Network Administrator/Support Specialist - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee

El Paso
United States


Network Administrator/Support Specialist

KBR is seeking a Network Administrator / Support Specialist, responsible for developing, planning, analyzing, testing, troubleshooting, and evaluating both current and emerging network requirements for the Army’s Joint Training Program – Air and Missile Defense (JTP-AMD) Simulation Center. The JTP-AMD SIM Center is a Government facility, with networking requirements that extend to multiple theaters and other government facilities/locations within the US. The ideal candidate for this position must be able to integrate network systems, perform system maintenance, install software and perform configuration management as necessary to ensure data networks are secure, functional, and without interruption. In addition, the candidate must be able to identify network issues, perform troubleshooting measures, develop courses of action, and implement network solutions

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: • Plan and implement network solutions in support of customer requirements • Operate, maintain, configure and remediate network devices that include intrusion detection system (IDS), firewalls, hubs, switches, routers, and encryption devices. • Manage ports, protocols, and firewall settings • Configure system security settings and perform vulnerability assessments • Configure and monitor access permissions for groups or individuals • Monitor system/network performance and maintain operations • Provide network support related to Voice over IP (VoIP) and 4G LTE systems • Document and reference network support activities and system configuration changes • Provide troubleshooting and fault isolation techniques to identify network problems and develop solutions • Integrate and install new hardware systems, software, and applications as needed • Install or repair copper and/or fiber optic cables • Perform research and provide recommendations for new technologies and upgrades to keep pace with current technological developments • Other duties as assigned

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KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and technologies across the asset and program lifecycle within the Government Solutions and Energy sectors. KBR employs approximately 38,000 people worldwide (including our joint ventures), with customers in more than 80 countries, and operations in 40 countries, across three synergistic global businesses:

Government Solutions , serving government customers globally, including capabilities that cover the full lifecycle of defense, space, aviation and other government programs and missions from research and development, through systems engineering, test and evaluation, program management, to operations, maintenance, and field logistics

Technology Solutions , featuring proprietary technology, equipment, catalysts, digital solutions and related technical services for the monetization of hydrocarbons, including refining, petrochemicals, ammonia and specialty chemicals, as well as inorganics

Energy Solutions , including onshore oil and gas; LNG (liquefaction and regasification)/GTL; oil refining; petrochemicals; chemicals; fertilizers; differentiated EPC; maintenance services (Brown & Root Industrial Services); offshore oil and gas (shallow-water, deep-water, subsea); floating solutions (FPU, FPSO, FLNG & FSRU); program management and consulting services

KBR is proud to work with its customers across the globe to provide technology, value-added services, integrated EPC delivery and long term operations and maintenance services to ensure consistent delivery with predictable results. At KBR, We Deliver .