LAN Network Analyst_NASA_NICS - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC is looking for a LAN Network Analyst for their NASA NICS contract in Huntsville, AL.
Job Description:
  • This job is in a 24X7 Network Operation Center that is responsible for managing a nationwide routing/switching network for a high profile government customer.
  • The candidate must be flexible to working 1st, 2nd and weekends shifts
  • This consists of implementation of new service and Incident/Problem resolution via remote management methods for local area network equipment at customer locations across the United States.
  • The selected individual will be a part of a group and responsible for the management of task and Incident queues and to work with remote technicians and customers to complete work and maintain appropriate work detail log entries.
  • The technology is primarily CISCO based, but does include other vendors such as ARUBA and Juniper.
Required Skills: 
  • The candidate will be required to exhibit knowledge in the following areas:
    • Routing protocols
      • e.g. OSPF, EIGRP
    • Switching technologies
      • Spanning-tree e.g. MST, RSTP
      • VLANs, Trunks
    • Wireless technologies
      • e.g. WPA, EAP, RADIUS, RF technologies
    •  VPN technology
      • e.g. Cisco Any Connect, Certificate based Authentication
  • The candidate will be required to resolve complex problems through the use of troubleshooting tools e.g. Network Analyzer, Wireshark and critical thinking.
Desired Skills: 
  • Cisco Nexus Series Switches – 1-2 years of experience
  • Unix – 1-3 years of experience
  • TACACS / RADIUS – 1-3 years of experience
  • Working knowledge of the following tool are considered a plus
    • Remedy, CA Spectrum, Cisco Prime, Aruba Air Wave
  • CCNA or equivalent preferred, CCNP desired


Education and Experience:
  • BS Degree and 5+ years related experience
    •  4 years of experience is acceptable in lieu of a Degree.
  • Professional Technical Certification is preferred
Security Clearance Requirements:
  • US Citizen
  • Must be able to obtain a SECRET Security Clearance