AceInfo Solutions, Inc.

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Sr. Network Engineer/Architect

Sr. Network Engineer/Architect

Job Location 
US-DC-Washington
Type 
Regular Full-Time
Position Duration 
..
Clearance 
Ability to obtain a SECRET or currently hold a SECRET clearance

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Overview

Ace Info Solutions, Inc. (AceInfo) is a mid-size federal contracting firm with a focused vision: empower our clients, challenge our employees, and grow our business. Founded in December 2000, and employs over 550 professionals. We have a deep commitment to ensuring quality and customer satisfaction with a mature corporate infrastructure, strong management and quality practices. AceInfo is prime on 95% of our contracts, is headquartered in Reston VA, and has geographically dispersed office locations throughout the country, to include: Kearneysville, WV; Chesapeake, VA; Fort Collins, CO; Boulder, CO; Quantico, VA; Kansas City, MO; Bowie, MD; multiple Washington, DC Metropolitan locations, and project presence in 23 states in all time zones. We offer excellent benefits and salary packages including free medical/dental/life insurance premiums for staff members.

 

AceInfo does provide relocation for internal employees and external candidates, within 50 miles (minimum) of work location. 

 

 

AceInfo is currently seeking several Sr. Network Engineer/Network Engineer to support our upcoming federal project, in Washington, DC.  

 

Program Overview: 

The Program enables the sharing of information across the organization’s components’ Partners and other Government Agencies to include shared internet, intranet, and extranet services. Program and Project Management, Enterprise Architecture and Engineering, Engineering Operational Support (Tier II and Tier III support level,) and the Enterprise Operations Center (Tier I support level). The Program and Project Management functional area is responsible for the performance of the program and project management support, program and project reporting activities, project artifact development, artifact organization and configuration management. The Engineering Operational Tier II-III Support functional area is responsible for the operations, maintenance, management, change request management, and break-fix of the network infrastructure. The Enterprise Operations Center functional area is responsible for the continuous (24 hours, 365 days a year) monitoring, analysis, restoration, troubleshooting, escalation, coordination, and reporting of operational information concerning infrastructure.

Responsibilities

  • The Enterprise Architecture and Engineering functional area is responsible for architecting, designing, engineering, of the network infrastructure with a forward-looking approach, to ensure the Wide Area Network (WAN) evolves into a more resilient, innovative, secure, mature, scalable, and cost efficient network, integrating new technologies and services.
  • Architecting, planning, designing, engineering
  • Planning network capacity, measuring statistical trending, reporting network performance, and providing recommendations
  • Performing readiness reviews and validation testing on network changes and provides deployment recommendations prior to full deployment in the production network
  • Architecting, planning, designing, engineering of high-visibility

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements:

  • B.S. or B.A. in Computer Science, Information Sciences, Telecommunications, Electrical Engineering, or equivalent experience.
  • Cisco Certified Internetworking Expert (CCIE)
  • 10+ years overall networkdevelopment, architecture and engineering experience in WANs similar in size and complexity
  • Understanding of Cisco network devices, network fundamentals, LAN/WAN technologies, the ISO layer model, TCP/IP, Routing Switching, DNS/DHCP, VPN, and data communications systems and protocols.
  • Demonstrated experience in complex troubleshooting and building technical solutions.
  • Experience in IT operations, servers, storage, networks, systems management, discrepancy report, and business recovery practices. 

 

Network Environment Requirements:

 

Qualifying candidate must have technical experience in large Wide Area Networks similar in size, complexity, and scope to the contract Wide Area Networks:

  • Wide Area Networks with more than 500 sites throughout the continental US, OCONUS and international locations.
  • Wide Area Networks which transport voice, data, video; Wide Area Networks that have:
    • Planned transition to newer architectures including use of software define networks, cloud services, advanced monitoring, etc.
    • Managed several web-based applications, used by at least 50K customers.
    • Managed more than 5 enterprise-wide services being transported by the WAN, (which are being operated by other vendors and service providers).
    • Facilitated extranet connections to other entities (such as federal, state, local and tribal agencies, as well as non-governmental organizations and private industry).
  • Wide Area Networks which manage more than 50 critical applications, with very critical response times to address real-time technical issue.

 

Candidate shall have one or more of the following certifications (but not required):

 

  • Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP)
  • Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)

 

Technologies requirements:

 

Candidate may be required to possess specific skills and expertise in technologies relevant to their duties to include, but not limited to, the following:

  • Blue Coat Proxy Appliances and Directors
  • BMC Remedy
  • CA Spectrum/eHealth/NetQOS and
  • Cisco (ACE, ASA AnyConnetc VPN, DMVPN, Firewall Appliances/ASA-PIX Firewall/FWSM/CSM, Routing, Switching)
  • Dynatrace
  • F5 Load Balancing
  • HPNA, Network Management Systems Administration
  • Infoblox DNS services
  • IPSEC
  • JAVA/PERL expertise
  • Juniper routing
  • LAN/WAN connectivity and administration
  • Managed Services
  • McAfee
  • Network and Application Performance Management Systems – Netscout,
  • Network and System security
  • Network design and engineering
  • Palo Alto Enterprise Firewalls
  • ServiceNow
  • UNIX/Linux Administration
  • Virtual Private Network technologies, (Cisco, Juniper)

 

 

Ace Info Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to diversity. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetics, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.