Network Administrator
Secret
Posted on 2/7/2024
SMX

1,001-5,000 employees

Global provider of cloud solutions and advanced engineering.
Company Overview
SMX, a global technology and advanced engineering provider, stands out for its 25-year track record of consistent growth and its commitment to delivering tailored, effective solutions to government and commercial enterprises. The company's culture is centered around employee growth and community support, offering competitive benefits and excellent work environments. With a strong focus on customer satisfaction, SMX's flexibility and agility allow it to adapt quickly to specific customer requirements, making it a leader in the fields of Cloud Solutions, C5ISR, and Advanced Engineering/IT.
Consulting
Aerospace

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

1995

Headquarters

Hollywood, Maryland

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

3%

1 year growth

7%

2 year growth

16%
Locations
Patuxent River, MD, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
JIRA
CategoriesNew
IT & Security
Requirements
  • DoD Secret Security Clearance. Top Secret/SCI preferred
  • DoD 8570 IAT Level II certified (e.g. CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, Security+ CE, CND, SSCP)
  • Available to work onsite at Patuxent River NAS 5 days/week
  • Experience working in a DoD environment, preferably within a DoD helpdesk
  • 3 years Network Administration experience
  • Cisco (CCNA/CCNP) or Juniper (JNCIA/JNCIS) certification
  • Experience with implementation of VMWare NSX
  • Experience with security hardening on Firewalls, routers, and switches to mitigate susceptibility to threats
  • Knowledge of maintaining and administering Juniper Firewalls and Cisco Routers/Switches
  • Ability to install and configure Cisco routers and switches, VLANs, VPNs, security
Responsibilities
  • Oversee the administration of the customers environment consisting of various types of technology and vendors
  • Engage directly with the customer, ensuring their specific requirements are met within the lab environment while being responsible for clear communication, troubleshooting efforts
  • Work with Information Security to perform routine security analysis to initiate firewall changes, security updates, or implement infrastructure changes
  • Assist other Network Administrators in firewall management and intrusion prevention and detection of external gateways
  • Network administration including user account management, firewall, office systems, and applications
  • Provide Tier 2 and Tier 3 support for small enterprise network
  • Monitor Jira system and email reflector daily and respond rapidly to userbase questions or requests
  • Create and maintain Jira tickets for all supported systems and capabilities
  • Monitor network performance and troubleshoot issues as they arise
  • Assist in the design of network architectures and implementation of network devices
  • Assist with standardization of network infrastructure by deploying Juniper Firewalls and Cisco Routers/Switches
  • Installation of various equipment including Firewalls, Switches, and Routers
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience working in a DoD environment, preferably within a DoD helpdesk
  • Experience with Solarwinds / Whats Up Gold
  • Experience with various OS (JUNOS, Cisco IOS, etc)