Senior Network Engineer Job



  full-time   employee

United States

Senior Network Engineer (Job Number:437358)


Job Description:
- Member of team of network engineers responsible for planning, design, implementation, and tier-3 support of unclassified and classified networks at HQ USCENTCOM and within the USCENTCOM area of responsibility.
- Responsibilities include providing engineering support and technical expertise on all data network issues in the headquarters locations and locations deployed within theater; interfacing with transport providers to coordinate engineering of Tier 1 to Tier 0 interface connections; addressing interoperability issues and requirements.

Job Duties:
- Serve as a technical point of contact for all matters related to network infrastructure efforts.
- Perform analyses on networks to ensure service reliability and operational efficiency.
- Supports project engineering planning and execution to enable new network installations and hardware upgrades.
- Perform engineering trouble shooting/problem solving at the system and component levels.
- Ensures security procedures are implemented and enforced.
- Evaluates, develops, and optimizes telecommunications systems.
- Establishes and implements network policies, procedures, and standards and ensures their conformance with information systems and organization objectives.
- Devises solutions to operational problems within the capacity and operational limitations of installed equipment.
- May develop and execute contingency plans for network related hardware failures including isolated and major outages.
- Monitors and controls the performance and status of the network resources.
- General understanding of ITILv3 framework; ensures all network projects and initiatives define and deliver appropriate artifacts that fits the customer needs.


Required Qualifications:

- Bachelor?s degree and 9+ years of experience; OR, High School equivalent and 13+ years of experience.

- DoD 8570 IAT Level 2 compliance (CompTIA Security+ or equivalent) required for this position

- Top Secret required with ability to obtain TS/SCI; TS/SCI is preferred.

- CCNP is highly desired.

- Must be familiar with security protocols, hardware capabilities, system performance parameter trades, and reliability design approaches for critical real time operations support capabilities.

- Must be able to provide recommended approaches and current status to the customer, with excellent written and oral communications skills.

- Demonstrated Expert level hands on experience with Routing Protocols (i.e. OSPF, EIGRP,BGP)

- Demonstrated Expert level hands on experience with network security technologies to include: Firewalls, IPSec, HAIPE

- Demonstrated Professional level experience with MPLS, MP-BGP, Multicast

- Hands on experience with Unified Communication technologies

- Hands on experience with troubleshooting/diagnostics using packet analyzation tools (Wireshark)

- Must be proficient with Visio - Unified communications (VOIP and video-teleconferencing) experience desired.

- Travel required ? experience within the US Central Command region preferred.

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Job Posting: Aug 16, 2018, 2:36:03 PM
Primary Location: United States-FL-MACDILL AFB
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret/SCI
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

Other Locations: United States-FL-TAMPA