Senior Network Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2018-12-06
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

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  full-time   employee


Mclean
Virginia
United States

Senior Network Engineer

The Senior Network Engineer is responsible for performing moderately complex network designs; performing upgrades to limited segments of the network, and performing routine network operations and maintenance (O&M). Performs routine to moderately complex network tasks on Cisco 3750's and Cisco ASA's which include configuring devices, troubleshooting, upgrades, and IOS updates. Designs networks to meet customer requests for upgrades or additions to the network to assess impact on network performance and provides advice and guidance on the most practical technical approach to meeting user requirements. Plans upgrades to existing network configurations, using knowledge of the performance characteristics of the systems being upgraded and the specifications for network interfaces to insure effective integration and optimal network performance. Incumbents prepare technical proposals for presentation to the engineering review boards for upgrading existing technologies.

Responsibilities

• Performs moderately complex network designs using existing technology. Plans network 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. Incumbents prepare technical proposals for presentation to the engineering review boards to add new technologies to the network.
• Performs moderately complex O&M activities. Utilize network analysis tools to identify performance problems in the network. Incumbents follow troubleshooting procedures for restoring the network to optimal performance levels. They assist senior technical staff in preparing troubleshooting procedures for restoring the network to optimal performance levels.

Requirements:
•Active TS/SCI clearance with a Polygraph
?10+ years of experience working as a Network Egineer
?Ability to set up VPNs to meet customers requirements in a secure and redundant manner.
?Ability to provide basic explanation of technical procedures and processes clearly and accurately to both technical and non-technical audiences.
?Ability to draft requirements documents, correspondence and procedures in accordance with policies.
?Ability to work in a team environment.
?Ability to install hardware.
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