The Network Deployment Engineer will be responsible to design, deploy, configure and administer complex network environments across multiple geographic locations. The Network Engineer will work in a team with standardized solutions based on Cisco wired and wireless network equipment around the country and sometimes internationally. You will also be responsible to create and update technical and process documentation for internal use.
Design, plan, install and configure wired and wireless Local Area Networks under contract to DHS/USCIS.
Provide support in the translation of business requirements into network and telecommunications (e.g. LAN, WLAN, WAN, Voice and Video) requirements, designs, and orders.
Provide in depth engineering analysis of network communications alternatives for government agencies in support of their strategic modernization efforts and communications enhancement design for medium and large-scale network infrastructures.
Provide interface support to agency end users, operations personnel, infrastructure engineers and strategic program management.
Draft Statement of Works if needed for a deployment project as well as help scope wireless projects.
Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent experience and minimum 3 years of related work experience.
Cisco Certifications: CCENT or CCNA desired.
Ideal candidate should have at least three years’ experience in networks with routing (EIGRP, BGP) and switching (L2/L3) in an enterprise environment.
Excellent technical knowledge on Cisco LAN, WLAN and WAN technologies
NX-OS experience is a plus.
Cloud Networking experience is a plus.
In-depth knowledge deploying and configuring Cisco network technologies from the CLI.
Create/validate Bills of Material based upon project plans.
Create and update LAN diagrams using Microsoft Visio.
Ability to obtain Certificate of Public Trust.
Ability to manage and drive multiple large scale network projects with tight timelines.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to interface across groups and functional units in a global enterprise environment.