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Network Engineer

Company: Odyssey Systems Consulting Group, Ltd.
Location: Lexington
Posted on: May 6, 2021

Job Description:

Position Summary

Our client conducts systems analysis on a broad range of problems related to surface surveillance, force protection, and homeland defense. Activities include sensor and system modeling, mission requirements analysis, and architecture development. A variety of technologies are examined, including radar, optical, acoustic, biological, and chemical sensors. Modeling and the analysis of field measurements are used to quantify the ability of current and proposed technology to meet mission requirements. This work includes analysis, algorithm development, and field testing. The client is in need of a Network Engineer to ensure optimal operation of all network hardware and equipment, including maintaining documentation as it relates to network configuration and mapping.


Duties include, but not limited to:

The client is seeking a highly motivated network engineer to work within our team of scientists and engineers supporting a wide variety of projects. A successful candidate will provide expertise to set up and maintain system networks, including design, configuration, and security. Day to day activities include working with program managers to develop and design secure networks of various levels of complexity, creating and maintaining network diagrams, creating documentation for existing and new programs, and providing input on the integration of new systems to the networks. The position also requires monitoring the health and security of multiple networks.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS--- Must be a U.S. citizen with ability to obtain and maintain a secret clearance--- MS plus 3 years minimum experience, or BS plus 5 years minimum experience--- Proven ability to configure routers, switches, firewalls, and encryption devices such as TACLANEs, as well as network design and implementations--- Cisco device and security administration--- PaloAlto configuration--- Experience with SIEM tools such as Splunk, Solar Winds, OpenVMS, Nagios--- Prepare network diagrams using Microsoft Visio--- Ability to communicate network security designs at a high level to program managers, sponsors, and developers--- Work enthusiastically in a team-oriented agile development process--- Switch efficiently between tasks across multiple simultaneous projects--- Employ good time management and organization skills to work independently

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS --- NetApp and other storage device configurations and maintenance--- Palo Alto and other non-Cisco firewall configurations--- VMWare infrastructure knowledge and virtual machine creation and configurations--- Linux administration experience and Linux network configuration knowledge, as well tools such as nmap, tcpdump, Wireshark and other network tools specific to Linux.--- IT Security Certifications; Security+ CE or above (CASP, CISSP, etc---)--- Network Certification; CCNA or above (CCNP, CCIE, CCAr).

WORKING LOCATIONS & ADDITIONAL INFO--- Location: Lexington, MA--- Travel: Not anticipated --- Employment Status: Full-Time Employee with full benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, STD, LTD, PTO, Retirement)--- Other: All candidates must also successfully pass a Commercial Background Investigation (CBI). Investigation (CBI).

This job posting sets forth the authorities and responsibilities of this position, which may be changed from time to time as shall be determined.


Company Overview

Odyssey Systems Consulting Group, is an innovative small business committed to providing world-class technical, management, and training support services to government and public sector clients. We focus on people, processes, and performance to deliver superior results. Since our inception in 1997, our commitment to mission success and customer satisfaction has been recognized with exponential growth and exceptional past performance ratings. We accept challenging assignments and drive projects from the planning stages, through implementation, and into operations and support.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Keywords: Odyssey Systems Consulting Group, Ltd., Boston , Network Engineer, Other , Lexington, Massachusetts

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