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Network Engineer - 26767 in Norfolk, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 3/28/2019

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Job Description



The Network Engineer will provide network operations support to a dedicated enterprise Navy training network.  The network engineer will be a member of a network engineering and operations team supporting an enterprise Navy training network distributed globally.

Under general supervision, plans, designs, develops, and implements network engineering plans and wide-scale networks.

Provides specifications and detailed schematics for network architecture.

Performs a variety of engineering studies and analysis and recommends hardware and software selection, implementation techniques, and tools for the most efficient solutions.

Debugs and tests networks and assists in performing needs assessments by studying network traffic.

Conducts research on network products, services, protocols, and standards to remain abreast of developments in the networking industry.

Oversees new and existing equipment, hardware, and software upgrades.

Evaluates new hardware and software for networks to determine which products best meet organization/customer needs.

Assists in the initial implementation support of networks to assure proper execution and provide resolution for system issues.

Assists in preparing cost/benefit estimates for network design, development, and implementation.

Participates in special projects as required.

Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Familiar with the principles, methods, and techniques used in network design and development.

Familiar with modems, data scopes, patch panels, concentrators, associated terminals, and network management software.

Knowledge of desktop operating systems and applications.

May require certification in one or more specific applications (such as MCSE, MCSA, CNE, CNA), depending on job assignment.

Active DoD Secret Clearance required. 

Bachelor's Degree plus 2-4 years of experience. In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted for more than 6 years applicable work experience. Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience.


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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