Verigent, a nationwide IT and Telecom Job Placement Agency, has an opening for a Network Engineer based at Hanscom AFB!
This is a contract-to-hire opportunity. If selected, you will work for Verigent's client.
**Verigent also offers referral bonuses for recommendations of successful candidates!**
Job Title: Network Engineer Location: Hanscom Air Force Base
SUMMARY Verigent is seeking a Network Engineer to help design, manage, implement and troubleshoot solutions at Hanscom AFB. This work is part of an operational network team that provides day to day administration and management of a highly available network infrastructure supporting over 5500+ users.
Design, install, configure and troubleshoot network infrastructure with short timelines using latest networking technologies and provide excellent customer support for all network related services
Work on daily tasks and on-going upgrade projects to include remedy tickets, operational support for routers, switches, IP address management, network management tools etc. Projects include design and integration of new networks into the existing architecture
Provide engineering support for classified, unclassified networks and other enclave networks
Support emergency operations on an as needed basis 24/7 & respond to all operational needs according to contract parameters
Bachelor s degree in IT, mathematics or Computer Science or equivalent plus 6+ years experience as a Network Engineer with very strong experience in network design, implementation and troubleshooting.
Must have an active Secret clearance or have the ability to obtain one.
Must have a current Sec+ certification at time of hire.
Experience with upgrading software on network infrastructure hardware, AAA servers for device/user authentication, SNMPv3, Syslog and Network Monitor tools is needed
Hands-on experience in design/configuration/installation/troubleshooting of Cisco/Juniper product line of routers/switches, a must
Hands-on experience with OSPF, VRF, VRRP, QOS, VLAN, STP, Dot1x, IP access control lists, IPsec, Virtual Chassis/Stacking, a must
Strong working knowledge and excellent troubleshooting skills of Layer 3 & Layer 2 protocols in a VoIP environment, a must
Working knowledge of DHCP, NMS - Orion NPM/NCM, Cisco ISE, Cisco Prime, Wireshark etc. needed
CCNA/CCNP certification is preferred
Knowledge Windows/Linux operating systems an added plus
Knowledge of Taclanes, VTC, Voice platforms is an added plus
Knowledge of W2K8/W2K12/W2K16/IIS is an added plus
*Job description is not all encompassing additional responsibilities may be added at supervisor discretion.