The Select Group

NC, US

Lead Engineer

$58,000-$112,500 / YEAR

Title: Lead Engineer

Clearance Level: Must be eligible to obtain a Public Trust

Location: Remote position (EST or CST based only) working EST hours

Program Details & Summary: This is a remote opportunity, and our client is seeking a Lead Network Engineer to join an advanced level team of engineers providing the highest level of network oversite and operational readiness. This includes a broad range of network architecture and design review services specifically created to support their customers' network.

Minimum LCAT Requirements:

  • Must be eligible to obtain a Public Trust and willing to submit and successfully complete a government agency clearance request.
  • Active CCNP (or higher Cisco certification).
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or similar technical field.
  • 7+ years of experience as a Network Engineer.

Required Technology Skills:

  • Broad network engineering background including experience with the following:
    • Network infrastructure design, configuration, and implementation, configuring Cisco routers/switches, implementation provisioning, and network throughput/lab testing.
  • Proficient with various network tools including SolarWinds, Remedy, and ServiceNow, etc.
  • Recent background in telecommunications, working cross-functionally with various teams within the origination, and working with/supporting customers both internally and externally.

Nice to Have Skills:

  • Certified professional system certification in any of the following: SolarWinds, Gemalto, Tripwire, Trend Micro or Splunk.
  • Familiar with A-10, Gigamon, Ixia or FireEye technologies.

Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Part of an advanced level team of engineers providing the highest level of network oversite and operational readiness which includes a broad range of network architecture and design review services specifically created to support customers networks.
  • Change and configuration management, level 3/4 network troubleshooting, network optimization strategy, routine review of network health and EOL requirements, and new application impact analysis.
  • Provide lead level technical support to include remote trouble diagnostics and full restoration.
  • Ensure all router configurations are built to comply with Customer Technical Design templates and internal standard requirements.
  • Perform network site implementation/acceptance and activations as requested.
  • Utilize internal and external (Federal Client) proprietary Network Performance Monitoring tools to monitor events and collected data about the health of the MPLS network.