Job ID :
3726
Company :
DC Government
Location :
washington, DC
Type :
Contract
Duration :
6 Months
Status :
Active
Openings :
1
Posted :
5 years ago
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Complete Description:

 

The Network Operations Center seeks a Senior Engineer .  This position will report to the DCNOC Director or designee for assignment of duties and tasks. The purpose of the position is to provide an expert level of technical operational support, administration and monitoring services to  District government agencies.

In order to provide proactive monitoring of the Districts' enterprise infrastructure, the District requires skilled IT personnel. This technical resource position plays a key role in maintaining the continued Enterprise Network Operational Center support for mission critical district services hosted within the OCTO datacenters.

 

The individual will be required to work on the days of the week designated by the Director, or designee. The individual will be required to work a total of 80 hours over a two week period. Shift schedules can be rotated or changed to meet the operational needs of the department, and to also ensure adequate coverage. The individual shall respond to and fix high level problems during his/her assigned shift, and will be required to work on any holiday including Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day. The individual will be expected to be able to work extended hours on an emergency preparedness situation that may occur on their shift.

 

The individual shall be the primary Tier III escalation technician for major events and outages on those systems. They will contact designated individuals responsible for supporting those systems, escalate as necessary, and report on the progress of restoration. She/he shall perform Root Cause Analysis (RCA) for all related major incidents when requested by OCTO, and perform periodic (hourly, per shift, daily) functional and performance testing of existing production systems as required.

This position also requires that the Sr. Network Operations Center Engineer perform architecture and capacity management of the network to include the installation, configuration, testing, maintenance and de-installation of network infrastructure hardware and software as necessary to support increased or decreased network requirements.

 

Roles and responsibilities

•             Expert experience in analysis, design, configuration and implementation of routers, switches and firewalls in network and security layer models.

•             Expert experience in requirements gathering related to implementation of technology solutions across enterprise and service provider networks.

•             Provide hands-on analysis and quality assurance for the DCNET network engineering team, leveraging industry expertise and understanding of large service provider design and deployments of complex technology solutions.

•             Expert in Large Scale Design/Implementation experience with Cisco ASR and Nexus platforms in a Service Provider environment supporting network data and voice subscriber services

 

Skills:

Skill        Required / Desired          Amount               of Experience    Expertise Rating

Hands on experience with Wide Area Network design, implementation and management

Required             10           Years     3 – Expert

Expert level hands on experience with BGP, MPLS, OSPF, LDP, RSVP and HSRP  

Required             10           Years     3 - Expert

Hands on experience with VLAN configuration, spanning tree, configuring a high availability switched environment.       

Required             10           Years     3 - Expert

Hands on experience Monitoring Network systems performance and implements performance tuning

Required             10           Years     3 - Expert

Hands on experience with expert level knowledge in Optical, Wireless, Voice technologies

Required             10           Years     3 - Expert

Valid CCIE written (must provide proof),

Required             10           Years     3 - Expert

Hands on experience with Layer 2 & 3 tunneling technologies, Quality of Service (QOS) design

Required             10           Years     3 - Expert

Hands on experience implementing IP networks over a variety of transmission mediums to include high-bandwidth fiber optics and low-bandwidth          

Required             10           Years     3 - Expert

Experience with Cisco ACS – Device Authentication        

Required             10           Years     3 - Expert

Experience with HP OpenView, Netscout Sniffers and SolarWinds           

Required             5              Years     3 - Expert

A high level understanding of Wireless technologies and implementation            

Required             5              Years     3 - Expert

A high level understanding of VOIP technologies             

Required             5              Years     2 - Proficient

Knowledge of Firewalls

Required             5              Years     2 - Proficient

Knowledge of Intrusion Detection devices          

Required             5              Years     2 - Proficient

Knowledge of LTM and GTM technologies          

Required             5              Years     2 - Proficient

Experience with designing and implementation of IP/MPLS protocol switching in an ISP Core Network

Required             10           Years     3 - Expert

JNCIS    

Highly desired   10           Years     3 - Expert