[SATLUG] OT Networking job here in SA

Sean Iffland siffland at iffie.onmicrosoft.com
Fri Oct 12 07:12:28 CDT 2012

Hey all,

Our company just expanded their contract at Fort Sam Houston and is looking for a network engineering position (i know not Linux).  Anyway if anyone is interested (or knows anyone interested) e-mail me offline and i can get your resume straight to the hiring people.  below is the official company blurb of what they want (clearance qualifications sometimes turn people off, but apply anyway it looks worse than it really is).




Expert enterprise network support that continuously improves the availability, capacity, continuity, performance, and security of the Army Medical Network.

Provide strategies and implementation plans to support MEDCOM initiatives, projects, and efforts to improve the delivery of health care utilizing network based and cloud based architectures and solutions.
Maintain a knowledge of, and currency with information technology and its association to DISA, MHS, Army, and MEDCOM standards.
Review new technology and its implementation and sustainment requirements, schedule, cost, and performance into the Army Medical Network by providing planning services that include, but are not limited to defining the management, operations, and performance measurement structures, functions, methodologies, procedures, test/validation requirements, reporting requirements, quality assurance process, information assurance, and related management tools.
Optimize plans to streamline the production network performance and security based upon DoD regulations and policies.
Provide expert level enterprise network planning and engineering support including, but not limited to:                 

Developing concepts, test and evaluation procedures, implementation and sustainment plans to improve the security of the Army Medical Network
Analyze and evaluate network security incidents to develop strategies and procedures to prevent future network exploits or failures
Monitor network performance by deconstruction and evaluating configurations, bandwidth, latency, physical paths, routing tables, incidents, outages, and problems to determine appropriate material solutions, network configuration changes, or other recommendations required to improve enterprise network availability
Develop quality of service strategy in accordance with DISA Unified Capabilities Requirements that supports real time application such as voice, video, and data as well as priority medical applications such as AHLTA, CHCS, and DINPACs.
Provide expert level installation, configuration, troubleshooting, and implementation support to all MEDCOM supported activities.
Review recommendations, cost estimates, deployment, installation, and sustainment plans to improve existing Army Medical Network capabilities through network consolidations, re-architecture of existing network, or the insertion of new technologies.

Technologies used include:

    Firewalls (Cisco, Juniper, Palo Alto)
    Network Intrusion Prevention Systems (McAfee, Cisco, Juniper, Palo Alto)
    Site to Site VPN IPSec, GRE, and L2TP (Cisco, Juniper, Palo Alto)
    Remote access VPN (Juniper, Cisco)
    Loan Balancing layer 4/7 switches (Brocade/Foundry, Cisco)
    Layer 2/4 Switches (Brocade/Foundry, Cisco, Juniper, Nortel/Avaya)
    Layer 3 Routers (Brocade/Foundry, Cisco, Juniper, Nortel/Avaya)
    Multi-Protocol Label Switching
    SONET Multi-service Provisioning Platforms (Cisco, Nortel/Avaya)
    Application proxy and caching appliances (Cisco, Bluecoat, Palo Alto)
    SSL offload appliances (Brocade/Foundry, Cisco, Microsoft)
    Quality of service 802.1p, DSCP, DiffServ, IntServ, ToS, RSVP, COS, MOS


BS/BA in Computer Science or directly related field (e.g., Engineering, Information Systems, etc)+5 years of related experience

IAT Level 2 Certified (DoD 8570.1): Security+, CISSP or GSEC required

CCNP or BCNP Certification Required

Interim Secret Clearance Required to start-must be eligible

Active Secret Clearance Desired


This role may require weekly travel for approximately eight weeks per year. The employee will be providing service support to Army Military Treatment facilities throughout the United States.

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