"For the right opportunities knock the right doors "

Network Engineer II - Al Ahmadi - Kuwait

Network Engineer II - Al Ahmadi - Kuwait

Jun 12,2017

This position requires fundamental technical background in IT networking industry, in particular, aspects like configuration, design, implementation and troubleshooting of large complex DOD enterprise networks. Candidate will be working with a team of engineers to configure, design, document, and deploy an enterprise MPLS backbone to support several million users.
Duties include but are not limited to:
Conduct coordination with planned sites to provide a program overview, document points of contact and access procedures, identify potential facilities for survey and develop a communication conduit with on-site personnel
Review survey reports to include floor plans, ducting runs and power location diagrams for completeness and compliance; Provide feedback and coordinate updates with team
Perform technical reviews of site specific work packages for compliant engineering solutions, detailed instructions to complete the implementation activity, engineering reference documents (floor space diagrams, rack/equipment diagrams, connectivity tables, etc…), comprehensive list of installation-specific Bill of Materials (BOM), instructions for required testing, and any other pertinent information
Identify implementation risks and coordinate development of solutions to mitigate impact; Document and track impacting issues through to resolution
Communicate site specific installation requirements and site preparation actions needed to support the engineering design for inclusion in Site Concurrence Memorandums
Monitor implementation milestones; Update scheduling and reporting documents
Verify all installation-specific equipment and materials are identified, provide guidance on material specifications, track material procurement, validate shipments meet requirements prior to deployment and coordinate resolution of on-site shortages
Provide guidance, technical support and problem resolution for site implementation teams installing and configuring network systems, network devices, wiring, grounding, and supporting hardware such as communications racks, patch panels, and network cable conduit/raceway(s)
Review Completion Reports to include updated (redlined) floor layout diagrams, rack elevation diagrams, inventories, and test results recording the “as-installed” site environment; Provide feedback and guidance to ensure accuracy and completeness
Conduct final quality reviews, package all documents and deliver to program customers
Support development of standardized documents, templates and processes
Communicate with project and program managers, field engineers, site personnel, government customers, and contractors on related contracts

Required Skills

Hands-on working experience with Switches, Routers, Firewalls, Load balancer etc.
Fundamental knowledge of TCP/IP and related routing protocols such as BGP, OSPF/ISIS etc.
Fundamental knowledge of MPLS protocols and services (L3VPN and L2VPN, 6PE/6VPE, etc.)
Knowledge of different circuit types and carrier technologies (Ethernet – 100G, 40G, 10G, E1/T1, OCx, ATM, SONET, DWDM etc.)
Working knowledge of Visio & MS PowerPoint to update and maintain network design and cabling documentation.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret technical procedures, documents or governmental regulations.

Required Experience

Experience interpreting detailed installation instructions and supporting documentation to facilitate network equipment implementation
Proven capability to interpret and evaluate engineering plans, site install technical design packages and supporting documentation to facilitate network equipment implementation
Working knowledge of network devices such as routers and switches; Understanding of the necessary requirements to install and support network infrastructure equipment
Expertise in confirming compliance in accordance with commercial best practices/standards and customer provided standards
Capacity to track, guide and mentor multiple teams simultaneously
Strict attention to detail; Adherence to rigid guidelines and processes; Ability to validate, update and maintain accurate records
Excellent ability for clear and concise oral and written communication; capability to interface at multiple levels and successfully present technical information
Highly proficient in Microsoft Office and SharePoint use; proficient with Microsoft Visio
Ability to work in a virtual team environment as well as independently
Preferred experience in a DoD Information Technology environment; DISA experience a plus
Current DOD Secret clearance
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in the industry

Years of Experience:

5-7 years’ experience

For further details, Please contact Click Here

Create Your Resume

Country Based Salary Graph


Oppurtunity Check

* Select Your Country

Alert Message to be displayed.