Network Engineer
at Ultra Electronics

Date Posted: 11/13/2019

Job Description

Job Description:

To design and engineer solutions to customer and bid requirements utilizing a combination of company and vendor manufactured equipment. This design will result in a system that meets the criteria of the customer specifications and meets the technical and policy requirements of the company.
  • Identifies Customer requirements, supports the development of concept of operations documents and high-level system architectures.
  • Supports the design, development, implementation and testing of IT networks (including Wi-Fi environments) and supporting infrastructure.
  • Conducts and documents detailed network site surveys.
  • Supports the development of project Basis of Estimates for new IT-based solution projects.
  • Troubleshoots network connectivity issues and outages in a wired (802.3) and wireless TCP/IP network environment. 
  • Identifies and recommends mitigation strategies for network threats and risks.
  • Installs, configures, monitors, or troubleshoots the security monitoring functions of information systems/networks (e.g., utilizing network/system analyzers; intrusion detection software; firewalls) or in performance of cyber/network defense operations.
  • Verifies network design and implementations are in compliance with applicable Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs).
  • Creates and maintains configuration documentation for networks.
  • Supports the execution of IT projects with minimal supervision.
  • Oversees installation support services subcontractors on job sites as required.
  • Local travel (MD, DC, VA area), and some out-of-state US travel is expected to support customer and project requirements (estimated out of town travel 35% of year with 100% reimbursed expenses in accordance with DoD Joint Travel Regulation (JTR)).
Required Skills:
  • 3+ years of experience in designing, installing, configuring, and troubleshooting network systems, utilizing TCP/IP protocols, Network virtualization (e.g., VMware), VLANs, and network routing/subnetting.
  • 1+ year of experience with designing and deploying Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi Mesh Networks
  • BS in Information Technology or Information Systems Management or a similar technical discipline, or 4+ years of directly related experience in addition to the experience elements above.
  • CompTIA Security+ CE or equivalent, CCNA or CCNP.
  • Ability to obtain a DoD Industrial security clearance.  Security clearances are granted to U.S. citizens.
     
Desired Skills:
  • Current Security Clearance preferred.
  • Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills proficiency
  • Willing to travel locally and out-of-state.
  • Willingness to read systems drawings.
  • Willingness to work with minimal supervision.
  • Willing to prioritize and display a sense of urgency based on actions required.
  • Willing to effectively communicate with employees, vendors and customers.
  • Proven ability to conduct accurate vendor analysis.
  • Willingness to demonstrate sense of urgency and instill this in others.
Physical Requirements:
  • Willing to lift 50 lbs.
  • Willing to work outside and climb ladders
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. A review of this classification has excluded the marginal functions of the classification that are incidental to the performance of fundamental job duties. All duties and responsibilities are essential job functions and requirements and are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities to perform this job proficiently. The requirements in this document are the minimum levels of knowledge, skills, or abilities.
3eTI is a leading cyber-technology company with products and systems that secure critical infrastructure and improve operational efficiency. 3eTI helps preserve operational investments through advanced M2M security, secure wireless networks and sensor network applications, leveraging new and legacy systems while complying with highest government and industry standards.

Ultra Electronics is a UK-based defense, aerospace, cyber security, energy, and transportation products group.  Ultra manages a portfolio of specialist capabilities, generating highly differentiated solutions and products by applying electronic, mechanical, and software technologies in demanding and critical environments to meet customer needs.
This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60–1.4(a), 60–300.5(a) and 60–741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.
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Job Requirements

Required Skills:
  • 3+ years of experience in designing, installing, configuring, and troubleshooting network systems, utilizing TCP/IP protocols, Network virtualization (e.g., VMware), VLANs, and network routing/subnetting.
  • 1+ year of experience with designing and deploying Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi Mesh Networks
  • BS in Information Technology or Information Systems Management or a similar technical discipline, or 4+ years of directly related experience in addition to the experience elements above.
  • CompTIA Security+ CE or equivalent, CCNA or CCNP.
  • Ability to obtain a DoD Industrial security clearance.  Security clearances are granted to U.S. citizens.
     
Desired Skills:
  • Current Security Clearance preferred.
  • Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills proficiency
  • Willing to travel locally and out-of-state.
  • Willingness to read systems drawings.
  • Willingness to work with minimal supervision.
  • Willing to prioritize and display a sense of urgency based on actions required.
  • Willing to effectively communicate with employees, vendors and customers.
  • Proven ability to conduct accurate vendor analysis.
  • Willingness to demonstrate sense of urgency and instill this in others.
Physical Requirements:
  • Willing to lift 50 lbs.
  • Willing to work outside and climb ladders

Job Snapshot

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Ultra has established an excellent track record of winning new business worldwide and delivering customer satisfaction through the successful execution of contracts, despite the challenges of international competition. This success has only been possible by all involved in the business working together to meet our customers’ needs in an efficient and innovative manner.

The success which Ultra achieves in innovating to meet customer needs is based on the broad range of skills and capabilities of the Group’s employees. Ultra understands this and recognizes that the Group’s ‘right’ people are its most important asset. Ultra strives for an efficient organization with engaged and competent people.

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