Position Details

Position Id : 376822
Status : Open
Location : Colorado Springs, Colorado
Duration : 6+ months
Pay Rate : Up to $74.00/Hour
Employment Type : Contract
Work Shift : Shift-1

Position Description

**Secret Clearance Required to Start.**

The Company’s Missile Defense National Team is seeking motivated and talented Mid (Level 3) Network Engineer to join the team. This position is located at Colorado Springs, CO.

Program Information:
The C2BMC National Team provides technical solutions to the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) on the Command, Control, Battle Management and Communications (C2BMC) Contract. C2BMC is the integrating element for the Ballistic Missile Defense System and links various sensors and weapon systems. The system provides capabilities to integrate and synchronize missile defense systems and operations, providing a layered defense against multiple ranges of threats and in all phases of flight.

Technical Skills
Knowledge of network architecture, engineering, design, implementation, and testing. Understanding of network communication protocols and network routing protocols (BGP, OSPF, and EIGRP) and IP network troubleshooting. Basic knowledge of network testing methodologies using routers, switches, and firewalls. Knowledge of TCP/IP behavior, network communications and routing protocols, network traffic analysis and troubleshooting experience. Considered experienced, but still a learner. Will also consider new college grads with appropriate degree and clearance. Candidate must meet minimum requirements of DOD 8570 IAT II certification with any of the following certifications (Security +, CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, SSCP).


Background Experience Required
Must be an effective communicator with excellent writing and presentation skills using Microsoft PowerPoint and Visio drawing tools. Must be able to work collaboratively in a team environment with other highly motivated network engineers. Familiarity with network communication products including router, switches, firewalls, Domain Name Servers (DNS) and data encryption products. Minimum DoD Secret Clearance required upon start.

Position Responsibilities
Candidate will be part of the Cyber and Platform (CAP) Information Technology team and assist the senior system administrators and government network subject matter experts with the management and sustainment of network components supporting associated support networks.

The following are experiences that are positives / pluses for the candidate, but not required for filling the position. If individual has any prior knowledge of the C2BMC networks or organization. If candidate has knowledge, skill sets or experience using protocol analyzers/sniffers (e.g., Wireshark). Experience in Network Management Systems (HP Network Node Manager or Solarwinds or NAS/SAN technologies (NetApp, or Gigastore). Certifications in the industry vendor Juniper or Cisco a plus.

Bachelor's degree and typically 5 or more years' experience in an engineering classification or a Master's degree with typically 3 or more years' experience in an engineering classification or a PhD degree with experience in an engineering classification.

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  • Paid time off
  • Retirement savings plans
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