Network Engineer

Full Time @ Jacobs Sector: Computer, Software & IT
  • Doha, Qatar View on Map
  • Date Posted : December 2, 2021
  • Salary: Negotiable
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About the job

The candidate chosen for this position will primarily work 12 hours per day, 6 days per week on one of two daily shifts (days and evenings). It is important to be available to work any shift/designated hours required to include nights, weekends and holidays.

Network Engineers perform tier three network support in accordance with the SIE OPORD. Network Engineers must be detail-oriented and have in-depth knowledge of networking hardware and software. Extensive experience in areas such as network design and implementation, LAN/WAN interfacing, security, Internet protocols and TCP/IP, as well as server and network infrastructure is required. This position tests and analyzes elements of network facilities, including power, software, security features, communications devices, In-Line encryption (INE) communications lines, modems, and terminals and is responsible for the overall integration of the enterprise network. Network Engineers is also responsible for planning, modeling, simulation, design, installation, maintenance, management and coordination of the network. This position monitors and controls the performance and status of network resources by using software and hardware tools, as well as by identifying and diagnosing complex problems and factors affecting network performance. Network Engineers keep his or her technical skills updated and studies vendor products to determine those which best meet the Government’s needs. This position provides guidance and direction for junior network support technicians.

Typical duties include

  • Engineering enterprise data, voice, In-Line Encryption Device, and video networks
  • Establishing and operating network test facilities
  • Maintaining a secure transfer of data to multiple locations via internal and external networks
  • Working with vendors, the Government, carriers, and technical staff on network implementation, optimization and ongoing management
  • Providing high-level support and technical expertise in networking technology, including LAN/WAN hardware, switches, bridges and routers and ASA and encryption devices (Via Sat devices)

Here’s What You’ll Need

Clearance Requirements TS/SCI

Education Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering, a Mathematics-intensive discipline, or a similar field. Significant relevant experience will be considered in lieu of formal education.

Certification Requirements

  • DoDD 8570.01-M IAT II or higher

AND

  • CCNP Collaboration OR
  • CCNP Data Center OR
  • CCNP Enterprise OR
  • CCNP Security OR
  • CCNP Service Provider OR
  • CCIoT OR
  • Aruba Certified Mobility Professional OR
  • Juniper Networks Certified Specialist

Experience Requirements

  • 5 years of increasingly complex and progressive experience in computer systems and network engineering, including 2 years of specialized experience related to the candidate’s assigned task.

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