1) Basic Experience and/or Knowledge of Network Technologies (see screening questions for more information)
2) Hands-on experience (professional, education, training) with Cisco or Juniper routers and switches
3) Understanding of sub-netting
Previous Military Service or Experience Supporting the DOD is strongly desired
Secret Clearance with SSBI or a Top Secret Clearance
Current Security+ or the ability to obtain one within 60 days (we will reimburse for the cost of the cert)
The customer is adamant about hiring candidates that have a hunger for knowledge and a passion for technology. Their knowledge is more important than their resume, and strong communication is a must
The contractor will be responsible (with supervision) for making router/switch changes, updating firewall rules, working outages, troubleshooting application connectivity, tech refreshes, communication with customers and other tasks as assigned by the customer.
Additional tasks to include basic network architecture design and implementation
Support of Cisco, Juniper, F5, and A10 appliances to include configuration updates, software testing, and lifecycle refresh
Basic skills and experience troubleshooting utilizing various packet capture and analysis tools like Wireshark and TCPDump
Support Routing protocols such as BGP, OSPF, NHRP
Support various VPN technologies such as IPSec, GRE, mGRE, DMVPN, SSLVPN
Support Layer 2 technologies such as ARP, PVST+, FabricPath, 802.1Q, VXLAN
Support other protocols such as RADIUS, TACACS+, SNMP, VRFs, DNS, HTTPS
Interpreting and implementing applicable DISA security documents such as STIGs
Implement and test network architecture changes and implementation plans within a test environment
Maximize network performance by monitoring traffic flow, troubleshooting network problems and outages, and scheduling upgrades
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