LAN/Network Specialist I

Location: Huntsville, AL
Date Posted: 11-01-2018
Contract to Direct Hire position
US Citizen required, must be able to obtain Public Trust
All qualified resumes will receive feedback within 24 hours

The Network Specialist will perform configuration, preventative maintenance, trouble isolation of remote LAN network equipment, and possess a good knowledge of Cisco/Juniper product environments. The candidate will be heavily involved in a new enterprise service offering for Remote Access (VPN) and will work with users to resolve connectivity and service Incidents. The candidate will follow engineering documents to test and implement complex network solutions and provide as-built documentation as needed, update databases and trouble logs as needed. This position in our 24x7x365 Network Operations Center; and could involve after-hours/weekend on call rotation
Required Skills:
  • Strong knowledge of Remote Access (VPN) technology and user client applications
  • Knowledge of Cisco and Juniper OS/CLI
  • Knowledge of routing protocols such as OSPF, BGP, RIP, and IGRP
  • Experience with TCP-IP and IP addressing schemes
  • Experience with IPv-6
Desired Skills:
  • Remedy experience
  • Spectrum monitoring experience
  • ITIL experience
Required Education & Experience
  • Minimum of two years’ experience and Associates or High school (or equivalent) with relevant certification.  
  • Experience supporting LAN, telecommunication and Internet Technology is a plus.
  • Candidate must either currently possess or be able to obtain a Secret clearance; but all higher clearance levels are acceptable.
This job is in a 24X7 Network Operations Center that is responsible for managing a nationwide routing/switching network for a high profile Government customer. This position will concentrate on assisting customers using the Agency VPN solution.
This consists of implementation of new service and incident/problem resolution via remote methods for local area equipment at customer locations across the United States. The accepted candidate will be a part of a group, responsible for the management of task and incident queues; and, to work with remote technicians and vendors to complete the work.

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