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1276- Senior Network Engineer

Radford, Virginia
Interim Secret

GENERAL DUTIES OVERVIEW

  • This position is for a Network Engineer focused on the implementation and sustainment of both NIPR and SIPR switches, routers, firewalls, load balancers and network management tools.  Responsibilities include: network management/analysis/troubleshooting, developing and maintaining local operating procedures and policies, and monitoring the ongoing operation of the network.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • DOD Interim Secret as a minimum
  • A total of at least 5 years of experience performing the specified functions.
  • CompTIA Security+ Certification
  • Cisco CCNP, or equivalent Certification
  • Security+ (Or equiv. IA cert) and Cisco CCNP
  • 5+ years of Network Administration
  • 5+ years of configuring and maintaining switches, routers, firewalls, load balancers and network management tools
  • Experience with network management, analysis and troubleshooting tools
  • Experience with Data Center Management
  • Ability to train junior team members
  • Excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills, analytical and problem-solving skills, written and verbal communication abilities
  • Experience in patch management
  • Experience in implementing and maintaining DISA STIGs or equivalent security management Strategies
  • Experience in the deployment of firmware and security configurations using automation
  • Experience with development of project documentation to include standard operating procedures, project plans, and network diagrams
  • Strong networking background
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • Strong documentation skills

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • 5+ years of Cisco switch management experience
  • Experience with the Cisco Nexus (9K, 7K, 5K, and 2K) line and Cisco Catalyst line
  • Experience with Cisco ASA/Firepower firewalls and Palo Alto firewalls
  • Experience with F5 load balancers
  • Understanding of Data Center technologies and experience with maintaining a Data Center for a medium to large data center.  Able to develop best practices for maintaining firmware and STIGs using automation and scripting.  


CLEARANCE

Active Interim Secret Security Clearance