Network Architect

Network Architect
Contract W2, 12
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Job Title: Network Architect

Location: Sterling VA


Seeking an experienced Network Architect to join our team. Primary responsibilities in this role will include preforming project-based engineering, design, installation and troubleshooting of network and data center solutions as well as functioning as a technical lead on complex projects requiring teams of engineers. Candidate must hold a minimum Public Trust security clearance.

Daily Responsibilities Includes:

  • LAN and WAN routing and switching design, configuration and deployment in small to very large and complex environments including data center architectures.

  • You will provide network engineering consulting services, including: assessment, design and implementation of network and security products/solutions.

  • Develop comprehensive graphical and text-based design documentation and effectively manage the implementation process from design to customer acceptance.

  • You will assume technical leadership on complex projects.

  • Troubleshoot issues as necessary.

Required Skills:

  • We seek a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience and/or military experience

  • Minimum of 7 - 10 years related experience providing project deliverables in Federal government environments.

  • Hold an active CCIE certification or equivalent experience.

  • Communicate effectively (verbally as well in written form).

  • Excellent documentation experience with Microsoft Visio, Word and Excel.

  • Ambitious and goal-oriented with the initiative to work until the job is completed.

  • Ability to lead on multiple projects and prioritize tasks effectively.

  • Strong knowledge and experience with design, implementation and support of the following:

    • Complex routing and switching solutions (Catalyst 9Ks and Nexus is a must)

    • Multi-protocol environments, with mutual redistribution of routing protocols

    • Data Center / Core design, configuration and implementation with Cisco Nexus architecture

    • Multicast, QoS, Load balancing

    • Network Access Control, including Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) implementation design, configuration, and deployment

  • Successful candidates will also possess experience and demonstrated expertise in at least one or more of the following areas:

    • DNA Center, EPIC-EM, SD Access, and ACI is highly desired

    • Cisco WLAN design, configuration, and troubleshooting for Enterprise is desired

    • Design and hands-on experience with industry leading network security products

    • Authentication solutions including 802.1X/RADIUS/TACACS

  • Familiarity with additional core technologies will include:


    • NetBrain, NMAP, SolarWinds, PRIME, SPLUNK

Posted By

Catapult Solutions Group

Dice Id : 10529568
Position Id : JN092019113313-35
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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