CACI International Network Engineer in Washington, District Of Columbia
What You’ll Get to Do:
Responsible for the implementation, deployment, and maintenance of networks for a federal government customer's distributed enterprise network environment supporting voice, data, and video services.
Establish networking environment by managing system configuration, installing systems, documenting system architecture, and adhering to network standards.
Provide detailed information for hardware and software selection, implementation techniques, and tools for the most efficient solution to meet business needs, including present and future capacity requirements.
Configure, install, troubleshoot various network devices and services (e.g., routers, switches, firewalls, VPN), LAN, and WAN.
Analyze user’s Information Technology (IT) requirements, concept of operations documents, and high-level system architectures.
Validate system requirements and provide recommendations.
Advise senior level customers on network architecture and optimization.
More About the Role:
Implement and maintain an enterprise network environment to include Cisco routers, Cisco & Dell switches (Multi-Layer, Data Center/ Access/Core/ Distribution), Fortinet firewalls and Software defined access
Conduct testing of network systems. Maximize network performance by monitoring performance; responding to and troubleshooting network problems and outages; scheduling upgrades; conducting equipment refreshes; collaborating with network architects on network optimization.
Utilize monitoring, performance analysis, network management, software and hardware equipment to troubleshoot and isolate problems, assess network performance, and trace data and protocol activity.
Track all work activities in Service Now.
You’ll Bring These Qualifications:
Ability to obtain DoD Security Clearance
Ability to obtain Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Entry On Duty (EOD) - Active EOD preferred
BA/BS + 8 years of applicable experience or 14 years without degree
One of the following certifications: CompTIA Network+, CCNA, or CCNP
Previous experience working on physical and logical network infrastructure installation or deployment/refresh projects
Experience with making configuration changes on switches, routers, and firewalls
Experience with systems and network monitoring tools
Experience gathering technical and business customer requirements
Strong networking background to be able to troubleshoot complex network issues
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Able to communicate clearly and professionally with senior customers to field and troubleshooting questions and issues
Experience with well-architected design principles for network Security, Reliability, Performance Efficiency, Operational Excellence, and Cost Optimization
Implementation of Network KPIs and Dashboards for measuring, assessing, and reporting the quality, health, and capability of the network
Experience with Software Defined Networks
Cloud network or architecture experience (E.g., Nutanix, AWS, Azure, Google, etc.)
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
Windows Server administration
SolarWinds network management
Experience with Network Packet Brokers
Experience with wireless services
Implementation of New Generation Firewalls
Previous DHS or DoD experience
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.