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Network Engineer - 27338 in Norfolk, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 4/21/2019

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Job Description



Network Engineer providing network engineering and architecture support to a dedicated enterprise Navy training network.  Responsible for project leadership, design, development, documentation, testing, and implementation of networking technologies, capabilities, and solutions that are integrated into a globally distributed enterprise network.

• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Systems or related discipline, and 2 years of related 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.
• 6+ years of demonstrated experience in network design, architecture, and engineering highly desired
• CCNA Certification required.
• CCNP Certification desired.
• Security+ Certification required.

• Experience in working with successful engineering, development, and deployment of network designs and architectures.
• Knowledge of LAN and WAN networking design, equipment, and transport topologies including GRE, Fiber Optics, VLANs, Ether channel, and IPv4 subneting
• Knowledge of Cisco Internetworking with a heavy emphasis on switching (VTP, VLANs, 802.1q, IGMP, etc..) and routing (OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, VRF, PIM, multicast, MPLS, etc.) and Cisco IOS.
• Knowledge of IP networking fundamentals including OSI model, frame and packet structure.
• Experience interfacing and presenting briefs to senior management, government, and military leadership.
• Experience with Department of Defense Security Technical Implementation Guidelines
• Ability to design, develop, document, test, and field networking capabilities incorporating security, high availability, flexibility, and remote administration
• Experience with ISNS, ADNS, and CANES afloat and fleet NOC networks and/or other DoD Enterprise networks
• Strong ability to visualize overall view of systems and conceptualize and document technical solutions.
• Strong technical network troubleshooting skills with the ability to troubleshoot technical issues within multiple systems and networks at the protocol/packet level using sniffers, protocol analyzers, netflow, etc.
• Experience in network security and its tools including but not limited to NAC, 802,1x, port-security, firewalls, IDS/IPS.
• Experience writing technology briefs, white papers, test plans, and presentations
• Experience with NSA Type 1 KG cryptographic devices.
• Familiarity with network and performance monitoring tools (Solarwinds, Cisco SLA, What’s Up Gold, PRTG).
• Familiarity with Cisco VoIP, including PoE switches and Call Manager. Server/host based networking experience (MS Windows, UNIX, Citrix etc.).
• Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills
• Must be willing to travel CONUS and OCONUS.

Must be a US Citizen, and possess a DoD Secret Clearance. Must be able to obtain a Top Secret security clearance.


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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