Network Configuration Engineer in Norfolk, VA US at Apex Systems

    Apex Systems
    Norfolk, VA 23511
    Full-time, Part-time
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    Job Description

    Apex Systems is currently hiring for the position listed below, if you are interested please send resumes to Harrison at hbounds@apexsystems.com

    Senior Production & Automation Network Engineer

    Location: Norfolk, VA

    Summary: This position's primary role will be a role in Senior Production/Automation of configurations servicing a large scale Enterprise network. This network includes Cisco, Aruba, Brocade, Juniper, Riverbed and McAfee network devices to include Routers, Switches, Access Points, Intrusion Prevention Systems (IPS), Virtual Private Networks (VPN) and WAN Accelerators.

    Responsibilities: As a Senior Production & Automation Network Engineer you will be expected to produce and review network configurations for multiple device types. You will create and review router and switch designs and configurations linking numerous computing platforms, operating systems, and network topologies across widely dispersed geographical areas for classified and unclassified intranet based upon approved architecture and design. Assist in the timely delivery of Authority to Operate packages. Communicate with other departments and organizations to ensure configuration effectiveness, accuracy and efficiency

    Work to ensure that the site network is reliable and that performance exceeds that of contracted service levels.

    Job Requirements: The successful candidate will be an innovative technical professional, customer service oriented, and highly knowledgeable engineer in the field of Ethernet and IP data engineering with 10+ years' experience as a Network Engineer. Position requires a high level of project coordination skills to manage the execution of maintenance activities. Experience must include network design, operational support, and configuration of network devices such as servers, routers, switches, associated software tools, and cabling in a large LAN/MAN/BAN/WAN environment. Knowledge of network protocols such as OSPF, BGP, and EIGRP is required. Knowledge and experience working with wireless technologies, Virtual Private Networks (VPN), Intrusion Prevention Systems (IPS), and WAN Accelerators and associated technologies is highly desirable. Must have knowledge of Automation tools such as HPNA and an understanding of Python. Ability to obtain a Government Secret Security clearance is required.

    Education: A Bachelor in Science with an emphasis in Computer Science or a related technology field is highly desirable. Other evidence of intellectual, technical, business accomplishments, and related technology leadership experiences will be considered. Cisco CCNP (can get within 6 months of employment) and Security+ required.

    Ability to obtain and maintain a DOD Secret clearance

    EEO Employer

    Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.

    Posting ID: 559413709Posted: 2020-06-03