Network Engineer (Design)

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Apex Systems
Systems, Network, Engineer, Recruiter, LAN, WAN, Modeling, Research, Security, CISSP, Computer, Engineering, VPN, Protocol, Access, TCP, IP, HTTP, SSL, Application
Full Time

Job Description

Apex Systems, America's second largest technical staffing firm, has an opportunity for a

Network Engineer

with a top client in Charleston, SC.

If interested in this, or any other opportunities with Apex Systems, please send a resume and best contact information to Mckenna Reese, Technical Recruiter, via

CANDIDATES MUST HOLD AN ACTIVE SECRET CLEARANCE AND BE WILLING TO WORK ONSITE.

Location: Charleston, SC

Terms: 6 month contract-to-hire

Clearance: Secret

8570 Compliance: Needed to start

MINIMUM SKILLS REQUIRED:

Ability to analyze, design, and test network systems including both local area networks (LAN) and wide area networks (WAN), including IPS, packet capture, and system logging tools and utilities. Perform network modeling & simulation (using tools like Cisco Modeling Lab or similar). Research, recommend and report network technology solutions that meet JIE, NIST and other relevant guidance for DoD systems.

Must possess and maintain certifications & training to be compliant with DoD 8570 (Security+, CISSP, or similar and relevant OS training)

DESIRED SKILLS:

The desired skills listed below are all nice-to-haves if you have been working in the industry the past few years, but if you have a passion for cradle-to-grave large scale network design & security, and a bachelor's degree in Network Security, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Systems or similar, please apply.
  • Knowledge of the data center Transport Boundary, specifically traffic flows through IPSs, DLPs, Firewalls, Packet Capture devices, and Packet Brokers.
  • Knowledge of WAN optimization, WAN acceleration, BGP, and MPLS


PRIMARY DUTIES, RESPONSIBILITIES & ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
  • Design, engineer and implement full solutions that include routers, switches, firewalls, VPN appliances, and other technologies for USMC data centers around the globe
  • Design and Integrate multi-vendor data center subsystem solutions for storage, network and compute
  • Analyze network perfor3mance data and statistics, prepare reports and recommend changes and improvements to ensure performance, availability, and disaster recovery objectives
  • Apply expertise with technologies from Cisco, Juniper, and F5; for Routing, Switching, and Load Balancing
  • Build deploy and troubleshoot configurations for Address Resolution Protocol (ARP), Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP), Network Access Translation (NAT), Virtual Routing Redundancy Protocol (VRRP), Open Shortest Path First (OSPF), Border Gateway Protocol (BGP), Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP), Internet Protocol Security (IPSec), Virtual Private Network (VPN), HTTP, Secure Socket Shell (SSH), SSL, and DNS.
  • Configure Network routing using Border Gateway Protocol (BGP), OSPF, and Virtual Routing and Forwarding (VRF)
  • Develop a strong network security posture using VRF, Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS), Access Control Lists (ACLs), IPSec, and Layer 2 (L2) VPNs
  • Apply extensive knowledge of network hardware and software solutions to meet a variety of use cases specific to DoD
  • Related tools, such as network analyzers and network switches
  • Application networking ports and protocols, Information Assurance (IA), routing, and LAN
  • Analyze a data center problem set, design an elegant solution, test it out, make revisions, and then install enterprise-scale network solutions for those in harm's way defending our nation.
  • Design data center solutions that include firewalls, load balancers, IPS, WAN accelerators, logging and packet capture tools to architect, test and field a network solution for the United States Marine Corps.
  • Interpret FISMA, JIE, DISA, NIST and other guidance and standards and apply them in the context of a DoD data center refresh.
  • Research new innovative hardware and software solutions (including virtualization), and then be a part of the team that engineers and implements those solutions in Cleared and un-cleared data center environments around the world.


EEO Employer

Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or .

EEO Employer

Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or .


Company Information

Apex Systems is a world class technology services business that incorporates industry insights and experience to deliver solutions that fulfill our clients’ digital visions. We provide a continuum of service from workforce mobilization and modern enterprise solutions to digital innovation to drive better results and bring more value to our clients. Apex transforms our customers with modern enterprise solutions tailored to the industries we serve. Apex has a presence in over 70 markets across US, Canada and Mexico. Apex is a segment of ASGN Inc. (NYSE: ASGN)

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Dice Id : apexsan
Position Id : BHJOB2374_1194029
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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