Full Time Employee
Stennis Space Center
Network Specialist (Job Number:422552)
SAIC is looking for a Network Specialist in Vicksburg, MS, Stennis, MS, Dayton, OH, APG, MD and Maui, HI.
This candidate will design, analyze, plan, modify, and maintain networks and network components supporting data, voice and/or audio communication activities. Prepares the analysis of short/long term capacity needs for switching, routing transmission and signaling.
This candidate is responsible for the following:
(a) Provides technical guidance for directing and monitoring information systems operations. Designs, builds, and implements network systems.
(b) Directs compilation of records and reports concerning network operations and maintenance. Troubleshoots network performance issues. Analyzes network traffic and provides capacity planning solutions.
(c) Monitors and responds to complex technical control facility hardware and software problems. Interfaces with vendor support service groups to ensure proper escalation during outages or periods of degraded system performance.
(d) Manages the purchase, testing, installation, and support of network communications, including LAN/MAN/WAN systems.
(e) Performs system-level design and configuration of products including determination of hardware, OS, and other platform specifications.
(f) Plans large-scale systems projects through vendor comparison and cost studies.
(g) Performs a variety of systems engineering tasks and activities that are broad in nature and are concerned with major systems design, integration, and implementation, including personnel, hardware, software, budgetary, and support facilities and/or equipment.
(h) Provides quality assurance review and the evaluation of new and existing software products.
(i) Provides assistance and oversight for all information systems operations activities, including computer and telecommunications/communications operations, data entry, data control, LAN/MAN/WAN administration and operations support, operating systems programming, system security policy procedures, and/or web strategy and operations.
(j) Provides input to policy level discussions regarding standards and budget constraints.
(k) Supervises all personnel engaged in the operation and support of network facilities, including all communications equipment on various platforms in large scale or multi-shift operations.
(l) Supervises complex operations that involve two or more additional functions such as, but not limited to, network operations, systems security, systems software support, and production support activities.
(m) Monitors and responds to hardware, software, and network problems.
(n) Provides the routine testing and analysis of all elements of the network facilities (including power, software, communications machinery, lines, modems, and terminals).
(o) Utilizes software and hardware tools and identifies and diagnoses complex problems and factors affecting network performance.
(p) Troubleshoots network systems when necessary and makes improvements to the network.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and five (5) years or more experience; Masters and three (3) years or more experience; PhD and 0 years related experience
Possesses and applies a comprehensive knowledge across key tasks and high impact assignments. Plans and leads major technology assignments. Evaluates performance results and recommends major changes affecting short-term project growth and success. Functions as a technical expert across multiple project assignments. May supervise others.
SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.
EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability
Job Posting: Oct 8, 2016, 5:55:40 PM
Primary Location: United States-MS-STENNIS SPACE CENTER
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Teleworking: No
Shift: Day Job
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