Network Operations Specialist Job



  Full Time   Employee

Fort Knox
United States

Network Operations Specialist (Job Number:420068)


All work must be completed on-site at Ft. Knox. This position is for the

Network Operation Center (NOC) team with primary responsibilities in the

monitoring, management, support and maintenance of the US Army enterprise,

Data Centers, Recruiting Command Services (RSN) and North America South East

(NASE) networks. Team provides monitoring and support for all

communications equipment (routers, switches, hubs, terminal servers,

wireless access points, VPN concentrators and UPS) and circuits in the


Candidate will be expected to facilitate and coordinate solutions operating

under minimum supervision for a large complex enterprise organization. Is

responsible for assisting with the evaluating and analyzing the performance

- f communications services, defining communication baselines and

communications service levels for the enterprise. Is responsible for

assisting with the implementation of control and monitoring systems to help

in the evaluation of performance of communications services. Is responsible

for the full documentation of the enterprise communications architecture to

include drawings, diagrams, operations manuals and other applicable data.

Can work independently on most efforts.

Mandatory Technical Requirements:

. Bachelor degree in Computer Science field. Two years of additional

general experience may be substituted for a Bachelor's Degree

. Individual must have a comprehensive level of network expertise and

minimum 5 years of working experience with Cisco Internet Operating System (ISO), Cisco security devices and wireless networking and/or have a Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) or Cisco Certified Network Professional

(CCNP) certificate and a minimum of 2 years' experience

. Individual must be fully capable of addressing all levels of trouble

calls or network events

. Strong network technology concepts and experience, especially

Ethernet & IP

. Very strong working experience with Fiber Optics, Cisco Routers,

Cisco Switches, Gateway, DTE & DCE equipment

. Working experience on data communication equipment - Network

Analyzer, Spectrum Analyzer, Cable Tester, TAM Tester, optical power meter, etc.

. Excellent troubleshooting skills, fast technology learner and

ability to independently perform tasks

. Ability to troubleshoot network performance problems

. Ability to develop and recommend strategies that will increase

reliability, availability and uptime

. Knowledge of ISO/ITIL processes and documentation standards a must

. Possess a SECRET clearance or have the ability to get one. Must

have an interim SECRET to begin work on the contract

. Must be able to obtain the Security+ certification and provide proof

that the candidate is enrolled into the CompTIA Continuing Education program before start

. Secondary certification relative to the Computing Environment (CCNA,


. Must sign privileged level access agreement


. People skills, team player, strong written and verbal communications

skills, ability to troubleshoot problems quickly, work as both a team and/or as a self-directed individual, client-facing experience, self-disciplined and ability to multi-task

. Ability to train other team members on the applications, proper

procedures, problem isolation

. Ability to develop instructions in a logical, detailed flow

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a leading provider of technical, engineering and enterprise information technology services to the U.S. government. Our 13,000 employees deliver systems engineering and information technology offerings for large, complex government programs, as well as a broad range of higher-end, differentiated technology services. The company is headquartered in McLean, Va. For more information, visit

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Job Posting: Jun 23, 2016, 10:59:49 AM
Primary Location: United States-KY-FORT KNOX
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: None
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

To apply for this job, contact:
Jane Ormerod

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