Network Specialist in Barksdale Air Force Base, LA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 3/5/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  825244

Network Specialist

Duration: 6 month Contract-to-Hire

Rate: 25-32/hour during contract; 60-65K conversion salary

Location: Barksdale AFB, LA



Active CCNA Cert. 

Active Security+ Cert. 

Must have 1 of the following:

-Bachelor's Degree in IT field or Computer Sciences or related field like electrical engineering with 3 years of related experience. 


-successful completion of an associates degree in a tech field /certified Tech/Vocational school with 8 years of related experience.


-successful completion of a military tech. school with 8 years of related experience


Job Description: 

Candidate will provide network infrastructure support to routing and switching equipment, firewalls and IDS/IPS, and associated cabling.  Other duties include validating bi-annual equipment inventory and documenting the network. Requires a self-motivated individual possessing excellent people, verbal and written communication skills.  Must have strong network experience maintaining Cisco switches and routers, and trouble-shooting general LAN/WAN problems. Must have good knowledge on general security methodologies such as firewalls, IDS/IPS and access control lists. Troubleshooting, working on routers and switches and VLAN will be a big portion of this position’s duty.









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