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DRSN Network Engineer - IRES - SAFB

The Defense Red Switch (DRSN) Network Engineer supports the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) on the Integrated Research and Development for Enterprise Solutions (IRES) contract. The candidate is responsible for DRSN Operations and Maintenance and will:
  • Design and plan network communications systems.
  • Provide specifications and detailed schematics for network architecture.
  • Provide detailed information for hardware and software selection, implementation techniques and tools for the most efficient solution to meet business needs, including present and future capacity requirements.
  • Conduct testing of network design.
  • Maintain technical expertise in all areas of network and computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, multiplexers, firewalls, hubs, bridges, gateways, etc.
  • Evaluate and report on new communications technologies to enhance capabilities of the network.
  • Develop training scenarios and documentation to build expertise among team.
  • Document and enforce processes and procedures.
  • Have the ability to work individually or within a team environment to accomplish tasks/meet schedules.
  • Multi-task in a dynamic, fast-paced environment and exhibit excellent communication, interpersonal and leadership skills.
This position is located at Schriever AFB, CO.

Basic Requirements:
Must have one of the following combinations of education and experience: HS Diploma (or GED) with 4 years of general experience; Associate’s degree with 2 years of general experience.
  • Must have 2 years’ directly related experience in one of the following: Red Switch; working with the DRSN and DSS networks (e.g., RS-232, RS-530, T1); various protocols for data transmission; DSX equipment panels and associated wiring, fiber optic cabling, connectors and termination techniques, metallic cabling.
  • Must have Red Switch certificate of training (4 years of Red Switch experience may be substituted for certification).
  • Must have a DoD 8570.1-M IAT Level II or higher certification (e.g. CompTIA Security+ CE or CISSP).
  • Must have an active DoD Top Secret clearance with the ability to obtain Sensitive Compartmentalized Information (SCI) indoctrination.
  • Strong technical and hands-on experience working with the DRSN and DSS networks to include engineering, troubleshooting, developing Local Service Requests (LSRs) and Change Requests, circuit diagrams, and line button layout sheets.
  • Strong knowledge of encryption hardware used in the DRSN/DSS networks.
  • Experience supporting an operational network, tech-control environments, crypto maintenance, COMSEC, or systems administration.
  • Remedy ticketing experience.
  • CISSP certification.
Company Name:
Security Clearance:
Top Secret / SCI
Schriever AFB, Colorado
United States
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