Principal Network Engineer - active TS/SCI required

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General Dynamics Information Technology
CCNP, Cisco, Genetics, Networking, Network Engineer, Networks, Routers, Security, Switches, Testing, Windows, Wireless
Full Time
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:

 

 

Top Secret w/SCI eligibility

 

 

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

 

 

Top Secret SCI

 

 

Suitability:

 

 

Yankee White

 

 

Job Family:

 

 

Information Technology

 

 

Job Description:

 

 

We are seeking an experienced Network Engineer to support a high-visibility customer in Washington, DC. Engineer will work as a primary contributor to an engineering team designing, building, implementing, and testing state of the art wired and wireless networks consisting primarily of Cisco networking equipment. Engineer will assess current infrastructure, operations, and policy to ensure confidentiality, integrity, and availability and will provide guidance on future systems (technical refresh, upgrades, improvements) based on customer requirements, industry advances, best practices, and emerging technologies. Engineer will assess current or future customer needs and priorities through direct customer interface, conducting surveys, or other methods.

 

 

Required:

 

 

Experience with selecting, configuring, and installing networking equipment based on administrator specifications.

 

 

Experience with maintenance of various components (switches, routers, firewalls) of the network; ability to quickly and effectively troubleshoot issues pertaining to network outages and degraded performance.

 

 

Current Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) switching and routing.

 

 

Experience with Microsoft Visio; create, review, and maintain network diagrams reflecting physical and logical connectivity

 

 

Excellent written and verbal communication, interpersonal skills, and team skills.

 

 

Ability to listen to the needs of our internal clients and translate their input into requirements.

 

 

Ability to communicate orally and in writing in American English

 

 

Must have an active Top Secret clearance and be clearable for a Yankee White clearance

 

 

Desired:

 

 

Experience with wireless network design

 

 

Experience with installation and configuration of Windows Server products

 

 

Experience with security patching and testing, including DISA Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) processes

 

 

Demonstrated experience with SolarWinds network performance monitor.

 

 

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: BS or equivalent + 10 yrs related experience, or MS + 8 yrs related experience

 

 

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# of Openings:

 

 

1

 

 

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

 

 

40

 

 

Telecommuting Options:

 

 

Telecommuting Not Allowed

 

 

Work Location:

 

 

USA DC Washington - Not Applicable (DCC076)

 

 

Additional Work Locations:

 

 

CSRA is committed to creating a diverse environment and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.


Company Information

Impactful Work. Next-Gen Solutions. Meaningful Careers. General Dynamics Information Technology solves our customers' biggest challenges through smart, future-focused technology and services, ingenuity and deep mission-knowledge. Partnering with government, defense, the intelligence community, industry leaders and cutting-edge technology companies, we deliver solutions that make a difference – helping our customers to advance mission performance, transform operations and discover opportunities to build a better future. Headquartered in Fairfax, Va., with major offices worldwide, General Dynamics IT and General Dynamics Mission Systems form the Information Systems and Technology (IS&T) business group of General Dynamics. IS&T and the Aerospace, Combat Systems and Marine Systems groups form General Dynamics Corp.