Applies an interdisciplinary, collaborative approach to plan, design, develop and verify a lifecycle balanced system of systems and system solutions. Evaluates customer and /operational needs to define and coordinate system performance requirements, integrate technical parameters and assure compatibility of all physical, functional and program interfaces. Performs various analyses to optimize total system of systems and/or system architecture. Performs analyses for affordability, safety, reliability, maintainability, testability, human systems integration, survivability, vulnerability, susceptibility, system security, regulatory, certification, product assurance and other specialties quality factors into a preferred configuration to ensure mission success. Develops the planning, organization, implementation and monitoring of requirements management processes, tools, risk, issues, opportunity management and technology readiness assessment processes. Resolves cross-functional technical issues.
Technical Skills Required:
Demonstrated experience for the design and execution of network engineering configuration changes and documentation in a complex IT environment. Experience in reviewing work products produced by a team of engineers for quality, completeness, and adherence to established procedures and policies; The position involves hands on designing and troubleshooting networks to include Cisco and Fortinet technologies. 9 years of equivalent/ relevant experience, including configuring Cisco and/or Juniper routers/switches and troubleshooting routing protocols such as OSPF/BGP as well as experience with firewall technologies.
The candidate must possess outstanding interpersonal and communication skills, excellent customer interface skills, be a quick learner, and be able to multi-task in a dynamic and fast paced environment while maintaining a can-do attitude. Experience with creating system level and connectivity diagrams is a must. Strong MS Visio skills are also required. SECRET Clearance is required. Candidate must have DoD 8570.01-M IAT Level II (Security+ or equivalent) with Continuing Education (CE)
Background Experience Required:
Experience with WANs, Taclanes, VxLAN highly desirable.
Knowledge of strategic and theater missile defense weapon systems (C2BMC, Aegis, GFC/C, etc.), sensor systems, message formats (VMF, TADIL), and communications (DISN, SIPRNet, MDA CNet, GCN, etc) environments. Certifications such as Network+, SSCP, CISSP, JNCIA, CCNA and CCNP.
Understanding of the project lifecycle, related processes, and traditional systems engineering skills.
The network engineer will produce designs including system, logical, and connectivity drawings using DoDAF standards and present them to different engineering review boards. Conducts testing of network design. Maintains technical expertise in all areas of network and computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, switches, firewalls, gateways, etc. Evaluates and reports on new communications technologies to enhance capabilities of the network.
Bachelor's degree and typically 5 or more years' experience in an engineering classification or a Master's degree with typically 3 or more years' experience in an engineering classification or a PhD degree with experience in an engineering classification.
Full Time/Part Time/On Call:
Does this position require a US person for purposes of Export Compliance?
Requested Security Clearance:
Is Clearance Required To Start?:
Not Required - Non-Safety Sensitive Position
International Travel Required:
Some travel involved. Contractors who travel on company business will be required to obtain a company-provided charge card and complete all required training. The contractor will complete and submit a corporate credit card application.
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