***Active TS/SCI++ Clearance is Required***

Engineer will be responsible for creating and documenting network engineering solutions in support of the cloud and data center initiatives.   This may include evaluation of new products, integration of network components and development of a network architecture and individual device configurations.  Additionally the engineers will be responsible for integrating network solutions with the server and network automated provisioning systems.  Engineers should have strong Cisco networking experience, and experience with other vendors in the data center network arena is desired.  Specific expertise relative to data center networking and familiarity with typical cloud data center environments is also desired.  The engineers will work as part of the data center network team and are expected to complete tasks independently within the guidelines provided by the Staff leadership.

Network Design, will write router scripts. Network design and implementation phases. Provide SME knowledge for hardware and network project. Determine user requirements and design specifications for computer networks. Plan and implement network upgrades.

Adjust network sizes to meet volume or capacity demands.
• Communicate with customers, sales staff, or marketing staff to determine customer needs.
• Coordinate network operations, maintenance, repairs, or upgrades.
• Design, build, or operate equipment configuration prototypes, including network hardware, software, servers, or server operation systems.
• Determine specific network hardware or software requirements, such as platforms, interfaces, bandwidths, or routine schemas.
• Develop and implement solutions for network problems.
• Develop conceptual, logical, or physical network designs.
• Develop procedures to track, project, or report network availability, reliability, capacity, or utilization.
• Develop or recommend network security measures, such as firewalls, network security audits, or automated security probes.
• Estimate time and materials needed to complete projects.
• Evaluate network designs to determine whether customer requirements are met efficiently and effectively.
• Monitor and analyze network performance and data input/output reports to detect problems, identify inefficient use of computer resources, or perform capacity planning.
• Participate in network technology upgrade or expansion projects, including installation of hardware and software and integration testing.
• Prepare or monitor project schedules, budgets, or cost control systems.
• Prepare detailed network specifications, including diagrams, charts, equipment configurations, and recommended technologies.
• Research and test new or modified hardware or software products to determine performance and interoperability.
• Communicate with Sellers' to gather information about products, to alert them to future needs, to resolve problems, or to address system maintenance issues.
• Coordinate installation of new equipment
• Design, organize, and deliver product awareness, skills transfer, and product education sessions for staff and suppliers.
• Develop or maintain project-reporting systems.
• Develop disaster recovery plans.
• Develop network-related documentation.
• Explain design specifications to integration or test engineers.
• Develop plans or budgets for network equipment replacement.
• Prepare design presentations and proposals for staff or customers.
• Supervise engineers and other staff in the design or implementation of network solutions.
• Use network computer-aided design (CAD) software packages to optimize network designs.


Required Skills & Experience

***Active TS/SCI++ Clearance is Required***

6-9 years of Design/Implementation , 6+ years of IP, SONET, ATM. Degree required.
Firewall security experience is a must.
Data Center/Cloud experience is a must.

Desired Skills & Experience


Equal Employment Opportunity

We are an equal opportunity employer m/f/d/v.