Senior Network Engineer

Description

CHENEGA APPLIED SOLUTIONS

Company Job Title: Senior Network Engineer

Clearance: Background Check

Location: Boston, MA

Reports To: Program Manager

FLSA Status: Exempt, Full Time, Regular

Summary:
  • The Senior Network Engineer performs network engineering tasks to design, implement and test Internet Protocol (IP) network solutions for LAN and WAN environments.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Field incoming help requests from end users via both telephone and e-mail in a courteous manner.
  • Interact with multiple DoD programs, engineers and application developers to design and implement solutions for IT and video related system architectures.
  • Test and evaluate new products which satisfy customer requirements.
  • Investigate new technology or approaches that improve system performance or reduce system costs.
  • Develop engineering plans and work breakdown structures.
  • Provide technical expertise on the integration of IT systems.
  • Develop network requirements, specification preparation, test plans, deployment and upgrade plans.
  • Participate in the analysis, design, and test of new IP based equipment and configurations for new or existing networks.
  • Propose upgrades to existing network architectures and configurations.
  • Perform integration testing.
  • Participate in management of network configurations.
  • Conducts Tier III Operations and Maintenance support to identify severity of problems, determines corrective action, resolves technical problems, performs fault isolation and implements solutions.
  • Remain current on LAN and WAN network product developments and improvements.
  • Develop and executes test procedures for various network projects.
  • Develop and deploys network traffic reporting tools.
  • Proactively evaluates network performance and utilization trends.
  • Troubleshoot and analyzes network issues, failures and congestion.
  • Respond to system problems on a 24 x 7 basis and take part in on-call rotation.
  • Perform packet level analysis with network protocol analyzer software tools.
  • Manage effective inventory control of property and monitor system warrantee and support service programs to ensure maximum system uptime and availability
  • May provide specific task direction to staff but does not have formal supervisory responsibilities.
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications: (To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)
  • High School Diploma/GED required.
  • 4 years of relevant experience.
  • CompTIA Security or government approved equivalent certification in addition to Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) required.
  • A combination of additional experience, education, and training may be used in lieu of formal education and/or certifications.
  • Current / Valid US Driver's License)

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Must be well organized, an effective communicator at multiple levels and able to grasp system concepts and communicate their applications.
  • Must be capable of quickly learning new systems and associated software applications for proficient execution of tasks.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects with time related constraints in a fast- paced contract manufacturing environment.
  • Speak effectively before groups of internal and/or external customers or employees.
  • High level of integrity and accountability.
  • DOD Secret security clearance is a pluss

Physical Demands: (The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)
  • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee may use repeated motions that include the arms, wrists, hands and/or fingers. The employee is occasionally required to walk, stand, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Work Environment: (The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.)
  • The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.
  • During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.

Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Native preference under PL 93-638.

We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.

Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Boston

Organization: Chenega Applied Solutions
Strategic Business Unit: Military Intelligence and Operations Support
Security Requirements: Background Check
Job Schedule: Full Time Exempt
Recruiter: Nicolas Otth
Req ID: 2000002142

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