SAIC is seeking a Network Engineer to join our Arlington, VA team.
Intermediate to Senior Network Engineer, working with a diverse team of analysts, linguists, cultural experts, and operations officers, focused on creating and recognizing targeting opportunities and strategies in the cyber-realm.
Responsible for supporting a variety of networks & systems in a mission-critical enterprise environment.
Must have excellent communication skills and the ability to work as part of a small team, without a constant management presence.
Additionally, troubleshooting network issues, and customer service skills, including the ability to defuse situations, and to deal with individuals who might not fully understand the technology, is required.
Works in a team of various government, subcontractor, and SAIC personnel.
This engineer will primarily deal with project-type work.
Required Education and Experience:
Bachelors or equivalent experience (4 years) and 5+ yrs experience.
Must possess Top Secret DoD Clearance, with SCI Eligibility (last PR within 5 years)
Security+ or CISSP certification
Advanced Knowledge of TCP/IP, network infrastructure, and networked appliances, to include administrative access and configuration experience. MUST be fully conversant in the OSI model
Ability to troubleshoot production networks in real time without causing down time
Ability to trace network issues back to their source, and to remediate issues without continuous supervision
Knowledge of telecommunications networks, including PSTN, ISDN (BRI and PRI), ATM, MPLS, Point-to-Point, Frame Relay, etc.
Advanced knowledge of switch fabrics, layered infrastructure design, trunked interconnectivity, and VLANs
Knowledge of thin and thick clients, as well as Citrix and DesktopDirector
Knowledge of printers, networked print queues, and basic maintenance
Knowledge of network- attached storage systems and iSCSI-based SANs
Knowledge of rules and procedures for handling government classified and proprietary information
COMSEC Experience: loading key material, configuring, and maintenance.
Knowledge of classified communication systems
Experience with Cisco infrastructure equipment – routers, switches, SAN switch fabrics, VoIP telephones.
Experience working with serial console terminal servers
Knowledge of Mac OSX
Knowledge of UNIX and Linux systems
Knowledge of VMWare ESXi, vSphere, vCenter
Knowledge of VPN concentrators
Working knowledge of popular, legacy, and new social media, blog sites, and mobile applications