TEKsystems is seeking a Sr LAN/WAN Technologist to join our Network Control Center's (NCC) 24/7/365 Infrastructure Support Group (ISG) team in support of the United States Air Force North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) Cheyenne Mountain Complex Integrated Tactical Warning/ Attack Assessment (NCMC-ITW/AA) and Space Support Contract (NISSC). On this program, our employees play a part in providing accurate, timely, unambiguous warning and attack assessment of air, missile, and space threats with daily visibility to National Command Authority leaders including the President of the United States.
NCMC-ITW/AA is composed of air, missile, and space warning missions located at Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station (CMAFS), Peterson AFB, Offutt AFB, Vandenberg AFB, and other forward user and sensor sites worldwide.
The NCC ISG Sr LAN/WAN Technologist's duties include but are not limited to: planning, implementing, and maintaining a variety of network communication infrastructure and systems; providing specifications and detailed schematics for network architecture; providing specific detailed information for hardware and software selection, as well as implementation techniques and tools for the most efficient solution to meet business needs including present and future capacity requirements; conducting testing of network designs and existing network resources to optimize performance and efficiencies; monitoring network performance and reporting status to Government and contractor leadership; maintaining technical expertise in all areas of networks, software interconnection, network interfacing, and networking hardware such as routers, multiplexers, firewalls, hubs, bridges, and gateways; and evaluating and reporting on new communications technologies to enhance CMAFS network capabilities and security.
This position is located at Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station (CMAFS), Colorado Springs, Colorado. It is considered a Mission Essential position. This Network Administrator must be prepared for and be able to report to work and remain on site for extended periods of time during emergencies and drills. During such periods, this LAN/WAN Technologist will likely be unable to maintain contact with anyone outside the site, including family and friends. All CMAFS Mission Essential personal must sign a letter of commitment acknowledging and agreeing to this requirement.
Despite its rigorous demands and responsibilities, this position also offers many professional rewards and benefits. NCC LAN/WAN Technologists work side-by-side with very high level active duty personnel including senior officers, senior enlisted members, and highly experienced Government civilians, all from a wide variety of backgrounds, specialties, and assignments. Additionally, these NCC LAN/WAN Technologists will be exposed to and will gain valuable experience in multiple mission systems, networks, IT applications, and classified communication technologies.
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