Dewberry is a leading, market-facing professional services firm with more than 50 locations and 2,000 professionals nationwide. What sets us apart from our competitors are our people. At Dewberry, we seek out exceptional talent and strive to deliver the highest quality of services to our clients. Whether you're an experienced professional or a new graduate, you'll have the chance to collaborate with the best and brightest and work on innovative and complex projects at the forefront of the industry. Our commitment to excellence stems from our personal integrity and from other defining attributes, which we call "Dewberry at Work," that have inspired our employees to be successful for more than a half-century. <br /><br />Dewberry is currently seeking a Network Engineer to join our IT department in our Fairfax, VA office. This is an excellent career opportunity for an enthusiastic and talented individual to join and support a team of outstanding professionals. This position offers the opportunity to apply the latest technology and tactics to help our staff meet and exceed the expectations of our clients. <br /><br /><strong> Responsibilities: </strong> Installation and troubleshooting of networking hardware to include Routers, Switches, Firewalls for local area network (LAN) and wide area network (WAN) systems. Coordinates special projects related to LAN/WAN hardware/software improvements and/or enhancements. <br /><br /><strong> Required Skills & Required Experience: </strong> Any combination of education and training equivalent to possession of a bachelor's degree in computer science, information engineering or other related areas; such education should be at a level which demonstrates the ability to perform responsibilities listed. <br /><br />Responsibilities <br /><br /><ul><li> Installation and troubleshooting of network hardware including Cisco routers, switches, firewalls, and IDS/IPS systems. </li><li> Operations and support of a distributed Cisco Unified Communications environment including CUCM, Unity Connection, IM&P, CER, ARC, UCCX, WebEx, and administration of desktop applications (Jabber). </li><li> Coordination of special projects related to LAN/WAN and IPT hardware/software improvements and/or enhancements. </li><li> Maintenance and management of Cisco Prime Infrastructure, to include setup of new sites, syslog/fault monitoring, image/ios backups and change management. </li><li> Network access control utilizing Cisco ISE for distributed wireless and wired networks. </li><li> Administration of Cisco data center network utilizing Nexus switching platforms. </li><li> Network health monitoring utilizing industry leading technologies. </li></ul> <br /><br />Required Skills & Required Experience <br /><br /><ul><li> Bachelor's Degree in IT related field or equivalent experience. </li><li> Minimum of 6+ years' experience in a distributed network environment. </li><li> Experience with Cisco UCM, Unity Connection, IM&P, CER, Contact Center is required. </li><li> Experience with Netscout and/or Fluke VPM is preferred, but not required. </li><li> Experience with Cisco routing and switching platforms is required. </li><li> Advanced knowledge of network access control methodologies utilizing Cisco ISE is required. </li><li> Advanced knowledge of routing protocols (EIGRP, BGP, eBGP), web filtering, SIP trunking, VoIP, QoS, and network troubleshooting methodologies. </li><li> Knowledge of 802.11a/b/g/n wireless networks and be able to resolve connectivity, interference, authentication and coverage issues. </li><li> Knowledge of various VPN connection methodologies including IPSec, SSL VPN, and DMVPN. </li><li> Experience with Cisco APIC, ACI and VXLAN is preferred. </li><li> US Citizenship required. </li></ul><br /><br />*At this time, Dewberry will not sponsor a new applicant for work authorization. <br /><br />*Dewberry is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation. <br /><br />*Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background screening which may include, but is not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, driving record check, criminal background check, and an investigative consumer report. These screenings will be conducted by Dewberry's background vendor of choice and will be conducted in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local law.