Mid/Senior Network Engineer (MQ-25) - Military veterans preferred

MIL Corporation (www.milcorp.com)


  full-time   employee

Lexington Park
United States

Key Duties
- Review detailed network designs and network configurations to ensure consistency with the architecture, as well as gain insight into optimizing network architectures based on real-world applications
- Create, update, and maintain system level baseline documentation to include block diagrams, Simple Network Diagrams (SND), Detailed Network Diagrams (DND), and router & switch configuration Templates
- Implement network and operating System Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) to secure all aspects of the network. Assist in providing IATT and ATO packages for lab environments
- Provide engineering expertise and troubleshooting skills to solve problems and restore reliability to the network and associated systems
- Provide inputs to the Weekly Network Report and program data calls
- Conduct research and testing on the latest state-of-the-art information technologies
- Support customer's briefings and design reviews, and work independently in a multi-tasking environment

Required Qualifications
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or an Information Technology-intensive discipline; HS/GED and an additional 7-10 years relevant hands-on Network Administrator or Network Engineering experience may also be acceptable.
- A minimum of eight (8) years of experience working independently and/or as part of a Network team to configure, install, support and maintain network hardware and software infrastructure including switches, routers, firewalls, hubs, bridges, gateways, etc. Monitoring and controlling the performance and status of the network resources, utilizing software and hardware tools, identifying and diagnosing complex problems and factors affecting network performance. Undertake routine preventative measures, maintain and monitor network security and ensure corporate security compliance. Work closely with other departments/organizations and collaborate with other IT staff on infrastructure activities. Plan and implement future IT development projects and conduct project work.
- Minimum of 5 years' experience in system administration of LAN/WAN systems, network security, systems maintenance, systems monitoring/reporting, requirements analysis, requirements planning, resource scheduling, configuration management, and documentation management
- Possess vast knowledge and skills in working with different networks devices and network technologies including switches and routers (Cisco, Brocade), network devices (Firewalls) and encryption devices (KG-175)
- Possess at least 1 current Professional Network Certifications from Cisco (CCNA/CCNP/CCIE) or Brocade/Ruckus
- Must possess DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification (Security+ CE and Cisco, Brocade) or be able to obtain within 90 days of start date
- Ability to develop and write Standard Operating Procedures for technical and non-technical consumers
- Effective verbal and written communication skills
- Must be able to move/lift up to 40 lbs
- Ability to travel up to 10% annually
- Must be flexible with work schedule to include occasional weekends
- Ability to support Mission critical systems located in multiple facilities during extended flight and ground testing

Desired Qualifications
- Knowledge and experience supporting the Triton program
- Knowledge of Government/DoD/Navy IT Laws, Regulations and Policies to the fleet
- Experience managing a Networking and System Administration team of 5 â?? 10 personnel
- Experience with Navy IT practices and procedures
- VTC and VoIP experience
- Familiarity with the Patuxent River RDT&E network infrastructure
- Knowledge and experience with SolarWinds products


All applicants for this position must possess a current Top-Secret with the ability to obtain/maintain a Top-Secret SCI Clearance; please note that the clearance process takes into account financial background aspects.