Network Engineer Senior in Springfield, VA at DynCorp International LLC

Date Posted: 1/24/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Summary
The Network Engineer Senior installs, analyzes, evaluates and supports network communications including LAN/WAN systems for assigned business area or program.
Principal Accountabilities
(Typical duties include the following, although specific duties vary by assignment or contract.)
  • Evaluates current network systems to propose and implement network system enhancements
  • Defines, designs, and implements network solutions
  • Applies advanced network engineering and architecture knowledge on complex and diverse problems where analysis of situation requires in-depth evaluation of various factors. 
  • May oversee network systems projects. 
  • Designs, installs, supports, and maintains new network hardware and software infrastructure.
  • Provides network solutions to business and management requirements.
  • Allocates network resources, monitors network performance and usage, and ensures most cost effective and efficient use of network resources.
  • Ensures all IT equipment complies with industry and regulatory standards.
  • Troubleshoots, analyses, and resolves faults in operational networks.
  • Ensures routine preventative maintenance and license compliance is performed.
  • May provide training and technical support for DI Operational Programs to ensure network and IT systems perform as required.
  • May work closely with the corporate technical services and development staff to ensure proper network operations.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Knowledge & Skills

  • Ability to remain current on CISCO and Microsoft platforms
  • Demonstrate independent problem solving skills
  • Demonstrate good written and oral communication and interpersonal skills with internal and external customers
  • Ability to uphold integrity and confidentiality with access to all information on the network

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in information systems, computer science, or related field; one (1) year of experience in related field can be substituted for each year of the four (4) years of college.
  • Cisco CCNP Routing and Switching Certification strongly preferred.
  • Five (5) years’ experience required in network engineering
  • Additional experience/education may be required by assignment or contract

Physical Requirements/Working Environment

  • CONUS:
    • Generally works in normal office environment, but may be required to travel domestically and internationally on short notice, to austere environments, under harsh living conditions
  • OCONUS:
    • Some positions will be assigned to overseas locations where living and working conditions at assignment location could be remote and uncomfortable, with long hours, exposure to weather, dust, and hazardous/harsh conditions

Travel

  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally