Location: Reston, Virginia, USA
Remote Work: Hybrid
Job Number: R0173061
Network Operations Center Engineer
Perform real-time monitoring and maintenance operations of network devices, server assets, mission-critical systems, enterprise services, and networking infrastructure across multiple physical sites on disparate networks. Serve as Tier III support to escalate and resolve technical issues in operational network environments. Collaborate across multiple engineering disciplines, resolving network incidents to ensure optimal network operation center performance and build, configure, test, harden, and decommission Windows and Linux servers. Conduct in-depth research into vendor-specific technical documentation, system event logs to identify root causes and provide expert recommendations to resolve long-standing issues and conduct firewall changes, create or troubleshoot F5 iRules, and manage DNS entries and port security. Configure interfaces on Cisco IOS, IOS-XE, IIOS-XR, and NX-OS devices and develop and modify zone-based firewall policies on Juniper SRX Firewalls. Support the operation and maintenance of critical Windows and Linux systems to maintain operational availability and an excellent security posture through system configuration and patching or STIGs maintenance. Log and track all work products in the ticketing system, record applied diagnostic techniques used to complete the tasks, and develop and maintain comprehensive documentation for all troubleshooting procedures, patching plans, and required to fix actions.
3+ years of experience with an Operations and System or Network Administration role
Experience with developing and enhancing IT troubleshooting processes
Experience with DoD IT security requirements, including installing patches
Experience with monitoring solutions, including SolarWinds, Infoblox, Splunk, or Cisco ISE
Knowledge of common ports and protocols and Layers 1-4 of the OSI model
Ability to work modified shift hours
HS diploma or GED
DoD 8570 Level II Security Certification, including Security+ Certification
Experience with virtualization, including VMware and VDI
Experience with task automation or system orchestration via PowerShell
Experience with basic network administration, including switch port configuration, zone-based firewall policy management, DHCP support, and DNS management
Experience with managing enterprise applications, including Microsoft Exchange, JIRA, Microsoft SCCM/MECM, and Skype for Business
Knowledge of vulnerability and STIG scanning tools, including Nessus, SCC Tool, ACAS, and Tanium
Ability to extract and document user requirements
Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills
Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance is required.
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Salary at Booz Allen is determined by various factors, including but not limited to location, the individual’s particular combination of education, knowledge, skills, competencies, and experience, as well as contract-specific affordability and organizational requirements. The projected compensation range for this position is $58,400.00 to $133,000.00 (annualized USD). The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position and is just one component of Booz Allen’s total compensation package for employees.
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