Network Project Engineer
Essential Functions and Duties:Communicates with department (Sales/Operations) personnel to understand and define the project scope for integration.Meet with client to determine needs and formulate design. Complete site evaluation to determine client requirements and design specifications.Prepare engineering analysis of project to include: initial system design through various phases of engineering review to final system design, calculations, and integration documentation.Interpret and prepare blueprints, schematic drawings, and technical construction specifications.Manage engineering project schedule, propose changes to project, material selection and overall project costs.Create drawings for network systems including: line diagrams, facility floor plans, elevations, sections, panel details, rack elevations, and all other drawings required for successful project completion and coordination.Create final bill of materials for final system design.Position Specifications:Expert knowledge of modern network system design including but not limited to: routing, switching, VLAN and multicast.Proven experience and success with LAN and WLAN design and implementation.Proven experience with network planning, security principles, best practices and related technologies.Experience in implementing and managing VoIP systems desired.Proven hardware troubleshooting experience.Communicate effectively both verbally and in writing, ability to make technical presentations. This includes interfacing effectively with customers, peers, and executive level management.Ability to work on multiple priorities and/or projects simultaneously.Excellent organization and planning skills, able to set priorities to accomplish tasks.Ability to execute results against deadlines.Ability to solve technical problems, make recommendations and provide solutions.Knowledge of general construction and the construction process.Experience with use of manufacturer specific design tools and equipment (Cisco, HPE Aruba, etc.).2D drafting in AutoCAD for architectural coordination and system interconnection.High level abilities in MS Office Suite, specifically, MS Excel, MS Word.Note: This position is open to Chantilly, Baltimore and Richmond office location(s), but may require travel between the offices for project support.Qualifications:Education & CertificationsRequired: HS Diploma, CCNAPreferred: CompTIA Network+, CompTIA Security+, CCNP, MCSEWork ExperiencePreferred - 8+ years experience in network design, configuration, implementation, management and support.Disclaimer: This job description should not be construed to imply that these requirements are the exclusive standards of the position. Incumbents will follow any other instructions, and perform any other related duties, as may be required. The employer has the right to revise this job description at any time. The job description is not be construed as a contract for employment.CTSI is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.