Have IT network experience? Need work life balance? Take a look at this great entry level position today! The Naval Nuclear Laboratory (NNL) is seeking a highly motivated technical professional to work in the Network Engineering Enterprise Systems Engineering (ESE) group within the Information Technology (IT) Department. The successful candidate will work in a technically diverse and dynamic global environment on a variety of multi-classification networks.
Some duties and responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to:
Ensure day-to-day operation and high availability of Wide Area Network equipment (e.g., Cisco routers, switches, and ASAs) that spans redundant data centers and more than 100 sites worldwide.
Ensure day-to-day operation of remote site LAN networks.
Work with technicians and engineers in the field to implement, optimize, monitor and troubleshoot network connectivity and traffic flow utilizing a multitude of network management and monitoring tools.
Monitor and respond to network outages and service requests to troubleshoot and remediate network issues.
Interface with local and remote site Network Engineers and System Administration teams to design network implementations, optimize traffic flow and troubleshoot server, client and application connectivity problems.
Install, configure, monitor and maintain a Cisco secure network infrastructure requiring high availability.
Support the procurement, installation, maintenance and support of all current and future network expansions and system implementations.
Maintain detailed network configuration documentation and facilitate changes in documentation and network monitoring as devices are added and retired from the network.
Bachelor’s degree in a related field from an accredited college or university
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university and a minimum of two years relevant experience; or
Master’s degree in a related field from an accredited college or university and a minimum of one year relevant experience
Cisco CCNA/CCNP/CCIE strongly preferred
Ability to configure, maintain, and troubleshoot Cisco LAN and WAN network and technologies including but not limited to Cisco Catalyst Series (IOS) 4000 platform
Ability to configure, maintain and troubleshoot Cisco WAN networks and technologies including but not limited to Cisco ASR and 4000 Series Router platforms
Experience with configuration and deployment of Cisco ASA and Fortinet Firewall platforms
Experience working with configuration, implementation and troubleshooting of: Virtual Local Area Networks (VLAN); Virtual Routing and Forwarding (VRF) implementations; Access Control Lists (ACLs) and/or firewall technologies; Dynamic Multipoint Virtual Private Network (DMVPN) tunneling; Quality of Service (QoS) markings; and various routing protocols, especially Open Shortest Path First (OSPF), Enhanced Interior Gateway Protocol (EIGRP), and Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Demonstrated ability to identify and troubleshoot network problems on a LAN or WAN
Network monitoring and management experience using SNMP protocol and various Enterprise monitoring suites (i.e. SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor (NPM))
Experience with network management and monitoring tools such as: WireShark, NetQoS, StatSeeker, NetScout, etc.
Familiarity and/or experience working with General Dynamics Taclane network encryptors