Raytheon Senior Network Engineer in Springfield, Virginia

Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services (IIS) is seeking an individual to join our team to design, integrate, test and troubleshoot a large network infrastructure. The Network Engineer will work closely with other engineers, internal and external to the organization, to ensure the integration and continued operation of network capabilities guaranteeing highly available systems. The candidate will need to understand fiber channel protocol, SAN switches and Brocade SAN switches. Responsibilities include the configuration and evaluation of network switches to achieve maximum performance, reliability and network security. Tasks will also include the implementation and review of security procedures and related documentation for certifying, testing and preventing unauthorized access to the supported networks. The candidate will be responsible for the administration of a large number of network switches and other network devices. The successful candidate must be a team player who is self-motivated, capable of working within deadlines, pays attention to details, and is able to adapt to changing situations and environments. The Network Administration Group is responsible for the administration of a large number of network switches and other network devices. The members of this group work to ensure the integration and continued operation of network capabilities ensuring highly available systems. Duties include the configuration and evaluation of network switches to achieve maximum performance, reliability and network security. Tasks will include the implementation and review of security procedures and related documentation for certifying, testing and preventing unauthorized access to the supported networks. Position can be a G08 or G09 depending on experience. Must be a US Citizenship as this position requires an active TS/SCI clearance with SSBI and a CI POLY Sign-on Bonus Candidates with a current Secret Security Clearance or higher are eligible for a $10,000 Sign-on Bonus if the Clearance is confirmed and the candidate is hired by Raytheon. ERIP (Employee Referral Incentive Bonus) $10k for hires with Secret Security Clearance and above; $20k for hires with Top Secret Security Clearance and above; $5k for lower clearances and $2,500 for all other hires. Job Responsibilities: Communicate with various levels of personnel to promote the exchange of information required for installation and configurations efforts Foster open communication between team members, and development staff to bring forward ideas on how they can collectively deliver a more effective solution Provide 24x7 On-Call support with rotating coverage Installation and configuration of new and existing network equipment for new and existing environments Display integrity and honesty in all that you do Maximizing availability of client's infrastructure through continuous improvement and proactive, preventative maintenance Ensure that all procedures and policies are up to date and are available for use by all members of the team Using scripts and automation, support deployment and maintenance of applications and system settings Recording and taking ownership of issues using the customer provided trouble ticketing system from initiation through successful resolution Conduct deep dive analysis to determine root cause of technical issues Required Knowledge and Skills: Have a strong background in network fundamentals and distributed computing environments Multi security level network environment Knowledge of TPC/IP protocol, routing, switching and network troubleshooting techniques Create, Deploy and troubleshoot ACLs Build trunks, VLANS and routing Routing protocols: RIP, OSPF and BGP Network Equipment: Cisco, Juniper and Brocade Storage Area Networks Create and Modify SAN zoning Understand SAN and Network fabric Physical network connectivity utilizing fiber and copper connections Advanced trouble shooting skills to resolve complex issues and root cause analysis CISSP, Security+ or other DoD 8570 Level 2 or Level 3 certification (IAT, IAM) Capable of working within a team, and effectively communicate with internal and external groups Working knowledge of Linux networking TACACs and RADIUS user authentication Desired Knowledge and Skills: Network Load Balancing using F5 and Cisco Ability to create, maintain and update network documentation, diagrams and security documentation Cloud networking Extreme networking equipment Blade Server Networking Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows networking Minimum Education: 4 years BS/BA in Information Systems, Management Information Systems, Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Information Systems or other related fields. Applicable work experience of 12 years will be applicable in lieu of specific education requirements. 115677

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