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Senior Network Engineer

Job Description
As a Senior Network Engineer, you will play a major role in ensuring Force 3 is delivering to the expectations of our customers and will coordinate effectively with internal and external cross-functional stakeholders. Your role will provide support and operation of network and security components which include routers, switches, firewalls, load balancers, wireless devices, and data centers in both a greenfield and brownfield infrastructure. You will have primary responsibility for ensuring the implemented solution conforms to the customer?s current needs and meets expected outcomes.
As a Senior Network Engineer, you will function as a Subject Matter Expert in the infrastructure arena, possess excellent communication skills, and be able to articulate the technical and business value of the solution. As an SME, you will work with internal and external teams to gather business and technical requirements, translate them into detailed design plans, develop and execute an implementation plan for proposed solutions.
But first, who is Force 3? Force 3 is THE network security company. For more than 26 years, we?ve provided secure IT solutions and services for federal agencies across all branches of the U.S. government. Together with our parent company, Sirius Computer Solutions, we offer a wide range of solutions and services backed by expert engineers and strategic partnerships.
Job Responsibilities
As a Senior Network Engineer; your specific duties as a JOB TITLE will include:
+ Providing technical assessment of requirements and definition from conception through implementation
+ Design and deploy complex networks utilizing industry best practices and Cisco hardware to include: Cisco enterprise level L3 switching and Nexus 9k/7k/5k/2k.
+ Have performed installation, configuration, maintenance, and troubleshooting of customer managed hardware, software, and peripheral devices.
+ Experience logical design models (L2/L3, VPC, VDC, Datacenter Zones, Spanning tree, VTP, VLANs, physical cabling).
+ Provide technical knowledge of network control protocols (QOS, PoE, NTP, DHCP), network management protocols (CDP, FTP, TFTP, SNMP) and security protocols (SSH, HTTPS, AAA, IPSec).
+ Strong knowledge IP communication and routing is required (OSPF, EIGRP, BGP). Experience with inter-company routing is preferred.
+ Demonstrated experience with VMware NSX products and technologies.
+ Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills. Working knowledge of Microsoft Visio is required.
+ Ability to to conduct research into networking issues and products as required and present ideas in user-friendly language.
+ Highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail.
+ Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.
+ Able to effectively prioritize tasks in a high-pressure environment.
+ Strong customer service orientation.
+ Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
Job Requirements
Specific qualifications for the Senior Network Engineer position include:
+ Expert hands-on working experience with as many of the following as possible: routers (Cisco preferred), Cisco Nexus switch platforms, F5 load balancers/application delivery controllers, Firewalls, compute and storage technologies including fabric interconnects, UCS, MDS switches, VNX arrays, and VMware deployments.
+ Minimum of 10 years proven experience designing, deploying, maintaining and troubleshooting all facets of a solution within one or more technology focus areas
+ 8+ years of related experience in a professional consulting role
+ Prior experience working in a Post Sales engineering role
+ Cisco CCNP certification required, working towards CCIE in Routing/Switching, Data Center, or Security areas.
+ VMware certification preferred (VCP-DCV and/or VCP-NSX)
+ Working knowledge of storage systems (NetApp or EMC, SAN, NAS, Tape Arrays, etc.) is Desired.
+ Excellent ability for clear and concise oral and written communication; capability to interface at multiple levels and successfully present technical information
+ Excellent customer management/resolution, problem solving, debugging/troubleshooting skills are required
+ Must be a US Citizen with the ability to pass a background investigation
+ Requires a Bachelor?s degree in a related field or at least 12 years of experience in the field or in a related area
+ Must have a strong personal drive for delivering Industry leading solutions, and thrive in a fast-paced, high energy environment with a proactive focus
+ Flexibility, integrity and creative problem-solving skills with the ability to build good working relationships across all functions
+ Ability to work eight hours a day sitting, using a keyboard, and speaking on the phone
+ Travel: 25% Local with an opportunity for some national.
+ Security Clearance: Top Secret Clearance (Desired)
Force 3 is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. U.S. citizenship is required for most positions and selected applicants will be subject to a background check and/or government security investigation.
Benefits you will receive:
+ Competitive Compensation
+ Health, Dental and Vision coverage
+ 401(k) Retirement Plan
+ Ample time off starting with generous PTO policy and 12 Holidays
+ Training & Educational reimbursement
+ Awards: We celebrate and recognize our employees!
+ Dress code: Business Casual dress at the office (including jeans!)
+ Referral bonuses
+ Lunch & Learns
+ Onsite Gym
+ Onsite Massages
+ A variety of company social events
+ Opportunities to give back to the community
+ And much more?
Force 3 is a Cisco Gold Partner, IBM Platinum Business Partner, Dell EMC GSA Advantage Business Partner, NetApp Star Partner, Splunk Elite Partner, Palo Alto Networks Diamond Partner, VMware Premier Partner, F5 Platinum Partner, and Tenable Platinum Partner, headquartered in Crofton, MD.

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