CACI International IT Network Engineer in Fort Meade, Maryland
What You’ll Get to Do:
Are you looking to support your country by providing expert support while gaining joint service and multinational exposure and experience? Join CACI as a DISN Multi National Information Sharing (MNIS) Subject Matter Expert providing Network Services expertise for unclassified, classified and coalition networks.
More About the Role:
Design unclass, coalition and classified networks to include the software, hardware and communications to support PMO requirements as well as provide for future new requirements and upgrade current solutions. Ensures that the network/transport layers of the common operating environment are compliant. Evaluates analytically and systematically, problems of work flows and network usage, organization and planning and develops appropriate corrective action. Provides daily supervision and direction to staff. Requires good communication skills to coordinate with other organizations and foreign mission partners for federation and interconnection of coalition networks.
Candidates will be required to perform the following functions:
Analyze and assess customer network operational environments including designs, configurations, and procedures for customer site equipment and systems
Advise and recommend methods and architectures for new network designs, network tech refreshes, new services needed to support the MNIS mission such as video teleconferencing, dial plans for call manager, routing plans and firewall configurations.
Develop test methods, and perform testing and assessments in coordination with JITC and customers to assess suitability of customer systems for operational use.
Identify required network equipment and software version upgrades for all networks. Test new hardware and software versions and provide results before implementing into an operational system.
Maintain current documentation for all networks to include network diagrams, rack elevations and site contact information
Become proficient with circuit ordering through DISA Storefront and using SNAP for unclass circuits and GIAP for circuits supporting classified networks.
Assist the PMO in the development and presentation of MINS briefings.
Provide tier 3 level sustainment support for all MNIS networks. Also, Tier 4 support for elevated network issues on all technologies listed.
Open and close trouble tickets for the MNIS networks we provide with tier 3 support . Assist troubleshooting with site personnel to determine status and provide technical assistance to ensure problem resolution.
Produce weekly activity reports and monthly metrics (performance) reports.
You’ll Bring These Qualifications:
Must be technically proficient on all aspects of telecommunications, to include troubleshooting routers, routing protocols and firewall issues, crypto devices, diagnostics, and reporting and follow up on incident failures.
Must be proficient in the use of COMSEC/KEYMAT devices, such as KG-175D’s, KG 175G’s, KG 175F’s and KG 250X’s.
Must be proficient with:
Cisco Call Manager
VTC (Cisco meeting server)
Session Border Controllers
Must be able to brief and interface with the MNIS PMO on failures/outages and actions being taken to restore service.
Must have the following certifications:
CCNA or equivalent certification
Education: Bachelor's Degree or equivalent with a minimum of 7 years of experience.
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
It is highly desirable to be proficient with:
What We Can Offer You:
We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.
For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.
CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.