Zenetex LLC

  • Senior Network Engineer

    Posted Date 3 months ago(3 months ago)
    ID
    2018-1737
    # of Openings
    1
    Job Location
    US-AZ-Fort Huachuca
    Category
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    ZENETEX specializes in management and technology support services for a variety of Federal agencies and commercial organizations nationwide. Our company is experiencing tremendous growth across all of our practice areas! In support of future work, we are reviewing resumes for the position Senior Network Engineer. This is a contingent position - actual employment will be dictated by contract award. Candidates meeting the minimum requirements will be contacted by a member of our recruiting team. The Senior Network Engineer will develop and maintain functional and secure networks. In this position, you will mentor a team of engineers to troubleshoot and optimize networks for the users. This position will require an active TS/SCI DoD security clearance; we are unable to consider candidates not cleared at this level.   

    Primary Duties and Responsibilities

    This work will be in support of the U.S. Army Regional Cyber Center (USARCC-C) based in Fort Huachuca, AZ. In this role, you will utilize your excellent problem-solving skills and thorough knowledge of network administration and architecture in order to:

    • Design and deploy functional networks (LAN, WLAN, WAN)
    • Configure and install software, servers, routers and other network devices
    • Monitor network performance and integrity
    • Resolve issues tiers of support have escalated by troubleshooting cloud and local infrastructure
    • Automate tasks and monitor their effectiveness
    • Mentor team members on technical issues
    • Create, oversee and test security measures (e.g. access authentication and disaster recovery)
    • Communicate with users when needed
    • Maintain complete technical documentation
    • Suggest improvements to network performance, capacity and scalability 

    Education and Experience Requirements

    • BS/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field preferred
    • Industry-related experience as a Senior Network Engineer or Network Administrator
    • Solid background in network administration and architecture
    • In-depth understanding of communication protocols (mainly TCP/IP) and routing protocols (e.g. BGP, OSPF)
    • Familiarity with access control models and network security
    • Knowledge of coding languages for scripting (e.g Python, Perl)
    • Experience with network diagnostic, monitoring and analysis tools (e.g. SolarWinds network tools)
    • Solid understanding of network operating systems (JUNOS, Cisco IOS)
    • Sharp troubleshooting skills
    • Ability to work independently
    • Organizational and mentoring skills

    Certification Requirements: 

    • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
    • Juniper Networks Certified Internet Specialist or Certified Internet Associate
    • IAT-II Baseline Certification  

    Security Clearance

    • This position will require U.S. citizenship and an active Top Secret/SCI clearance

    ZENETEX is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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