Principal Network Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2019-04-12
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Offutt Afb
Nebraska
68113
United States

Description

SAIC is seeking a team member to support the Technology Application, Development and Sustainment (TADS) program under the Air Force Weather (AFW) Systems Program Office. The TADS program supports the development, delivery, and sustainment of an integrated system of weather enterprise hardware and software that provides accurate, consistent, relevant, and timely environmental intelligence to the Department of Defense, other federal agencies, and other countries.


Job Description: May design, analyze, plan, modify, and maintain networks and network components supporting data, voice and/or audio communication activities.  Prepares the analysis of short/long term capacity needs for switching, routing transmission and signaling.  May conduct network architecture design, feasibility and cost studies as well as internal studies of network performance and traffic analysis.  May evaluate new technology. Duties may include providing specifications and detailed schematics for network architecture; providing information for hardware and software selection; and tools for the most efficient solution to meet business needs, including present and future capacity requirements. Conducts testing of network systems. Maintains technical expertise in all areas of network and computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, switchers, firewalls, hubs, bridges, gateways, etc. Evaluates and reports on new network technologies to enhance capabilities of the network.

 

Qualifications

Typical Education and Experience: Bachelors and nine (9) years or more experience; Masters and seven (7) years or more experience ; PhD or JD and four (4) years or more experience. In lieu of a degree 4 years of additional experience is required. Secret security clearance required.