Senior Network Engineer - 26766 in Norfolk, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 8/29/2018

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    Norfolk, VA
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Job Description


The Senior Network Engineer will provide network operations support to a dedicated enterprise Navy training network distributed globally, and will be a member of a network engineering and operations team.


The Senior Network Engineer plans, designs, develops, and implements network engineering plans and wide-scale networks.

Provides specifications and detailed schematics for network architecture.

Performs a variety of engineering studies and analysis and recommends hardware and software selection, implementation techniques, and tools for the most efficient solutions.

Debugs and tests networks and assists in performing needs assessments by studying network traffic.

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

Oversees new and existing equipment, hardware, and software upgrades.

Evaluates new hardware and software for networks to determine which products best meet organization/customer needs.

Participates in the initial implementation support of networks to assure proper execution and provide resolution for system issues.

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

Conducts project planning, cost analysis and vendor comparisons.

Participates in special projects as required.

Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Familiar with the principles, methods, and techniques used in network design and development.

Familiar with modems, data scopes, patch panels, concentrators, associated terminals, and network management software.

Knowledge of desktop operating systems and applications.


Bachelor's Degree in related field plus 5-7 years of relevant experience required.  In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted for more than 9 years applicable work experience. Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience.

Security+ and minimum of a CCENT certification required.  Highly prefer CCNA, CCNP or higher level Cisco Certifications.

Requires a minimum of a DoD Secret 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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