Junior Network Engineer

CRGT Inc. - Reston, VA3.4

Full-timeEstimated: $83,000 - $110,000 a year
Company/Position Overview
SalientCRGT is currently seeking a Junior Network Engineer (1-3 years’ experience) to support the HHS Application Hosting Program network infrastructure for physical and virtual servers in Reston, and Woodbridge, VA. We are looking for a team-oriented individual with good verbal and written communication skills, knowledgeable and experienced with Cisco and Juniper switch and router configurations in an enterprise environment. Work shift is normal business hours with on-call and occasional off-hour support.

All applicants will be required to submit a background investigation application prior to beginning work and must be able to obtain a public trust clearance.

Network Engineering: Provide switch and router configuration support to a Cisco and Juniper network infrastructure supporting 50+ application teams. Provide support for the internal team, and tools used to support the HHS systems maintained within the environment. Maintain infrastructure at a 99.99+ service level. There will also be the opportunity for cross-training in Windows and/or Linux administration.

Skills Requied:
Good verbal and written communication skills.
Experience in configuring Cisco or Juniper switches and routers.
Ability to work in a moderately paced ticket-based reporting system
Experience troubleshooting switches, routers and some firewall issues.
Ability to assign and maintain IP addresses in an IPAM tool.
Familiarity with network requirements for Windows and Linux systems.
Familiarity with administering and maintaining local network accounts.
Experience with system configuration documentation.
Experience installing new hardware and software.
Experience with monitoring tools in an enterprise network environment.
Knowledge and support of industry specific standards and best practices
Technologies Used: RemedyForce and Service Now, SharePoint, Confluence, Visio, SolarWinds, Commvault, Tripwire, LogRhythm, Cisco and Juniper switches and routers, Cisco Firewalls, Lumension, VMWare, AWS Cloud technologies.
Mandatory Qualifications (Education, Certifications, Experience, Skills)
Bachelors with 0-2 years experience
Must be able to pass and maintain a government background investigation
Desired Qualifications (Education, Certifications, Experience, Skills)
Working toward Juniper or Cisco certifications.
Cisco/Juniper Firewall configuration experience.
AWS Cloud environment experience or training
Experience installing security patches to Cisco and/or Juniper devices.
Familiarity with Entrust Access system
Familiarity with Symantec Endpoint Protection and Sophos
VMWare familiarity/experience

Salient CRGT is a leading provider of health, data analytics, cloud, agile software development, mobility, cyber security, and infrastructure solutions. We support these core capabilities with full lifecycle IT services and training—to help our customers meet critical goals for pivotal missions. We are purpose-built for IT transformation supporting federal civilian, defense, homeland, and intelligence agencies, as well as Fortune 1000 companies.

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Salient CRGT is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other factor prohibited by applicable anti-discrimination laws.