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Network Analyst

Job ID: 2207482
Location: ROCKVILLE, MD, United States
Date Posted: Jun 30, 2022
Category: Information Technology
Subcategory: IT Sys Integration
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Night Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Public Trust
Potential for Remote Work: Temporarily Remote
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Job Description


Position Description:  

SAIC is seeking a Network Analyst to support a 24x7x365 Network Operations Center (NOC).

Analysts will be responsible for monitoring network dashboards, analyzing problems, troubleshooting, coordinating, and reporting of all operational information concerning an enterprise network infrastructure. The position requires significant experience in customer service and the ability to remain calm, tolerant and professional in a stressful and demanding environment.


 Position Responsibilities: 

  • Provide Tier II investigation and diagnosis of all incidents, logging all details and prioritization codes for all incidents in a 24x7x365 Network Operations Center.
  • Conduct technical services and support at the Tier II level, including WAN and LAN connectivity, routers, firewalls, and security.
  • Promptly assign unresolved incidents to higher Tier support or IT service providers to coordinate restoration of service and obtain the necessary information for recording/tracking the outage or degradation of service.
  • Support customer incident management bridges and calls
  • Keep component NOCs informed of their incident’s status at agreed intervals and continuously update incidents as needed.
  • Notify Govt Leads and other stakeholders of high impact/priority failures using the appropriate escalation procedures
  • Support customer-wide network infrastructure to meet network requirements by monitoring performance and availability and tuning network infrastructure to meet SLAs for LAN, WAN, etc. 
  • Nights and weekend shift work is required (24x7x365).


 Required Education/Experience:  

  • Typically requires at least 3 year of relevant routing/switching experience in an enterprise network operations center environment and a bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • Experience with Cisco command line interface and configuration
  • Strong customer service and strong communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Experience with network management tools, security management tools, traffic analysis tools, including NetFlow and NetFlow collectors, network management tools, Cisco Prime Infrastructure, Wireshark, ServiceNow, Solarwinds, Cisco Prime, MRTG, Fluke 
  • Strong teamwork and collaboration skills. Willingness to share information sharing with other team members and customers. 
  • Knowledge of structured cable plant, including fiber, copper, network devices, firewalls, servers, enclosures, & blades, and various data center equipment/devices
  • Willingness to work a flexible work schedule including after hours and weekends
  • Ability to obtain a Public Trust Security Clearance


Desired Experience/Skills/Attributes:  


  • Cisco Certification (CCNA) preferred/desired. 
  • understanding and experience in troubleshooting tools such as protocol analyzers and bandwidth utilization reports. Good knowledge of packet capture, and other tools, etc. 
  • Understanding of VLANS, spanning tree protocols, switching and routing protocols. 
  • Extensive customer service skills and experience. 
  • Strong documentation skills-to document case management, knowledge capture, defect management and lessons learned. 
  • Understanding of ITIL service delivery concepts



Clearance Requirement: Public Trust  

Full Time/Part Time:  Full Time 

Work Location: Rockville, MD 

U.S Citizenship Required?  Yes 

Travel % Required:  No 

Supervisory? (Yes/No): No 

Is Relocation Assistance, sign on bonus or sign on stock being offered?  No 

Any contingencies?  (Background Investigation, Contingent on funding, contract award, customer approval of qualifications, etc.): Public Trust 

Target salary range: $75,001 - $100,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.

Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.


SAIC® is a premier Fortune 500® technology integrator driving our nation's technology transformation. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in engineering, digital, artificial intelligence, and mission solutions. Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions that are critical to achieving our customers' missions.

We are more than 26,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a respectful work culture based on diversity, equity, and inclusion that values all contributors. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $7.1 billion. For more information, visit

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