Network Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2021-05-24
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Huntsville
Alabama
35898
United States

Description

SAIC has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Network Engineer in Huntsville, AL.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist the Chief Engineer and Network Operations Manager with the design, implementation, and support of LAN/WAN networks and systems
  • Assist the Chief Engineer and Network Operations Manager with the development and maintenance of network system and service configurations
  • Document and troubleshoot network and system issues
  • Create and maintain network diagrams and documentation
  • Test and evaluate network systems and services to reduce problems and make improvements
  • Assist with the configuration, implementation, and utilization of NetScout devices and other network monitoring tools
  • Provide network monitoring, troubleshooting, and report during Missile Defense Agency (MDA) test events
  • Provide communications (Secure VoIP, Secure Chat) support during MDA test events
  • Travel to support various MDA test events
  • While traveling, configure network endpoints to include workstations and audio/visual endpoints (IP addresses, EDID settings, audio adjustments, etc.)

Qualifications

Required Education and Experience:

Bachelors and five (5) years or more experience; Masters and three (3) years or more experience; PhD and zero (0) years related experience; four (4) years experience accepted in lieu of degree

Required Skills: 

  • Must have CompTIA Security+ or CISSP Certification
  • Must have CCNA or higher Cisco professional certification
  • Experience with Cisco routing and switching design and configuration
  • Experience deploying and managing TACLANEs or other cryptographic equipment
  • Experience with Microsoft Office applications, including Visio
  • Travel for CONUS and OCONUS support (Up to 25% per year and up to 30 days at a time)

 

Desired knowledge, skills and experiences:

  • Experience deploying and managing firewalls (Palo Alto and/or Cisco ASA)
  • Experience with network management and monitoring toolsets such as NetScout, Wireshark, ExtraHop, SolarWinds, etc.
  • Familiar with Windows and Linux workstation and server configuration and operation
  • Familiar with multicast network configuration and operation
  • Familiar with Cisco Telephony and AV endpoints such as VoIP Phones and VTC Units

 

Clearance:

Must have an Interim Secret clearance to start with the ability to obtain and maintain full Secret clearance.