• Network Engineer 3 (P) - Annapolis Junction, MD

    M. C. Dean, Inc.Annapolis Junction, MD 20701

    Job #1317413457

  • Network Engineer 3 (P) - Annapolis Junction, MDLocation:Annapolis Junction, MDReq. Number:5460DescriptionM.C. Dean isBuilding Intelligenceâ„¢.We design, build, operate, and maintain cyber-physical solutions for the nation's most recognizable mission-critical facilities, secure environments, complex infrastructure, and global enterprises.Our success relies on great people delivering innovative projects and solutions for Fortune 100 companies and the most recognized agencies in government, defense, and security.Join our more than 3,600 employees worldwide who engineer and deploy automated, secure and resilient power and technology systems; and deliver the management platforms essential for long-term system sustainability. Together we are creating the integrated systems and technologies that shape the built and cyber-physical ~~~ offer an excellent benefits package including:+ A competitive salary+ Medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance+ Paid-time off+ Tuition reimbursement+ 401k Retirement Plan+ Military Reserve pay offset+ Paid maternity leavePosition SummaryThe Network Engineer assists the Government in overseeing the day-to-day planning, installation, configuration, testing, operation, analysis and documentation of high and low speed networks utilizing common COTS hardware and software. Provide network documentation and support as well as establishing and maintaining User accounts, User access privileges and security policies. Performs planning, installing, configuring, testing, operating, analyzing and documenting duties. Perform scheduled network status checks, troubleshooting and problem resolutionPosition Responsibilities:+ Plan high and low speed LAN connections+ Implement high and low speed LAN designs+ Plan and implement VPN solutions to include site-to-site VPN's built between hardware based firewalls+ Manage hardware firmware revisions to include testing latest firmware revisions on current configurations and deploying when deemed appropriate+ Configure common network equipment for operation+ Collaborate with Security System Technicians on connectivity requirements and procedures+ Troubleshoot common network equipment+ Document common network equipment configurations and settings+ Integrate new technologies into existing high and low speed networks+ Audit network component hardware and software changes+ Monitor network performance (availability, utilization, throughput, goodput, and latency) and test for weakness+ Install and troubleshoot common enterprise class network equipment to include firewalls, routers, and switches+ Install/Troubleshoot fiber cross connects to existing backbone cabling+ Work with corporate network team to establish corporate connectivity in order to support VPN connectivity Position / Candidate Requirements+ US Citizen and TS/SCI clearance with polygraph+ Bachelor's degree with 6 years of experience in network system /subsystem support and maintenance to include performance of network system/subsystem testing using a Windows based operating system for network connectivity (IP and Domain Name Service (DNS) configuration+ Current certification in one of the following: Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) or CompTIA Network ++ DoD 8570 compliance with Information Assurance Technical (IAT) Level II or higher.Abilities+ Exposure to computer screens for an extended period of time.+ Sitting for extended periods of time.+ Reach by extending hands or arms in any direction.+ Have finger dexterity in order to manipulate objects with fingers rather than whole hands or arms, for example, using a keyboard.+ Listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.+ Communicate information and ideas in speaking so others will understand.+ Read and understand information and ideas presented in writing.+ Apply general rules to specific problems to produce answers that make sense.+ Identify and understand the speech of another person.#CJEOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/DisabledVEVRAA Contractor