Systems/Network Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2021-11-23
Bowhead
Other

/yr

  full-time   contract


Dahlgren
Virginia
United States

Description:

SYSTEMS / NETWORK ENGINEER (RDTE-21-1682-F):

Bowhead is seeking a Systems/Network Engineer in Dahlgren, VA. Responsible for maintaining multiple computing environments by identifying network requirements; installing upgrades; monitoring network performance, and managing network configuration consistency.

The Systems/Network Engineer will provide engineering, design, and implementation solutions for multiple network architectures.

• Must have a strong background in Network switching and TCP/IP protocol analysis.

This position requires strong communication skills and strong technical writing capability.

Responsibilities:

• Implement local area networks (LAN), wide area networks (WAN), intranets, extranets, & other data networks.

• Experience with network routers and switch configuration experience. Environment includes Artysen, Cisco, Mellanox and Asante switches.

• Develop and execute test plans to check infrastructure and system performance.

• Perform network modeling and analysis.

• Define diagrams and designs for business technology initiatives.

• Enforce policies for standardizing systems.



Requirements:

In accordance with Executive Order 14042: Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, candidates should be aware that they may be required to have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccine by date of hire. All job offers in connection with a covered contract will be contingent upon providing proof of vaccination prior to your anticipated start date.

• Three years of experience in networking, IT, or other related fields preferred

• Familiarity with researching communication networks

• Must have strong troubleshooting and critical thinking skills

• Strong attention to detail, good documentation skills, ability to write clear, concise project reports

• Ability to function with minimal instruction or supervision, or as a part of larger team reporting to formal project management

• CompTIA Security+ CE Certification or qualify for IAT Level II


SECURITY CLEARANCE REQUIRED: Must currently hold a security clearance at the Top Secret level. US Citizenship is a requirement for this contract.

Applicants may be subject to a pre-employment drug & alcohol screening and/or random drug screen, and must follow UIC’s Non-DOT Drug & Alcohol Testing Program requirements. If the position requires, an applicant must pass a pre-employment criminal background history check. All post-secondary education listed on the applicant’s resume/application may be subject to verification.

Where driving may be required or where a rental car must be obtained for business travel purposes, applicants must have a valid driver license for this position and will be subject to verification. In addition, the applicant must pass an in-house, online, driving course to be authorized to drive for company purposes.

UIC is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics EOE/AA/M/F/D/V. In furtherance, pursuant to The Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act 43 U.S.C. Sec. 1601 et seq., and federal contractual requirements, UIC and its subsidiaries may legally grant certain preference in employment opportunities to UIC Shareholders and their Descendants, based on the provisions contained within The Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act.

All candidates must apply online at www.uicalaska.com, and submit a completed application for all positions they wish to be considered. Once the employment application has been completed and submitted, any changes to the application after submission may not be reviewed. Please contact a UIC HR Recruiter if you have made a significant change to your application. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA), persons unable to complete an online application should contact UIC Human Resources for assistance (https://uicalaska.com/careers/recruitment/).

UIC Government Services (UICGS / Bowhead) provides innovative business solutions to federal and commercial customers in the areas of engineering, maintenance services, information technology, program support, logistics/base support, and procurement. Collectively, the fast-growing Bowhead Family of Companies offers a breadth of services which are performed with a focus on quality results. Headquartered in Springfield, VA, we are a fast-growing, multi-million-dollar corporation recognized as one of the top 25 8(a) companies for government contracting.

Bowhead offers competitive benefits including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, accidental death and dismemberment, short/long-term disability, and 401(k) retirement plans as well as a paid time off programs for eligible full-time employees. Eligible part-time employees are able to participate in the 401(k) retirement plans and state or contract required paid time off programs.

Link to Apply:
https://rn21.ultipro.com/UKP1001/jobboard/NewCandidateExt.aspx?__JobID=27444

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