Network Architect | Req#2682

San Diego, California


Description

ActioNet has an immediate opportunity for a Network Architect requiring a Secret clearance located in San Diego, CA.. ActioNet is an IT service provider and solutions integrator headquartered in Vienna, VA that works with the Federal Government and Department of Defense. In this role, you will be responsible for Design, analyze, plan, modify, and maintain networks and network components supporting data, voice and/or audio communication activities. Prepares the analysis of short/long term capacity needs for switching, routing transmission and signaling.

As the Network Architect you will: 

Design, analyze, plan, modify, and maintain networks and network components supporting data, voice and/or audio communication activities. Prepares the analysis of short/long term capacity needs for switching, routing transmission and signaling. May conduct network architecture design, feasibility and cost studies as well as internal studies of network performance and traffic analysis. May evaluate new technology. Duties may include providing specifications and detailed schematics for network architecture; providing information for hardware and software selection; and tools for the most efficient solution to meet business needs, including present and future capacity requirements. Conducts testing of network systems. Maintains technical expertise in all areas of network and computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, switchers, firewalls, hubs, bridges, gateways, etc. Evaluates and reports on new network technologies to enhance capabilities of the network. (It should be understood that this is not intended to be a detailed nor comprehensive description of any individual employee's job content. Managers set the specific duties and responsibilities for each employee).

Basic Qualifications:
Bachelors and ten 10) years or more experience. 
Hands on experience with Cisco and Brocade switches. Advanced level experience with at least two of the following: EIGRP, MPLS, BGP and OSPF. Working technical knowledge of network switching protocols (STP, CDP, LLDP). Working technical knowledge of TCP/IP networks and standards (IEEE 802.1). Familiar with network topologies such as MPLS, Frame Relay, ATM, ISDN, etc.. Solid understanding of OSI or TCP/IP model. - Working knowledge IA Vulnerability Management (IAVM)
- Experience with Cisco firewalls
- Experience configuring and troubleshooting Cisco IPsec (AES 256), Firewall, IPS, route-maps, and ACLs
- Expert knowledge and understanding of TCP/IP network technologies; DNS, DHCP, TFTP, NAT, and SSL.
- Knowledge of cabling and wiring systems, design, and installation.
- Ability to operate tools, components, peripherals, and testing accessories.
- Must have strong project management skills to ensure that all implementation details are identified and planned for to ensure seamless and successful implementation

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in engineering, computer science, mathematics, management information systems, operations analysis, or physics and at least 4 years’ experience in a DoD C4I development environment; or

    – 10 years’ experience in DoD C4I systems architecture development.

    – Requirements analysis and management skill

    – Communications and relationship skill to communicate complex technical information to all stakeholders, including those who do not have a technical background

    – Negotiation and problem-solving skill to drive timely IT design decision-making

  • Building Industry Consulting Services International (BICSI) Registered Communications Distribution Designer (RCDD) certification

  • CCNP or Higher (CCIE and/or CISSP highly valued.

ActioNet is an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.