Senior Network Engineer

Asia-Pacific (APAC) Kwajalein, Marshall Islands


Description

Position Title:

Senior Network Engineer

Location:

Marshall Islands

Status:

Full-Time- Regular

FLSA Category:

Exempt

 

We have an immediate opening for a Senior Network Engineer to join our rapidly growing team. The position requires an understanding of Army networks and Network Operations. Under general direction, installs, configures, and supports an organization’s local area network (LAN), wide area network (WAN), Agency Internet Network (AIN), intranet and internet, and other data communications systems or a segment of a network system; maintains network hardware and software; monitors network to ensure network availability to all system users and perform necessary maintenance to support network availability; also provides network support and client server specialists and plan, coordinate, and implement network security measures; and will provide leadership/mentorship to junior & mid-level network engineers.

 

Provides support to projects that involve networks; performs a full range of complex network designs encompassing multiple technologies within a single network; evaluates new network technologies and makes recommendations to project managers regarding the integration of these technologies into the existing network; plans new configurations for integration into the network, using knowledge of the performance characteristics of the systems being added to the network and the specifications for network interfaces to insure effective integration and optimal network performance; ensures that adequate and appropriate planning is provided for hardware and communications facilities to develop and implement methodologies for analysis, installation and support of voice communications systems; and provides support in the translation of business requirements into telecommunications (e.g., LAN, MAN, WAN, Voice, and Video) requirements, designs, and orders.

 

Essential Responsibilities: (Not listed in order of importance; other duties may be assigned) and must be able to perform the following with minimal guidance:

  • Manage and maintain transport connection to external networks, to include NIPRNET, SIPRNET, and current and future black core networks and domains.
  • Monitor and manage Remote Access Servers, such as VPN and Remote Web Access.
  • Operate and maintain NIPRNET connectivity and operate the Installation Campus Area Network (ICAN) between LANs and computer resources. Maintain switch port utilization to less than 80% capacity.
  • Provide local common-user NIPRNET and SIPRNET LAN and ICAN touch labor, such as troubleshooting and repair.
  • Manage dynamic allocation of Internet protocol (IP) address space.
  • Assign and maintain IP address database using dynamic host configuration protocol (DHCP) or static IP addressing.
  • Monitor the ICAN and LAN by utilizing enterprise management software to monitor network performance, analyze network activity, and maintain network availability.
  • Implement and operate port authentication; for example, 802.1x.
  • Develop specifications for network equipment in support of Military Construction, Army (MCA) projects, Unspecified Minor Military Construction, Army (UMMCA) projects, and local minor construction/renovation/expansion projects.
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 5+ years network engineering experience
  • Ability to organize, prioritize and meet deadlines
  • Capable of conveying complex information in a simplistic manner
  • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Strong self-starter requiring minimal supervision
  • Able to take proactive measures to prevent problems rather than reactive by nature
  • Strong verbal and written communication to effectively express concepts, plans, and proposals
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen.

 

Education and Certifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science or Information Technology related field; experience can be substituted for extensive experience
  • CISCO Certified Networking Professional (CCNP).
  • Plus, one of the following IAT level II baseline certifications (CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, CompTIA Security+, CND, or SSCP) certifications.

 

Security Clearance:

  • Secret clearance.

 

Compensation:

  • Compensation is competitive and is commensurate with experience.
  • All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin.
  • Tribalco is an equal opportunity employer.

 

About Our Company:

Tribalco is a global systems integrator providing mission-critical information technology, telecommunications, and soldier survival solutions to government and commercial customers worldwide. For over 15 years, Tribalco has been providing defense, civilian government, and international customers with advanced engineering, installation, and O&M solutions in the world's most challenging and secure environments.

 

Founded in 2004, Tribalco is a CMMI® for Services Maturity Level 3 appraised and ISO 9001:2015 certified enterprise. As a named NSA Commercial Solutions for Classified Trusted Integrator, Tribalco develops, integrates, and deploys multi-layered NSA-compliant COTS-based solutions that enable customers to securely create, share, and protect their classified data. With headquarters in Maryland, regional offices in Florida, California, South Korea, and Germany and supporting satellite locations in Hawaii, Japan, Marshall Islands, Afghanistan, and Kuwait, Tribalco competes internationally and performs with agility across the globe in dozens of countries. For additional information, please visit www.tribalco.com.