IT Veterans seeking a talented Network Tier III Engineer to be responsible for the design and development of voice, video, radio-frequency, and/or data communications networks. You must have an active TS/SCI clearance with the ability to gain and maintain a CI Poly.
Analyzes, administers, and maintains voice, video, and/or data communications networks.
Manages the usage and performance of voice, video and/or data communications networks.
Maintains network security and ensures compliance with security policies and procedures.
Participates in the development and implementation of network-related procedures and standards.
Participates in and may lead aspects of major network installations and upgrades.
Ability to collaborate with similar network engineers across the globe troubleshooting network operational issues.
Develops and implements testing strategies and document results.
Provides advice and training to end-users.
Troubleshoots and resolves complex network problems while meeting service level agreements with customer.
May provide work leadership or training to less-experienced network personnel.
Maintains current knowledge of relevant hardware and software applications as assigned.
Analyze network logs and perform debugging of network system issues.
Interfaces with vendors to ensure appropriate resolution during network outages or periods of reduced performance.
Participates in special projects as required.
TS/SCI clearance with the ability to gain and maintain a CI Poly.
Bachelor’s degree and 6 years’ experience
Must have and maintain a DoD 8570 approved IAT II level certification – prior to start
Must have and maintain at least one CCNA, CCNP, CCIE, JNCIS-ENT, JNCIP-ENT or similar network certification to maintain DoD 8570 computing environment requirement.
3+ years of Cisco or Juniper network experience, certifications preferred CCNP, or higher.
Knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques used in network administration and support.
Knowledge of routers, switches, patch panels, network cabling, and other network related hardware.
Working knowledge of network technologies and protocols including Trunking, VTP, Layer 2 & 3 Port-channels, Spanning-Tree, Port-Security, HSRP, EIGRP, OSPF, BGP, VRF’s, and MPLS.
Knowledge of Hierarchical Network, Leaf-Spin, and Multi-layer network design for troubleshooting.
Knowledge to perform packet capture analysis and troubleshooting performance issues.
Working knowledge of desktop operating systems and applications for troubleshooting.
Knowledge of network monitoring using SNMP protocol and systemlogging.Knowledge of Cisco Voice and Conferencing technologies preferred.
Working experience with trouble ticketing systems like Siebel, Remedy, or ServiceNow.
Knowledge of Splunk, Wireshark, HPNA, HP NNMi, or Netscout is useful, but not mandatory.
Experience with crypto devices is also useful, but not mandatory.
Desired Job Skills:
Experience working with government and military defense.
Knowledge of Cisco Voice and Conferencing technologies preferred.
Knowledge of ISIS routing and multicast routing.
Working experience with trouble ticketing systems like ServiceNow.
Experience using Microsoft SharePoint for knowledge management.
Knowledge of Splunk, Wireshark, Microfocus NA & NNMi, or Netscout is useful, but not mandatory.
Experience with crypto logical devices like: KG-350, KG-175G, KG-175X, but not mandatory.
Knowledge of Software Defined Networks (SDN) management technologies like Netconf, Restconf, and Yang.
Some basic knowledge of programming languages like Python and experience with Linux operating systems would be a plus.
At IT Veterans LLC, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. We believe that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success.