Network Support Specialist - Military veterans preferred

Trace Systems (
Computers/Information Technology


  full-time   employee


Network Support Specialist
Job ID 2019-3104
# of Openings 1
Mission Essential Work - Trace is actively hiring!

Job Title: Network Support Specialist

Job Location: Afghanistan

Security Clearance: Must have the ability to obtain a US Government issued DoD Secret level clearance

Due to the nature of the work and contract requirements, US Citizenship is required.

Job Responsibilities:
Trace Systems is actively recruiting for a Network Support Specialist to join our team on-site in Afghanistan.

Duties include:

Perform system design and development functions to support the engineering and acquisition of information systems including the following: radio, fiber optics, cable plant, technical control, local and wide area networks, command and control, space communications, record data, switched data/voice, video computer, office automation, automation security, network security, physical security systems, perimeter security systems, network and systems management and control, video teleconferencing, MPLS, JRSS VRFs.
Minimum Qualifications:
Minimum of 5 years' experience and expertise in at least one of the functions in the following disciplines and substantial familiarity in the remainder:
Voice Systems to include telephone switches such as Meridian SL-100, Regional Hub Node (RHN), Medium Distribution Node (MDN) and Area Distribution Node (ADN), or key telephones such as the AT&T Partner key system.
Data Systems to include troubleshooting and configuration of routers, hubs and switches for both NIPRNET and SIPRNET connectivity.
Familiarity with the TCP/IP protocols (Ipv4 and Ipv6), Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) 802-3, routing protocols, intrusion detection systems, firewalls, MPLS, JRSS and VRFs.
Network Operations Center to include trouble ticket reporting systems such as Remedy; network management systems such as Solarwinds or CA Spectrum, or help desk services for all network problems.
IAT-III Baseline Certification and Computing Environment (CE) certification such as CCNP or higher.
Must have the ability to obtain a US Government issued DoD Secret level clearance
Due to the nature of the work and contract requirements, US Citizenship is required.
High School diploma or GED
Trace Systems
Trace Systems, headquartered in Vienna, Virginia, was founded to support and defend our nation's security interests at home and abroad�� whenever and wherever. We provide cybersecurity, intelligence, communications, networking and information technology services, systems, and solutions to the United States Department of Defense, Intelligence Community and Department of Homeland Security.

To Apply: We invite you to put your talents to work by joining a growing team of dynamic professionals here at Trace Systems! Be part of a culture at our leading edge company where you can achieve great things while fostering a satisfying and rewarding career progression. Please apply directly through the website at: #jointracesystems

Trace Systems is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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