Network Engineer Sr_NASA_NICS
- Military veterans preferred
2020-05-21 SAIC (www.saic.com)
Huntsville Alabama 35805 United States
SAIC is looking for a Senior Network Engineer for the NASA NICS program in Huntsville, AL.
A successful candidate will serve as a Senior Engineer for the NASA NICS Enterprise LAN Service Line. This position will fill a key role in helping lead the architecture and design of NASA’s LANs across the entire Agency.
Developing target architectures for LANs to be used at all NASA centers
Working with engineers across the Agency to help guide the evolution of networks in alignment with established standards
Testing and development of approved networking products for use on the NICS contract
Management and support for NASA’s Enterprise Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) environment including over 40 appliances supporting all NASA centers.
Planning for the insertion of new technologies such as Software Defined Networking (SDN)
Testing and validation of new designs and software upgrades in NASA’s lab environment prior to deployment into production
Development of detailed Release and Deployment Packages (RDP) to be implemented by the Network Operations Center (NOC)
Excellent oral and written skills and be able to present technical information in formal presentations to both internal and external customers.
Candidate must have extensive experience with Cisco or Juniper campus networks.
Extensive working knowledge of LAN network design, network access control (NAC), IPv6, routed data protocols and hardware platforms.
Candidate must be a self-starter, comfortable working in a fast-paced environment, able to develop technical guidance documents and multitasking between multiple ongoing projects to ensure customer requirements and timelines are met.
Advanced vendor certifications such as CCNA/CCNP/CCIE.
Experience with Cisco ISE and Cisco Software Defined Access (SDA).
Additional experience supporting large-scale networks in an enterprise environment is preferred.
Education and Experience:
BS Degree in related field with 10 years of related experience or High School Diploma and 15 years of related experience.