• Network Engineer, Level 1

    Location US-MD-Laurel
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(9/27/2018 3:51 PM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Experience (Years)
    System and Software Engineering
  • Overview

    WOOD is currently hiring a cleared Network Engineer, Level 1 to join our team in Laurel, MD.  The Network Engineer provides assistance in all aspects of network management from network design through implementation, maintenance, and upgrading of existing networks. 




    • Conducts network and telecommunications system incident and problem investigation and diagnostics.
    • Identifies and documents workaround solutions for errors.
    • Applies workaround solutions per documented methods and procedures.
    • Applies operating system updates, patches, and configuration changes.
    • Installs and configures new network and telecommunications systems hardware and software.
    • Analyzes network and telecommunications system logs, identifies potential issues, and initiates corrective actions per documented methods and procedures.
    • Performs network system backups per documented methods and procedures.
    • Monitors network and telecommunications system performance and responds to anomalies and issues according to documented procedures.
    • Builds network and telecommunications systems for deployment, conducts testing, and prepares for shipping.
    • Creates and maintains network and telecommunications systems diagrams and configuration documentation.
    • Configures, tests, installs, troubleshoots, and maintains security devices such as firewalls, intrusion detection systems, cryptographic devices, and routers to optimize performance and ensure the desired security posture is attained and maintained.
    • Provides monitoring support of accredited network and telecommunications systems for compliance with Certification and Accreditation.
    • Configures, tests, installs, troubleshoots, and maintains Plain Old Telephone (POTs) phone systems, Video Teleconference (VTC), Very Small Aperture Terminal (VSAT) IP based satellite systems 
    • Performs module, unit, subsystem, and system level testing following documented method and procedures.



    *All Candidates must have a TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph.

    • Five (5) years of experience as a Network Engineer in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.
    • Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college or university is required.
      • Five (5) additional years of experience in Network Engineering disciplines may be substituted for a Bachelor’s degree
    • Contractor shall currently possess and maintain one of the following certifications:
      • CompTIA – Network+
      • Cisco Certified Network Associate – (CCNA) Routing and Switching
      • Cisco Certified Network Associate – (CCNA) Security
      • Cisco Certified Network Associate – (CCNA) Video
      • Cisco Certified Network Associate – (CCNA) Voice


    WOOD Consulting Services is headquartered in Fulton, Maryland with an office in Washington, DC. WOOD embraces a simple philosophy… take care of our people and they will take care of our customers. We seek to hire and retain high caliber-talent to meet the needs of our customers with excellent services. For over 20 years, WOOD has followed that philosophy and built a reputation as reliable mission-enablers helping U.S. agencies achieve mission success.


    WOOD is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer; all qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.



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