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Network Engineer in Fort Meade, MD at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 1/14/2019

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Job Description

Job Number: R0035317

Network Engineer

Key Role:

Maintain responsibility for managing Local Area Network/Wide Area Network (LAN/WAN), including the planning, analysis, acquisition, design, development, implementation, quality assurance, configuration, installation, integration, maintenance testing, operational integrity, or management of networked systems used for the transmission of information in voice, data, or video formats. Manage the LAN/WAN systems, design and monitor new complex network systems, configure and install network hardware or software, and maintain LAN operations. Perform feasibility studies on complex information systems and conduct in-depth analyses complicated by novel problems. Keep abreast of emerging technology to predict future network needs. Participate in management discussions, meetings, committees, or special projects. Ensure security of the DoD network. This position will require working non-normal duty hours, including evenings, weekends, and holidays.

Basic Qualifications:

-5+ years of experience with networking

-5+ years of experience with Cisco, including switching and routing

-4+ years of experience with fiber optic capabilities and usage and network management applications

-Knowledge of cryptologic principles or technologies

-Knowledge of routing protocols and infrastructure cable management design installation

-Knowledge of security configuration

-Active TS/SCI clearance
-AA or AS degree or 5+ years of experience with IT in lieu of a degree

-DoD 8570.01-M Information Assurance Certification

-CompTIA Security+ Certification

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with SolarWinds

-Experience with PowerShell DHCP

-Experience with Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM) networks

-Knowledge of essentials for IT network security

-Knowledge of complex configuration management techniques and requirements appropriate to manage base level network systems

-Knowledge of DoD networks and DoD network limitations in an IT-related field

-Ability to gather and plan the sequence of actions necessary, make sound decisions, solve a variety of network problems, analyze component interrelationships, and evaluate network systems and computer applications from an operational perspective

-Ability to maintain an up-to-date awareness of technological advances and predict how management can meet future requirements

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

-VM Component Protection (VMCP) Certification

-Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Certification

-Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) Certification


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance is required.

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