Salary up to $140,088 a year
Full job description
Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxyAs the worlds leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise it provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and securePeraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local marketsEvery day, our employees do the cant be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.
Peratons global health and financial solutions sector provides cutting edge solutions to customers ensuring health, financial and personal securityAt peraton, technology, policy, and process work together to support critical missions of consequence.
Peraton is seeking a network engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individualsThis network engineer will be working on cutting edge network design and operationsThis is an excellent opportunity to learn, grow, and be a part of a first class organization working on complex, leading edge network technologyPosition is responsible for providing engineering expertise for complex multi-service networkingThe network engineer is responsible for engineering and supporting the network design, and deployment and operationsThis role has both on-site and remote opportunities available.
Peraton advances public health outcomes by providing the global health community rapid access to technology and science in order to strengthen practice, promote health, prevent disease, and prepare for and respond to adverse health eventsPeraton provides public health informatics and information technology services to leading public health agencies, supporting every major public health event over the past 20 years from sars to covid-19
We help multiple federal agencies through a comprehensive technology approach to identify, react to, and stop attempts at fraud, waste and abuseWe ensure that our technology solutions enforce policy and possess the agility to readily adjust to changing environmentsPeraton helps agencies create custom technology solutions that incorporate advanced analytics, data science, and case management tools.
The opening is representative of both current and future needs and is being used to identify candidates with skills and experience within peratons global health and financial solutions sectorCandidates who express an interest may be considered for similar roles.
Roles and responsibilities:
Provide technical analysis in data center and cyber security network planning, engineering, and design.
Deliver analysis for implementation techniques and tools for the most efficient solution to network and cyber security related problems.
Maintain technical expertise in all areas of network and computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, multiplexes, hubs, bridges, gateways, etc.
Coordinate third-party maintenance for network equipment and troubleshoots problems with department users and department network administrators.
Evaluate potential networking products, technical solutions, and capacity requirements to meet business needs.
Validate enterprise-level network design, newly released equipment software and operating system for vulnerabilities and deficienciesMakes changes to mitigate the risk.
Develop advanced technological ideas and guides their development into a final product.
Review the customer`s network looking for opportunities to enhance network functionality, performance and reliability by utilizing the proven industry best-practices and architectures.
Provide specifications and detail schematics for unified network architecture of the enterprise.
Analyze current networking device configurations and determine implementation requirements.
Develop implementation strategies, plans and processes for a nationwide rollout/upgrade of the network equipment.
Develop standard operating procedures (sops) for administering the monitoring and performance measurement system.
Upgrade configuration of existing networking equipment to support new features and functions.
Configure and maintain virtual private network (vpn), network admission control (nac), cisco identity service engine (ise), cisco nexus, cisco asr.
Provide third-level support and troubleshooting of network problemsPeriodically provide after-hours and weekend support.
Demonstrate strong oral and written communication skills, with the ability to communicate technical topics to management and non-technical audiences, as well as interface with the customer on a daily basis.
Bachelors degree in a related technical field and a minimum of 5 years related technical experience
Minimum of 3+ years in engineering complex network systems
Cisco certified network engineers must possess a cisco ccie or equivalent level of cisco certification.
Must possess a second ccie or ccde credential.
Must be a us citizen or us permanent resident (green card holder)
Must be willing and have the ability to obtain a public trust clearance.
Preferred one of the ccie certifications to be in security domain.
Hands-on experience with cisco nxos, cisco ise, sd-wan.
Prior hands on experience with cisco networks.
Knowledge of wide area network technologies.
Understanding of network connectivity for physical and virtualized servers and storage area network (san).
Knowledge of ip routing protocols and implementations.
Understanding and experience with public and private cloud networking services.
Extensive verifiable knowledge of local area network technologies such as ethernet, identity service engine (ise), 802.1x protocol, wireless lan as well as the physical media and equipment associated with each.
For colorado residents
Colorado salary minimum: $65,520.00
Colorado salary maximum: $140,088.00
The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position, and is just one component of peraton`s total compensation package for employeesOther rewards may include annual bonuses, short- and long-term incentives, and program-specific awardsIn addition, peraton provides a variety of benefits to employees.