Cleared Network Engineer

Employer
Leading Path Consulting
Location
Mclean, VA
Posted
Jan 17, 2022
Closes
Jan 19, 2022
Ref
317229026
Hours
Full Time
Position is funded and vacant and we have a direct relationship with the Program Manager proceedings will move quickly for the right candidate!Position requires an active TS/SCI with Full Scope Polygraph clearanceThe Network Engineer is responsible for designing technical solutions for complex problems. The candidate will provide technical oversight of a project solution, including requirement interpretation and allocation of requirements to technical components. The candidate will define processes to support the implementation of requirements. The candidate will be responsible for ensuring that technical solutions leverage industry best practices, designing for security and excellence while minimizing the total cost of ownership. Candidate should be able to define internal and external customer IT infrastructure architecture needs and then design solutions to meet those needs to include: capacity planning, systems configuration and tuning, monitoring backups, and installations of hardware and software. Candidate will be required to work independently with little supervision and should be flexible to work and support IT Operations needs as requested.Requirements5+ years of experience configuring, designing, maintaining, and troubleshooting LAN/WAN devicesThorough understanding of network routing concepts (EIGRP, OSPF, BGP, IP MPLS)5+ years of experience configuring/maintaining Cisco ASA/Firepower devicesBasic understanding of QoS conceptsExperience with network monitoring technologies3+ years of scripting experience (Python, Perl, Powershell, VBscript, bash, etc.)Ability to take ambiguous requirements or problems and convert them into technical solutionsAbility to partner with systems administrators, storage administrators, and application developers to solve complex problemsComplex problem management research and issue resolutionAbility to mentor junior network engineersBenefitsLeading Path is an award-winning Information Technology and Management Consulting firm focused on providing solutions in process, technology, and operations to our government and Fortune 500 clients. We offer a professional and supportive work environment with a strong work-life balance. Leading Path provides a comprehensive and competitive benefits package, fully paid for healthcare, PTO, 11 Holidays, 401K, tuition reimbursement, opportunities for professional growth and advancement, and much more