Jr. Network Engineer in Dahlgren, VA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 5/24/2018

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Job #:  829981

Apex is looking for a Jr. Systems Engineer in Dahlgren, VA. email celbertson@apexsystems.com or Call (703)256-2000

SYSTEMS ENGINEER JUNIOR 

Apex Systems seeks a Systems Engineer Jr.to assist with maintaining multiple computing environments by identifying network requirements; installing upgrades; monitoring network performance, and managing network configuration consistency.

- Must have knowledge in Cisco switching and TCP/IP protocol analysis. 
- Assist with maintenance and monitoring activity for core backbone network services in multiple computing environments assisting with network upgrades; monitoring network devices and logs, managing wired network connections, and managing network backbone infrastructure. 
This position requires strong communication skills and strong technical writing capability. 

Responsibilities:

• Implement local area networks (LAN), wide area networks (WAN), intranets, extranets, & other data networks
• Maintains network availability in multiple networking environments by administering Cisco campus based switching environments with fiber-based and copper-based Ethernet connectivity (1gig and 10gig).
• Installs, manages, and maintains Cisco switching components to support campus, wan, and distributed core architectures. Works with Cisco chassis based systems, internet circuit termination equipment, and advanced Cisco management tools
• Performing router/ switch administration, interface configuration, and switching protocols.
• Experience with network routers and switches, and familiarity with Cisco switch and router configuration.
• Working knowledge of TCP/IP, DNS, 802.1x, ACLs, ARP, RADIUS, IPv6, DHCP, Intrusion Prevention, Authentication, and ISP circuit connections
• Develop and execute test plans to check infrastructure and system performance
Requirements   • Previous experience in networking, IT, or other related fields
• Familiarity with researching communication networks
• Strong troubleshooting and critical thinking skills
• Strong attention to detail, good documentation skills, ability to write clear, concise project reports
• Ability to function with minimal instruction or supervision, or as a part of larger team reporting to formal project management. Strong communication & organizational skills
• CompTIA Security+ CE Certification

SECURITY CLEARANCE REQUIRED

Candidates must be US citizens and able to obtain and/or maintain a Department of Defense Secret security clearance as a condition of employment”

 

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.