Network Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Computers/Information Technology


  full-time   employee   contract

United States

AECOM is seeking a Network Engineer to provide network and systems engineering support to the Cyber War Innovation Center (CWIC) at Camp H.M. Smith, Hawaii.

The CWIC conducts cyber testing, training and experimentation for U.S. Indo-Pacific Command.

Essential Responsibilities:

Designing, building, testing, deploying, and maintaining secure, closed-network environments and executing technical and administrative requirements necessary to interconnect the closed network environments to other cyber ranges and DOD networks.

Provide research and implementation of system-wide network solutions/capabilities/enhancements to support CWIC mission goals and objectives; Evaluate and monitor health and performance of the network including hardware and software management

Assist with development and execution of test plans and supporting documentation of all network configuration upgrades, additions or revisions for customer approval before implementation.

Evaluate and recommend changes and/or technology upgrades to address performance, standardization and industry best practices.

Receive, catalog, and maintain accountability for network equipment and software.

Analyze userâ??s requirements, concept of operations documents, and high level system architectures to develop network requirements specifications.

Guide users in formulating requirements, advises alternative approaches, and conducts feasibility studies.

Analyze network requirements and capacity and advise on design, development and integration activities.

Incorporate new network plans, designs and systems into ongoing operations.

Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Requirements

    Must have a Master's degree with a minimum of 10 years of job-related experience.

    At least 5 years' experience with systems engineering methodologies.

    At least 5 years' experience with data networking--including routing, switching, VLANs, and physical cable plants/wiring.

    At least 3 years' experience with network management and monitoring systems.

    At least 3 years' experience configuring and administering cybersecurity devices and software (i.e. firewalls, network and host IDS/IPS, and VPN appliances).

    At least 2 years' experience applying Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs).

    At least 2 years' experience deploying and managing commercial and government encryption.

    Must have a DOD 8570 IAT Level II or higher certification.

    Due to the nature of the work, must be a U.S. citizen.

    Must have an active Secret clearance (and be able to obtain a Top Secret clearance within 6 months of employment).

Additional Requirements

    Completes tasks in a timely fashion.

    Writes technical documents and reports clearly and concisely.

    Provides instruction to others and participates meaningfully in discussions/meetings.

    Adaptive to a dynamic work environment.

    Works independently or with a group to successfully achieve objectives and goals.

    Innovates and applies skills and knowledge in problem solving situations.

    Organizes, plans, and executes tasks and projects.

    Presents clear, comprehensive recommendations for decision-making.

Preferred Qualifications

    Networks - CISCO and Juniper switching infrastructures.

    Virtualization - Vmware, Kernel Virtual Manager.

    Operating Systems - Windows 7/10, Win Server 2012/2016, Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

    Security Appliances/VMs - CISCO ASA, Juniper SRX, PaloAlto, LogRhythm, Elastic Stack, Splunk.

    Packet Capture/Traffic Generation - BreakingPoint, TCP Replay, WireShark.

Preferred Certifications

    Cisco Certified Network Associate/Profession (CCNA/CCNP).

    Juniper Networks Certified Internet Associate - Juniper Network Operating System (JNCIA-Junos).

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to â??make amazing happenâ?? in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each personâ??s potential, and weâ??ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 224793BR

Clearance Required Yes

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.