Network Engineer

Fenix Group Inc - Washington, DC

Full-timeEstimated: $100,000 - $140,000 a year
Job Description

Work as part of a collaborative, multidiscipline team in support of U.S. Government and provide technical subject matter expertise in the field of network engineering.

Strong background designing and implementing Local and Wide Area Networks (LAN/WAN)
Advanced knowledge of TCP/IP Networking
Experience with VPN technologies and protocols including IPSEC and SSL
Experience configuring and trouble-shooting LAN Switches, Routers, and Firewalls and VPN concentrators.
Ability to convey technical designs, ideas and results to non-technical audiences and provide briefings to high-level government personnel.
Experience in authoring documents (reports, briefings, etc,) to support customer missions.

Demonstrated ability to apply the engineering design process to discover innovative methods to solve technical problems and meet client requirements.


Security Clearance is required - TS/ SCI with full scope polygraph

Required Skills:
Over 8 years of experience
Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or related field
Must have experience working with Customer Enterprise Network; 3 years minimum experience.
Must understand Customer security standards and approval process
Must be familiar with Type 1 encryption devices utilized by the Customer.
Must have knowledge of Cisco Routing and Switching, and network architecture planning. Ability to configure and manage Cisco ASA appliances.
Must have knowledge of remote administration and secure Virtual Private Networking.
Must understand commercial encryption standards and their application in IP networking.
Must have knowledge of VPN technologies, OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, IP Multicasting
Must have strong written and oral communication skills.
Must have knowledge of Wireless Fidelity (WiFi) IEEE standards: 802.11 a/b/g/n and how to apply them to an enterprise network architecture.
Relevant experience designing communications systems.
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Excellent analysis and critical thinking skills
Ability to work independently as well as within small and large groups
Capable of preparing and presenting briefings
Experience with Microsoft Office product line, including Microsoft Access; experience with Lotus Notes

Desired Skills:
Knowledge of CFSC standards
Knowledge of Storage Area Network (SAN) technology.
An understanding of Private Branch Exchange telephony, to include Avaya/Nortel telephone switches
An ability to navigate and configure Linux operating systems
An understanding of RF transport mediums to include cellular, microwave, and satellite communications.
An understanding of wired data transport mediums to include Category 5e/6 and fiber optics.
An understanding of EAP-TLS certificate based encryption and RADIUS authentication.
Prior deployment to hostile areas in support of customer mission
Prior experience communicating official traffic in the customer Electronic Messaging System (EMS)
Certifications such as CCNP, CCNA, CCIE, MCSE
Familiar with military communications
Familiar with satellite and wireless communications.
A current diplomatic passport and willingness to travel.

Additional Information

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