Network Systems Engineer Lead Multiple Locations

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Posted by: ABBTECH Professional Resources on Feb 23, 2018


Scott Air Force Base, IL

Job Description:

Position responsibilities:
Provides engineering and technical support on selected issues relating to the DWDM telecommunication network within the DISN. Engages in a broad range of specialized network/system functional areas, such as network systems engineering, network topology planning, network route planning, management of network configurations, and modeling and simulation of the networks/systems. Based on the needs of the specific telecommunications network/information system supported, responsibilities may include, but are not limited to: Provides technical expertise on the operation, maintenance and management of the hardware, software and/or transmission facilities comprising the network/system. Responsible for engineering support to existing and emerging technological enhancements in the specific network/system. Assist in developing specific cutover/implementation plans based on established procedures. Interfaces with other technical experts on network performance, based on Department of Defense criteria, and recommends additions/deletions/reconfigurations. Researches, analyzes and/or develops reports of network/system operations, functions, or performance; network topology plans/changes; network route plans/changes; configurations, etc. Coordinates with other technical experts to formulate implementation plans for the insertion of new technologies into the network/system, support evolving Government requirements. Applies systems engineering disciplines to the provisioning of new service offerings over the network/system, often specifically tailored with military unique features. Applies knowledge of Performance monitor statistics.
Position requirements:
Experience with one of more: alarm surveillance, fault management, configuration management, LAN maintenance, performance management. Experience troubleshooting fiber optic networks. Experience working with OC-192, 10G Ethernet, and DWDM networks Experience in remotely configuring networking or transport devices. Expertise in the following: Optical; DWWM networks Ability to work in a team focused, dynamic environment. Requires expertise the following devices/vendors: Ciena, Corestream or 6500 Ability to interpret network topology diagrams and proposed device configuration changes. Experience with network systems engineering, network topology planning, network route planning, management of network configurations, and network modeling and simulation. Employee needs to be able to sit at a workstation for extended periods; use hand(s) to handle or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear. Most positions require ability to work on desktop or laptop computer for extended periods of time reading, reviewing/analyzing information, and providing recommendations, summaries and/or reports in written format. Must be able to effectively communicate with others verbally and in writing.
Place of Performance: either Scott AFB, Ford Island, HI or Tampa. Qualified candidates located in any of the three cities will be considered.


DOD Secret, open SSBI needed if TS Clearance not held


Security+ or other 8570 IAT Level 2 compliant certification.

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