Network Engineer with LAN/WAN/MAN, MPLS, Metro Ethernet, BGP, OSPF, VOIP, Solarwinds, NAC, NIST and PCI/HIPPA experience

Request ID: BL-8942-1 (911390916)

Network Engineer with LAN/WAN/MAN, MPLS, Metro Ethernet, BGP, OSPF, VOIP, Solarwinds, NAC, NIST and PCI/HIPPA experience

Location: Columbia, SC
Duration: 9 Months

REQUIRED SKILLS (RANK IN ORDER OF IMPORTANCE):
AT LEAST FIVE (5) YEARS OF RELEVANT SUPERVISORY EXPERIENCE.
AT LEAST FIVE (5) YEARS OF RELEVANT EXPERIENCE WORKING IN A LARGE, COMPLEX NETWORK ENVIRONMENT.
KNOWLEDGE OF LAN, WAN AND MAN
KNOWLEDGE OF DATA TRANSPORT SUCH AS MPLS AND METRO ETHERNET
KNOWLEDGE OF ROUTING PROTOCOLS SUCH AS BGP AND OSPF
KNOWLEDGE OF TCP/IP
KNOWLEDGE OF VLANS, 802.1Q TRUNKING
KNOWLEDGE OF VOIP DESIGN AND SUPPORT
KNOWLEDGE OF WIRELESS NETWORKING
KNOWLEDGE OF NETWORK MONITORING TOOLS SUCH AS SOLARWINDS
KNOWLEDGE OF NETWORK ACCESS CONTROL (NAC)
KNOWLEDGE OF SECURITY STANDARDS SUCH AS THOSE PUBLISHED BY NIST
KNOWLEDGE OF COMPLIANCE REQUIREMENTS SUCH AS PCI AND HIPPA
SKILLED IN LEADING A GROUP OF APPROXIMATELY 10 TECHNICAL STAFF
SKILLED IN MANAGING MULTIPLE VENDORS ACROSS MULTIPLE PROJECTS
SKILLED IN PROCESS AND PROCEDURE DEVELOPMENT AND DOCUMENTATION;
SKILLED IN MANAGING LARGE, COMPLEX NETWORKS WITH MORE THAN 150 ROUTERS/SWITCHES/ENCRYPTION DEVICES;
SKILLED IN MANAGING MULTIPLE CONNECTIONS TO SERVICE PROVIDERS
SKILLED IN MANAGING MULTIPLE PROJECTS AT THE SAME TIME.
ABILITY TO ANALYZE URGENT SITUATIONS, PRIORITIZE NEEDS AND ASSIGN RESOURCES WHILE NOT INTERRUPTING THE DAILY WORK FLOW
ABILITY TO COMMUNICATE A SENSE OF URGENCY TO VENDORS DURING AN OUTAGE.
ABILITY TO COMMUNICATE EFFECTIVELY UTILIZING BOTH VERBAL AND WRITTEN METHODS
ABILITY TO WORK MULTIPLE TASKS WITH COMPETING PRIORITIES.

REQUIRED EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS:
A BACHELOR’S DEGREE RELATED TO INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY. RELEVANT EXPERIENCE MAY BE SUBSTITUTED ON A YEAR-FOR-YEAR BASIS.

Experience
Administrative Verbal Communication Skills Yes 1 Expert Currently Using 4 – 6 Years
Administrative Written Communication Skills Yes 1 Expert Currently Using 4 – 6 Years
Education NIST Configuration Management Controls Yes 1 Expert Currently Using 4 – 6 Years
Education Bachelor’s degree in a technical or business field No 2 Advanced
Miscellaneous Network protocols Yes 1 Expert Currently Using 4 – 6 Years
Miscellaneous TRANSLATE COMPLEX BUSINESS REQUIREMENTS INTO TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS Yes 1 Advanced Currently Using 4 – 6 Years
Miscellaneous Leadership skills No 2 Advanced Within 6 Months 2 – 4 Years
Network Security Experience in projects involving PCI/NIST security implementations and/or audits. Yes 1 Advanced Currently Using 4 – 6 Years
Networking & Directories Cisco – Firewalls Yes 1 Advanced Currently Using 4 – 6 Years
Networking & Directories Cisco – VPN Yes 1 Advanced Currently Using 4 – 6 Years
Networking & Directories CISCO Routers Yes 1 Expert Currently Using 4 – 6 Years
Networking & Directories CISCO SWITCHES Yes 1 Expert Currently Using 4 – 6 Years
Networking & Directories Local Area Network (LAN) Yes 1 Expert Currently Using 4 – 6 Years
Networking & Directories Network Administration Yes 1 Advanced Currently Using 4 – 6 Years
Networking & Directories VOIP Yes 1 Expert Currently Using 4 – 6 Years
Networking & Directories VPN DEVICES Yes 1 Advanced Currently Using 4 – 6 Years
Protocols TCP/IP Yes 1 Expert Currently Using 4 – 6 Years
Software Framwork SolarWinds Yes 1 Expert Currently Using 4 – 6 Years

SCOPE OF THE PROJECT:
SERVES AS A NETWORK INTEGRATION MANAGER FOR DEPARTMENT OF ADMINISTRATION/ OTIS/ DTO/ NETWORK SERVICES/ NETWORK INTEGRATION. PROVIDE SUPERVISION TO THE NETWORK INTEGRATION STAFF OF SIX (6) NETWORK ENGINEERS AND ONE (1) SOLARWINDS ENGINEER. ENSURE BASIC AND ADVANCED TECHNICAL SOLUTIONS ARE PROVIDED TO CUSTOMERS/USERS TECHNOLOGY DESIGNS, INSTALLATIONS, MODIFICATIONS AND TROUBLESHOOTING REQUESTS WHILE ADHERING TO AGENCY AND STATE POLICIES. THE INCUMBENT OVERSEES THE HARDWARE, SOFTWARE AND CIRCUITS THAT MAKE UP THE METRONET NETWORK, CUSTOMER NETWORKS AND CUSTOMER CONNECTIONS. PARTICIPATES IN DISCUSSIONS WITH CUSTOMERS, VENDORS AND PEERS. PROVIDE LEADERSHIP IN NETWORKING FOR DTO. DEMONSTRATES A KNOWLEDGE OF BEST PRACTICES FOR SECURE NETWORKING, AND EXPERTISE IN THE DESIGN, CONFIGURATION, MANAGEMENT AND TROUBLESHOOTING OF NETWORKS. DEVELOPS AND MAINTAINS PROCESSES, PROCEDURES AND CHECKLISTS FOR MANAGING NETWORKS. MUST OBTAIN AND MAINTAIN SECURITY CERTIFICATIONS FOR HIPPA, FTI AND CJIS.

DAILY DUTIES / RESPONSIBILITIES: MANAGES NETWORK INTEGRATION TEAM. PROVIDE SUPERVISION TO THE NETWORK INTEGRATION STAFF. OVERSEES DAY TO DAY OPERATIONS OF THE METRONET AND MANAGED CUSTOMER NETWORKS. MANAGES ROUTE AND SWITCH FUNCTIONS, ENCRYPTION, FIREWALL AND VPN. MANAGES ALL NETWORK INCIDENTS. ENSURES NETWORK APPLICATIONS SUCH AS DNS, NAC, TACACS AND SOLARWINDS ARE OPERATING PROPERLY AND EFFICIENTLY. PROVIDES REPORTING TO MANAGEMENT.

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