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Network Engineer - CRYPTO

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Job ID: 1929696
Location: WASHINGTON, DC, United States
Date Posted: Feb 19, 2020
Category: Information Technology
Subcategory: Network Engineer
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: Top Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: TS/SCI
Potential for Teleworking: No

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Job Description

Description

This is an opening for a LAN/WAN Support Junior Network Engineer to support a Department of State (DoS) Bureau of the Information Resource Management (IRM) program. This program provides transparent, interconnected systems and security supporting the DoS in successfully carrying out its U.S. foreign policy mission. IRM provides enterprise architecture design, engineering, operations and maintenance support services for desktops, servers, networks, firewalls, and enterprise applications across the Department. Program is named "Vanguard" and is an IT consolidation consisting of the Department's servers, mainframes, network devices, network perimeter, anti-virus engineering, public key infrastructure (PKI)/biometrics/encryption, monitoring tools, telephony, mobile computing platform, virtual environment, and enclave design/security engineering.  Position Description:  This is a mid-level position within the Vanguard 2.2.1 Program’s Service Management Office (SMO), acting as an LAN/WAN Support Specialist. This position is for day shift on the LAN/WAN Operations team supporting the Domestic Technical Services (DTS) branch of DoS.  The position directly supports DoS on-site to monitor the LAN/WAN network and assist in troubleshooting and resolution.

 
Description of Duties:
  • Provides technical guidance for directing and monitoring information systems operations.

  • Implements and maintains network systems Monitors network infrastructures and performs troubleshooting as issues arise. Provide Encryption Device support for customers supporting DoS networks. Monitors and responds to complex technical control facility hardware and software problems. Escalates issues as required to Tier III staff, and monitors issues through the trouble life cycle. Assists with updating standard operating procedures, network topology documentation, and other documentation. Documents activities in Remedy helpdesk and incident management system, as part of day-to-day operations and to support SLAs, reporting metrics, and key performance indicators. Performs IOS and software upgrades on network infrastructures to include Encryption devices. Ensures SLAs are met and identifies trouble areas that could negatively impact the ability to maintain SLAs. Performs rack-mounting and de-installing communications equipment and associated cabling. 

     
    Qualifications
     

    TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent training, and 4 years’ experience with voice, data and LAN/WAN communications systems. Will accept years of experience in lieu of degree.

  • Operator/maintenance training or experience on various crypto equipment such as KG-175 series and other associated encryption devices.

  • Experience in the tech control environment

  • Basic electronics or computer repair skills

  • Technical writing skills
  • Ability to handle moderately complex assignments with little supervision and to determine methods to accomplish assigned tasks

    Desired Education/Experience/Skills/Certifications:

  • Defense Red Switch Network (DRSN) experience

  • Experience with Remedy ticketing system

  • Technical training in computer science or related field

  • Encryption Devices (KG-175A, KG-175D, KG-250, KG-250X, KG-250XS, RASKL Key Loader

  • CCNA certification
  • Network+ or comparable certification

  • Experience repairing and terminating fiber optic cables

  • AutoCAD or Visio experience

  • Radio/satellite background

  • ITIL ® Foundation certification

  • Familiarity with DoS environment (data and voice networks, IT security systems, policies and procedures), Foreign Affairs Handbooks (FAHs), Foreign Affairs Manuals (FAMs) preferred

    Required Clearance:
     
    Top Secret/SCI Eligible

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent training, and 4 years’ experience with voice, data and LAN/WAN communications systems. Will accept years of experience in lieu of degree.

  • Operator/maintenance training or experience on various crypto equipment such as KG-175 series and other associated encryption devices.

  • Experience in the tech control environment

  • Basic electronics or computer repair skills

  • Technical writing skills

  • Ability to handle moderately complex assignments with little supervision and to determine methods to accomplish assigned tasks

Desired Qualifications

 

Overview

SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's most complex modernization and readiness challenges. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission solutions. Using our expertise in existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions. We are 23,000 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has pro forma annual revenues of nearly $6.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom. For SAIC benefits information, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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