Network / Communications Administrator II

  • Green Job Crawler
  • Montgomery, AL
  • 26 Mar, 2020

Job Description

SMS is a fast growing, veteran-owned business that's has supported Federal Government's IT initiatives for over four decades. We work side-by-side with our Federal clients as a trusted, long-term partner to offer innovative advice and leadership to solve their most pressing and complex problems. We orchestrate people, strategies, technologies and best-of-breed business processes. The SMS advantage in management and technology consulting includes deep domain expertise in complex networking design and unifying communities of interest. We have strong capabilities in design & build, planning, governance, quality management, security, analytics, virtualization, operations and business process improvement. For 40 years, SMS has brought customer satisfaction to Federal clients and formed lasting alliances with leading technology companies and talented small businesses to deliver joint, leading-edge, cost-effective services and products. Submit your resume today! SMS has an exciting and challenging opportunity available for a Network Administrator supporting an Intelligence Community customer’s wide-area (WAN), local-area (LAN) and campus-area (CAN) networks across multiple security domains. Experience in complex telecommunications architectures providing implementation and sustainment of networking technologies. Performs installation, troubleshooting, incident resolution and sustainment of local- and wide-area networking hardware, software and applications. Responsible for installation and configuration of WAN and LAN hardware to include voice, video, and data cable systems. Maintain compliance with QA standards as well as ensuring service performance indicators are met or exceeded. Duties/Responsibilities: + Ability to work Distribution Systems (copper and fiber optic cabling) and the physical network infrastructure to include comm rooms. + Apply ANSI/TIA/BICSI standards to all installations and attempting to bring existing installed systems into standards compliance where possible. + Assist other organizations (42d Comm, DISA, 26NOS) with inter/intra-building connectivity where when needed. + Manage abandoned cable abatement (removal and disposal). + Document comm rooms and the connectivity using Visio. + Manage cable testing and documentation and removal of unused abandoned connections. + Mentor and train the airmen in proper cabling techniques and practices, occasionally. + Organize and inventory cabling supplies and tools. + Focus will be on overall Wide Area Network (WAN). + Performs and or assists in installation, tier-2 and tier-3 troubleshooting, and support of local- and wide-area network hardware, software and applications to include voice, video, and data cable systems. Performs maintenance of network, servers, voice and video hardware. Maintains the operational usage of the video suites. Ensure specific performance indicators are met or exceeded. + Coordination of system maintenance, monitoring and installation of multiple WAN/LAN environments encompassing multiple specializations, platforms and technologies. + Assist implementation of enterprise system-wide network solutions/capabilities/enhancements to support customer business/mission goals and objectives. + Troubleshoot and resolve network media and components. + Monitor health and performance of the network including hardware and management software and take corrective actions as necessary. + Assist with execution of test plans and supporting documentation of all network configuration upgrades, additions or revisions before implementation. + Follows all Customer network security processes and procedures, ensures compliance with all Government policies. + Provide operation and sustainment administration and services for day to day operation, maintenance (preventative, corrective, and perfective) of cable plant, and network and communications equipment and configurations. + Maintain accountability of network hardware, software, spares, test equipment and other related infrastructure components. + Travel to secondary sites as required performing network equipment maintenance and upgrades. Education: + High School Required Certifications: + Security + CE + BISCI Installer Required Skills: + Ability to work independently with little direction and guidance + Security Clearance: active Secret + Ability to work weekends and evening hours Experience: + 4+ years related technical experience in Network and Transport technologies, tools, and techniques + 2+ years experience with large-scale enterprise/global networks in a high paced diverse environment + Practical experience with CISCO and Juniper, switches, routers, Cryptographic devises, VPN and VPN client. + Experience with Network analysis tools (CISCO Network Analysis Modules, Solar Winds Network Management, OPNET NetOne, HP Network Node Manager, etc.) + Experience with CISCO firewall/VPN equipment (Adaptive Security Appliance, etc) + Demonstrated experience with supporting IP services to connect to NIPRNET, SIPRNET and JWICS (IPv4, VPN, IPv6, Multicast, QOS, SDN, SNMP, VOIP, VTC, etc) + Experience with EIGRP, OSPF, BGP and multicast. Desired Certifications: + ITIL v3 Foundations SMS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. SMS is a veteran-owned network integrator established in 1976. With an employee retention rate averaging over 5 years, our ability to hire quality people and retain them in a rapidly evolving IT market proves why we are a world-class information technology company. At SMS, we place a high value on quality of service, customer satisfaction, and best-of-breed policies and practices. As a result, SMS is proud to be ISO 9001:2008 Registered and a CMMI Level 3 certified company, ensuring that we continue to meet and exceed the expectations of our customers, partners and employees. ID: 2020-3046 Required / Preferred Certifications: Security+ (required), BISCI Installer Experience Level: Mid-level 8140 (Formerly 8570) Compliance: IAT 2 External Company Name: SMS Data Products Group, Inc. External Company URL: