NetOps Lead in Norfolk, VA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 2/14/2020

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Job Description

Job #:  1037738

Network Engineer 
Apex Systems, the nation’s 2nd largest IT Staffing organization, has an immediate and high profile opportunity for a network professional to work for a government organization based out of Norfolk, Virginia. The role offers long term potential with competitive compensation. The top areas of focus for this individual will require hands on knowledge and the ability to lead onsite team members. It includes more leadership and managerial responsibilities than hands on technical work.
Client: Large Government Integrator
Location: Norfolk, VA
Compensation: Negotiable and based on years of experience
If you are interested in the role, send your resume to Gabriela at  and reference job #1037738. 
  • 5 years of relevant experience, which includes operational support, hands-on implementing and configuration of network devices such as Cisco routers & switches, associated software tools, desktop computers, and cabling in a large LAN/MAN/BAN/WAN environment
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DOD Secret Clearance Required
  • IAT-II: CompTIA Security+ required
  • Operating System Certification CCNA, CCNP Preferred
  • Experience as a lead needed for this role. Exposure to  VPNs, WAN Accelerators,  Intrusion Prevention Systems (IPS), Virtual Private Networks (VPN) desired
  • Project coordination skills to manage the execution of maintenance activities and network outages
  • Experience with secure networks, specifically Intel Community standards
  • Knowledge of GigE, OSPF, BGP, EIGRP, HSRP, and TCP/IP protocols is necessary
  • Knowledge of trouble ticketing software such as  (HP Service Manager) and networking monitoring/management solutions (HP NNMi/iSPI, HP OM, and HP NA) a plus.

Job Description 
Primary areas of responsibility will be supporting NOC operations at Norfolk, VA. This role will leverage processes, utilizing ITIL best practices, to ensure the IT organization designs, deploys and sustains high quality, highly available solutions that align with business and IT strategic objectives. Knowledge and experience working while WAN Accelerators and associated technologies is highly desirable. Previous experience working on military bases/sites, including previous military service highly desirable. Strong communications, writing and editing skills needed to transfer information to individuals involved in the networking process. Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills. Ability to work in an organized fashion with focus on documented activity.
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