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Senior Network Engineer (VG00052) Job

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Senior Network Engineer (VG00052) Job

Senior Network Engineer (VG00052) Job

Date: Jun 22, 2018

Location: Beltsville, MD, US

Company: SAIC

Senior Network Engineer (VG00052) (Job Number:435369)


Job Description

This is an engineering position in support of the Department of State (DoS) Vanguard Program. The Network Engineer is responsible for deploying/maintaining Cisco and other network devices as well as a working knowledge of encryption solutions and knowledge of local and wide-area networks. This includes planning, developing, installing, configuring, maintaining, supporting and optimizing all network hardware, software and communication links.

Description of Duties
- Constructs, tests and implements integrated network, hardware and software solutions, distributed computing solutions, and/or physical and logical communications networks for the customer.
- Participates in day-to-day orders, Special Projects, and trouble tickets to include Move, Add, and change requests for the data network.
- Good technical understanding of firewall devices (Palo Alto, A10s, Stonegate)
- Must be able to write and execute detailed network implementations; generate bill of materials, and basis of estimates unassisted.
- Provide network performance statistic and reports and recommend technical enhancements to the network
- Interfaces with others on system infrastructure problems and advices management on technical problems, priorities, and methods.
- Ensures customer satisfaction with the resolution or circumvention of hardware, software, and/or circuit problems including the assessment of bandwidth requirements based upon empirical data.
- Provides technical consulting on high level network designs, platform sizing, infrastructure system design and the application of new technologies.
- Applies extensive industry and enterprise knowledge to identify and recommend integrated solutions, products and services to support the enterprise's accomplishments of business goals or technical needs.
- Researches, evaluates and stays current on emerging tools, techniques and technologies.
- Contributes to systems infrastructure plans based on an understanding of the customer's organizational direction, technical context and business needs.
- Contributes to the creation of new policies and procedures for Maintenance Plan and Continuity of Operations Plan.
- Extensive client interaction with primary focus of achieving and surpassing client project goals.




Required Experience/Skills/Attributes:
- Active Top Secret clearance is required.
- Bachelor's Degree and 9+ years of experience; OR, High School equivalent and 13+ years of experience.
- Candidate must have very strong understanding and ability to implement Cisco routers and switches.
- Experience with firewall devices (Palo Alto, A10s, Stonegate).
- LAN/WAN/MAN design and migration experience with a focus on WAN services (ISDN, Frame-Relay, Point-to-Point, and MPLS).

Desired Experience/Skills/Attributes:
- CCNA Certification is desired.
- Experience conducting site surveys and organizing the documentation into an Engineering plan.
- Expert skills troubleshooting access-lists, IPv4 and IPv6 issues across varying protocols such as OSPF, BGP, Static Routing
- A detailed understanding and be capable of implementing various routing protocols to include OSPF, BGP and static routes
- Strong interpersonal, written and oral skills. From time to time, candidate may be asked to present project outline to customer.
- The ability to conduct research on networking products with various vendors to accommodate changing customer requirements.
- The ability to work in a team- oriented collaborative environment while being highly motivated to take the lead on projects.
- Experience in Operations
- Implementation of networking best practices



SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: May 22, 2018, 1:26:05 PM
Primary Location: United States-MD-BELTSVILLE
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

Nearest Major Market: Washington DC

Job Segment: Network, Engineer, Network Engineer, Secret Clearance, Consulting, Technology, Engineering, Government


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