AT&T Senior Network Engineer (Government) in Washington, District Of Columbia
The Vanguard Sr Network Engineer must have high level experience in both Voice and Data hardware/software.
Evaluates, designs, documents, installs, implements, tests, and performs problem isolation and resolution, and monitors, tunes, set standards and maintains a range of network components and systems.
Performs these functions across some, but not all, physical media, Operating Systems, File Systems, protocol stacks and network components.
Provides client consulting and training on the design and use of the network systems and architectures.
Plans, researches, evaluates and recommends new storage area network equipment and related technologies.
Uses monitoring, performance analysis, network management, software and hardware equipment to troubleshoot and isolate problems, gauge performance and activity.
Devises solutions to operational problems within the capacity and operational limitations of installed equipment.
May develop and execute contingency plans for network related hardware failures including isolated and major outages.
Provides internal consulting, technical guidance, information and support to application developers, computer operations, workstation support, management, and departmental clients.
10 years IT network engineering support experience (Tier II, Tier III, network infrastructure implementation and maintenance)
Expert experience in one or more of the following: Cisco Nexus, Cisco Catalyst routing and switching
Experience supporting the government customers in secure environments, familiarity of NIPRNET and SIPRNET operating standards and applicable guidelines.
Firsthand experience in developing and providing quality assurance review of engineering change orders relating to the replacement or enhancement of perimeter security hardware and software
Experienced with performing root cause analysis, risk identification, and risk mitigation
Expert Knowledge of cabling standards, fiber optic and copper cable termination.
Experienced with network monitoring devices such as HP Openview, Nagios, Zenoss, NeuralStar or other similar monitoring tools.
Bachelor degree in a computer science/computer engineering related discipline
Must have an Active Secret clearable to TS.
Department of State experience on voice and data systems/networks.
ITIL ® Foundation certification
Certifications: Network +, Cisco CCNA, Cisco CCNP or equivalent, BICSI Certification
Familiarity with DoS environment (data and voice networks, IT security systems, policies and procedures), Foreign Affairs Handbooks (FAHs), Foreign Affairs Manuals (FAMs)
Interpersonal skills including the ability to collaborate effectively, self-awareness, and excellent written and oral communications.
AT&T is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and we are committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V