Network Engineer

Qbase   •  

San Diego, CA

Industry: Technical Services

  •  

Less than 5 years

Posted 34 days ago

The Network Engineer will implement, maintain, and support the DoD network infrastructure as part of a team that is responsible for designing and developing scalable, maintainable, highly available network architectures that meet business objectives and SLAs.

Responsibilities:

  • Configure and install various network devices and services (e.g., routers, switches, firewalls, load balancers, VPN, QoS)
  • Perform network maintenance and system upgrades including service packs, patches, hot fixes and security configurations
  • Monitor performance and ensure system availability and reliability
  • Monitor system resource utilization, trending, and capacity planning
  • Provide Level-2/3 support and troubleshooting to resolve issues
  • Work within established configuration and change management policies to ensure awareness, approval and success of changes made to the network infrastructure
  • Select and implement security tools, policies, and procedures in conjunction with the DoD security team
  • Liaise with vendors and other IT personnel for problem resolution

Knowledge and skills:

  • DoD 8570 certification (Security+ and Operating System certification).
  • At least 3 years of proven hands-on network engineering experience
  • CCNP or higher (CCIE and/or CISSP highly valued)
  • Deep understanding of networking protocols (e.g., IPSEC, HSRP, BGP, OSPF, 802.11, QoS)
  • Solid understanding of the OSI or TCP/IP model
  • Hands-on experience with monitoring, network diagnostic and network analytics tools

Education and Work Experience:

  • Bachelors' degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology, or related discipline or equivalent systems and work experience. Additional relevant experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.

Clearance Requirement:

  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Candidates MUST have or be eligible to obtain an ADPII clearance for consideration

Location: San Diego, CA