Vectrus Network Engineer, Senior in Chantilly, Virginia
Vectrus is actively recruiting for an experience Network Engineer Support to join our team on-site in Chantilly. The ideal candidate shall provide Network Engineering in support of government clients.
The Candidate will design, install, configure and support the customer’s data communications systems; assist in the transition from IPv4 to IPv6 networks; maintain the network hardware and software as well as monitor the network to ensure network availability to all system users; perform the necessary maintenance to support network availability; and may support the design, design documentation, factory testing and network integration of IP/MPLS based LAN/WAN network infrastructure. General tasks include developing new network designs, assessing network management architecture, documenting the architecture, developing test plans, and conducting the testing effort. The candidate will be responsible for installations, upgrades, support and problem resolution for mainly Linux based operating systems.
Bachelor’s in Computer Science or similar field; 8+ years of Network Engineering experience; demonstrated experience transitioning large networks from IPv4 to IPv6; demonstrated experience architecting new network designs; 4+ years’ hands on experience working with and configuring VMWare; 2+ years’ proven experience with software defined networks; proven experience coding in scripting languages (Bash, Python, and/or PowerShell); CCNA certification at a minimum; knowledge of and experience with networking and network protocols (e.g. TCP/IP, routing, firewalls, SSH, VPNs)
Must have a current, adjudicated, and active TS-SCI w/Poly
Ability to evaluate and recommend COTS applications and methodologies that can be acquired to provide interoperable, portable and scalable solutions
We are committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace that values and supports the contributions of each individual. This commitment along with our common Vision and Values of Integrity, Respect, and Responsibility, allows us to leverage differences, encourage innovation and expand our success in the global marketplace. Vectrus is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability. EOE/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran.