Chenega Corporation Network Manager in Vicksburg, Mississippi
Vicksburg, MS Join our Talent Network
Chenega Agile Real-Time Solutions (CARS)
This position is contingent upon contract award and government funding of the program.
TheNetwork Managerwill oversee the network team supporting the Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) Information Technology Laboratory (ITL) and serve as the liaison between the government and contract personnel assigned to support daily network operations.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Serve as mission critical personnel that is the single point of contact for daily network operations for ERDC ITL.
Follow the identified response and resolution matrix 90% or more of the time.
Manage ERDC’s network resources, including but not limited to providing services for wired and wireless Local Area Network (LAN) and Wide Area Network (WAN), demilitarized zone (DMZ), virtual private networks (VPN), Voice Over Internet Protocol telephone systems (VOIP), firewalls, switches, routers, network access control (NAC), domain name services (DNS) dynamic host control protocol (DHCP), and IP addressing.
Responsible for network dashboard operations, including but not limited to configuration, availability, monitoring, customer support, design, implementation, audit logging, and maintenance.
Support connectivity to other networks utilized by ERDC such as NIPRNET and Mississippi Optical Network (MissiON).
Update and maintain LAN/WAN topology statistics and documentation detailing cabling, numbers of nodes, numbers, and types of communication devices, etc.
Topology documentation shall show details of all communication devices used to support the LAN infrastructure and shall show connections to the WAN.
Audit LAN nodes and segments to ensure current topology documentation is accurate.
Major objectives include Network Uptime and Availability, Enterprise and Laboratory Network Management, Audio Visual Support Management, and Incident Response and Resolution.
Provide deliverables efficiently and in a timely manner.
Participate in hiring, training, and performance evaluations.
Review and approve employee timecards.
Other duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications: (To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)
Bachelor’s degree related to Information Technology field of study
10+ years of relevant IT experience in Network Management
2+ years of experience in leading a team and project management
DoD 8570 IAT II certification preferred
Secret clearance required
The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
- Ability to design and maintain technical and project documentation
Ability to critically analyze and understand the requirements and communicate to the customer and leadership
Ability to define requirements and plan project lifecycle deployment
Ability to define and schedule project/program implementations
Strong leadership and self-direction skills
Possess strong written and verbal communication skills
Excellent organizational, presentation, and customer service skills.
Ability to efficiently and effectively identify and solve project issues.
Ability to solve complex problems using creative thinking skills.
Ability to perform team assessments and evaluations.
Ability to travel CONUS as required.
Ability to work nights, weekend, and holidays as required.
Ability to maintain and keep a Secret security clearance.
Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled
Native preference under PL 93-638.
We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.
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