Network Engineer

BAE Systems San Antonio , TX 78245

Posted 8 months ago

This selected individual will be part of an integrated team engaged in planning and implementing solutions in support of multiple geographically distributed systems in a complex network environment. He/she will plan, implement, and support system engineering requests to meet operational needs, as well as engineering, deploying, and maintaining capabilities that are new to the environment. The selected individual will be responsible for server/router/firewall configuration and security management of an environment that includes networking equipment from several different manufacturers, as well as Windows/Linux servers, databases, VMware and security hardware & software. The network includes local and geographically dispersed LAN enclaves connected by WAN links.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Developing network security requirements and policy and translating requirements into specific device configurations.

  • Providing network administration support for development, deployment, and problem identification and remediation of the enterprise network environment.

  • Providing enterprise LAN support, working closely with the IT service provider teams to ensure customer requirements are considered and supported by the evolving LAN/WAN architecture.

  • Planning and implementing IT enhancements and undertaking project work.

  • Identifying and correcting WAN hardware, software, and circuit problems.

  • Identifying and correcting hardware and software issues on servers, clients, and networks.

  • Providing in-depth analysis on existing network and server configurations and developing plans for system enhancements.

  • Examining system data and implementing enhancements to improve reliability and performance.

  • Planning and implementing IT enhancements and undertake project work, to include configuring servers, clients, storage devices, and network components.

  • Planning and managing system installs and upgrades for networks and servers (hardware and software).

  • Providing detailed analysis and trouble-shooting guidance for real-time system crisis.

  • Supporting system engineering requests to meet operational needs.

  • Proposing, designing, testing, and installing capabilities that are new to the environment.

  • Providing technical assistance to companion work groups in support of overlapping projects.

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Network Engineer

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