REMOTE Network Engineer
Location:
San Diego , California
Posted:
October 21, 2017
Reference:
6129402
Role: REMOTE NETWORK ENGINEER ROLE

Duration: On-going 12 month contract

Interim or Active Security Clearance and CompTIA Security+CE required.

JOB DUTIES
* The Network Engineer will obtain requirements from the Network Architect and translate them into network (router and switch) configurations.
* Then the engineer will put together a test plan for the configuration they designed
* Along the way the engineer will verify that the solution they design will meet all of the requirements outlined by the architect
* The whole time, this engineer will need to collaborate with other groups internally (for instance the Information Assurance, network security teams) to make sure the solution meets security standards
* The engineer will also be responsible for a lot of documentation along the path to getting the solution approved. This approval can often times be very tedious and complicated with a lot of red-tape and documentation required by the government customer.
* For example one of the projects is taking the VPN functionality on Juniper and moving it to Cisco VPN solution (aka GetVPN)SKILLS

REQUIRED
* Security+ CE
* Interim Secret
* Strong Cisco router and switch engineering and configuration experience (experience level should be equivalent to a CCNP level)
* Strong understanding of OSI layers II and III
* Strong understanding of Transport Boundary System design and System interfaces
* Expertise with routing protocols OSPF, BGP, IPv4/IPv6, etc.
* Strong understanding of VPN
* Also should have strong Experience with Operations-oriented engineering & implementation strategies (i.e., production system will need to be functional in a transition-state for an extended period)
* Experience with Test Plan/Procedure documentation
* Experience with WAN edge design/engineering
* Experience with logical/virtual network segmentation techniques
* Strong Experience with Operations-oriented engineering & implementation strategies (i.e., production system will need to be functional in a transition-state for an extended period)
* Experience with Test Plan/Procedure documentation
* Strong Experience with dynamic IPSEC (e.g., GETVPN, FLEXVPN, DMVPN) - nice to have
* Technology dependencies (e.g., PKI, IKE) - nice to have
* Experience with dynamic tunneling (e.g., Multi-point GRE) - nice to have
* Intermediate understanding of MPLS - nice to have
* Experience with DISA NETWORK/IA STIGS - nice to have
* Familiarity with DODAF SE methodology and documentation requirements - nice to have

PREFERRED
* Experience working on GOVERNMENT networks
o DISA NETWORK/IA STIGS
o DIACAP
o Understanding of JIE constructs - Base Node
o DODAF SE methodology and documentation requirements

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