AECOM Network Engineer III in Indian Springs, Nevada

United States of America - Nevada, Indian Springs

Job Summary

Purpose and Scope:

The Network Engineer III serves as the network and communications engineer for the UASOCS contract. Furnishes engineering expertise and technical information on requirements analysis, network/communication systems design and engineering support. Supports network/communication systems design, development, implementation and testing for approved projects.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Recommends innovations, design improvements, equipment/media replacement to improve mission operations and functionality.

  • Reviews problem reports and participates in root cause analyses and quality reviews. Is responsible for preparation of programmatic and engineering documentation.

  • Provides expertise on networking and long-haul communications systems and has a working knowledge of systems administration tasks.

  • Analyzes network traffic, quality of service (QoS) and other performance parameters.

  • Coordinates all design changes with the Government Change Control Board (CCB) and provides support to the change control board upon request.

  • Maintains an extensive knowledge of C4ISR architectures and concepts.

  • Maintains familiarity with QA, CM, and test practices/tools.

  • Participates in trade studies for concept development, product evaluation, and design decision making.

  • Provides technical support for the planning and scheduling of program tasks.

  • Documents designs in appropriate drawings and plans.

  • Reviews and assesses proposed changes to the IT infrastructure to ensure network security and information assurance requirements are considered and effectively applied.

  • Conducts risk assessments and scans results.

  • Conducts Certification & Accreditation (C&A) risk analysis, penetration testing, vulnerability assessments, and C&A management for supported networks, assist security certifications and accreditations.

  • Develops, maintains, and distributes customer-friendly templates and step-by-step guides to assist customers with IA requests. Researches false positive scan results, coordinates with external activities on compliance, and ensures that vulnerability findings are reported and tracked until resolved.

  • Performs other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Requirements

Bachelors’ Degree in one or more engineering or science disciplines or equivalent academic and technical training and related work experience. One year of ATM architecture experience is desired. Possess a minimum of five years’ experience in network management, configuration, design and implementation and at least two years’ experience in a DoD operations C4ISR environment. Possess Comp TIA Security+ Certification. Trained in information assurance to DoD 8570.01-M IAT Level II. Excellent oral, written, and graphical communication skills. Possess strong problem solving, analytical and communication skills in addition to in-depth technical knowledge of network hardware and software. Familiarity with engineering lifecycle, including requirements analysis, allocation, verification, and system design. Knowledge of mission/operations, analysis, requirements definition, and support. Basic knowledge of available hardware, software, and network products and designs.

Possess Certified Cisco Network Professional (CCNP) or Juniper Networks Certified Internet Network Professional (JNCIP) certification. Must possess and and maintain a TS/SCI security clearance, and DoD 8570.01-M IA Certification as appropriate. Possess a valid state issued driver’s license.

Preferred Qualifications

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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. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

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Job Category Information Technology

Business Line Government

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 198357BR

Clearance Required Yes

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.