Network Engineer-Mid Level

in Colorado Springs, CO

Network Engineer-Mid Level Job

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  • Job Location

    Colorado Springs, CO 80917, US

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    Information Technology

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Blackstone Talent Group, an award-winning technology consulting and talent agency is seeking a Network Engineer-Mid Level to join our team at our client’s site in Colorado Springs, CO.

Description of Duties:

The Mid-Level Network Engineer supports the Missile Defense Agency.

The candidate will:

  • Partnering with the support team, the network engineer is heavily involved with identifying, prioritizing, and resolving critical network-related issues that impact business operations.
  • Proactively seeks to communicate solutions to network-related issues and preferred emerging technologies that can be used to improve the overall health of the company network.
  • Assist in the design, configuration, installation, test, and troubleshooting of IT network systems primarily consisting of Cisco and PaloAlto based LAN/WANs.
  • Use technical writing and verbal communication skills in a fast-paced environment with minimal or no supervision.
  • Coordinate work with internal/external elements to provide/suggest technical solutions for network environments and document any updates or changes to the network.
  • Travel to remote locations with an exercise team and provide on-site technical setup and support for the duration of the event.

Required Experience:

  • Must have 5 years of experience in network administration or engineering.
  • Must have experience with configuring, installing, testing, or troubleshooting IT network systems primarily consisting of Cisco and PaloAlto based LAN/WANs.
  • Must have, and maintain, a current CompTIA Security+ certification or CCNA Security certification
  • Must be able to travel 25-35% of the time to CONUS and OCONUS locations.
  • Must have an active DoD Secret, or higher, Security Clearance.

Desired Requirements:

  • Have a Network+ certification, CCNA certification, and/or JNCIA certification.
  • Be familiar with Cisco routers/switches/firewalls/IPS, Internal/External routing protocols, TCP and UDP, Multicast environments, Cisco Call Manager, and VMware.
  • Have experience working with BMDS or multi-component exercises.

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.

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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.

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.

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.

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