Network WAN Engineer, Senior in Chantilly, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/9/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0020468

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.


Network WAN Engineer, Senior

Key Role:

Design, build, operate, monitor, and maintain Wide Area Network (WAN) infrastructures supporting enterprise and WAN managed services. Ensure network designs are implemented in accordance with defined performance criteria and the systems are monitored and measured. Review network system performance metrics to plan for anticipatory growth, upgrades, or migration periodically. Assess network performance trends, risks, issues, and problems reported and recommend solutions to WAN configurations. Use industry best practices in managing traffic shaping, separation, and prioritization. Manage WAN configurations. Track network issues, failures, and solutions.


Basic Qualifications:

-7+ years of experience as a network engineer or administrator, including network requirements management, design, and development

-3+ years of experience in WAN and CAN and technical solution architecture

-3+ years of experience with network operations and maintenance

-Knowledge of firewalls, routers, switches, and layer 2 and 3 protocols

-Knowledge of management network configuration, VLANs, VRFs, routing, and subnets

-Knowledge of system and network architecture practices, tools, and methodologies

-Ability to translate customer requirements into technical designs and artifacts

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

-Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) or Juniper Network Certified Associate (JNCIA) Certification


Additional Qualifications:

-Knowledge of network design tools, including Visio

-Knowledge of data analytics tools used to capture customer traffic flows and demonstrate trends and forecasts

-Knowledge of Cloud concepts, global load balancing, Software Defined Networking, and other emerging network technologies
-Ability to review and compose technical documentation related to customer requirements

-BA or BS degree in a related technical field

-ITIL v3 Foundations Certification


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

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.

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