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F5 Engineer

Falcon IT & Staffing Solutions Fairfax ,VA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: dental, medical
Job Description

 We are currently seeking an F5 Engineer to work with our client in Northern VA.

*** Ideally candidates will possess a TS/SCI with FS Poly. Candidates who have a TS/SCI and willing to get a FS poly may be considered ***

Skills, Attributes and experience:

  • Excellent presentation, verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to successfully articulate and transfer complex ideas to a wide audience.
  • The ability to work well with all levels of customer employees and management, and to be self-motivated and flexible.
  • Understanding of server operating environments, including a strong background in UNIX, and experiences with switches, routers and firewalls in intranet/Internet/extranet environments.
  • Ability to apply a thorough understanding of IP routing and TCP and UDP service provision in environments that are technically complex and also may be complex from an organizational perspective.
  • Strong understanding of the OSI networking model as well as protocols such as HTTP, SSL and other server concepts.
  • The ability to work both with and without direct supervision.
  • Technical sales of enterprise network solutions to corporate accounts a plus.

    Qualifications
  • Must have an Active Top Secret Security Clearance with Full Polygraph (preferred)as you will be engaging with Federal contracts
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience, with a focus on architecture and design of network or systems infrastructure, performance and management
  • Experience in customer-facing positions as a professional services consultant or engineer, preferred.
  • In-depth knowledge of technologies including TCP/IP networking and services such as DNS.
  • BS/BA degree or equivalent work experience.

    Physical Demands and Work Environment
  • Job may be performed on-site at a customer facility or data center, or in an office environment sitting at a desk or computer table. When not on-site at customer location, the position may be remote or at nearest F5 office.
  • Duties require the ability to utilize a computer / laptop, communicate over the telephone, and read printed material.
  • Job requires the ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Duties require the ability to travel up to 50% or greater via automobile and airplane, and may require periodically outside normal working hours (evenings and weekends).

    It is also helpful if candidates have experience with
  • GateD, ZebOS, NameD, SSH daemons and clients, tcpdump, snoop, ethereal and other packet sniffing software or products.
  • Configuring or managing OSPF, BGP, static and dynamic routing with firewall technology for any organization.
  • Configuring services such as LDAP and RADIUS services, DNS domains, sub-domains and secondary name servers.
  • Personal or professional experience in programming in interpreted languages such as bourne shell, bash and korn shell.
  • Professional experience including coding for SOAP/XML communication or Common Object Request Broker Architectures.

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