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Job Title: TOP SECRET NETWORK ENGINEER (AER0001DX) Location: Huntsville, Alabama
Relocation Assistance: Not at this time
Contact: Kristen Gaustad, Senior Technical Recruiter
Network Engineer supports the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) on the Integrated Research and Development for Enterprise Solutions (IRES) contract. This position is integral to the Infrastructure Services (IS) Crew for the IRES program.
Primary duties include the following: operations and maintenance of the MDA general service network infrastructure; troubleshooting and managing configurations on network routers, switches, encryptors, and firewalls; performs network and firewall engineering, monitoring and administration functions as required;
Provides initial analysis and troubleshooting on issues identified with network monitoring tools and provide troubleshooting support to end users on the network as well as other general networking
Generates/provides status reports, network anomaly analysis, and develops engineering redlines as needed to support network maintenance actions, engineering changes/upgrades, and security
Must have one of the following combinations of education and experience: HS Diploma and 16 years of general experience; an Associate's degree and 14 years' general experience; a Bachelor's degree and 12 years' general experience; a Master's degree and 10 years' general General experience must include 8 years of experience in any of the following: Directory Services, Operating Systems, Internet Protocols, Cisco Routers, BGP routing protocols, Firewall Configuration (Palo Alto Firewalls), Troubleshooting and Networking (LAN/WAN), TCP/IP, UDP & Multicast, OSP.
Must have DoD 8570 IAT Level II Certification such as CompTIA Security+ CE or
Must have an active DoD Secret
Must have good communication skills; work well in a team environment; have good interpersonal skills; be a quick learner; have a positive, can-do attitude; follow and produce documented processes and procedures; provide feedback and update as necessary; demonstrate excellent customer service skills and willingness to learn new May work off hours or on call as required.
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) / Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) certification, familiarity with TACLANE encryptions, Riverbed WAN Accelerators, NetScout, HP Openview, NetMRI, and the Remedy Action Request
Familiarity with MDA missions and customers a
Experience with Cisco routers/ switches, Palo Alto firewalls, TCP/IP, UDP Multicast, OSPF, various WAN network mediums, BlueCoat proxy appliances and SSL Decryptor, WilldFire, FireEye and McAfee IPS/IDS.
Experience in an operational network environment, to include tech-control environments and COMSEC/crypto
MEIT since 1992 is a nationwide technology company that has implemented process-oriented management and has redefined itself into the family-owned organization that offers innovative, best-value services and solutions within four focused capabilities: Engineering Services & Solutions, Modeling and Simulation, Space Systems, Design & Integration; and IT/Cyber Services & Solutions.
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