Network Engineer

Knight Point Systems   •  

Montgomery, AL

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 62 days ago

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Knight Point Systems (KPS), a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned business, was founded in 2005 to address the IT and infrastructure challenges facing Federal government agencies. Since that time, KPS has established itself as one the fastest growing providers of technology and consulting services across Federal government, State and Local government, and commercial enterprises. Our staff maintain expertise spanning a wide spectrum of IT management, technology, and service solutions. We are repeatedly recognized as a “Best Place to Work” for maintaining an exceptional work environment for our employees. KPS is appraised at Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) Level 3 and holds ISO 20000-1:2011 and ISO 27001:2013 certifications. Through KPS’ Horizon®, our customers are able to consume technology and services traditionally, cloud-enable their data centers on premises through our ‘as a Service’ offerings, or transition services off premises to KPS’ cloud environment.

Repeatedly recognized as an elite public sector IT provider, KPS has a well-documented history of dedication to its staff. We have been recognized as an exceptional work place by The Washington Post and Washington Business Journal and were named to Inc. Magazine’s definitive top 100 of America’s Strongest and Most Strategic Growth Firms. These accolades do not come by chance. They are the result of a company that takes stock in the working environment it creates and a corporate approach that is designed to care for, enhance, and appreciate every employee—which invariably translates into more competently-delivered, higher-value services for its clients.

KPS is an Equal Opportunity/Veterans/Disabled Employer. KPS is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. KPS promotes affirmative action for minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans.

Position Summary:

This position is a Network Engineer responsible for managing and maintaining a large enterprise network. Responsible for troubleshootingnetwork related issues, developing configurations to fix issues, and implementing fixes to resolve network incidents.


  • 6-8 years of experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related technical field (preferred)
  • Experience troubleshooting and resolving complex network problems
  • Must be able to support implementation of configuration management processes and support the tracking and reporting of those changes
  • Must be knowledgeable and have the ability to diagram, document, configuration and install layer 2/3 networks in a predefined format
  • Experience using Splunk or other logging tool to analyze device logs and determine root cause of network incidents
  • Must be able to document changes and follow change management processes
  • Experience in a multi-vendor network environment
  • Ability to communicate status of network incidents with customers and government oversight

Vendor Certification (Must hold or be able to obtain within 90 days)


Security Certification Required

  • Security+
  • CCNA Security

Other Certifications (Must be able to obtain in 90-120 days based on other certification requirements)

  • ITIL v3

Preferred Skills/Experience

  • Cisco ASR 1K, Nexus 9K/7K/5K/2K, 6800, 4948, ASA/FWSM, ACS
  • Cisco ACI
  • Juniper SRX, SSL VPN SA, JUNOS Space
  • Software Defined Networking
  • F5 GTM/LTM
  • A10 Load Balancer
  • Infloblox DNS
  • Netscout packet analysis

ID 2019-2184