Network Administrator, Mid [2022-045]

Network Engineering/Admin

As a Network Administrator-Mid, your role is to support 24/7 time-sensitive incident response to ensure the stability, integrity and efficient operation of the in-house information systems that support the program. This is achieved by monitoring, maintaining, supporting, and optimizing all network associated operating systems. The selected candidate will apply communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills to help identify, communicate, and resolves issues to maximize the benefit of IT systems investments.


• Provides advice and training to end-users and less-experienced network personnel

• Identifies, analyzes, and resolves network incidents and problems.

• Provides network/equipment/specialized training and technical guidance.

• Determines network specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility.

• Knowledge of the associated hardware, software, and equipment.

• Participates in special projects as assigned.

• Analyzes, administers, and maintains voice, video, and/or data communications networks.

• Manages the usage and performance of voice, video and/or data communications networks

• Maintains network to meet Enterprise Service Availability and Service Level Agreement requirements.

• Utilizes IT Service Management (ITSM) Principles to identify, categorize, prioritize, escalate, troubleshoot, and resolve incidents.

• Maintains network security and ensures compliance with security policies and procedures.

• Participates in the development and implementation of network-related procedures and standards.

• Interfaces with vendors to ensure appropriate resolution during network outages or periods of reduced performance.

• Assists with development of third-party monitoring actions and procedures for network infrastructure.

Required Skills:

• Must possess a completed CCNA certification.

• Must meet DOD 8750 requirements and be eligible for IAT level II access upon hire

• Knowledge and experience with routing and switching protocols (e.g. OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, Spanning Tree Protocol, ISAKMP, ESP, SIP, SCCP, etc.)

• Knowledge and experience with current Cisco IOS software and hardware features

• Experience working directly with hardware vendors involved in the incident resolution process.

• Provides Tier I-II support for problem identification, diagnosis, and resolution of problems.

• Experience with STIG patching, compliance, and other security activities

• Experience using Network management tools and concepts.

• Ideal candidate will have experience with distributed network environment.

• Experience with Cisco routers and switches, supporting DOD networks

• Experience with creating network diagrams using Microsoft Visio.

• Experience with twisted pair cable, Patch Panels, and other layer 1 maintenance and installation.

• Cisco VoIP experience desired.

• Candidate must be willing to perform systems maintenance duties after-hours and on weekends.

• Candidate must be willing to be on-call for troubleshooting and support.

• The work is typically performed at client site locations, which requires proper safety precautions; work may require some physical effort in the handling of light materials, boxes or equipment.

•***Must be willing to work shift work, weekends, and holidays when required.


• Completed CCNP Routing and Switching or CCNP Enterprise

• Knowledge of Cisco Catalyst and Cisco Nexus series switches

• Knowledge of Cisco ISR Gen2 (1900, 2900, 3900 series) and ISR Gen3 (4000 series) routers

• Knowledge of Cisco Firepower series firewalls.

• Knowledge (to include instillation) of KG-175, KG-250 and other NSA Cryptographic devices.

• Knowledge of configuration of Cisco IOS 15.x, Cisco IOS-XE 16.x, and NX-OS 9.x

• Knowledge of VLAN's, Spanning Tree, and routing concepts to include: EIGRP, RIP, OSPF, BGP, and Multicast.

• Knowledge of network management applications including Solarwinds

• Knowledge and experience with VoIP/VTC collaboration systems

• Knowledge and experience with HAIPE-based encryption devices

• Knowledge and experience with Multicast and GRE Routing

• Knowledge of Virtualization technologies as they apply to networking: VMware, Citrix, and Microsoft

• Knowledge and experience with data center networking

• Experience with firewalls and firewall rule sets

• Understanding of network virtualization

• BA/BS degree – may substitute additional years of experience.

• 2+ years of experience.

Tampa, FL



In compliance with Colorado’s Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, the salary range for this role is $57,000 - $71,000. Please note, salary is based on education, experience, and responsibilities.

U.S. Citizenship is required. EOE including disability/vet
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