Amarx Search, Inc.    

Type: Full Time
Location: Redondo Beach, CA
Pay: Based on Experience
Position ID: 1597

An excellent position with a large international defense / aerospace company

* Senior Network Engineer - Clearance *

Please apply ONLY if you have an active Top Secret clearance and 9+ years of experience

For other types of positions, please send your resume to

You must currently be a United States Citizen (government related work)

Visa sponsorship is not available for this position

We can ONLY consider your application if you have:

1: Active Top Secret Clearance (investigation within the last 5 years)
2: 9 Years with Bachelors; 7 Years with Masters; 4 Years with PhD; 18 years' experience in lieu of degree.
3: 9+ years of experience in Network Administration
4: Ability to work in a team environment with engineering users, other network administrators, system administrators and computer/facility organizations
5: Excellent spoken and written communications skills
6: Available for 24/7 support when needed
7: Willingness to work after hours and weekends as required
8: Ability to travel occasionally

Make sure your relevant skills for this position are clearly described within your resume

DESIRED (not required) SKILLS:

:: Strong knowledge of LAN concepts such as VLANs, trunking (port tagging) and spanning-tree
:: Strong knowledge of WAN technologies such as EIGRP, BGP, and telco circuits (T1, T3, OC3)
:: IP addressing design and subnets
:: Experience using test equipment such as protocol analyzers and cable test sets
:: Knowledge of government grade encryption gear such as (TACLANES)
:: Knowledge of Cisco hardware
:: Knowledge of classified network design is a plus
:: Good project management skills
:: DoD 8570 training and certifications
:: Cisco and Security+ certifications

Duties and Responsibilities

== Maintain smooth operation of LAN, WAN and VPN
== Plan, evaluate, and coordinate installation and/or reconfiguration of hardware and software elements of data and/or voice communication network
== Maintain technical expertise in all areas of networks and computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, multiplexers, firewalls, hubs, bridges, gateways, etc.
== Propose solutions to management to ensure all communications requirements based on future needs and current usage, configuring such solutions to optimize cost savings.
== Prepare or ensure that appropriate network documentation exists, including operational instructions.
== Provide regular monitoring and network analysis regarding short- and long-range planning for in-house systems.
== Coordinate third-party maintenance for network equipment.
== Design network or portion of network that include selection of hardware and software packages.
== Develop technical solutions to complex problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity.
== Work is performed without appreciable direction; Exercises considerable latitude in determining technical objectives of assignment.
== Guide the successful completion of major programs and may function in a project leadership role.
== Represent the organization as the prime technical contact on contracts and projects.
== Interacts with senior external personnel on significant technical matters often requiring coordination between organizations.

Please send resume as a Microsoft Word attachment to

Amarx Search, Inc.