NETWORK ENGINEER 3 - DC METRO

2017-11-20
M C Dean Inc. (www.mcdean.com)
Construction

0-0 /yr

  full-time   employee


Washington
District of Columbia
20001
United States

M.C. Dean, Inc. is the nation?s premier electrical design-build and systems integration firm for complex, mission-critical organizations. M.C. Dean?s capabilities include electrical, electronic security, telecommunications, life-safety, instrumentation and control, and command and control systems. M.C. Dean, Inc. serves a diverse group of markets including Fortune 1000 corporations; universities; high tech and biotech firms; Federal; state, and local government clients; and other organizations with large scale, complex, and mission-critical infrastructure needs. Established in 1949, M.C. Dean, Inc. has earned a reputation as an innovator and pioneer. Headquartered in Dulles, Virginia, M.C. Dean, Inc. employs more than 2,500 professionals in offices throughout the Eastern United States, Europe and the Middle East.

M.C. Dean, Inc. offers an excellent benefits package including a competitive salary; medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance; paid-time off; tuition reimbursement; 401k Retirement Plan and Military Reserve pay offset.

Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

For more information about our company, you can visit www.mcdean.com.

Job DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Job Overview: (Network Engineer III)

Maintaining existing Network (LAN/WAN) and VoIP systems for government and private companies including design, configuration and monitoring. Integrating and implementing Network systems such as switches, routers, wireless access infrastructure, voip and security control devices.

Job Description:

  • Participating in interactions with internal and external clients to define requirements, discuss project progress, and resolve issues as they arise.
  • Providing second-level technical and non-technical support a needed, including client/vendor relations and technical problem solving and providing training to clients and staff for new systems.
  • Configure, test, and maintain LAN/WAN equipment and related Network services.
  • Researching new technologies to fully understand implementation requirements and implications for integration with other systems.
  • Producing required documentation such as client communication, proposals and user instructions. Troubleshooting and debugging increasingly complex Network problems, making recommendations for improved operational efficiency, repair, replacement or upgrades.
  • Negotiating with vendors to obtain competitive bids for equipment or services.
  • Implementing and maintaining security systems: Firewalls, IPS and VPN solutions (Palo-Alto, Cisco, Juniper)
  • Maintaining existing and deploying new Cisco routers and switches of various models.
  • Configuring and installing wireless devices and their management servers.
  • Mentoring and training junior staff.
  • Working under minimal supervision with moderate latitude for use of initiative and independent judgment.
  • Support Network Administrators and systems engineers with servers and server clusters. Create and support disaster recovery plans and procedures.
  • Perform audit of IP addressing, hosted devices and WAN links load within data centers and enterprise offices.
  • Documents Network problems and resolution for future reference.
  • Monitors system performance and implements performance tuning.
  • Upgrade and patch operating systems: Windows, Cisco IOS, UNIX, Linux.
  • Obtain and maintain required certifications for partnership with key vendors and ISP's when needed. Participate in a 24 X & on call rotation as assigned by the Senior Network Engineer.

Job Requirements:

The incumbent must have between five (5) and seven (7) years of experience implementing various Network technologies and end-user support.  The incumbent must possess an BS in engineering /computer science or a related field.

  • Must be well versed in the TCP/IP protocol and its routing.
  • Working knowledge of at least two (2) of the following systems:  Unix/Linux,  Cisco IOS, PAN-OS and Windows Server.
  • Working knowledge of  Cisco routers, switches and wireless
  • Working knowledge of  routing protocols   and switching technologies
  • Understanding    of Firewalls, VPN, IPS
  • Working knowledge of Server Class PC hardware such as Compaq, HP, IBM or Dell and workstation/desktop class hardware such as Dell
  • Understanding LAN/WAN medias and protocols
  •  Cisco VoIP/video implementation/support experience

Desired Skills:

Must have knowledge of the following systems: UNIX/LINUX,  CISCO IOS and Windows Server. Must have knowledge of Cisco routers, switches, wireless and VoIP systems (CUCM, CUC, CUP, CUCCX, CUBE, VCS, TMS) ; Firewalls, VPN, IPS, routing protocols and switching technologies, LAN/WAN medias and protocols, Server class PC hardware such as Compaq, HP, IBM, or Dell and workstation/desktop class hardware such as Dell. Must have knowledge of Network technologies: LAN, WAN, SNMP, STP, HSRP, VRRP, VSS, GRE, IPsec, NHRP, DNS, QoS, BGP, OSPF, 802.1x, MPLS. Strong teamwork skills and leadership abilities.

Required Skills:

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