N/A, Germany | Leading Technology Company
Functions:IT / Information Technology
Job Description:59 people have viewed this job
The Chief Engineer will supervise and provide senior level technical expertise, training and mentoring to Network and System Engineering and Administrator teams. Responsible for maintaining, analyzing, troubleshooting, repairing and supporting all switching and routing devices, firewalls, load balancers, alarmed carrier devices, uninterruptable power supplies, in-line network encryption devices, etc. Configure devices in accordance with security policies. Maintain and update OS and firmware as required. Monitor and report operational status. Resolve connectivity issues when they occur to include working closely with vendors and service providers. Develop and maintain IP address schemes for all assigned networks, and annually review and update the IP Routing Schema. Manage circuit provisioning throughout the delivery life cycle. Install and test circuit and base extensions and coordinate with external entities and the Government leads for end-to-end testing and activation. Monitor capacity and utilization. Provide trending and capacity planning services to analyze and plan for efficient utilization and management of the network. Troubleshoot and correct all detected or reported network faults or outages. Developing, maintaining, and supporting technical infrastructure, hardware, and system software components. Performing installation, maintenance, and support of system software and hardware. Performing user support Configuring, debugging, and supporting multiple infrastructure platforms. Performing high-level root cause analysis in support of service interruption recovery, as well as creating and documenting preventive measures. Working as a strong team contributor, and providing technical expertise.Staying abreast of emerging trends in information technology and helping shape the work for the Government.
Working with the Government to understand their requirements and evaluate possible technical solutions. Establishes complex operational databases, software configuration control and system interfaces for computer systems. Maintains file servers, network access; documents, analyzes and troubleshoots systems anomalies to ensure optimum equipment performance.
Provide assistance via remote access, phone, or in person. Candidates need excellent problem-solving and customer service skills, as well as extensive with network hardware, software applications, operating systems and network connectivity.They must be customer service-oriented and proactive in anticipating and resolving problems while maximizing efficient use of resources.
More About the Role:
The successful candidate must be able to communicate clearly and succinctly both written and orally, have strong leadership skills, and present products and ideas in a business-like manner.The candidate will be required to work in dynamic fast paced environments that require team interaction and coordination of efforts.The candidate must be experienced in interfacing with both client managers and system users.
Lead engineer supporting command engineering designs, builds, and escalated support to services and products. Provide network and system engineering support services to improve customer service, system performance, and reliability for the C4 Networks and Systems for projects designated by the Combatant Command. Performs/supports/directs all required engineering functions found in the Service Design Domain.
Additionally, the Chief Engineer will provide remote support and/or travel to customer sites as required.
You’ll Bring These
Currently hold an adjudicated Top Secret/SCI Clearance and be able to maintain
BA/BS + 10 recent specialized or AA/AS + 13 recent specialized or a major cert + 13 recent specialized or 15 of recent specialized
Company Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE)
CompTIA Security + (IAT Level II or greater)
Expert level working with and supporting Company Routers and Switches in a complex enterprise environment
Expert level working in a mixed Windows enterprise forest.
Would be Nice to Have:
ITIL v3 – Foundation
Company Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Automation using Company PowerShell, VBScript, or batch files
Adaptable to changing circumstances and operational needs
Understanding of Department of Defense Military standards
with DoD IT security requirements