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SAIC | Macdill AFB, FL
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Job Description

Network Engineer (Job Number:427369)


SAIC has an opportunity available for a Network Engineer to provide support to the USCENTCOM on MacDill AFB. The Engineering shall support network engineering and management support of networks at headquarters and in theater.

The Network engineer is responsible for surveying, designing, implementing, testing, training and documenting worldwide enterprise class networks in support of our warfighters. This engineer is viewed as an expert in network technologies and must be able to turn customer requirements into functional solutions by coordinating and providing network troubleshooting guidance to forward units; identify, diagnose, and resolve complex problems affecting network performance; provide planning and engineering guidance to network planners at engineering conferences; and develop and maintain network SOPs and TTPs.


Research, analyze, recommend and implement new technologies, standard processes, tools and techniques

Researches, evaluates and stays current on emerging tools, techniques and technologies; maintain skills and capabilities through education, training and hands-on experience

Perform mentoring and training tasks for peers and customers as required; transfer project knowledge to other team members and customers as required

Participate in design and peer reviews


TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and two (2) years or more experience; Masters and 0 years related experience

Education and Certification Requirements:

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience

3+ years of experience as a network engineer

CCNA Certification required

Skills and Knowledge Requirements:

Expert level of understanding of VLANs, trunking, Quality of Service, static/dynamic routing and high availability configurations

The ability to isolate and resolve network performance and communication issues to ensure maximum up time and reliability

The ability to excel in a fast paced, demanding environment where each day provides a new set of challenges under short time constraints involving complex network configuration and/or troubleshooting requirements

Knowledge of U.S. Department of Defense security requirements, regulations, policies, and procedures

Desired Education and Skills:

CCNP preferred

Working knowledge of Cisco VOIP and Nexus platforms a plus

Security Clearance Requirement:

Must currently possess a Secret and be able to obtain a TS/SCI security clearance

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: May 5, 2017, 2:30:41 PM
Primary Location: United States-FL-MACDILL AFB
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret/SCI
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: None
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time