Softworld Network Engineer in Herndon, Virginia

Network Engineer

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Date posted:

February 27, 2017

Job Type:

Contract

Location:

Herndon, VA

Job ID:

222916

Description:

Seeking a Network Engineer to be a member of the engineering to design, develop and sustain enterprise network global infrastructure. The Network Engineer designs and plans network communications systems. The Network Engineer will also provide specifications and detailed schematics for network architecture.

Must have a Top-Secret clearance or higher

3rd parties please do not apply

Requirements/ Responsibilities • CompTIA Security + Certification • Active DoD Top Secret Clearance • 8-10 years of experience • Cisco routing and switching experience • Firewall experience • Provides specific detailed information for hardware and software selection, implementation techniques and tools for the most efficient solution to meet business needs, including present and future capacity requirements. • Conducts testing of network design. • Maintains technical expertise in all areas of network and computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, multiplexers, firewalls, hubs, bridges, gateways, etc. • Evaluates and reports on new communications technologies to enhance capabilities of the network. • Cisco or Juniper Networking Experience (switches, routers, firewalls) • Ability to work effectively independently as well as within a team environment • Demonstrated a strong work ethic and ability and willingness to take on new challenges • Preferred experience with Remedy, Voice, VTC, Experience applying DISA STIGs / Security Patches