Network Technician 2 (MV) - 36260 in Cannon Air Force Base, NM at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 5/4/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Provides technical and operation support in the installation for command and control networks, LANs/WANs and telecommunications equipment and systems. Performance of work is on Cannon AFB, NM. Conducts various surveys such as electronic/electrical, mechanical and environment systems, space and weight, maintainability, and logistic support to determine the feasibility of installations.   Provides technical support to the USAF customer and maintains overall functionality of and other networks. Activates/deactivates network lines according to established schedules.  Interfaces with users and/or network vendors.  Tests and analyzes elements of network facilities (power, communication machinery, software lines, modems, and terminals).  Monitors systems and advises senior members of network staff of network failures or degradation and assists in arranging for corrective actions plans.  Performs the site network proposal walk-through, creates and proofs network plant proposals for participating sites utilizing software that creates graphical representations of communications networks. Provides on-site end-user training on system operation, maintenance and limited troubleshooting. Tracks and coordinates individual tasks for labor utilization, job performance quality and scheduling. May have responsibility for training and guidance of more junior technicians.

The applicant will administer, maintain, monitor, protect and report all network hardware.  They will also be well versed in and apply industry standard network administration. It is desired that the applicant will be familiar with all network hardware types to include CISCO, Aruba, Juniper and HP.   Knowledge in network monitoring tools Splunk, Solarwinds, Snort, Wireshark) is also highly desired.  Applicants will have a full understanding of network security configurations and architectures to ensure services can be employed effectively.  Applicants will perform analysis, compatibility testing and provide COA recommendations on implementation of incremental upgrades, including expansion of networks and development of new networks.  Applicants will ensure new capabilities securely interfaces between existing networks/applications, etc in accordance with government regulations and policy.




Security Clearance: Secret

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