Job ID: 2314296
Location: WASHINGTON, DC, United States
Date Posted: Dec 4, 2023
Category: Information Technology
Subcategory: Technical Svcs
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: Top Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: TS/SCI
Potential for Remote Work: Hybrid Remote
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The Vanguard 2.2.1 Program provides transparent, interconnected systems and security support to the Department of State (DOS) Bureau of Information Resource Management (IRM) information technology programs. IRM enables DOS to successfully carry out its foreign policy mission providing enterprise network engineering, operations and maintenance support services for desktop computing, servers, networks, firewalls, voice and data communications, infrastructure security, and other unique enterprise applications.
The Enterprise Network Management (ENM) office has an opening for a Chief Network Engineer to translate business requirements into telecommunications (e.g., Voice, Data, VoIP, RoIP, LAN, WAN, and Video) requirements, designs, and orders. The successful candidate will possess outstanding interpersonal and executive level communication skills, emotional intelligence, proven thought leadership and technical guidance experience, and engineering analysis with respect to DOS’s global network infrastructure. The abilities to guide teams in conducting planning and execution of IT service enhancements, and integration qualities with a focus on security and operational readiness of all solutions; formulate concept of operations, define requirements, system architecture, analysis and design, interface, and data architecture, testing, validation and verification, system and operational performance analysis, lifecycle cost analysis and estimation, and decision analysis and resolution.
Description of Duties
Execute the duties and responsibilities as a senior member of the Enterprise Network Management Office at the Department of State (DOS) Information Resources Management bureau. Provide senior level engineering design and architecture support to provide enterprise-level solutions using physical and virtual networking technologies, server hosting, and storage solutions. Provide white papers for technical systems solutions and incremental roadmaps. The Lead Network Engineer will have daily interactions with government clients related to meeting technical requirements for Data Center and Overseas infrastructure initiatives. Domain knowledge and technical decision-making will have a critical impact on overall project implementation and execution.
Required Education, Experience, Skills, & Attributes
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