Network Design Engineer


On Site
$40 - $50
Contract - W2
Contract - 10 Month(s)


Configuration management
Local Area Networks
hardware and software
network engineer
network hardware
network operations
network switches
network systems
project leadership
wide area network

Job Details

Job Description

  • We are primarily looking for someone who can come in to learn the environment, and as trained, lean into project support.
  • This will include scope, build list, design, installation, configuration, and support of network switches/routes/firewalls/IPS-IDS/Proxy/F5
  • Seeking CCNA certified, network engineer willing to be on site as much as required at either our CT or RI locations.
  • Solid Experience is acceptable in lieu of CCNA; however, if interested in a full time position, we would require it upon conversion.
  • WIll need familiarity with Project work, design, and implementation of solutions created and supported by our own team.
  • Analyzes complex local and wide area network systems, including planning, designing, evaluating, selecting operating systems and protocol suites and configuring communication media with concentrators, bridges and other devices.
  • Resolves difficult interoperability problems to obtain operation across all platforms including e-mail, files transfer, multimedia, teleconferencing and the like. Configures systems to user environments.
  • Supports acquisition of hardware and software as well as subcontractor services.
  • Applies extensive technical expertise, and has full knowledge of other related disciplines.
  • Develops technical solutions to complex problems requiring the regular use of ingenuity and creativity.
  • Work is performed without appreciable direction.
  • Exercises considerable latitude in determining technical objectives of assignment.
  • Completed work is reviewed from a relatively long-term perspective, for desired results.
  • Guides the successful completion of major programs and may function in a project leadership role.
  • Erroneous decisions or recommendations would typically result in failure to achieve major organizational objectives.
  • Represents the organization as the prime technical contact on contracts and projects.
  • Interacts with senior internal and external personnel on significant technical maters often requiring coordination between organizations.
  • May provide work leadership for lower level employees.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provides Tier 2 and Tier 3 support and assists with some project implementation within the networking environment.
  • Successful provisioning as well as supervision of, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems hardware, software, and related infrastructure.
  • This also includes the Installation of new systems, rebuilding existing systems, configuration of hardware, peripherals, services, settings, directories, storage, etc. in accordance with customer/ government standards.
  • Configuration management of Local Area Networks (LANs), Wide Area Networks (WANs), network segments, and Internet and Intranet systems to ensure operability.
  • Installation and maintenance, network hardware and software, analyze problems, and monitor networks to ensure their availability to users.
  • Maintains, monitors and troubleshoots within the roles of Incident Management (Return-to-Service) and/or Problem Management (Reason for Outage).
  • Evaluates a systems performance and identifies user needs based on approved software per customer specifications.
  • Supports acquisition of hardware and software as well as subcontractor services as needed.
  • Works independently on specific projects or may act as lead or Project Manager or a technical consultant where experience and knowledge span multiple projects.
  • Ensures all design decisions are evaluated analytically and in a systematic manner in accordance with approved technical approaches, processes and procedures.
  • May provide supervision and guidance for one or more team members including task and work product deliverables.
  • Works closely with network operations, systems and other groups on business projects, assignments, problems, etc.
  • Develops advanced technological ideas and guides their development to a final product or solution.
  • Ensures proper documentation for the corporate knowledgebase, including design, procedural and lessons learned.
  • This also includes maintaining and updating existing documentation.
  • Monitors the Network and System Enterprise with provided tools to ensure the health of the critical client solutions.
  • Maintains on-call availability to respond to network issues and up-time; must be flexible and available with the scheduling.
  • Contributes to technical artifacts through team/program SharePoint and/or communities of practice.

Looking forward for your prompt and positive response.