- IAT Level II
- CompTIA Network+
Business Group Highlights
The Defense group supports the Department of Defense (DoD) mission to keep our homeland and its citizens safe. We provide solutions to improve the Nation's defense by providing software, systems engineering, IT, training and logistics and fleet management solutions.
Network Administrator Master is a subject matter expert in troubleshooting, isolating, and resolving network systems issues and anomalies. Plans, installs, configures, services, repairs, and maintains hardware and software for network services, storage devices, and server systems. Integrates multiple information systems in local and dispersed networked environments. Evaluates and resolves complex customer information system problems. Coordinates, schedules, and implements required hardware upgrades to maintain operational mission capability and security compliance. Installs, configures, and optimizes hubs, routers, switches, and server systems software. Ensures the proper installation and configuration of workstation hardware and software for efficient operation on various physical and wireless networks. Facilitates team members to gain proficiency in monitoring and maintaining network devices, environmental control appliances, and server systems.
The work environment has been defined as dynamic and fast-paced, requiring effective interactions and communications. Will support a 24/7/365 network watch position by monitoring, logging, troubleshooting, and coordinating fix actions with the USSTRATCOM Network Operations and Security Center team, other lines of service, and vendor support to maintain communications across multiple networks.
TS clearance, eligible for special accesses
Perform watch, providing 24x7x365 monitoring of the USSTRATCOM networks
Work rotating schedules when applicable, and report to work during non-business hours for emergency situations
Work independently for extended durations
Continuously monitor several tools and report network incidents and threats in real time
Perform product evaluations and recommendation of products/services to improve network performance, redundancy, and resiliency
Monitor environmental status of data centers and communication closets, utilizing various tools and methods such as Web Control, Email, and others
Validate and test basic network architecture and design solutions to produce detailed engineering specifications with recommended vendor technologies
Provide technical guidance for directing and monitoring information systems operations
Perform advanced troubleshooting of network performance issues through analysis of network traffic
Create and implement load tests and provide capacity planning solutions
Monitor and respond to complex technical control facility hardware and software problems. Interface with vendor support service groups to ensure proper escalation during outages or periods of degraded system performance
Devise and direct routine testing and perform analysis of all elements of the network facilities (including power, software, communications machinery, lines, modems, and terminals)
Demonstrate proficiency in utilizing software and hardware tools to identify and diagnose complex problems and factors affecting network performance
Operate, maintain, and administer network components to meet operational, availability, and mission requirements
Devise work instructions or standard operating procedures for newly installed or changed network systems
Perform escort duties to sensitive areas and provide infrastructure support, to include pulling, splicing, installing, terminating, and troubleshooting copper and fiber
Complete electronic documentation of all work completed and update cable layouts for all networks
Provide assistance in site surveys in order to provide engineering team correct materials, tools, bill of material estimates, etc. needed to complete projects
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, Information Technology, Information Science, Information Systems or a related discipline, or a minimum of 6-10 years relevant industry experience
Experience working with relevant network systems and networking principles
Meet or exceed DoD8570 Information Assurance Technician (IAT-II) and Cyber Security Service Provider (CSSP) requirements or equivalent certifications
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) – Routing and Switching
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT)
CompTIA Network +
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) foundation
What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sector—from investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.
Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nation’s most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.
Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.
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