• Blackcore Network Engineering Support, TS/SCI Clearance - Afghanistan

    Job Locations US
    Job ID 2018-1200
  • Overview

    The BlackCore Network is the primary transport for all data in theater; information flows via a multiprotocol label switching (MPLS) packet switched network. All network services and classifications are aggregated over a single infrastructure while incorporating quality of service (QoS) and MPLS traffic engineering (MPLS-TE). The BlackCore network also supports US coalition partners, US government agencies, and special systems. The BlackCore network supports the distribution of US government procured commercial internet for official use.


    *Shall provide 24/7 IP/MPLS network engineering support for the design, configuration, implementation, operational management, and troubleshooting of the BlackCore network. 

    *Shall have knowledge of and proficiency in key Service Provider technologies and protocols such as DiffServ TE, VPLS. Layer 2 VPN, Layer 3 VPN, MP-BGP, EIGRP, IS-IS, MPLS/LDP, Inter-AS option B, Packet over SONET, IPSec, CSC, Internet Overlay VPNs, Remote Access VPNs, redistribution and Service Provider Quality of Service (QoS).

    *The contractor will be expected to maintain Cisco ACS and RSA SecureID servers along with Symmetricom and Microsemi NTP servers. 

    *The contractor shall maintain network diagrams using Microsoft Visio; updates shall be made within seven (7) days of network changes.

    *The contractor shall maintain compliance of network device software versions and configuration in accordance with DISA STIG policy; devices must be compliant within a 30-day notification of policy updates.

    *Shall begin troubleshooting network problems within one (1) hour of notification; resolve problems within six (6) hours unless contingent on an upstream service provider.


    *Must possess an active DoD Top Secret/SCI Clearance

    *Candidate shall meet IAT level III compliance per DOD 8570.

    *Contractor shall possess at least three (3) years of experience with Enterprise level routing.

    *Contractor shall possess at least one (1) year of experience with Service Provider level routing.  



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