Candidate must have a Secret security clearance.
Our client is the prime contractor supporting a government customer in order to fundamentally change the way the Department of Defense (DoD) secures and protects its information networks by deploying Joint Regional Security Stacks (JRSS). Joint Regional Security Stacks (JRSS) are designed for security of the network to be centralized into regional architectures instead of locally distributed architectures at each military base, post, camp or station.
Day to Day Responsibilities:
This Network Engineer role will support a program which provides sustainment, maintenance, Problem and Change management services to help ensure, reliable, and uninterrupted availability of JRSS.
Day to Day responsibilities may include:
Hands-on expertise with the following technologies: WAN IP routing protocols (e.g. BGP, ISIS), IPsec, traffic shaping, firewalls (e.g.ASA, Palo Alto, Juniper), IPS/IDS systems, Crypto network appliances, and/or WAN traffic acceleration
Proven expertise with networking protocols to include IPSEC, HSRP, BGP, OSPF, 802.11, QoS
Proven technical hands-on experience working with Cisco routing protocols in an enterprise environment (static routes, OSPF, EIGRP, GGP, route maps, redistribution)
Proven experience conducting the following: performance management, fault management, Local Area Network (LAN) maintenance
Must hold DoD-8570 IAT Level 2 baseline certification (Security+ CE, CISSP or equivalent) prior to start date
Job Type: FT