Polaris Alpha

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Network Engineer

Network Engineer

Req # 
2392
Position Type 
Full Time
FLSA Status 
Exempt
Category 
Engineering - System Engineering
Security Clearance 
TS\SCI Full Scope Poly
Location 
Annapolis Junction, MD

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Benefits

In addition to competitive compensation, Polaris Alpha offers excellent benefits:

• Comprehensive Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage
• Life and AD&D coverage at 3x annual salary
• 401k plan, 4% gifted contributions for all eligible employees - 100% vested in plan from date of enrollment
• 4+ weeks of PTO and 10 Paid Holidays observed
• Education Assistance Program
• Relocation programs

Job Description

Polaris Alpha develops innovative solutions to the most significant challenges affecting our Nation's ability to collect, utilize, and defend digital information. We’re passionate about developing cutting-edge, creative solutions, and fostering a highly sought-out place of employment for many of the brightest minds in the industry. We are the best because we hire the best. At Polaris Alpha, we have developed a culture of going above and beyond the normal expectations in the delivery of our work. Our clients and employees are the number one reason why we’re successful, and that formula won’t be changing!

The Senior Network Engineer will provide systems, network, and storage engineering services to support the Endpoint& Forensics customer. The main initial focus will be to lead and continue the migration the customer platform from CISCO to Brocade. The target focus will include phased system upgrades and improvements aimed to ensure the continued execution of the E&F mission.

Required Skills

• At least eighteen (18) years of general experience in computer science, computer engineering, engineering, mathematics, or related discipline.
• Note: A bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering or computer engineering may be substituted for four (4) years of general experience. A master’s degree in computer science, engineering, mathematics, or a related discipline, may be substituted for two (2) years of general experience.
• At least ten (10) years of experience in engineering and program processes (CM, QA, risk management, reporting) software development methodologies, planning, designing, and analyzing processing and storage retrieval systems on a mid- to large-scale (e.g., ONEROOF - PINWALE, integration programs).

Clearance:

TS/SCI with FULL SCOPE POLY

Desired Skills

• Strong experience with Cisco and Brocade networking platforms
• Enterprise Class Storage experience
• Problem solving skills
• LAN knowledge
• Proxy servers
• Network design and implementation
• Network hardware configuration
• Network performance tuning
• Secure network system by establishing and enforcing policies; defining and monitoring access
• Communicate with outside organizations to resolve network, system, server or other problems
• Planning and using resources effectively; orchestrating multiple activities simultaneously to accomplish work

Physical Demands and Working Conditions:

Normal office setting, therefore the noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Work is generally sedentary in nature, but may require standing and walking. Use of hands to operate computer equipment. Frequent near vision use for reading and computer use.

EOE M/F/D/V
Polaris Alpha is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

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