Performs services to enable all aspects of the network to include maintenance, sustainment of existing networks, and identification/correction of complex internetwork issues.
The LVL2 Network Engineer shall possess the following capabilities:
•Facilitate the evaluation, design, and implementation of secure, high-speed, scalable, fault-tolerant network topologies as applicable to CAN and LAN designs.
•Design, integrate, configure, deploy, test, and maintain numerous types of network devices, interfaces, and technologies.
•Possess a strong working knowledge and understanding of network protocols and technologies, to include QoS, MPLS, VLAN, VPN, VRF, VSS, OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, and other dynamic protocols.
•Participate in network solution review processes and conduct prototyping, integration, testing and certification of solutions in a lab environment.
•Draft technical requirements, engineering documents, configuration documents, training manuals and troubleshooting processes, updating as needed.
•Work with System engineers, customers, and cross organizational teams to refine requirements.
•Perform Tier-3 engineering NOC support to investigate, troubleshoot, and restore any customer services outage or fault.
•Perform detailed failure analysis to determine root cause and follow-up activities.
•Optimize end-to-end system performance (e.g., capacity, margins, data quality, etc.) and dataflow management.
•Possess strong communication skills, as well as excellent teaming skills and a positive, customer-focused attitude.
•Serve as a role model to less experienced personnel.
Eight (8) years of experience in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity are 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. Experience with installation and configuration of any levels of network devices, such as firewalls, switches, routers, cabling, Cisco, Brocade, or Juniper devices is a plus.
An IAT level II baseline certification as defined by DoD 8570.01-M is required. CCNP, or equivalent, certification or higher required. Both certifications are REQUIRED for this position.
KeyW is a pure-play national security solutions provider for the Intelligence, Cyber and Counterterrorism Communities' toughest challenges. We support the collection, processing, analysis and dissemination of information across the full spectrum of their missions. We employ and challenge more than 2,000 of the most talented professionals in the industry with solving such complex problems as preventing cyber threats, transforming data into intelligence and combating global terrorism.
KeyW, together with its direct and indirect subsidiaries, encourages and actively supports a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and commits to provide equal opportunity to each individual, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin or ancestry, marital status, veteran status, disability or any other classifications protected by Federal, State or local law. In fact, we foster an environment that promotes diversity, balance and fun—because we believe in the importance of having a workplace as unique as the challenges we solve.
This position requires a Top Secret/SCI security clearance, based on current background investigation (SBI), as well as the favorable completion of polygraph. Clearance and polygraph processing will be completed by the U.S. Government.