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Senior Network Engineer - Alexandria, VA (90% remote)

Akima, LLC
Portsmouth, VA 23704 Work Remotely
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Akima Systems Engineering (ASE) supports the Intelligence, DoD, and Science and Research communities with tools, domain knowledge, analyst teams and essential mission staffing services. We continually seek people with the skills, experience and passion to successfully leverage the complete intelligence lifecycle across Americas most critical initiatives. As an Alaska Native Corporation (ANC), 100% of our companys profits go back to our more than 14,000 Iupiat shareholders that have resided near and above the Arctic Circle for more than 10,000 years. Our business helps support their way of life and contributes to the survival of a culture that has thrived in a challenging environment.

Job Summary:

Serves as part of a 3-person engineering team (including him/herself) during a one-year project to migrate U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) Cisco routers from existing Verizon circuits to AT&T circuits.

Work is 90% remote, with requirement for on-site work estimated at approximately one month at the USCG C5I Service Center in Alexandria, VA and the requirement to provide on-call Tier II/III on-site support as needed, post-circuit transition.

Due to onsite installation and support requirement, residence must be within 45 mins of US Coast Guard C5I Service Center Alexandria, 7323 Telegraph Road, Alexandria, VA 22315

Although work is mostly expected during the day, due to the need to accommodate the client's desired circuit-migration schedule, after-hours work may be required. Expected work week is 40 hours.

While performing remote work, video teleconferencing is expected in a distraction-free environment. A neutral or professional background (can be a corporate-approved digital background) and appropriate professional dress (e.g., no T-shirts, sweatshirts, etc.) are required.


Triages, prepares, configures, and QAs/tests server circuit migrations both remotely and on customer site
Coordiantes with engineering team lead and operations personnel to achieve optimal outcomes re: quality, schedule, and cost
Assists with Tier II/III engineering support response, when required
Reports on circuit migration status
Contributes to continual process improvement of team engineering efforts

Minimum Qualifications:

High school diploma
Public trust security clearance or higher
Hands-on experience analyzing and configuring Cisco routers
Familiarity with IP, ACL, BGP, OSPF, and VPN
Active CCNA certification
Current IAT Level II certification

The duties and responsibilities listed in this job description generally cover the nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. This is not intended to be a complete list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills required. Subject to the terms of an applicable collective bargaining agreement, the company management reserves the right to modify, add, or remove duties and to assign other duties as may be necessary.We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

We arean equal opportunity employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment, without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, gender or gender-identity, age, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, disability, pregnancy or parental status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you have a physical and/or mental disability and are interested in applying for employment and need special accommodations to use our website to apply for a position please contact, Recruiting Services at job-assist@akima.com or 571-353-7053. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered on a case-by-case basis.

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In order for our company to stay compliant with government regulations, please apply on line. Please DO NOT email resumes or call in lieu of applying online unless you have a physical and/or mental disability and need assistancewiththe online application.

Posted: 2022-07-15 Expires: 2022-08-13
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