BAURI2-Network Designer 2 - B35-Network Design Job
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Kent, WA 98032, US
Blackstone Talent Group, an award-winning technology consulting and talent agency is seeking a Network Designer 2 to join our team at our client’s site in Kent, WA.
Assists in the identification, analysis and documentation of requirements for network transport technologies and services. Creates, implements, maintains and documents basic network designs that conform to architectural and security standards. Supports component research. Collects data to provide project cost estimates. Assists with implementation planning for tactical multi-technology insertion projects.
Active Secret or above security clearance (that includes someone whose clearance may not be active but has been within the last 24 months that can be reinstated). Outstanding ability to work as a team and provide customer support. Has an IT background (networking is best), Have SatCom/RF/military communications experience. Willing to work a 12 hour shift for a 24/7 365 operation.
Shift expectations: This position supports a 24/7 365 Operations Center, this position will work any holidays that fall on your scheduled work days
Work schedule: Week 1 – Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday Week 2 – Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Start time: End time: 8 am – 8 pm arriving 15 min early for shift turnover
Project/day-to-day activities they will be working on: . Primary duties will include providing exceptional customer service, operational support of network devices, satellite communications equipment and data center platforms. Network devices include Cisco routers and switches. Coordinating Maintenance events, maintaining the daily event log, trouble escalation and event management.
Top 3-5 technical/software skills needed to perform this role/job: Excellent verbal and written communication skills, basic understanding of network routing techniques, Windows and MAC OS, RF and/or SatCom communication systems.
Security+ Certification preferred.
|Education/experience typically acquired through advanced technical education (e.g. Bachelor) and typically 2 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. Master, 6 year's related work experience, etc.).|
Blackstone Talent Group is a division of Blackstone Technology Group, a global IT services and solutions firm that implements technological solutions across commercial industry verticals and the US Federal Government. Blackstone’s global talent augmentation practice was founded in 1998. Blackstone Talent Group has offices in San Francisco, Denver, Houston, Colorado Springs, and Washington, DC. We specialize in providing clients the best talent across a variety of industries and sectors.
EOE of Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabilities
Who We Are
Founded in 1998, Blackstone Talent Group is one of three divisions of Blackstone Technology Group. The other two divisions are Blackstone Federal, a premier engineering + transformation agency that serves the federal government, and Trellis Energy, the largest transaction management software firm fully dedicated to serving the natural gas industry. Blackstone Technology Group is a privately-held global IT services, solutions and resourcing firm. Headquartered in San Francisco, Blackstone now has more than 300+ employees across five offices nationwide. Blackstone Technology Group’s mission is to help clients adapt to the demands of a digital world, and has garnered an impressive track record of delivering successful results to a client list that includes Fortune 100 businesses and US federal, state and local government.
WHAT WE DO
We provide contract, permanent and managed resource services to our clients. We source for commercial businesses and non-profits, as well as government clients requiring security clearances from public trust through multiple levels of top secret. Some of our skill specialties are IT, IT Operations, Engineering, Accounting and Finance, and Executive Search.
HOW WE DO IT
Our team never stops building connections with talent. And our network of fully-vetted, ready-to-work professionals allows us to provide exceptional speed and accuracy in our resource delivery that is unmatched in the industry. With a relationship-first engagement approach, we most often become a trusted partner with our clients and operate as an extension of their organizations.