Network Engineer Principal

Saic Aberdeen , MD 21001

Posted 4 weeks ago

Job Description:

Description

SAIC is looking for a Network Engineer Principal to support the Program Manager Integrated Tactical Network (PM ITN) contract. Upon contract award, this contract will support planning, execution, and analysis of various military communications test events around the USA. These test events will evaluate the effectiveness of current and prospective military command, control, and communications equipment. The goal of the ITN effort is to provide a modern and tactically effective communications network to the U.S Army and its supporting organizations. These positions will be located at one of our sites in:

El Paso, TX

Aberdeen, MD

Ft. Bragg NC

Ft. Dix NJ

Candidate must be available for and willing to work 40 hours per week, with extended hours and weekend work possible when required by the project.

Job Responsibilities:

Network Engineer, as part of the SAIC led NETOPS Team, is responsible for:

  • Providing support for the installation, integration, and fielding of key network systems to assigned Brigade Combat Teams (BCT) as a part of the Army's Capability Sets.

  • Verifying installation and integration requirements and documenting all activities accordingly.

  • Having the knowledge and ability to prepare data and voice network diagrams, as well as investigate, identify and resolve complex technical issues within the tactical network.

  • Having skills required for network design and configuration, network troubleshooting and issue resolution, as well as the monitoring and development of critical data products.

  • Developing and maintaining subject matter expertise (SME) of communications and network systems embedded in current and future U.S. Army Capability Sets in support of systems engineering, equipment integration, and network modernization efforts.

  • Analyzing emerging network designs as applicable to the demands of fielding and integrating future Capability Sets to the U.S. Army and recommends potential courses of action for support.

  • Interfacing daily with Soldiers and Government representatives of similar background to accomplish mission and program objectives.

  • Consistently working effectively and cooperatively with fellow NETOPS Team members, other employees on related projects, Government stakeholders, and external customers.

  • Establishing and maintaining positive and professional working relationships with other project team members as well as external customers by placing high priority on team and organization goals.

  • Remaining flexible on work requirements based on the changing needs of the customer.

Qualifications

Clearance Requirements:

  • An active DoD SECRET Security Clearance is required for this position.

Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree from accredited institution.

  • 8 years of more related experience.

  • Experience with U.S. Army processes and procedures.

  • Experience with military tactical network hardware and software.

  • Strong fundamental knowledge of:

o Network, computer, and electronics design.

o Operating systems (Windows 7, 10, Linux).

o Layers and interactions of the OSI model.

o Common routing protocols (OSPF, RIP, BGP, multicast).

  • Experience installing and configuring routers, switches, and host devices.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, and Word.

Desired Attributes:

  • Prior military communications experience at Company, Battalion, and/or Brigade level.

  • Experience supporting past U.S. Army Network Integration Events (NIE) or similar military communications test events.

  • Experience with current U.S. Army communications systems:

o Software defined radios (e.g. AN/PRC-155, AN/PRC-154A, AN/PRC-117G)

o Command and Control (e.g. WIN-T, BFT, tactical servers)

o Host devices (e.g. NettWarrior, AFATDS)

  • Availability to travel to military bases for extended periods to support test events.

  • Ability to work long hours in austere conditions with minimal support.

Overview

SAIC is a premier technology integrator, solving our nation's most complex modernization and systems engineering challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets. Our robust portfolio of offerings includes high-end solutions in systems engineering and integration; enterprise IT, including cloud services; cyber; software; advanced analytics and simulation; and training. We are a team of 23,000 strong driven by mission, united purpose, and inspired by opportunity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $6.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability


icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Network Security Engineer

Northrop Grumman

Posted 7 days ago

VIEW JOBS 4/19/2019 12:00:00 AM 2019-07-18T00:00 Northrop Grumman is looking for a Network Engineer with progressive experience in network operations and network security technologies. This position will be located in Aberdeen, MD. Position prefers a high degree of technical proficiency and familiarity with software and network security issues as well as systems administration experience. Candidate shall have experiences with Cisco routers and switches, with a good understanding of routing protocols such as RIP, OSPF, IGRP, EIGRP, etc. Role requires experience working with and configuring firewalls and IDS/IDP appliances. Attention to detail and a willingness to document and provide status of projects is a must. Candidate is required to interface with customer and must be able to work independently and on multiple projects/activities concurrently and recommend future direction or projects to management. A strong network engineering background and clear understanding of network configurations and topologies. Windows/UNIX scripting. Firewall IDS/IPS experience. Solid knowledge of MS Visio. Available for occasional after hours work. Basic Qualifications: 1. Bachelors of Science degree in technical field and one (1) years of related experience OR four (5) years of experience in lieu of degree. 2. Active Top Secret Security clearance with SCI eligibility required 3. Experience working with firewalls and IDS/IDP 4. Four years of experience working with Cisco or similar devices 5. Experience working with Linux Preferred Qualifications: 1. In-depth knowledge of Cisco Routers and switches and routing protocols 2. Current CCNA. 3. Four years of Admin experience with Cisco or similar devices 4. Seven years of Linux Admin experience Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions. Northrop Grumman Aberdeen MD

Network Engineer Principal

Saic