Network Engineer

Alltech International   •  

Olney, MD

5 - 7 years

Posted 269 days ago

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Alltech is an award winning provider of IT services with nationwide project capabilities. Since 1994, Alltech’s focus on quality support to the Federal Government and Government Integrators has led it to become a leader in the Federal Services marketplace.

Description:

Alltech is seeking an Network Engineer to join our team in Olney, MD.

Security Clearance:  At least an Active SECRET is Required! (Top Secret is Preferred)

Duties:

  • Act as an experienced source of knowledge for Network Engineering, design, and implementation services for a large and complex Cisco network, with Juniper and Brocade devices
  • Act as senior technical Subject Mater Expert for a team of Network Engineers
  • Provide break/fix incident managementsupport for Network Outages and move/add/change incidents
  • Support the operation, maintenance, and modernization of a voice, wireless, video, and data convergednetwork
  • Be part of a 24x7x365on call rotation
  • Provide technical and professional mentorship and training to other members of the team
  • Ability to assist the Technical Manager with prioritizing and ensuring timely completion of multiple time sensitive tasks
  • Provide direction and recommendation on the optimization of monitoring tools
  • Identify, document, and report Operational Risks in the environment to management
  • Develop proactive monitoring parameters that allow for resolution of potential issues prior to user impact
  • Maintain SolarWinds and other network monitoring and performance tools
  • Develop Bill of Materials (BOM) for network design solutions

Required:

  • Excellent communication and customer services skills working with organizational executives and VIP customers
  • Ability to navigate highly political environment
  • Availability to participate in team 24x7x365on call roster
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to lead by example
  • 6+ years in providing break/fix support, troubleshooting, and engineering of networking services in a dynamic and high visibility environment
  • Experience leading technical projects
  • Cisco CCNA, CCNP, or equivalent Cisco certification
  • Working relationships with Cisco Account Manager and Sales Engineers

Desired:

  • Cisco Certified Network Professional or equivalent mid-level Cisco Certification
  • ITIL v3 Foundations or better
  • Project Management certification
  • Knowledge of extranet topologies and DMZ setup
  • Experience with Aruba or other Wireless Networks
  • Experience with Cisco CatalystOS
  • Experience with Brocade Load Balancers
  • Experience with Citrix NetScalers
  • Experience with Solarwinds
  • Experience with Juniper Junos