Raytheon is currently seeking a Network Engineer to support customer programs based in the Northern Virginia area. The Network Engineer will be responsible installing, configuring and supporting the customer?s local area Network (LAN), wide area Network (WAN), Internet Network, Intranet and Internet and other data communications systems (including satellites).
Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:
Maintain Network hardware and software
Monitor Network and perform necessary maintenance to support Network availability
May supervise other Network support and client server specialists plan, coordinate, and implement Network security measures
Oversees Network control center
Performs a full range of complex Network designs encompassing multiple technologies within a single Network
Evaluate new Network technologies and makes recommendations to project managers regarding the integration of these technologies into the existing Network
Plan new configurations for integration into the Network, using knowledge of the performance characteristics of the systems being added to the Network and the specifications for Network interfaces to insure effective integration and optimal Network performance
Ensure that adequate and appropriate planning is provided for hardware and communications facilities to develop and implement methodologies for analysis, installation and support of voice communications systems
Provide support in the translation of business requirements into telecommunications (e.g., LAN, MAN, WAN, Voice and Video) requirements, designs and orders
Diagnosing hardware and software problems, and replace defective components. Perform data backups and disaster recovery operations
Maintaining and administering computer networks and related computing environments, including computer hardware, systems software, applications software, and all configurations
Planning, coordinating, and implementing Network security measures in order to protect data, software, and hardware
Operating master consoles in order to monitor the performance of computer systems and networks, and to coordinate computer Network access and use
Performing routine Network startup and shutdown procedures, and maintain control records.
Designing, configuring, and testing computer hardware, networking software and operating system software
Analyzing Network characteristics (e.g., traffic, connect time, transmission speeds, packet sizes, and throughput) and recommending procurement, removals, and modifications to Network components to customer engineering review boards
Performing a full range of upgrades to the existing Network architecture
Maintaining logs and records associated with reported problems or situations
Ensuring these systems and applications are compliant with standards for open systems architectures, reference models, and profiles of standards - such as the IEEE Open Systems Environment (OSE) reference model - as they apply to the implementation and specification of IM solutions on the application platform, across the application program interface (API), and the external environment/software application
Mus have recent and related Network engineering experience, as it relates to the above-defined responsibilities
Degree or equivalent experience
This position is either going to be a Principal Network Engineer (G10) or a Sr. Network Engineer II (G09) depending on the qualifications of the candidate.
Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.