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Job ID: 1925763
Location: VICKSBURG, MS, United States
Date Posted: Nov 6, 2019
Category: Information Technology
Subcategory: Network Engineer
Shift: Day Job
Minimum Clearance Required: Interim Top Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret
Potential for Teleworking: No
SAIC is looking for a Senior Network Engineer to join our team in Vicksburg, MS !!
In support of the High Performance Computing Modernization Program (HPCMP) Integrated Technical Services (HITS) task order contract, Team SAIC provides program management and technical support necessary to advance the services, capabilities, infrastructure, and technologies in the HPCMP, Department of Defense (DoD) Supercomputing Resource Centers (DSRC) supercomputing centers. Team SAIC is looking for a Senior Network Administrator to support our network team and work along the side our leading HPC staff working to solve DoD’s most critical mission challenges at the Engineering Research and Development Center (ERDC) in Vicksburg, Mississippi
Responsible for the configuration, maintenance, and installation of network infrastructure and promotes consistancy in processes and documentation by maintaining network diagrams, documentation and labeling of network components and cabling. Participates, as directed by the capability team lead, in root cause analysis and management escalation activities
Maintains technical expertise in all areas of high speed (40Gb/s or greater) network and computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, switches, firewalls, hubs, bridges, gateways, etc. Evaluates and reports on new network technologies to enhance capabilities of the network and makes recommendations to the Capability Team Lead and ERDC Site Lead on network infrastructure upgrades.
Serve as mentor to less experienced network administrators and participate as a full member of the HITS Enterprise Network Capability Team participating in meetings and assisting with network activities at other centers as requested.
Education and Experience:
Bachelors and five (5) years or more experience; Masters and three (3) years or more experience; PhD and 0 years related experience. Additional experience in lieu of degree may be substituted.
Mandatory Skills and Abilities
DoD TS SSBI clearance desired. DoD Secret clearance with the ability to obtain a TS required.
DoD 8570 Certification compliance – Baseline (Security+, Network+, etc) and Computing Environment (BCNP, BCNE, CCENT, CCNA, CCIE, etc) certifications
May require occasional after hours support and response to emergency situations for problem resolution
Desired Skills and Abilities:
Brocade Core and Edge routers/switches
Juniper Firewall installation, configuration and policy management
Arista Systems Routers and Switches
Running of both copper and fiber cables to connect systems and infrastructure servers in an HPC environment at speeds of 40Gb/s or greater
General knowledge working with CISCO networking technogies
Basic UNIX/LINUX system skills
Microsoft Visio and entire Office suite
SAIC is a premier technology integrator, solving our nation's most complex modernization and systems engineering challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets. Our robust portfolio of offerings includes high-end solutions in systems engineering and integration; enterprise IT, including cloud services; cyber; software; advanced analytics and simulation; and training. We are a team of 23,000 strong driven by mission, united purpose, and inspired by opportunity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $6.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability