Expert Network Engineer - (ADV0000ID)

  • Jacobs
  • Primary Location: United States-Virginia-Reston
  • Oct 14, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description

Description

 

The Contractor shall be responsible for creating and maintaining technical design documentation, to include robust network engineering designs and templates that support network communications, designing and integrating Local and Wide Area Network (LAN/WAN) solutions. The contractor shall build and maintain the network infrastructure (hardware/software, routers, switches, firewall appliances, applications, etc.), conduct research, development, and evaluations to evolve enterprise services. The contractor shall identify, train, and transition relevant project tasks to enterprise service providers with an automation-first mindset and provide tiered support to resolve network issues in a timely fashion. The contractor shall continuously collaborate with various offices and vendors, work with various teams to understand requirements/concerns, and participate in vendor technical exchange meetings if necessary.

 

 

Duties/Tasks and Responsibilities:

 

  • In-depth understanding of networking systems and TCP/IP to include experience in IP Addressing and Subnetting; Network Address Translations; MTU; QoS, and implementation.
  • Strong knowledge of Routing and Switching systems with Cisco and some experience with Juniper; understanding of Routing Protocols (OSPF, EIGRP, and BGP) and Gateway Redundancy Protocols (HSRP, VRRP, and GLRP).
  • A working knowledge of MPLS (including L3VPN and L2 services), SONET, POS, ATM, Virtual LANs and Trunking (VLANs), STP, and VTP; Network Security (ACLs, IPSec Tunnels); Multicast and how to properly implement these technologies.
  • Ability to perform configuration, testing, and troubleshooting of IP network infrastructure (LAN and WAN devices).
  • Demonstrate the ability to work with customers to determine network requirements, write system requirement documents, and develop design solutions (physical and logical) that are in compliance with best engineering practices, standards, and guidelines.
  • Provide implementation support as necessary
  • Provide Tier-4 support, assisting with troubleshooting and resolving network issues
  • After hours will be required on Tuesdays and Thursdays. 

 


 

Qualifications

 

  • Active TS SCI with Poly Required
  • BS degree in a computer or system science discipline from an accredited college or university and ten (10) to fourteen (14) years of progressive, relevant experience or an MS degree in a computer or system science discipline and eight (8) to twelve (12) years of progressive experience, or a Ph.D. degree in a computer or system science discipline and four (4) to seven (7) years of progressive experience
  • Demonstrated experience with network design and creating relevant network documentation
  • Demonstrated advance level hands-on experience installing, configuring, troubleshooting, and maintaining network services, equipment and devices, such as switches, routers, servers, cable/rack, and firewalls
  • In-depth understand of OSI 7 layer network communications model and core technologies, concepts, protocols, and applications such as LAN, WAN, TCP/IP, UDP, ICMP, HTTP, SSH, SNMP, VPN, QoS
  • Demonstrated knowledge of routing and switching concepts (OSPF, EIGRP, and BGP) and Gateway Redundancy Protocols (HSRP, VRRP, and GLRP)
  • Demonstrated experience with written/oral communication and presentation skills
  • Required Certifications: CCNA or JNCIA

 

Desired Requirements (nice to have but not required):

  • Experience with government networks and secure communications
  • Experience with network performance optimization
  • Experience with cryptographic equipment
  • Desired Certification: CCNP, CCVP, CCSP, CCDP, JNCIS, or CCIE/JNCIE
  • Over 10 years of experience in IP network technology preferred

 

Physical Requirements:

Most work will be done at a desk or computer.

 

Work Environment:

General Office environment. The work environment is fast-paced and sometimes involves extreme deadline pressures. The nature of the work requires a high degree of teamwork and cooperation with other members of the staff as well as individuals across the Company and Customers.

 

Equipment & Machines:

General office equipment including PC/laptop, Fax, Copiers, Shredder, Printers, Telephone, and other miscellaneous office equipment.

 

Attendance:

Attendance is critical at all times. Must be able to work a 40-hour workweek, normally Monday through Friday.  However, times and days may vary depending on business requirements. Needs to be available to work overtime during critical peaks and be available to meet last minute requests for overtime should the situation occur.

 

Other Essential Functions:

Must be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing

Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others. Must put forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation.

Must be able to interface with individuals at all levels of the organization both verbally and in writing. Must be well-organized with the ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously. Must work well under pressure to meet deadline requirements. Must be willing to travel as needed. Must take and pass a drug test and background check as well as a motor vehicle records check. Must be a US citizen.


 Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language. 

Primary Location

: United States-Virginia-Reston

Job Posting

: Oct 14, 2020, 11:32:49 PM

Job

: Engineering

Organization

: CMS

Job Type

: Experienced

Job Classification: Full-Time Regular

Capabilities: Aerospace Technology and Defense Programs and Facilities