Information Technology (IT)
WAN System Engineer
Job Location US-MD-Suitland ID 2017-3389 # of Openings 1 Targeted Job Start Date 5/1/2019
EIS is seeking motivated professionals (analysts, scientists, engineers, specialists and technicians) interested in working in small team environments in the areas of analysis, production and dissemination of vital, timely and accurate scientific, technical and intelligence information to key consumers worldwide.
The WAN Systems Engineer will build, install, operate, troubleshoot, and maintain external data communication circuits and associated WAN network interface equipment for Hopper Information Services Center (HISC) supported customers worldwide to allow for 24 hour a day uninterrupted service. The ideal candidate will be responsible for configuring and maintaining WAN equipment resident within the National Maritime Intelligence Center (NMIC) Technical Control Facility (TCF) and remote classified networks in designated areas of the world. The WAN System Engineer will also oversee installations and any changes or upgrades to existing network and communications plant.
Active TS/SCI security clearance
H.S. Diploma or GED
4-6 years experience with WAN technologies and environments
Knowledge with Remedy incident management tool
Proficient in: MS VISIO, EIGRP, BGP, SNMP, OSPF, Spanning Tree, ARP, dot1Q, VLANs, VPN, GRE, subnetting, masking, and various other routing and networking protocols.
Proficient with various network management tools (Solarwinds, nGenius, Infinistream, etc)
Proficient with cryptography and various IP and serial encryption technologies to include HAIPE, TACLANE, STU and STE encrypted communication devices
Proficient with Telecommunications technologies and devices such as modems, T-1 extenders, multiplexers, optical transport, T1, E1, ATM, DS3, T3, Metro-Ethernet, OC-n and Long-haul circuitry such as Public Switched Networks, SONET, MPLS, VPN, ISDN
EIS is committed to conducting business with honesty, integrity, and in full compliance of the law. We ensure client satisfaction with high-quality products and services that are delivered on schedule and within budget. We promote staff satisfaction through challenging work, excellent compensation, and career development. We use industry standards, best practices, and continuous process improvements to ensure mission success and client satisfaction.
As a strategic partner with our clients, EIS offers the following proven services that align program management, systems engineering, and Information Technology (IT) solutions to their business goals and performance objectives:
IT Advisory Services (Systems Engineering/ Systems Engineering and Technical Assistance (SETA); Enterprise and Data Architecture, Portfolio Management ( Capital Planning and Investment Control (CPIC)))
IT Software and Systems Services (Software Engineering, Software Development, Systems and Software Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V), Quality Assurance (QA))
IT Infrastructure Services (IT Infrastructure, Network and Data Center Operations, Database Administration (DBA), System Administration, Network Engineering, Telecommunications, Video Teleconference (VTC), Mobile Solutions, Big Data, Data Analytics)
Client IT Support (Help Desk, End User IT Support)
IT Security (Information Assurance (IA), Information Security, Cybersecurity, Policy and Compliance, Hardware, Forensics)
Professional/Business Services (Project/Program Management/ PMO, Major Systems Acquisition, Business/Financial Management, Earned Value Management (EVM), Logistics, Training, Human Resources (HR))
Welcome to our employment section. At EIS, you will have the opportunity to use your knowledge, experience, energy, and creativity while developing your skills in a quality work environment. Whether you’re looking for a new professional challenge, making a career transition, or just starting out, you will find a wide range of challenging positions to choose from.
Additionally, EIS offers excellent salary and benefits to our employees. Our benefits package is among one of the best offered by Federal Information Technology contractors, small and large combined.