205263 - Network Engineer
CA-S.Cali-Los Angeles/Orange Counties
Up to $135.00 DOE
13 months

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Network Engineer for a contract opportunity in Palmdale, CA.

This position is 100% onsite.

Design, implement, and maintain network infrastructure, including routers, switches, firewalls, and other network devices.
Configure and troubleshoot network traffic such as TCP/IP, UDP/IP, UDP Multicast, DNS, DHCP, and others
Monitor network performance and troubleshoot issues as they arise
Collaborate with other teams to ensure that network infrastructure is aligned with overall organizational objectives
Make recommendations for infrastructure improvements
Create and maintain detailed documentation of network infrastructure and configuration

Actively hold one or more of the following product certifications: Cisco - CCNA, CCNA Security, CCNP or CCNP-Security
o Strong understanding of network protocols and technologies, including TCP/IP, UDP/IP, UDP Multicast, peer-to-peer networking, routing, and switching
o Experience with network design, implementation, and troubleshooting
o Experience with firewall concepts and technologies
o Experience with virtualization technologies such as VMWare and Hyper-V
o Experience with documentation and technical writing to maintain system configurations and network diagrams.
o Experience implementing the Joint Special Access Program (SAP) Implementation Guide (JSIG) and Risk Management Framework (RMF) to cyber-harden information systems commensurate with customer needs
o Experience with engineering change processes and/or configuration control processes.
o Experience conducting technical trade studies and assessments.
o Experience working in an aerospace design environment with exposure to DoD customers.
o Demonstrated problem-solving and troubleshooting skills.
o Experience with Cloud computing technologies and experience with Network Automation tools (e.g., Ansible, Puppet, Chef, Terraform, etc) is a plus.
Experience with networking (such as TCP/IP, UDP/IP, UDP Multicast, DNS, DHCP and/or others)
o Experience with Linux or RTOS and associated development toolchains
o Experience in C or C++ and Python required

Accredited Bachelor's degree or above from an accredited college in a relevant field of study; or equivalent experience

4/10 work schedule

Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Taj Johnson
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x283 or (800) 927-9318 x283

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.