Network Administrator - 30144 in Chantilly, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 7/30/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description



This position supports an intelligence community customer storage site with a staff of between 20 - 30 made up of both government employees and contractors.  The site receives equipment from contractors, conducts test and inspection activities on new equipment, on equipment being prepared for issue and on equipment returned after use.  Other technical staff build equipment components that support unique equipment configuration requirement.

The Network Administrator will:

  • Serve as Network Administrator for several customer LANs operating on WANs, installing, configuring and maintain Firewall devices and Layer 2 and 3 switches on TCP/IP networks with DHCP.
  • Apply expert technical knowledge and experience in administration of multiple classified (to TS/SCI) and unclassified networks providing data services.
  • Manage all network devices on site, change configuration and apply updates and security patches under the guidance of the customer network operation center.
  • Demonstrated high degree of proficiency in communicating with end users in a non-technical manner while gathering maximum troubleshooting information for problem resolution.
  • Interpret and resolve complex network and systems operational problems using network diagnostics tool sets.
  • Handle all network preparation of new and replacement equipment, integrating it fully into the network under the guidance of the customer network operations center.
  • Coordinate closely with other information systems staff to solve issues.
  • Input issues into issue tracking tools and coordinate actions closely with the offsite network operations staff.
  • Basic knowledge of system administration, including MS Windows Server, VMWare, MS Exchange.
  • Able to work after normal duty hours, weekends and holidays as necessary.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.
  • Must have 2-3 years helpdesk experience
  • Firewall Devices, cryptographic equipment, CISCO and other manufacturer’s networking equipment including routers and switches, and firewall devices.
  • Well versed in troubleshooting hardware and configuration issues.
  • Network Security principles.
  • CCNA and Security + CE required
  • Must be TS with current access to SCI based on SSBI. CI Polygraph desired, candidate must pass a Polygraph examination



Security Clearance

  TS/SCI with Poly

Diversity Statement

  Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.  Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply.  Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information

U.S. Citizenship Required.

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