Network Engineer Senior in Virginia Beach, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 10/11/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Contingent Upon Funding

Sr Network Engineer

Provide senior level network and system engineering support for the Combined Tactical Training Ranges – East

Perform engineering and project management, requirements development, system and network design, COTS product evaluation, cost analysis and estimation, procurement, pre-installation development and testing, systems installation and integration, with full integrated logistics support to include configuration management, documentation, and training for Navy approved network and communications projects

As a member of the Cyber Security Workforce (CSWF), is a subject matter expert, providing consultation and guidance to Information Security for implementation of STIGs, and continued development and remediation of both classified and unclassified, wired and wireless, mission critical Naval Combat Training environments

Plans, proposes and implements modifications, modernizations, improvements and upgrades of communications equipment, range reconfigurations and new facility buildups. Supports equipment relocation to include cost analysis, optimization studies, engineering studies, integration and installation for changes in the network environment

Analyze network requirements to plan for projected bandwidth loading of new systems or modifications to existing systems

Support mission critical range communications to include engineering, installation, and integration of servers, network appliances, and communications equipment as necessary to meet present and future communication requirements.

Prepare, deliver, and submit technical papers and perform engineering studies

Develop and apply advanced methods, and analytical techniques in research, investigation and solution of complex problems.

Work closely with Configuration Manager and Drafters to create and maintain network and configuration documentation.


Minimum Requirements

Bachelors Degree in computer science, math, or engineering and at least 5-7 years of job-related experience or equivalent. Years of experience may be used to waive degree requirement

Experienced in LAN/WAN design and implementation using Cisco routers, switches, firewalls, and IDS

SolarWinds Network Management Systems

Project management, systems integration, and configuration management

Experience configuring Cisco firewalls, based on STIG requirements and security best practices.

Testing and monitoring Cisco Systems, networks, fiber, and microwave data links

Certifications Security +, Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)

Must possess and maintain an active SECRET clearance.

Must possess and maintain a valid state Driver’s License.

Must obtain and maintain current CPR/First Aid certification.

Preferred Qualifications

BS degree in Communications or Computer Engineering

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE)

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA)

Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)

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