Network Engineer- Day Shift

SAIC    Beltsville, MD
Job Description


Description of Duties:Â
  • Responsible for installing, monitoring, operating, managing, troubleshooting and restoring service to communications networks in a large telecommunications facility environment (includes data/voice communications equipment, multiplexers, data terminal equipment, commercial leases and transmission media).
  • Responsible for performing pro-active monitoring of network elements alarms and alerts to identify those components/elements that may lead to or already are causing network degradation or failure.
  • Shift work is required.Â
  • Equipment:
  • Routers - CISCO and Juniper Switches
  • PBX, CISCO, Juniper and Marconi Multiplexers
  • Promina, IDNX and Test equipment - FIREBIRD 6000, 4000 and T-BERD, Digital Lightwave, NetTest
  • Crypto: Taclane, Fast Lane, KG-194, KG-235, KG-94
  • Shift is Sun-Thurs 6:30am-3:15pm  CDI


    Required Education/Experience:Â Bachelors and 4 years or more experience OR no degree with additional years of experience to include:
  • 3 or more years of experience in the telecommunications environment utilizing data/voice communications equipment, multiplexers, data terminal equipment, commercial leases, transmission media, and network monitoring.Â
  • 1-3 years IT support experience (Tier I, Tier II,)
  • Desired Experience/Skills/Attributes:Â
  • Experience in one or more of the following: Cisco Nexus, Cisco Catalyst routing and switching, data center cabling maintenance
  • Experience supporting the configuration and maintenance of various network hardware and software, primarily Cisco catalyst and Cisco Nexus switching and routing technologies
  • Knowledge of cabling standards, fiber optic and copper cable termination.
  • Experience with network monitoring devices such as HP Openview, Nagios, Zenoss, NeuralStar or other similar monitoring tools
  • Certifications: Network +, Cisco CCNA, Cisco CCNP or equivalent, BICSI Certification, ITIL ® Foundation certification
  • Familiarity with DoS environment (data and voice networks, IT security systems, policies and procedures), Foreign Affairs Handbooks (FAHs), Foreign Affairs Manuals (FAMs)
  • Interpersonal skills including the ability to collaborate effectively, self-awareness, and excellent written and oral communications.Â
  • Clearance Requirement: Must currently possess an active Secret security clearance and able to obtain Top Secret clearance .


    SAIC is a premier technology integrator, solving our nation's most complex modernization and systems engineering challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets. Our robust portfolio of offerings includes high-end solutions in systems engineering and integration; enterprise IT, including cloud services; cyber; software; advanced analytics and simulation; and training. We are a team of 23,000 strong driven by mission, united purpose, and inspired by opportunity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $6.5 billion. For more information, visit For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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