By Light Professional IT Services Connectivity Engineer Line 3 III Function 2 in Fort Meade, Maryland
Axom Technologies is currently seeking a skilled Connectivity Engineer to join our growing team! The Engineer performs engineering services to enable all aspects of network management from network design through implementation, maintenance, sustainment of existing networks, and identification/correction of complex internetwork issues.
Minimize network latency and maximize data throughput. (U) Validate new and existing dataflow and data formats.
Lead large efforts of dynamic requirements and scale
Work with System engineers, customers, and cross organizational teams to refine requirements. (U) Coordinate with appropriate dataflow organizations and end-customer recipients, follow-on data repositories and tasking organizations and understand potential adverse impacts on system-wide dataflow.
Perform security testing and design evaluations.
Employ Government standards to configure the interconnects between data centers, networks and security boundaries.
Draft technical requirements, configuration management, and planning documentation. (U) Perform support to QC, QA, and CM services.
Design, integrate, configure, deploy, test and maintain numerous types of network devices, interfaces and technologies to include VPN, VRF, VSS, BGP and OSPF routing, and VLAN.
Optimize end-to-end system performance (capacity, margins, data quality etc.) and dataflow management.
Configure and optimize the network to connect various front-end and back-end components
Coordinate with the system engineering and dataflow efforts to ensure proper mission operations with minimal down time.
Facilitate the implementation of high-speed, scalable, fault-tolerant network topologies as applicable to WAN and LAN design.
Resolve complex network problems, and operate network analyzers, WAN test equipment and network simulators
Perform site surveys, system installations, configuration management, maintenance, modernization, and sustainment of a global Enterprise Network.
Perform Connectivity engineering services to pre and post deployment tests.
Implement specific network solutions to support server requirements to include load-balancing, VPN’s, firewall contexts, and network address translation (NAT) where appropriate.
Twelve (12) years’ experience in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.
Bachelor’s degree in engineering from an accredited college or university is required.
Four (4) years of additional network engineering experience may be substituted for a Bachelor’s degree.
Certifications: An IAT level III baseline certification as defined by DoD 8570.01-M is required. An IAT II will be accepted (Security + CE, GSEC, or SSCP) if the candidate obtains an IAT level III (CISA, CISSP, CASP, GCIH, or GCED) within 1 year of contract award and provide expected date for completion.
A CCNP certification or higher.
ITIL ® V3 Foundations
TS/SCI w/ Polygraph required
An Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
Job ID: 2018-2548
External Company URL: www.axomtech.com
LCAT ID: LCAT ID NC-01-CEL3F2-III-01