Network Engineer - Mission Network

Information Technology & Telecommunications Augusta, Georgia


Job Title:  Network Engineer - Mission Network

Job Location:  Augusta, GA

FLSA:  Exempt 

Job Description:

The Enterprise, Cloud and Cyber division is looking for a talented Network Engineer to support our RESPONSIVE STRATEGIC SOURCING FOR SERVICES (RS3) Technical Support Services Contract. The candidate will need broad experience in PdM Mission Network technologies to include:  Hubs (including Unit Hub Nodes, Unit Hub SATCOM Trucks (UHST), and Regional Hub Nodes (RHN), Single Shelter Switches (SSS), Joint Network Nodes (JNN), Battalion Command Post Nodes (BnCPN), Satellite Transportable Terminals (STTs), 5th Generation Technical Insertion (5GTI), and other equipment/systems that are considered part of the network, such as Coalition, Commercial and Top Secret enclaves. Familiarity with and in-depth hands-on experience with setup, configuration, integration and troubleshooting with these systems.  This position requires traveling as required to various locations around the world.

 Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform network systems engineering analysis; Communications Flow (Data/Voice/Video/Telephony); Traffic Analysis; and Network Management Analysis.
  • Support evaluation of new technologies and perform systems engineering work to determine integration effort, viability, performance and capability gain.
  • Support system engineering trade-off analysis and provide assessments of various technical approaches from a cost/schedule/performance risk perspective.
  • Provide support in the development of both preliminary and detailed design of systems, to include performing risk identification, analysis, mitigation and traceability.
  • Report obsolescence issues and mitigations on a quarterly basis as well as event driven.
  • Identify/evaluate any design changes and transition of equipment that may be required as a result of changes to Tactical Network system configuration requirements or integration with external systems. Necessary changes identified will require an Engineering Change Proposal (ECP).
  • Support evaluation of software and hardware versions and updates in terms of capability and network impact.
  • Provide development of systems architecture and other system engineering documentation, including DoD Architecture Framework diagrams.
  • Provide engineering design services to include mechanical, electrical, safety, logistic and manufacturing support, system engineering and testing.
  • Conduct system evaluations and lessons learned analyses of telecommunications/ automation end items/systems. Anomalies identified as a result of an evaluation/analysis will be contained in a Detailed Technical Publication (DTP) that addresses the anomaly/issue and ways to overcome or mitigate the deleterious effects of the known problem.
  • Conduct performance and feasibility analysis of a specific concept or technique to include the modeling of concepts and techniques with comparison to current design and performance characteristics.
  • Provide support related to reliability, maintainability, operational availability and human factors engineering.
  • Integrate system hardware and software with hardware and software communications platforms.
  • Integrate new communication hardware and software components into existing systems and platforms.

The above statements are intended only to describe the general nature of the job and should not be construed as an all-inclusive list of position responsibilities.

Job Requirements:

  • A BS/BA degree or a minimum of 15 years of relevant experience.
  • Minimum of 5 years in the Department of Defense contracting market of major weapon systems product.
  • Active DoD Secret Clearance (or have had one in the last 2 years)
  • IAW DOD 8570.01M, personnel will have the appropriate baseline and computing environment certifications.
  • In-depth understanding of communication protocols (TCP/IP) and routing protocols (e.g. BGP, OSPF)
  • In-depth hands-on experience with network diagnostic, monitoring and analysis tools (e.g. SolarWinds, PACSTAR IQ-Core, Wireshark and other network tools)
  • Solid hands-on experience and understanding of multiple network products and operating systems (e.g. Juniper JUNOS and vSRX, Cisco catalysts switches, CSR1000v routers, ISR/ASR series routers, IOS XE, NX-OS) and wireless network technologies.
  • Sharp troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Organizational and mentoring skills
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S
  • Must be able to successfully pass a pre-employment drug screen and a comprehensive background check

Special Job Requirements:

  • Up to 20% Travel may be required
  • Willingness to work flexible hours

Company Benefits:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance          
  • Health Savings Accounts/Flexible Spending Accounts
  • 401(k) Plan with Company Match
  • Company-paid Long and Short-Term Disability
  • Company-paid Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays and vacation
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Shopping discounts through LifeMart/ADP
  • Voluntary Benefits through Cigna and LegalShield
  • Tickets to Sporting Events (select offices)
  • Tuition Reimbursement (after one year)

Our Company:

Headquartered in Atlanta, GA, Envistacom provides communications, cyber, and intelligence solutions, support services and technology to the U.S. DoD and coalition partners in aerospace, defense, and intelligence communities. Customers rely on Envistacom for rapid-response, secure technology solutions and subject-matter expertise to support mission critical operations.

Envistacom is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. Envistacom maintains a drug free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks.