (eg, routers, switches, firewalls, load balancers, VPN, QoS) in both virtual and physical environments.A cents € cents Monitor performance and ensure system availability and reliabilityA cents € cents Monitor system resource utilization, trending, and capacity planningA cents € cents Provide Level-2/3 support and troubleshooting to resolve issuesA cents € cents Work within established configuration and change management policies to ensure awareness, approval and success of changes made to the network infrastructureA cents € cents Select and implement security tools, policies, and procedures in conjunction with the company's security teamA cents € cents Liaise with vendors and other IT personnel for problem resolutionA cents € cents Provide 24x7 support for critical production systems.A cents € cents Perform scheduled maintenance and support release deployment activities after hours.A cents € cents Share domain and technical expertise, providing technical mentorship and cross-training to other peers and team members.Required qualifications to be successful in this roleA cents € cents Bachelor degree with 5+ years Network Engineer experience require.A cents € cents Understanding of network security, including IPS.A cents € cents Knowledge of Palo Alto firewalls or other Next Generation Firewalls (NGFW), preferably in both physical and virtual environments.A cents € cents Understanding of WAN routing and connectivity, including MPLS and VPN.A cents € cents Experience working with Linux and Windows server, including Active Directory and DNSA cents € cents Excellent written and verbal communicationA cents € cents Flexible, team player, "get-it-done" personalityA cents € cents Ability to organize and plan work independentlyA cents € cents Ability to work in a rapidly changing environmentA cents € cents Ability to multi-task and context-switch effectively between different activities and teamsA cents € cents Experience working with AWS or Azure Cloud based services is requiredA cents € cents CCNP, AWS/Azure certifications is preferredA cents € cents CCIE, Net+, CISSP or other relevant certifications are desirableA cents € cents FedRAMP, NIST and FISMA compliance, Federal procurement, security and Authorization and Accreditation (A&A) processes, VMWare, IT ServiceA cents € cents Experience in AWS VPC and Azure VNets is highly desirable as well.A cents € cents Experience with AWS CloudFormation, Azure ARM or Terraform templates is desirable.Due to the nature of the government contracts we support, US Citizenship is required.#CGIFederalJobsBuild your career with us.It is an extraordinary time to be in business. 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