Network Engineer - Senior

Location: Washington, DC
Date Posted: 09-08-2017
Visual Soft, Inc is seeking qualified  candidates (US Citizens  with active ACTIVE TOP SECRET clearance - a requirement on its Project with a Major Prime)  for the following position for a federal agency.
Title: Senior Network Engineer
Salary: $160k to $180k/yr based on experience, qualifications and certifications with std benefits
Clearance: Active TOP SECRET required
# of Positions: 1
LOCATION: Washington, DC

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Ensure the  classified agency's transport Network is fully optimized to minimize latency between data location and Field Office and Resident Agencies
  • Make appropriate recommendation for changes to various locations on the vendor network to ensure the mitigation of latency between sites
  • Coordinate changes with the vendor and appropriate classified agency's personnel for executing changes based on recommendation for optimization
  • Develop continuation planning to ensure classified agency's personnel and Visual Soft's Prime can proactively monitor and ensure optimal data path are in place for existing and newly acquired circuits
  • Be personable, communicative, courteous, professional with our Prime and their end customer and should have the ability to expand our company’s foot print with the Prime.
REQUIRED QUALIFCATIONS & EXPERIENCE & CLEARANCE
  • Minimum 10+ of  hands-on experience in the networking field 
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or engineering or science or other fields, experience can be substituted for lack of a degree
  • Industry certifications such as CCIE (written and/or lab), CCNA, CCNP, CCDP, CISSP etc., are desired but not required
  • Superior written/oral communication skills and problem solving skills; ability to communicate information to a variety of groups at different technical skill levels
  • Strong initiative: must be able to take a high-level requirement, ask questions/seek clarifications, and get the job done
  • Must be able to multitask efficiently and progressively and work comfortably in an ever-changing data environment
  • Must work well in a team environment as well as independently
Government Requirements
Clearance - must have an Active TOP SECRET clearance and undergo background investigation and a drug test
Citizenship - Must be a US Citizen

Our standard benefits include: Our standard benefits include 3 weeks of Paid time off (PTO that includes sick leave). Any unused PTO will be issued as a check at the end of an employee's anniversary with us. we also provide 2 floating and 8 public holidays. Floating and holidays expire at the end of every year of service of an employee. In addition, company will cover 50% of health and dental insurances only for all full time employees, however, dependents can be added at extra cost. Employee's health and dental coverage becomes effective after 30 days or first of the month after an employee completes initial 30 working days, we cover 50% for the employee's health and dental insurances. An employee has to finish all of your paper work for health and dental in the first 30 days of your employment with us. We provide STD, LTD and one time salary equivalent of life insurance at NO cost to all full time employees. All full time employees or w-2 employees with no benefits will be eligible to participate in company's 401k program after 90 days of employment with a company match of 4%, immediate vesting.  In addition,  all w-2 employees are eligible to be part of company's profit sharing, no employee contributions required.
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