Abile Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.
Clearance Required: TS/SCI
Position Location: Alexandria, VA
Requirements: Bachelor’s degree with communications focus or equivalent plus 10 Years of Experience in networking, architecture/design, development, and implementation of voice and video collaboration architectures; Cisco Certified Collaboration Expert (CCCE), Cisco Certified Voice Expert (CCVE), Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP), Cisco Certified Design Expert (CCDE), or Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP) certification and IAT Level 3 Certification or IAM Level 3 compliant professional certification (i.e. CISSP, CISM, GSLC, GCIH, CISA, GCED, or SCNA)
Abile Group has an exciting and challenging opportunity for a Network Engineer supporting an Intelligence Community Customer. The right candidate will possess the following skills and capabilities and be ready to handle all responsibilities independently and professionally.
Must have proven ability to architect, implement and support video infrastructure solutions for conferencing, gateway transit, and mobile platforms
In depth implementation and troubleshooting experience of collaboration using concepts/protocols such as H.263, H.264, bandwidth resolutions and frame rates, frame picture formats, HDMI resolutions, G7.xx audio frame rates, voice and video encryption, and device certificates
Experience with voice and video collaboration systems such as the CUCM, UCS platform, CMS Meeting Server, Telepresence Management System, Video Communication Servers, Multi-controller Units, and Voice Gateways
Responsible for overseeing the configuring, managing, monitoring, and maintaining government Command and Control (C2) voice and video collaboration devices.
Subject matter expert for architecting, implementing, testing, and troubleshooting enterprise collaboration solutions supporting an operational voice and video network.
Develops collaboration architecture designs, studies and plans; supports design, test readiness, and operational readiness reviews
Provides senior program managers with recommendations on voice and video collaboration approaches and strategies for new and continued business
Develops, implements, and manages voice and video collaboration processes including design standards to ensure compliance, relevancy, and sustainability
Performs capacity planning of the collaboration services by monitoring and analyzing network, performance and availability of voice and video services
Proactively researches and evaluates tools and technologies, as appropriate, to the collaboration environment, while developing solutions to increase performance and lower the total cost of ownership
Provides Tier III support by providing trouble resolution of the voice and video infrastructure and perform on-call duties and off-hours support when needed
Flexible with scheduled support of outages after hours and on weekends
Preferred Additional Skills:
BSEE, BSCE or BSCS with networking focus, and a minimum of 12+ year’s relevant networking experience
Exceptional verbal, written (including the development of procedural documentation), interpersonal, and presentation skills desired
Experience with voice and video performance management tools, security tools and appliances, layer two technologies, wireless communications, and firewall/gateway traversals is preferred
Experience working in a lab development environment performing testing and development functions
Self-driven and resourceful in achieving goals independently as well as in cooperation with others
Flexibility to adjust to changing requirements, schedules, and priorities
The ability to socialize ideas, make recommendations, and gather team consensus to move forward
Working knowledge of networking fundamentals such as network protocols and common services (e.g., DNS, FTP, SSH, SNMP)
Previous experience supporting a Government and/or Department of Defense customer
Experience with application of DoD IAVAs, DISA STIGs, and NIST security controls