VT Group is a leading technology integrator with close to 50 years’ experience delivering technology and C4ISR solutions to solve the complex challenges faced by our government and commercial customers in the Defense and National Security markets.
VT Group is seeking a Network Engineer located in Chantilly, VA.
Requried Skills / Capabilities
Experience with installing, configuring, and troubleshooting Cisco 55xx Firewalls.
Experience with hands-on network implementation and troubleshooting across the access, distribution, and core.
Experience setting up Cisco Point-to-Point VPNs
WAN experience including MPLS and coordinating installation and troubleshooting with service providers, i.e. AT&T.
Knowledge based experience in switching, routing, enterprise architectures, and network troubleshooting
Experience in the design, planning, and implementation of communications solutions based on Cisco technologies
Experience specifying equipment to cost effectively meet solution requirements, including HW devices, optics, transceivers, etc.
Experience with debugging and analytics techniques such as the use of network protocol analyzers, analysis of dump files, tracing, and performance tuning.
Experience with network performance monitoring tools, preferably Solarwinds NPM
Team-oriented performer with an outstanding work ethic
Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills.
Must be able to manage multiple tasks / projects simultaneously.
Must be able to work well with others in a team environment.
Microsoft Visio proficiency
Preferred Additional Skills:
Flexibility and willingness to support full-stack (network, compute, storage, cloud, applications)
Experience with Gigabit Passive Optical Networks (GPON)
Virtualization / VDI implementation experience and/or knowledge base
VMWare certifications desired
All Cisco certifications
Experience with network automation tools (Ansible, etc.)
Scripting / Programming experience
Experience with industry leading Next Generation Firewalls solutions (Cisco, Checkpoint, etc.)
Additional industry certifications (Public Cloud, SD-WAN, WAN optimization, Virtualization)
VoIP experience with design / installation / integration / troubleshooting / experience (Cisco Call Manager)
The ability to communicate complex solutions in a simple and straight-forward way
Join VT Group if you want to serve with friendly and caring people who are dedicated to delivering critical services and helping our customers solve difficult problems in often world-changing circumstances.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
VT Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
VT Group is a drug free workplace. All applicants must pass a drug test before beginning work or receiving an offer of employment. Refusal to submit to testing will result in disqualification of further employment consideration.