Network Engineer - 31805 in Linthicum Heights, MD at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 7/19/2020

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Job Description

With more than 80 years of experience engineering science and technology solutions to support national security, Alion supports clients and employees with big ideas and real solutions.

Position Summary

Designs and plans network communications systems. Provides specifications and detailed schematics for network architecture. Conducts cost/benefit analysis and provides specific detailed information for hardware and software selection, implementation techniques and tools for the most efficient solution to meet business needs, including present and future capacity requirements. Conducts testing of network design. Responsible for monitoring network hardware operations to ensure properly set configuration options. Plans implementation of enhancements and upgrades to the network. Advises network users of hardware requirements, configurations, and limitations. Maintains technical expertise in all areas of network and computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, multiplexers, firewalls, hubs, bridges, gateways, etc. Evaluates and reports on new communications technologies to enhance capabilities of the network. May be assigned responsibility for the management of the systems administration function, including associated staff.

Education and Experience:

1. Eight (8) years demonstrated experience in the planning, design, development, implementation, and technical support of multi-platform, multi-system networks to encompass diagnosing network performance shortcomings and designing and implementing performance improvements. A Bachelor’s Degree in telecommunications, computer science, computer engineering, or information systems or related discipline may be substituted for four (4) years of experience, or a Master of Science degree in computer science, computer engineering, or information systems or related discipline may be substituted for six (6) years’ experience.
2. Four (4) years demonstrated experience in network installation including high bandwidth data transfer.
3. Four (4) years demonstrated experience administering CANS/WANS/LANS/VLANS.
4. Four (4) years demonstrated experience administering classified networks.
5. Four (4) years demonstrated experience with protocols and network troubleshooting.
6. Four (4) years demonstrated experience with network visualization tools (e.g., Visio).
7. Two (2) years demonstrated experience leading teams on small to mid-size network engineering activities.

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Security Clearance: Top Secret/Sensitive Comp Info

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