Tier II Network Lead

Location: San Antonio, TX
Date Posted: 11-15-2018
All qualified resumes will receive feed back with in 24 hours
Must have an Active Secret Clearance

Candidate will provide technical direction and engineering knowledge for communications activities including planning, designing, developing, testing, installing and maintaining large communications networks. Additionally, shall be able to assist in a variety of functional areas to include contract related logistical functions and assisting in exercise support functions. Some of these task activities, and specific skill sets include: Monitor complex technical control facility hardware and software. Interface with other IT technical personnel, users, and vendor support service groups to ensure escalation to a point of problem resolution is reached during outages or periods of degraded system performance. Direct compilation of records and reports concerning network operations and maintenance, troubleshoot network performance issues, analyze network traffic, and provide capacity planning solutions. Manage the support of network communications, including LAN/MAN/WAN systems in support of large-scale systems projects.  Perform system-level configuration of products including determination of hardware, OS, and other platform specifications. Provide assistance and oversight for all information systems operations activities, including computer and telecommunications/communications operations, data entry, data control, LAN/MAN/WAN administration and operations support, operating systems programming, system security policy procedures, and/or web strategy and operations. Supervise all contract personnel engaged in the operation and support of network facilities, including all communications equipment on various platforms in large scale or multi-shift operations.  Monitor and respond to hardware, software, and network problems through routine testing and analysis of all elements of the network facilities (including power, software, communications machinery, lines, modems, and terminals). Standard response procedures include identification of a problem, notification of appropriate personnel, complete troubleshooting or replacement procedures, and ensuring that notification of the appropriate personnel that the system(s) or equipment has returned to normal operations. Utilize software and hardware tools and identifies and diagnose complex problems and factors affecting network performance.  Support a variety of IT systems and deploy commercial of the shelf (COTS) and Government off the shelf (GOTS) technologies including Microsoft, Linux, networking NSA Type 1 encryption devices, VOIP, email, video teleconferencing, and common desktop productivity tools. Have detailed understanding of VMware Virtualization Technology with a proven track record of operating a VMware environment for more than 3 years. Manage the system vulnerability identification and resolution process in order to support network accreditation process. Additionally, minimum of 5 years of firsthand experience operating network security devices to include Cisco integrated services routers (ISR).
Bachelor’s Degree in IT or related field. DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification, to include the IA Baseline certification  (CompTIA Security+ CE certification) and a Computing Environment / Operating System Certification/Certificate (CCNA Certification). 6+ years supervisory experience. 3+ years VMWare experience. 5+ years network device experience. Candidate must be able to use the latest versions of the following: Microsoft Operating Systems; Microsoft Office; Microsoft SharePoint; .NET; MS SQL Server; VMWare VCenter, ESX 5.0 and Above; MS active Directory Admin; Cisco products to include but not limited to 3560 switches, routers, and ASA firewalls and intrusion prevention systems (IPS).
ITIL experience and/or certification. Experience with planning implementing network migrations. Experience with large, complex network projects, including satellite communications. Experience installing/configuring network devices, such as Cisco routers, switches, VLAN configuration, port security, etc. Experience using and configuring SolarWinds. Experience working in a network operations center. Experience with network optimization. Experience with providing automated solutions to replace manual labor. Experience implementing new processes.
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