Job Openings Network Engineer - Level 1

About the job Network Engineer - Level 1


Network engineer is a technical professional responsible for designing, implementing, maintaining, supporting, and developing secure communication networks within organizations or between organizations.


  • Detailed designing, technical consulting and implementation services. High Level Design, Low Level design and Acceptance test planning for Data Networks
  • Design, setup and configure Local Area Network per corporate standard
  • Design, setup and configure global Wide Area Network per corporate standard
  • Design, setup and configure wireless infrastructure to support secure private corporate and guest Internet access per corporate standard
  • Design, setup and configure Internet facing infrastructure (DNS, DMZ, VPN, etc.) per corporate standard
  • Design, setup and configure load balancers per corporate standard per corporate standard
  • Design, setup and configure voice, video and fax infrastructure per corporate standard
  • Design, setup and configure network and security infrastructure for external partners and contract manufacturers
  • Setup and administrate security appliances including firewall, VPN and reverse proxy
  • Maintain software applications and operating systems to support regular network operations including DNS, DHCP, WINS, IPAM and Monitoring
  • Define and document system standards with written procedures, processes, engineering drawings and other technical documents
  • Monitor and support multi-regions (including Cloud) network operations (DHCP, DNS, switches, routers, etc)
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose network, voice and security related issues
  • Evaluate vendors, processes and technologies to improve quality and efficiency of IT infrastructure
  • Collaborate with users to capture system requirements and propose network solutions to meet user requirements
  • Capacity monitoring (Utilization, QoS, IP allocation, Port density, etc.), diagnostic and recommend remediation
  • Coordinate and scheduling outage for upgrade and patch management
  • Design and propose new solutions to improve performance and resiliency of current environment
  • Manage small projects to integrate new network designs into production
  • Provide inputs and guidance in development of new technologies and solutions
  • Support for network performance management
  • Network analysis, integration, and tuning
  • Configuration of network devices
  • Support for a variety of network devices, to include – Firewalls, routers, switches, load balancers and WAPs
  • Support all preventative and emergency maintenance activities
  • Support problem management efforts, to include development of Root Cause Analysis documentation and resolution
  • Provide support for any network-related projects to include router/switch upgrades, circuit upgrades
  • Maintain and audit asset inventory



  • Bachelor’s degree in IT Computer related field preferred or 3 years of relevant experience


  • Understanding of OSI and TCP/IP model (TCP, UDP, CIDR, etc.)
  • Understanding of LAN networking protocols (PoE, STP, EIGRP, HSRP, VLAN, etc.)
  • Understanding of WAN networking protocols (BGP, PBR, MPLS, etc.)
  • Understanding of QoS networking protocols
  • Understanding of Wireless 802.11 protocols (802.11b/a/g/n/ac, WPA, WEP, PEAP, etc.)
  • Experience with monitoring, network troubleshooting and analytics tools
  • Experience with Windows server and Linux operating system
  • Experience with managing voice infrastructure (PBX, SIP, POTS, PRI)
  • Experience with security operation (ACLs)
  • Experience with IP Address Management (DHCP, DNS)
  • Strong oral and written communication and presentation skills
  • Strong technical problem solving and analytic skills to isolate problems, recommend and implement solutions
  • Ability to follow tasks to completion and be dependable
  • Ability to work at in a fast pace environment, dealing with multiple priorities
  • Ability to manage projects
  • Ability to learn new technologies quickly
  • Ability to interact with team members without supervision
  • Demonstrate a professional business attitude when working with internal staff and external clients
  • Sense of urgency, initiative and competitive drive to get things done


Any of the following certifications are a plus:

  • CompTIA A+
  • CompTIA Network +
  • CompTIA Security +
  • CompTIA Server+
  • Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
  • Accredited Configuration Engineer (ACE)
  • Cisco Certified Network Entry-level (CCNET)
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
  • Network Security Expert Level 2 (NSE 2)

General Requirements:

  • US Citizenship required
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a government security clearance
  • May be required to work additional hours to support business objectives
  • Limited availability to take leave during peak business cycles to support business objectives
  • Valid driver’s license and vehicle are required for this position as it requires client onsite support.
  • Ability to maintain valid driver's license issued within the United States and proof of personal liability insurance (applicable for mileage reimbursement)
  • Must be willing to submit to assessment, background, and illegal substance testing prior to employment
  • Ability to travel, up to 75% of time to domestic locations

Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer