Network Engineer III in Washington, DC at Volt

Date Posted: 9/21/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Duration:
    72 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $55.27/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

VOLT is seeking a Network Engineer to support a large defense contractor in Washington, DC.  This position requires an active TS/SCI.  This is a Part Time role: Sat - Sun - 6:00 pm - 6:00 am


  • 12+ years relevant work experience as a network engineer with a telecommunications equipment vendor, service provider, or a data center
  • Professional level understanding of common network security controls, especially firewalls and intrusion prevention systems
  • Hands-on experience and support with Remedy
  • Support 24/7/365 network and service monitoring activities
  • Work closely with the SOC and Service Desk to provide incident and problem management, escalating identified issues for other services to service owners as appropriate
  • Perform routine system maintenance, monitoring, troubleshooting, reporting, incident and problem management, and escalation as required
  • Hands-on experience with at least one of the following firewall platforms:
    • Fortinet
    • Stongate
    • Cyberguard
    • Cisco ASA
    • Palo Alto
  • Professional level understanding and hands-on experience with GRE and IPSec
  • Cisco SSL-VPN technologies, F5 load balancers
  • Experience performing technical planning, system integration, Verification and validation, Cost and Risk, Supportability and effectiveness analyses for total system Experience as senior level network engineer to help shape decisions for a customer or management in the area of network design and administration
  • Experience in traffic flow analysis, network management, network topology design, security performance and fault tolerant architecture
  • Experience configuring network equipment and services and producing network implementation and migration plans
  • Design, Test and support network enclaves in various stages of deployment
  • Must be able to produce and review technical documentation, and provide recommendations to optimize network operation and performance

Required Skills:

  • Network Administrator Experience is Required
  • Experience configuring and Monitoring LAN/WAN equipment, Including routers and switches
  • Hands-on experience with:
    • netScout
    • Cisco VSS Technology
    • Cisco / Tandberg VTC infrastructure equipment
    • Linux, BSD, or AIX Systems
    • Developing scripts using various shells and other scripting languages (for example Perl, TCL, Expect).
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team.
  • People oriented with strong ability to communicate

Desired Skills:

  • Hands-on experience with the following cisco routing switching platforms:
    • 6500 series
    • nexus 7k, 5k, and 2k
  • Professional level understanding and hands-on experience with TCP-IP as well IP routing protocols especially OSPF, EIGRP, and GBP, and hands-on working knowledge of Cisco IOS understanding of network and server virtualization
  • Professional level understanding of mobile device management framework such as AirWatch
  • Audit and assess network enclaves against customer service requirements and best practices
  • Experience with Formulating network management strategies, and providing recommendation to optimize Network Operation and Performance


  • Bachelor's in a related field with 12 + years’ experience

VOLT is an equal opportunity employer.