Jacobs Network LAN/WAN Administrator in Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico
Network LAN/WAN Administrator
USSOCOM's mission is to “Provide fully capable Special Operations Forces (SOF) to defend the United States and its interests and synchronize planning for global operations against terrorist networks.” As a member of our team, you will partner with SOF military and civilian members to directly support this mission by providing world-class Information Technology services and support that connect over 60,000 users around the world.
Shift Work is required to support operations. The candidate chosen for this position will work 12 hours per day, 6 days per week on one of two daily shifts (days and evenings); however, customer needs may require modification to this schedule. It is important to be able to work any shift/designated hours required. Position will require night and weekend work.
The Network Administrator (NA) performs tier one and two network support in accordance with the SIE OPORD. Candidates for the NA provide administration of network and communications systems, including, but not limited to, Local Area Network (LAN) and Wide Area Network (WAN) systems. NA need solid technical skills and experience with a variety of network protocols, software, and hardware involved in LAN and WAN operations. The position requires strong troubleshooting, analytic and diagnostic skills, along with good communication abilities. The NA role requires comprehensive knowledge of Government hardware, software, and network components. The NA is responsible for creating monitoring reports and managing equipment logs, as well as ensuring the functionality of links. The NA coordinates network administration and performance requirements with other members of the networking team. The NA identifies, analyzes, and documents long-range requirements, and administers resources related to the enterprise network. The NA prepares technical implementation plans that provide integrated solutions, including actions, milestones, timelines and critical paths required for complete solutions. The NA researches applicable standards and requirements documents to assure network compliance. The NA plans for and provides reasonable responsiveness in terms of network performance (e.g., availability, reliability, and throughput). The NA prepares activity and progress reports for the Government regarding network performance initiatives.
Administering the operation of LAN/WAN-related network services according to Government policies and procedures
Coordinating and implementing network software and hardware upgrades
Troubleshooting and resolving LAN/WAN performance, connectivity and related network problems
Administering LAN/WAN security and malware control measures
Build operational Operations and Maintenance (O&M) checklists to maintain the service (daily, weekly, monthly, yearly O&M checklists); build Tactics, Techniques and Processes (TTPs) and Standard Operating Processes (SOPs) associated with service checklists
Monitoring LAN/WAN-related systems to proactively identify performance and operational issues
Documenting and implementing approved configuration changes
Managing access control lists and networking equipment
Performing routine maintenance on network-related components and equipment
Security Clearance: TS/SCI Required
AS degree in information systems or computer science and seven (7) plus years of directly related experience or any equivalent combination of education, experience, training and certifications.
4 years of increasingly complex and progressive experience in implementing, administering, performing testing and analyzing network systems.
Description: Must have experience with current technologies and where required for the task, emerging technologies
Required Certification: Employment is contingent upon keeping required certifications current
DOD 8570 IAT Level II or higher
Primary Location United States-New Mexico-Cannon Air Force Base
Req ID: I2S0002V5