Requisition #: NETWO01698 Job Title: Network Architect Lead Location: Arlington, VA Clearance Level: Active DoD - Secret (TS Desired) Required Certification(s):Required Advanced networking certification one of the following: Cisco Certified Internetworking Engineer (CCIE) Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)Required1 of the following-DoD 8570. 01M Information Assurance Technical (IAT) Level III Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH) GIAC Certified Enterprise Defender (GCED) Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) - PREFERRED CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP) *Selected applicants may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information..* SUMMARY: Responsible for maintaining the required service level objectives for the network through network monitoring as well as technology enhancement, capacity planning, demands of video streaming (multi-cast) and other technology advances, capacity planning and future implementations of new network technologies. DUTIES: The Network Infrastructure Architect:Oversees the overall network functions and at times, will be required to perform the full duties of a Network Engineer.Has oversight for the design, procurement, implementation, sustainment, and technology refreshment of the networking environment.Manages a team of three (3) Network Engineers and a VOIP EngineerImplements DoD Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) QUALIFICATIONS: Education and Certifications: Industry certification:RequiredAdvanced networking certification one of the following:Cisco Certified Internetworking Engineer (CCIE)Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)Required1 of the following-DoD 8570. 01M Information Assurance Technical (IAT) Level IIICertified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)GIAC Certified Enterprise Defender (GCED)Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) - PREFERREDCompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP) Educational Requirements:Bachelor s Degree in Computer Science/Information Technology or related field - PREFERRED Background Needed and Years of Experience:Seven (7) or more years of experiences in routing and switching, and firewallsExperience with SDN such as VMWare NSX, Cisco ACI is highly desiredFive (5) or more years of experiences with CUCM, CUC, CUP, CER and JabberAt least three (3) years of manager and mentor experienceExtensive knowledge of remote access VPN (Cisco AnyConnect), network management tools (Solarwinds), load balancers (ADX or F5), and network access control (ISE). WORKING CONDITIONS: Contractor site with 0%-10% travel possible. Possible off-hours work to support releases and outages. General office environment. Work is generally sedentary in nature, but may require standing and walking for up to 10% of the time. The working environment is generally favorable. Lighting and temperature are adequate, and there are not hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by noise, dust, etc. Work is generally performed within an office environment, with standard office equipment available. Strength Demands: Sedentary 10 lbs. Maximum lifting, occasional lift/carry of small articles. Some occasional walking or standing may be required. Jobs are sedentary if walking and standing are required only occasionally, and all other sedentary criteria are met. Physical Requirements: Stand or Sit Walk Repetitive Motion Use hands/fingers to handle or feel Stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl Talk/hear See Pushing or Pulling Climb (stairs, ladders) or balance (Ascend/Descend, Work atop, Traverse) .* About Us! Agile Defense is an Information Technology Solutions provider committed to partnering with our customers to deliver the highest level of service to our customers. We provided Information Technology (IT) services to the U. S. Government, including several United States Civil agencies and various branches within the U. S. Department of Defense. Agile Defense has established a solid reputation of partnering with our customers to deliver innovative IT solutions with our Listen. Think. Innovate. philosophy. At Agile Defense, we know that our employees are our most important asset. We believe in our responsibility to our fellow employees, customers, company, and to our country. We promote teamwork, integrity, and creativity; we expect our fellow employees to also live these values. Agile Defense, Inc. does not discriminate in practices or employment opportunities on the basis of an individual's race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, or any other proscribed category set forth in federal or state regulations.