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Network Administrator

Washington, DC 20004
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Civilian, State and Local

Perspectas Civilian, State and Local segment partners with the U.S. Federal Civilian State and Local governments to provide infrastructure services, business solutions, and digital transformation services that help them achieve policy objectives and integrate citizen-centric services.


Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation's most important work. Were a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation's most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselves to respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers.

Perspecta works with U.S. government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many ways not only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter.

Perspecta's talented and robust workforce 14,000 strong stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let's make an impact together.

Perspecta has an immediate/upcoming need for a Network Administrator inWashington, DC.

Perspecta is currently conducting interviews to make contingent offers for an exciting potential new customer, the Department of Labor (DOL). Candidates with a current Public Trust clearance, and all other qualified personnel are encouraged to apply for immediate consideration. The customer states that employees working under this task order shall be United States Citizens or legal permanent residents (i.e.: "Green Card Holders").

Under direct supervision, performs routine administration, testing and analysis of all elements of the network facilities (including power, software, communications, machinery, lines, modems and terminals). Monitors and controls the performance and status of the network resources. Utilizes software and hardware tools, identifies and diagnoses problems and factors affecting network performance.


Education and Experience Required:

High school diploma at minimum. Bachelor's Degree with at least 4 years of experience preferred.

Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • Able to provide WAN and LAN Management support which focuses on providing, at least, 99.9% availability of the network, keeping a well-documented network environment, and quickly solving issues with the network.
  • WAN and LAN management support and experience includes, but is not limited to, the following task.
  • Conducting analysis on future network needs.
  • Working hand-in-hand and in partnership with a managed services WAN and Internet provider for circuit ordering, provisioning, activations, upgrades, maintenance and management.
  • Maintaining and adjusting data routing schemes, including development and execution of Continuity of Operations (COOP) plans in the event of full or partial communication loss at one or multiple sites.
  • Monitoring event logs and any alerts generated by intelligent network monitoring systems and taking immediate remediation action when an issue is discovered.
  • Developing and implementing Access Control Lists with the appropriate documentation to support a least privileged approach to access security.
  • Assisting the Information Assurance Team in the implementation of effective, streamlined, and all-inclusive perimeter defense including but not limited to Intrusion Detection System/ Intrusion Prevention System (IDS/IPS), Anti Malware, URL and Content Filtering, firewall security, and VPN Access, as well as any other requirements identified by DOL Information Assurance, OMB, or DHS.
  • Management and troubleshooting of the network elements, including but not limited to routers, switches, firewalls, telephony, and Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS).
  • Life Cycle Management of all LAN/WAN/Network Infrastructure and Equipment including upgrades, new installs, replacements, and adding functionality when applicable.
  • Design, installation, configuration, and administration of all network infrastructure and transport(s) including LAN/WAN, switches, firewalls, routers, wireless, VTC, VPN, WAN Optimizers, Load Balancers, and Telephony including VoIP/UC as well as legacy Private Branch.
  • Exchange (PBX).
  • Management of remote access systems (e.g., VPN), Voice over IP (VOIP), IVR, VTC and Wi-Fi tools.
  • Supporting the DOL Information Assurance Teams for annual audits, vulnerability scans, testing, and vulnerability remediation/compliance including the creation and remediation of Plan of Action and Milestones (POAMS).
  • Providing Tier 3 Technical Support for the Enterprise Service Desk with problem resolution to be completed within the specified SLA.
  • Assisting with DOL/OMB mandates and Data Calls as applicable.
  • Maintaining detailed and accurate network documentation including inventories, policies, procedures, configuration, and network topology with up-to-date network architecture diagrams.
  • An Active Public Trust or the ability to obtain a clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Network+ certification preferred but not required
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certification a plus
  • PMP Certification a plus
  • ITIL v3 Foundation Level certification a plus
  • VMware VCP6-DCV certification a plus
  • Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) a plus
  • CompTIA Network+ a plus
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect/Associate a plus

About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

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As a government contractor, Perspecta abides by the following provision
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)


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Posted: 2020-04-06 Expires: 2020-05-07

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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