NetOps Specialist (Mid), New Orleans, LA

Responsibilities/Expectations: 

  • Oversee operation of network systems, architecture, and topology through deployment and oversight of network operations specialists.
  • Ensure that all operating systems are adequate, functional, and conform to operation security policies and procedures.
  • Assist with the development and application of business processes to ensure appropriate service levels.  Develop and implement standards, procedures, and processes for the NOC.
  • Participate in strategic network planning, steady state operations planning, and development of contingency operation plans.
  • Plan and support injection of new technologies and implementation of technology refresh.
  • Confer with and advise administrators, user representatives, and technical personnel regarding development and design of integrated network solutions.
  • Prepare recommendations based on monitoring results, tools analyses, and forensics.
  • Participate in the development and implementation of policies and procedures regarding network equipment, maintenance, and monitoring.
  • Prepare status reports.
  • Schedule routine system maintenance, oversee application of proactive cyber security measures, and manage reaction to network defense requirements.
  • Develop and maintain system architecture and operational documentation.
  • Must possess an Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) network support certification such as Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Routing and Switching.

Required Qualifications/Education/Experience

  • High School Diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED)
  • Information Assurance Technician (IAT) Level II
  • 5 years of experience in general IT
  • Must possess an Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) network support certification such as Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Routing and Switching.

Required Security Clearance:  Secret

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