SAIC Network Specialist - Entry Level (VG00633) Job in Springfield, Virginia

Network Specialist - Entry Level (VG00633) (Job Number:434910)


Job Description

  • Provides support to the Department of State’s (DoS) Foreign Post Telephone (FPT) Program Office in the troubleshooting of networks that support VoIP and management of PBX systems, and perform Wireless LAN surveys and troubleshooting of Wireless LAN networks.

  • The successful candidate will stage and support equipment deployed to DoS’s OCONUS telephony and Wireless LAN infrastructures.

Description of Duties:

  • 10-20% of OCONUS travel.

  • Provide Tier 3 support to Overseas Wireless LAN deployments

  • Provide Tier 3 support to Overseas LAN/WAN networks supporting IP PBX infrastructures

  • Perform Wireless LAN Surveys at Overseas Department of State facilities

  • Stage hardware identified in Wireless LAN surveys for deployment


Required Education/Experience:

  • BS/AS in Engineering, Networking, or Cyber Security; OR, High School equivalent and 4+ years of experience.

  • Must be eligible to obtain a Secret clearance prior to starting.

  • Must be willing to travel OCONUS 10-20%. Most travel is 1-2 weeks per trip.

  • Knowledge of network engineering and security, LAN/WAN, routers, switches, and VPN

  • Must be able to work in a multivendor network

  • Working knowledge of IP subnetting, IP routing and troubleshooting IP-related issues

Desired Experience/Skills/Attributes:

  • Experience with Cisco routing and switching products

  • Experience with Cisco Meraki products

  • Experience with VoIP troubleshooting

  • Experience with Wireless LAN Surveys

  • Knowledge of network security, infrastructure protection and support


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EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Mar 13, 2018, 4:13:21 PM

Primary Location: United States-VA-SPRINGFIELD

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret

Potential for Teleworking: No

Travel: Yes, 25% of the time

Shift: Day Job

Schedule: Full-time