Network Engineer

Perspecta Inc. Montgomery , AL 36101

Posted 5 days ago

Business Group Highlights


The Defense group supports the Department of Defense (DoD) mission to keep our homeland and its citizens safe. We provide solutions to improve the Nation's defense by providing software, systems engineering, IT, training and logistics and fleet management solutions.


The Network Engineer must be local to the Montgomery, AL area. Hold a current/active DoD Secret clearance and related certifications outlined in the qualifications.

  • Provides ongoing network support, addresses availability issues, overcomes performance problems and provides overall level 2 support.

  • Designs, installs, maintains and coordinates the use of network systems. Evaluates hardware and software and peripheral equipment for large, complex networks.

  • Manages network performance, diagnoses performance problems and undertakes tuning activities to ensure network performance meets SLA requirements.

  • Troubleshoots and resolves problems to ensure quality transmission service on the network.

  • Reports on overall network performance including frequent problems, underlying issues and plans to improve network availability, performance and problem resolution.

  • Trains users, maintains, creates and deletes user accounts.

  • Maintains and updates system security plans on all platforms.

  • Implements and coordinates network policies, procedures and standards. Enforces network security procedures.


  • Requires a Strong understanding of LAN/WAN infrastructure including planning, testing, installation, support, and maintenance.

  • Must have extensive experience operating Cisco routers and switches, TCP/IP, QoS, EIGRP, BGP, MPLS, VPN, VoIP, firewall, VSAT and structured cabling

  • Bachelor's (or equivalent) with 5 - 7 yrs of experience, or a Master's and 3 to 5 yrs of experience
    4+ years of experience in a network technician or helpdesk environment.

  • Highly desired Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) and/or Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP) IT Project Manager (CompTIA Project+) CompTIA Security+ .

  • Desired routing protocol experience

  • Desired Riverbed Aternity experience

Years of experience may substitute for formal education/degree.

About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nation's most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

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