Network Engineer, Mid

    Updated 6 days ago
    Fort Meade, MD 20755
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    Job Description

    Global Asset Technologies, a subsidiary of Bering Straits Native Corporation is currently seeking a qualified Network Engineer - Mid for Department of Defense Network Services. This position provides critical skills as part of a team to operate, manage, troubleshoot, and resolve complex network issues and maintain a secure network. A thorough understanding of LANWAN integration, TCPIP, switching, and routing is essential. The network engineer will also be expected to provide experience in deploying desktops, servers, cabling, switches, bridges, and routers to ensure end to end connectivity. This position may also support some system and server administration and desktop services as part of a larger team. ESSENTIAL DUTIES RESPONSIBILITIES The Essential Duties and Responsibilities are intended to present a descriptive list of the range of duties performed for this position, and are not intended to reflect all duties performed within the job. Other duties may be assigned. Designing and implementing network solutions, topologies, and services to ensure efficiency, security, and reliability of current networks Working in a team environment to support effective customer service Analyzing network topologies and making recommendations on network equipment and services Configuring firewalls, load balancing, routing, and switching to maximize network efficiency and security Maximizing network performance through ongoing monitoring and troubleshooting Arranging scheduled upgrades Strong experience with implementing configuration baselines and DoDNet STIGs Strong experience with vulnerability mitigation and patching Updating network equipment to the latest firmware releases Investigating faults in the network Leading and training more junior engineers Reporting network status to key stakeholders Have flexible working hours to be available to support team when needed Perform other associated duties as assigned QUALIFICATIONS - EXPERIENCE, EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATION To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to satisfactorily perform each essential duty. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill andor ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Required (Minimum) Qualifications Bachelorrsquos degree in a technical discipline such as Computer Sciences and 2+ years related experience or successful completion of a certified technicalvocational school and 5+ years related experience Expertise in Windows networks, Cisco Systems, and network monitoring products and technologies Experience in routed, switched, and wireless LAN environments that operate Microsoft, UNIX, and OpenVMS CCNA, CCNP, or other related certifications needed or specialty experience Remedy or ServiceNow experience Security+ CE (or appropriate DoDM 8570 Baseline Certification) IAT Level II certification is required before start Secret Clearance U.S. citizen Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Other Characteristics A clear understanding of TCPIP, HTTP, SHTTP, SMTP, SNMP, DNS, DHCP, EIGRP, OSPF, PPP, HDLC, V.35, RS-449 and knowledge of the 803.2, 802.3, 802.5, 802.10, 802.11, 802.3u and 802.3z communications, EIATIA cable standards and Internet standards. Must address issues related to synchronous and asynchronous communications, Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, FDDI, ATM, or ISDN. Desired experience with various OTDR, cable testers, network sniffers for troubleshooting. Cisco Catalyst access and Nexus core switches Cisco ASR and ISR routers Cisco ASA RAVPN Bluecoat Web Proxies Remedy ITSMServiceNow SolarWinds Network Configuration Monitor (NCM) System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) Palo Alto Firewalls Preferred NA PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Must maintain a constant state of mental alertness at all times. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Essential and marginal functions may require maintaining physical condition necessary for bending, stooping, sitting, walking or standing for prolonged periods of time most of time is spent sitting in a comfortable position with frequent opportunity to move about. WORK ENVIRONMENT Work Environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be borne by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Job is performed in an office setting with exposure to computer screens and requires extensive use of a computer, keyboard, mouse and multi-line telephone system. The work described herein is primarily a modern office setting. Minimal travel may be required. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES No supervisory responsibilities. ADDITIONAL QUALIFYING FACTORS As a condition of employment, may be required to pass a pre-employment drug screening, as well as have acceptable reference and background check results to obtain access to military base. Must have reliable transportation tofrom work a necessity and must be able to obtain access to military installations. Shareholder Preference. BSNC gives hiring, promotion, training and retention preference to BSNC shareholders, shareholder descendants and shareholder spouses who meet the minimum qualifications for the job. Bering Straits Native Corporation is an Equal Opportunity AA Male Female Disability Vets employer. We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program. We are a drug free workplace.
    Posting ID: 596196740Posted: 2021-05-11Job Title: Network Engineer Mid