Network Engineer

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Albuquerque, NM, USA
  • Jun 15, 2021

Job Description

Description

SAIC is looking for a highly qualified and self-motivated senior Network Engineer to support the US Space Force (USSF) Space and Missile Systems Center Innovation and Prototyping Directorate located in Albuquerque, NM. Primary duties may include:
  • Installation, configuration, and removal of switches, routers, firewalls, UPS, and network gear in operational and test lab environments
  • Apply knowledge of enterprise system monitoring and management tools (Solar Winds, WireShark, etc.) to analyze network activity and problems
  • Use and incorporate broad technical knowledge of the diverse business areas within the enterprise in the assessment of network engineering technologies, computing systems hardware and software protocols
  • Provide the customer technical guidance and direction in the design and implementation of network solutions using advanced understanding of network theory and maintaining specific enterprise network architecture
  • Establish overall strategic network standards and priorities to maintain the network baseline; recommend network design changes/enhancements; and analyze the optimization of network systems performance
  • Provide high-level technical advice and guidance to managers and technical resources through which network technologies can be utilized to meet current and future organizational needs.
  • Ensure planned testing activities are executed, develop network security guidelines and configure Cisco IOS equipment including routers, switches and firewalls

Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s degree in science and technology related discipline such as Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Systems Engineering, and Computer Engineering from an accredited college or university with 5+ years of experience. Experience will be accepted in lieu of education.
  • Must possess an active Secret security clearance with eligibility to obtain and maintain TS SCI
  • Must possess DoD 8570 baseline certification
  • Strong background in Microsoft Office tools and Visio
  • Record of success in contributing to the completion of programs and projects; ability to obtain results and make key recommendations
Desired Experience
  • Good understanding of discipline process; information and data management, configuration control
  • Seasoned communicator with demonstrated record of success in leadership, followership, and working with contract representatives and government sponsors.
  • Ability to provide high-level summary of results and draw conclusions based on interpretation of data
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