Network Engineer - 26071 in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 5/5/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Position Summary

As the organizational expert in the field, performs on highly complex projects in the development, planning, designing, and implementation of network engineering plans and wide-scale networks.


Duties and Responsibilities

Defines specifications for highly complex and detailed schematics for network architecture.

Performs in-depth engineering studies and analysis and recommends hardware and software selection, implementation techniques, and tools for the most efficient solutions.

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

Applies advanced principals, theories, and concepts.  Contributes to the development of innovative principles and ideas.

Determines methods and procedures necessary to obtain desired results.

Recommends new hardware and software improvements to overall network design to best meet organization/customer needs.

Monitors the implementation of networks to assure proper execution and provide resolution for complex system issues.

Prepares cost/benefit estimates for network design, development, and implementation.

Conducts project planning, cost analysis and vendor comparisons.

Acts as advisor to management and customers on advanced technical research studies and applications

Provides training and assists lower level engineers

Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Configure and deploy network devices in a complex network environment.

Education and Experience

Desired: Bachelor’s degree in related engineering discipline plus 10 years of directly related experience. 

In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for more than 20 years applicable work experience.  Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience for positions involving new technology or labor market shortages as reflected by market survey data

CCNP Security certification required.  CCNA Routing and Switching Highly desired


Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

Demonstrated command of engineering of principles, methods, and techniques in network design and development.

Advanced knowledge of modems, data scopes, patch panels, concentrators, associated terminals, and network management software.

Advanced knowledge of desktop operating systems and applications.

An active security clearance of an appropriate level is required.


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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