Network Engineer w/Active TS/SCI Clearance

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Network Engineer w/Active TS/SCI Clearance

Roles and responsibilities
US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI & Polygraph Eligible is required to be considered for this position
W2 with full benefits
Pay range as $45-55/hr
Customer and contract specific training will be required and provided.
Labor Category: Network Specialist

Job Description:
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has a continuing requirement for Secure Enterprise Network Systems, Services, & Support (SENS3) for the continued operations and maintenance and evolution of the Homeland Secure Data Network (HSDN) and the Classified Local Area Network (C-LAN). This position will be to setup and maintain network infrastructure (switches, routers, etc…) and their configurations.  The position is a self-lead position to not only work network incidents, outage, but the deployment/extension of the network.

Primary Responsibilities: 
• Providing technical support in all areas of networking, such as routers, firewalls, bridges, gateways, etc.
• Evaluating, coordinating and performing installation and/or reconfiguration of hardware and software elements of networks.
• Perform day-to-day network sustainment activities.
• Creating and maintaining network documentation.
• Assist with design, implementation, and integration of network changes.
• IP address management IPAM, switch setup, and network operations support.

Required Skills:
• The candidate must be a citizen of the United States of America
• Candidate must have a minimum of a Top Secret/SCI clearance
• A United States Government administered polygraph examination will be given to the selected candidate; he/she must pass it to maintain employment in this position
• Offer contingent on ability to successfully pass a background check and drug screen
• High school diploma or equivalent and 3 – 5 years of prior relevant experience in maintenance, and operation of large enterprise networks
• Experience in supporting classified networks
• Experience with VLAN, routing, IP addressing and sub-netting.
• Experience troubleshooting and configuring IP networks using at least one of the following routing methods: BGP, ISIS, OSPF or Static routing.
• Experience with enterprise IP networks using Cisco and/or Juniper routers.

Desired Skills:
• COMSEC experience or certifications
• Experience with Solar Winds
• Experience with both Juniper and Cisco network equipment
• Experience with F5 load balancing systems
• Experience with configuring and maintaining firewalls in an enterprise environment
• Cisco or Juniper certifications

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