Connectivity Engineer

US-MD-Annapolis Junction
ID
2017-5100

Overview

ASRC Federal - Vistronix is a national security solutions provider specializing in transforming big and complex data sets into mission critical intelligence.  Ingesting, processing, and exploiting Big Data is at the core of everything we do: Cyber & SIGINT Operations, C4ISR & Multi-INT Processing, and Enterprise & Open Source Analysis.  As a national security middleweight, we have a passion for our customers' mission and value ingenuity, agility, speed, and the ability to think and deliver at scale.  For more information, visit www.vistronix.com.

 

ASRC Federal - Vistronix is currently seeking an experienced Connectivity Engineer for a role on one of our subcontracts.  This full time position affords the successful candidate the opportunity to work in an engaging, high-tech development environment, working with an excellent team and customer base. 

Responsibilities

  • Performs network design implementation, maintenance, and sustainment of existing networks; Implements and sustains Wide Area Networks (WANs), Campus Area Networks (CANs), Data Center Networks/Interfaces (DCN/DCI), Network Security (NETSEC) and Tactical/Deployable Networking Systems.
  • Analyzes design, specifications, and related documents.
  • Implements communication system requirements to support the distributed functionality of a networked enterprise environment.
  • Analyzes network characteristics (e.g. traffic connect time, transmission speeds, packet sizes and throughput), troubleshoots problems and recommends modification of network configurations

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering from an accredited college or university is required. Four (4) years of additional network engineering experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.
  • Seven (7) years' experience in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.
  • 11 years of experience without a technical degree.

The candidate shall posess the following capabilities:

  • Implement specific network solutions to support server requirements to include load-balancing, VPN's, firewall contexts, and network address translation (NAT) where appropriate.
  • Minimize network latency and maximize data throughput.
  • Validate new and existing dataflow and data formats.
  • Resolve complex network problems, operate network analyzers, WAN test equipment, and network simulators.
  • Perform site surveys, system installations, configuration management, maintenance, modernization, and sustainment of a global Enterprise Network.
  • Perform Connectivity Engineering Services to pre and post deployment tests.
  • Perform security testing and design evaluations.
  • Employ Government standards to configure the interconnects between data centers, networks, and security boundaries.
  • Draft technical requirements, configuration management, and planning documentation.
  • Perform QC, QA, and CM services
  • Design, integrate, configure, deploy, test, and maintain numerous types of network devices, interfaces and technologies to include VPN, VRF, VSS, BGP and OSPF routing, and VLAN.
  • Optimize end-to-end system performance (capacity, margins, data quality etc.) and dataflow management.
  • Configure and optimize the network to connect various front-end and back-end components.
  • Coordinate with the system engineering and dataflow efforts to ensure proper mission operations to minimize down time.
  • Facilitate the implementation of high-speed, scalable, fault-tolerant network topologies as applicable to WAN and LAN design.
  • Lead large efforts of dynamic requirements and scale.
  • Work with System engineers, customers, and cross organizational teams to refine requirements.
  • Coordinate with appropriate dataflow organizations and end-customer recipients to mitigate potential adverse impacts on system-wide dataflow.

This position requires an active Security Clearance.

 

Positions require a Top Secret security clearance, based on current background investigation (SBI), as well as the favorable completion of polygraph.  Clearance and polygraph processing will be completed by the U.S. Government.

 

ASRC Federal and its Subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, gender, color, age, sexual orientation, gender identification, national origin, religion, marital status, ancestry, citizenship, disability, protected veteran status, or any other factor prohibited by applicable law.

 

 

Options

Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed