SAIC Network Engineer (CJSOTF-Afghanistan--SITEC II) Job in Bagram, Afghanistan

Network Engineer (CJSOTF-Afghanistan--SITEC II) (Job Number:423299)

Description:

JOB DESCRIPTION:

NETWORK ENGINEER

  • The Network Engineer (NE) performs tier three network support in accordance with the SIE OPORD.

  • Candidates for the NE tests and analyzes elements of network facilities, including power, software, security features, communications devices, communications lines, modems, and terminals and is responsible for the overall integration of the enterprise network.

  • The NE is also responsible for planning, modeling, simulation, design, installation, maintenance, management and coordination of the network.

  • The NE monitors and controls the performance and status of network resources by using software and hardware tools, as well as by identifying and diagnosing complex problems and factors affecting network performance.

  • The NE keeps his or her technical skills updated and studies vendor products to determine those which best meet the Government’s needs.

  • The NE provides guidance and direction for junior network support technicians.

Typical duties include:

  • Engineering enterprise data, voice and video networks

  • Establishing and operating network test facilities

  • Maintaining a secure transfer of data to multiple locations via internal and external networks

  • Working with vendors, the Government, carriers, and technical staff on network implementation, optimization and ongoing management

  • Providing high-level support and technical expertise in networking technology, including LAN/WAN hardware, switches, bridges and routers

Qualifications

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CLEARANCE REQUIREMENT:

  • Clearance Level Must Possess: Secret

  • Clearance Level Must be able to Obtain: Top Secret (TS)

REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS:

  • CCNP Routing and Switching

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Eight years of increasingly complex and progressive experience in computer systems and network engineering, including two years of specialized experience related to the candidate’s assigned task

  • Network Engineers must be detail-oriented and have in-depth knowledge of networking hardware and software.

  • Extensive experience in areas such as network design and implementation, LAN/WAN interfacing, security, Internet protocols and TCP/IP, as well as server and network infrastructure is required.

TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelors and 0 years related experience.

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Nov 9, 2016, 12:01:44 PM

Primary Location: Afghanistan-PAR-BAGRAM

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Secret

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret

Potential for Teleworking: No

Travel: None

Shift: Day Job

Schedule: Full-time