Suitland , MD 20746
Posted 3 months ago
Network Engineer Suitland, MD
Candidate must be U.S. Citizen and be clearable
The Network Administrator supports our clients as part of the Network Engineering Team. The Network Engineering Team tests, designs, deploys, operates, and maintains networks that transport mission-critical law enforcement communications nationwide. In addition, the Network Engineering Team works with and on behalf of our clients to manage third-party resources supporting client network initiatives. Initiatives focus on the modernization, and operations and maintenance (O&M) of transport networks; specifically, the development of network architectures to support land mobile radio (LMR) communications that fully leverage the features and functionality of an IP architecture from a functional, network management, and compliance perspective.
Duties include, but are not limited to:
Maintain, operate, and verify persistent operation of IP transport networks.
Troubleshoot and resolve issues with network protocols such as IPsec, GRE, L2TPv3, OSPF, BGP, etc.
Perform network testing in lab environment.
Provide support to engineering team initiatives as assigned.
Create and document network designs / network topologies.
Build and test proof-of-concept network solutions in a test environment.
Develop and execute testing procedures and document results.Minimum Requirements:
7 years relevant experience w/ Bachelors degree.
10 years relevant experience w/ High School Diploma or equivalent.
Relevant Management Cert. and/or Graduate Degree.
Specialized Technical Experience, or Training.Desired Qualifications:
Familiar with IT related troubleshooting for end users.
Familiar with Windows 2008 and 2016 servers operating systems.
Familiar with Active directory server.
Familiar with Tape backup servers including back exec applications.
Familiar with remote sessions and console access to servers.
Familiar with server virtualization platform and VDI.
Familiar with servers CVMs and Hypervisor access.
Familiar with network TCP models.
Familiar with IP sub-netting and VLANs.
Familiar with Cisco L3 and L2 switches.
Familiar with DHCP and DNS servers.
Familiar with Firewalls including Fortinet.
General knowledge of phone systems and audio recordings.
Security Clearance / Background Investigation:
Must be able to pass a background investigation and obtain security clearance.
7+ years of experience with maintaining networks