United States of America - California, 29 Palms
AECOM has an opportunity for a
Network Specialist at
29 Palms, CA . You will provide overall network infrastructure support to routing and switching equipment, firewalls and IDS/IPS, and associated cabling.
The Network Specialist ensures that the LAN/WAN is capable of providing required services by supporting the network infrastructure through the use of troubleshooting and problem resolution in a production environment.
Provides daily operational support for LAN/WAN networks, including firewalls.
Plans, installs and supports hardware and software upgrades; resolves technical issues associated with network and routing protocols at all levels of the OSI model through the use of diagnostics and network administration tools such as Hewlett Packard (HP) OpenView, Cisco Works and Tivoli. An understanding of Management
Information Blocks (MIB) and MRTG to measure plan and execute methodologies to ensure high performance levels and minimum downtime.
Responsible for maintaining LAN - WAN barrier systems to prevent unauthorized access to MTF systems. In order to meet these requirements, the Network Specialist must be familiar with Cisco firewalls, Cisco, Alcatel, Hewlett-Packard, Nortel and NetScreen VPN devices and IDSs.
Uses diagnostic utilities to identify and isolate problems encountered on different mediums and network protocols, gather latency statistics and find specific network bottlenecks, evaluate problems and implement fix actions through device reconfiguration or replacement depending on the circumstances.
Bachelor's Degree in a technical discipline such as Computer Sciences and 3 years related experience - OR - successful completion of certified Tech/Voc school and/or comparable Department of Defense technical training , plus eight (8) years of directly related, progressively complex experience.
Current CCNA required.
Security+ CE certification required.
Requires a self-motivated individual possessing excellent people, verbal and written communication skills.
Must have strong network experience maintaining Cisco switches and routers, and trouble-shooting general LAN/WAN problems.
Must have good knowledge on general security methodologies such as firewalls, IDS/IPS and access control lists.
Must be a U.S. Citizen and able to pass a National Agency Check for Position of Trust (ADPII).
Previous or current Position of Trust (ADPII)
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is
pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions
inclusion, diversity and overall
employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our
core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only
delivering a better world , but working to "make amazing happen" in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person's potential, and we'll help you reach yours.
Job Category Information Technology
Business Line Management Services
Business Group Management Services Group (MS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 217366BR
Clearance Required Yes
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
AECOM is an engineering company that provides design, consulting, construction, and management services to governments, businesses, and organizations.