AECOM Network Specialist: Ft. Sam Houston in San Antonio, Texas
Business Line Government
Position Title Network Specialist: Ft. Sam Houston
United States of America - Texas
AECOM has upcoming and on-going opportunities for full-time Network Specialist at Ft. Sam Houston, Texas. You will provide overall network infrastructure support to routing and switching equipment, firewalls and IDS/IPS, and associated cabling.
The Network Specialist ensures that the LAN/WAN is capable of providing required services by supporting the network infrastructure through the use of troubleshooting and problem resolution in a production environment.
Provides daily operational support for LAN/WAN networks, including firewalls.
Plans, installs and supports hardware and software upgrades; resolves technical issues associated with network and routing protocols at all levels of the OSI model through the use of diagnostics and network administration tools such as Hewlett Packard (HP) OpenView, Cisco Works and Tivoli. An understanding of Management
Information Blocks (MIB) and MRTG to measure, plan and execute methodologies to ensure high performance levels and minimum downtime.
Responsible for maintaining LAN – WAN barrier systems to prevent unauthorized access to MTF systems. In order to meet these requirements, the Network Specialist must be familiar with Cisco firewalls, Cisco, Alcatel, Hewlett-Packard, Nortel and NetScreen VPN devices and IDSs.
Uses diagnostic utilities to identify and isolate problems encountered on different mediums and network protocols, gather latency statistics and find specific network bottlenecks, evaluate problems and implement fix actions through device reconfiguration or replacement depending on the circumstances.
EDUCATION (One of the following three (3) options is required):• Bachelor’s degree in computer sciences, engineering, or related technical discipline, and five (5) years related experience• Successful completion of a certification program at a technical or vocational school, and ten (10) years related experience.• Comparable Department of Defense technical training, and ten (10) years of related experience.
REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS: Security+CE and Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) or equivalent.
Requires a self-motivated individual possessing excellent people, verbal and written communication skills.
Must have strong network experience maintaining Cisco switches and routers, and trouble-shooting general LAN/WAN problems.
Must have good knowledge on general security methodologies such as firewalls, IDS/IPS and access control lists.
Must be a U.S. Citizen and able to pass a National Agency Check for Position of Trust (ADPII).
Previous or current Position of Trust (ADPII).
DoD and/or Medical experience preferred.
What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.
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Job Category Information Technology
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 166001BR