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Network Engineer I

MKS2 Technologies
Springfield, VA
  • Expired: October 20, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.

MKS2 Technologies, LLC, an award-winning high growth small business, creates innovative and customer-centric technology solutions in the areas of Cyber Security, Instructional Design and Training, Software Engineering and IT Support Services to improve the security and well-being of our clients. Our commitment to excellence and our "Mission First" orientation has resulted in steady growth and an expanding client base across government agencies. Headquartered in Austin, TX we have employees nationwide and for the past three consecutive years were named one of the fastest growing Veteran-owned companies in the nation.

Please take a moment to browse through our website and learn more about what it means to serve with MKS2.DescriptionThe Network Engineers support the Information Technology (IT) Networking and Communications Operations and Maintenance (O&M) team to provide enterprise-level, high-performance, highly available, networking services in direct support of the Activity's... business and mission needs. Specifically, the Network Engineers will be responsible for variety of operational related assignments associated with deployed solutions backed by Cisco, Juniper, Riverbed, and SolarWinds on multiple sets of enterprise-level IT systems in support of the Activity's remote office/branch office (ROBO) and data center environments.Under the guidance of the Senior Network Engineer, the Network Engineers provide O&M support - installation, testing, validation, sustainment, upgrading, and decommissioning - as it relates to enterprise networking devices to include switches, routers, firewalls, encryption devices, copper ad fiber based connectivity.

They also provide the initial level of support for service requests, incidents, and problems as escalated by the IT Enterprise Service Desk.Network Engineers support the production and documentation maintenance of the Networking system(s), sub-system(s), and component(s) in the Activity's IT Networking portfolio, including as-built documentation, capacity/performance plans, as well as all other area of server system life-cycle planning.Incumbent travel requirements are approximately 20% annually to support critical business needs.QualificationsShall hold an active and current Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA). Shall have 3 or more years of progressive and increasingly complex experience working with enterprise-level Cisco hardware, operating systems (IOS, NX-OS, ACI, etc.), and technologies (Voice, Video, Routing, Switching, Security, etc.) across enterprise information systems and networks. Demonstrated experience working with Cisco-based Routing and Switching technologies (ex.

BGP, EIGRP, LACP, HSRP, OSPF, PC, QoS, STP, VPC, VRF). Demonstrated experience working with Cisco-based Access Control Lists (ACLs) to secure network traffic at all supported layers of the OSI Reference Model. Shall meet the minimum credential requirements for a Cyber IT/Cybersecurity Workforce (CSWF) position as defined in Section 6, Table 3.Desired Qualifications: Strongly desired to have 3 or more years of experience operating and maintaining networking solutions in secure processing environments which must adhere to U.S.

Government Information Assurance and Security standards such as the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Security Requirements Guides (SRGs) and Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs). Demonstrated experience monitoring and accessing networking systems and solutions proactively for performance degradation, and tuning and optimization opportunities. Demonstrated experience operating, tuning, and troubleshooting Cisco Unified Communications Manger (CUCM) and TelePresence Management Suite (TMS), and TelePresence Video Communication Server (VCS) to support enterprise collaboration (i.e., Voice and Video) services across a WAN.

Demonstrated experience working with software-based configuration management solutions capable of documenting, storing, and on-demand deployment of pr

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