LAN/WAN Technologist II - Clearance in Tewksbury, MA at Volt

Date Posted: 10/9/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Tewksbury, MA
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
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Job Description

Volt is seeking a Sr. Network Engineer (Sr. Comp Network Technologist II) to ensure the smooth operation of classified network infrastructure at our customer’s MA/RI based locations.

The installation, maintenance, support and monitoring of the network infrastructure will be performed. Candidate must have a solid background supporting networks.

There are three (3) positions available. One is located in Tewksbury, MA., one in Woburn, MA., and another in Portsmouth, RI.

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

• Upgrade existing network hardware and software, such as switches, routers, firewalls and encryption devices

• Maintain and monitor network performance and manage infrastructure to assure high level of capability and effectiveness.

• Day to day maintenance of network hardware, VLAN configuration, port channels, etc.

• Work with program engineers to help resolve networking problems in tactical environments

• Propose solutions to management to ensure all network requirements are met based on future needs and propose innovative and cost saving solutions where appropriate

• Integrate and partner with customer to assist in deriving solutions to complex network infrastructure problems.

• Respond to user requests via online service request tracking system.

• Ensure Information Assurance compliance for Network hardware and software.

• Assist in the overall performance and capability of technical team through mentoring and knowledge sharing.

• Domestic or international travel may be required

Required Skills:

•8+ years of IT networking experience including many of the following:

• Solid working experience with Cisco and Brocade networking products and software

• Experience with TCP/IP Networking Fundamentals

• Prior experience with network troubleshooting tools, Wireshark, snoop, TCPDump, etc.

• Experience with network encryption devices

• Security+ certification or willingness to obtain within 6 months of employment

• Must possess an Active US DoD Secret Clearance as of Day one of employment - US Citizenship is required.       

Desired Skills:

• Demonstrated experience and/or familiarity with one or more of the following; PKI, IAVA, STIGs, DCID 6/3, ACAS

• Working knowledge of Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 2K3 Server, Windows 2K8 server.

• Working knowledge of LINUX / UNIX operating systems

• Network and Security certifications, CISSP certification highly desired

• Excellent communication skills, both oral and written

• Familiarity with Classified Computing and Information Assurance best practices

• Strong troubleshooting skills

• Strong teaming skills Education:

• BS in Computer Science, Engineering or related field or

• 8+ years minimum experience in network engineering field in lieu of BS.

Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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