Senior LAN Engineer Job - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States

Senior LAN Engineer (Job Number:441240)


Job Description:
- A successful candidate will serve as a Senior Engineer for the NASA NICS Enterprise LAN Service Line.
- This position will fill a key role in helping lead the architecture and design of NASA’s LANs across the entire Agency.

Job responsibilities will include:
- Developing target architectures for LANs to be used at all NASA centers
- Working with engineers across the Agency to help guide the evolution of networks in alignment with established standards
- Testing and development of approved networking products for use on the NICS contract
- Management and support for NASA’s Enterprise Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) environment including over 40 appliances supporting all NASA centers.
- Planning for the insertion of new technologies such as Software Defined Networking (SDN)
- Testing and validation of new designs and software upgrades in NASA’s lab environment prior to deployment into production
- Development of detailed Release and Deployment Packages (RDP) to be implemented by the Network Operations Center (NOC)


- BS Degree in related field with 9 years of related experience or High School Diploma and 14 years of related experience.

Required Skills:
- The candidate must have excellent oral and written skills and be able to present technical information in formal presentations to both internal and external customers.
- Candidate must have extensive experience with Cisco or Juniper campus networks.
- The candidate must have a concrete working knowledge of LAN network design, IPv6, routed data protocols and hardware platforms.
- Candidate must be a self-starter, comfortable working in a fast-paced environment, able to develop technical guidance documents and multitasking between multiple ongoing projects to ensure customer requirements and timelines are met.

Desired Skills:
- Advanced vendor certifications such as CCNA/CCNP/CCIE.
- Experience with Cisco ISE is preferred.
- Additional experience supporting large-scale networks in an enterprise environment is preferred.

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Job Posting: Oct 22, 2018, 8:10:21 AM
Primary Location: United States-AL-HUNTSVILLE
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Other Clearance
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time