Solers provides IT infrastructure and network security support (overall program) to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) National Environmental Satellite Data and Information Service (NESDIS) to ensure systems are developed, deployed, updated, and available allowing NESDIS to fulfill its mission. Solers’ team ensures the continuous delivery of a high-performance, scalable, and secure network infrastructure. Solers installs, troubleshoots, maintains, and coordinates the use and proper operation of network systems and infrastructures; configures and manages all network systems and equipment including hardware, software, and peripheral equipment; maintains user accounts and security policies on software and hardware-based routers and switches; coordinates with Information Security personnel to ensure systems and security plans are up to date on all networking platforms; implements, documents, and coordinates network policies, procedures, and standards; and implements security procedures.
Assesses and evaluates the existing network infrastructure and architecture; manages and troubleshoots LAN/WAN environments and associated concerns; installs, configures, and maintains network infrastructure systems including switches, routers, firewalls, AAA, VPN, and other systems and appliances; installs, configures, and optimizes operating system software for network infrastructure devices; understands, configures, and optimizes network communications protocols; understands, configures, and optimizes fault tolerance and high availability systems and protocols; contributes to network design and development; recommends, initiates, and completes network implementation projects; replaces obsolete systems; troubleshoots network problems; produces and updates associated documentation; performs network administration functions; recommends and implements improvements to streamline IT processes and enhance system functionality and reliability; identifies solutions to enhance and improve efficiency, usability, performance, reliability, and cost-effectiveness; provides user-support to maximize mission capabilities.
The Network Engineer:
Ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust clearance
Solers is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other factor protected by law.